Hill City Robot Combat V

Presented By Hill City Robot Combat

Lynchburg, VA, US

November 5, 2022

Event Information

Organizer: Hill City Robot Combat
Location: 400 V.E.S. Road
Lynchburg, VA 24503

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Starts: Nov 5, 2022
Ends: Nov 5, 2022
Website: https://vector-space.org/civicrm/event/info%3Fid%3D646%26reset%3D1

Event Organizers

Adam Spontarelli

Robot Classes / Competitions

Category Robot Class Maximum
Pit Crew
Combat 1 lb - Antweight Unlimited 17 Robots None 20.00 USD Unlimited
Combat 3 lb - Beetleweight Unlimited 13 Robots None 20.00 USD Unlimited

Event Description

It's time for a Hill City Robot Battle! Hosted by Vector Space at Virginia Episcopal School.


400 V.E.S. Road
Lynchburg, VA 24503

There will be tables to work on in the pits along with access to power outlets.

Food trucks will be on site.


Event is Saturday, Nov 5th.

  • Check-in starts at 8am
  • Weigh-in at 9am
  • Fights 10am - 2pm

Fights will be run in multiple weight classes at the same time. We will do our best to prevent time conflicts across weight classes, but they may be unavoidable. 


Antweights: 4'x4' enclosed arena with pit
Beetleweights" 8'x8' enclosed arena with pit


Fights in all weight classes will be 3 minutes.

All weight classes will compete in a double elimination tournament to decide the respective champions in their weight classes. In the event there are 5 or less robots in a class, the robots will fight round robin. Each robot will be guaranteed 2 fights at the minimum presuming they stay functional. If time permits on Sunday, grudge matches, rumbles, and/or other special exhibitions may occur. If fights do not end in a knockout, a team of judges will judge accordingly.

Standard SPARC rules apply.

Prizes include tools, robot parts, Vector Space membership and more.

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Hill City Robot Combat 2023 Nov 11, 2023 Lynchburg, VA, US 31 Robots
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Hill City Robot Combat 2019 Nov 9, 2019 Lynchburg, VA, US 31 Robots
Hill City Robot Combat 2018 Nov 4, 2018 Lynchburg, VA, US 16 Robots
Battle for Lynchburg Nov 12, 2016 Lynchburg, VA, US 13 Robots
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