Kilobots XLIX @ Saskatoon Entertainment Expo
Presented By Kilobots Combat Robot Events
Saskatoon, SK, CA
May 6 - May 7, 2023
Kilobots Combat Robot Events
503 Ruth St W
Saskatoon, SK S7K 4E4
|Starts:||May 6, 2023|
|Ends:||May 7, 2023|
Robot Classes / Competitions
|Category||Robot Class||Competition Name||Maximum
|Combat||1 lb - Antweight||Antweight Rookies||Unlimited||6 Robots||None||0.00 CAD||1 Per Robot|
|Combat||1 lb - Antweight||Antweight Masters||Unlimited||4 Robots||None||25.00 CAD||1 Per Robot|
|Combat||3 lb - Beetleweight||Unlimited||4 Robots||None||35.00 CAD||1 Per Robot|
Explore Who Competed
This will be the 49th Kilobots Tournament hosted by the Kilobots Combat Robot Events and takes place at the Saskatchewan Entertainment Expo May 5-7, 2023.
Thursday set-up (time TBD)
Friday 4-9pm (no tournament fights today but feel free to come set up your pit and get your bot ready to go! We can safety you today if you want to sleepin a bit tomorrow.)
Saturday 9:30am-6pm (Safety and weigh-in is at 11am, fights start at 12. Forfeits WILL have to happen this event if your bot can't fight on time.)
Sunday 9:30am-5pm (we welcome help packing up the arena afterwards)
Registration closes April 29th, one week prior to the event. Make sure to check out the Kilobots "house rules" here: https://kilobots.com/events/rules/
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Venue: Saskatchewan Entertainment Expo
Saskatchewan’s largest pop culture convention, with the best in comics, art, shopping, celebrities, cosplay and programming!
Weekend pass to the Expo is just $37 for Adults and $21 for Youth 11-15yrs (children are free). One free pass per robot; please contact Kurtis for additional passes.
Also check out the Expo celebrities! The first four announced have been Jonathan Frakes, Scott Grimes, Denyse Klette, and Quelsie Cosplay!
Are there Prizes?
Yes!! Kilobots awards the top placing teams BUT ALSO there are many other awards, such as: Best Design, Most Entertaining, Most Destroyed, and the (what's the opposite of "coveted") Angle Grinder of Doom award for the robot that falls apart the most!
Along with trophies, here are last Expo's prizes, and we will update this as we contact our sponsors again this year!
Big Blue Saw donated $250 in gift certificates,
BotBitz donated $250 in gift certificates,
Robot MarketPlace donated $250 in gift certificates,
Pololu Robotics and Electronics donated ~$500 in parts,
SERVO Magazine donated t-shirts, subscriptions, and dozens of copies of SERVO,
FingerTech Robotics donated $250 in gift certificates.
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|Kilobots 52: The Paradox REGISTRATION OPEN||Jul 15, 2023||Saskatoon, SK, CA||16 Robots|
|Kilobots 50 @ Calgary Maker Faire||May 13, 2023||Calgary, AB, CA||27 Robots|
|Kilobots XLIX @ Saskatoon Entertainment Expo (This Event)||May 6, 2023||Saskatoon, SK, CA||14 Robots|
|Kilobots Rookie Ruckus - March 2023||Mar 25, 2023||Saskatoon, SK, CA||8 Robots|
|Kilobots XLVIII @ FingerTech HQ||Jan 21, 2023||Saskatoon, SK, CA||26 Robots|
|Kilobots XLVII @ FingerTech HQ||Sep 24, 2022||Saskatoon, SK, CA||18 Robots|
|Kilobots XLVI at the Calgary Maker Faire||May 14, 2022||Calgary, AB, CA|
|POSTPONED Kilobots XLV - RoboPalooza at Maker Faire 2020||May 30, 2020||Saskatoon, SK, CA|
|Kilobots XLIV - Calgary Robot Smash-Up||Oct 26, 2019||Calgary, AB, CA|
|Kilobots - 2019 Canadian National Championships||Aug 10, 2019||SK, , CA|
|Kilobots XLII - RoboPalooza at Saskatoon Maker Faire||May 25, 2019||Saskatoon, SK, CA|
|Kilobots XLI @ UofS Spectrum||Jan 12, 2019||Saskatoon, SK, CA|
|Kilobots - 2018 Canadian National Championships @ Sask Expo||Sep 15, 2018||Saskatoon, SK, CA|
|Kilobots XXXIX - RoboPalooza at Saskatoon Maker Faire||May 26, 2018||Saskatoon, SK, CA|
|Kilobots XXXVIII @ Center Mall||Jan 20, 2018||Saskatoon, SK, CA|
|Kilobots XXXVI @ Warman Legends Centre||Jun 16, 2017||Warman, SK, CA|
|Kilobots XVI @ SPECTRUM 2010||Jan 17, 2010||Saskatoon, SK, CA||25 Robots|
|Kilobots XIII||May 17, 2009||Saskatoon, SK, CA||19 Robots|
|Kilobots XII||Mar 30, 2008||Saskatoon, SK, CA||20 Robots|
|Kilobots XI||Nov 11, 2007||Saskatoon, SK, CA||21 Robots|
|Kilobots X, Spectrum 2007||Jan 21, 2007||Saskatoon, SK, CA||42 Robots|
|Kilobots IX||Feb 26, 2006||Saskatoon, SK, CA||27 Robots|
|Kilobots VII||Mar 6, 2005||Saskatoon, SK, CA||24 Robots|
|Kilobots VI||Oct 23, 2004||Humboldt, SK, CA||17 Robots|
|Kilobots V||Jun 27, 2004||Saskatoon, SK, CA||17 Robots|
|Kilobots IV||Mar 26, 2004||Saskatoon, SK, CA||10 Robots|
|Kilobots III||Jan 18, 2004||Saskatoon, SK, CA||14 Robots|
|Kilobots II||Aug 24, 2003||Saskatoon, SK, CA||12 Robots|