Bay Area Bot Battles August 2023

Richmond, CA, US

August 19, 2023

Event Information

Organizer: Bay Area Bot Battles August 2023
Location: 603 S 8th St
Richmond, CA 94804

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Starts: Aug 19, 2023
Ends: Aug 19, 2023

Robot Classes / Competitions

Category Robot Class Maximum
Pit Crew
Combat 1 lb - Antweight Unlimited None None Unlimited
Combat 3 lb - Beetleweight Unlimited None None Unlimited

Event Description

Come to our shop in Richmond, CA to battle your combat robots in our 8'x8'x4' Beetleweight arena with wood floor & 4'x4'x2' antweight arena with steel floors. Pictures and videos of the venue are on our Facebook page. The event will include Beetleweight (3lb.) and Antweight (1lb.) combat divisions with double elimination. For robot construction guidelines and rules please refer to the SPARC Website. Please submit a photo or CAD photo of your robot with registration. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in all weight classes will receive a trophy & gift certificate to Battle Robot Kit. Limit of 2 bots, per driver, per weight class.

Battles start at 10am. Safety checks start at 8am. We will be open at 6am if some people want to come help set up and get organized.

Please bring your own folding table, chair and power strip. We have a few available if you don't have one.

Free to spectators.

$20 fee for each Antweight

$25 fee for each Beetleweight

Live video will be streamed on Twitch TV:

For any questions on the rules, please email

Help with running these events is greatly needed to move foward with this event. If you'd like to volunteer with setting up the arena, judging, pit-running, or arena tear-down please contact Brandon Kittredge: Volunteers will receive free lunch and an event T-Shirt

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