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Gulf Coast Robot Sports-5

Presented By Gulf Coast Robot Sports

Bradenton, FL, US

June 5, 2010

Event Information

Organizer: Gulf Coast Robot Sports
Location: Bradenton, FL US
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Starts: Jun 5, 2010
Ends: Jun 5, 2010

Registration

Starts: Apr 28, 2010 00:04 UTC
Ends: Jun 5, 2010 00:06 UTC
Wait List: Not Allowed
Entry Fees: Fee per robot (See class list)

Robot Classes / Competitions

Category Robot Class Maximum
Capacity
Currently
Registered
Entry
Fee
Pit Crew
Allowed
Combat 150 g - Fairyweight Unlimited 3 Robots 10.00 USD 3 Per Robot
Combat 1 lb - Antweight Unlimited 8 Robots 10.00 USD 3 Per Robot
Combat 3 lb - Beetleweight Unlimited 4 Robots 10.00 USD 3 Per Robot
Combat Unmodified 12 in. RC Toy Unlimited 1 Robot 0.00 USD 3 Per Robot

Event Description

Come join the Robot MarketPlace / Hobby Marketplace on June 5th for our fifth GCRS event! Bring your meanest insect-class fighting robots. Standard double elimination and RFL regulations apply. This weekend promises to be a SMASH!

Date: June 5, 2010
Location: Bradenton, Florida, at the Hobby MarketPlace/Robot MarketPlace retail store:

5129A 53rd Ave E. (SR 70)
Bradenton, FL, 34203

Organizer: Jim Smentowski
Web site: http://www.robotmarketplace.com/products/GCRS.html
call with questions: (941) 749-6030 or email jim@robotmarketplace.com

Weight classes: 150g fleaweight, 1lb Antweight, and 3lb Beetleweight. (RFL rules)
PLUS NEW- Unmodified 12" RC Toy class- see special rules below**

For standard insect classes:
All active kinetic weapons that are legal in the RFL ruleset are permitted, we have a fully enclosed and safe arena.
Arena has a 12" wide drop zone on two sides and is fully enclosed by lexan. Floor is stainless steel.

**Introducing our entirely new combat class! 

UNMODIFIED 12" RC TOY CLASS

Rules for this new class: 
No weight limit! 
Must fit inside a 12 inch diameter circle (NO exceptions)
Must be completely UNMODIFIED as it is directly from the manufacturer. No adding on wedges, weapons, etc.
Must be completely RC operated, any frequency, no tethers. 
Any RC vehicle allowed, as long as it is completely STOCK. NO entries that are originally designed as combat robots (i.e. VDD bots). 

The only modifications allowed are paint/stickers and repairs that do not change the original functionality.
Matches are a standard three minutes, with the winner determined by push-out, knock out, or crowd decision. 

The best part about it? We're letting everyone into this class enter for free!

Registration fee only $10 per robot (except for RC Toy class), enter as many as you like.

Weigh-in starts at 9am, competition starts at 11am.

Gift Certificate Prizes will be awarded to the winners of each weight class.

*if there are fewer than 3 robot entries in any one weight class, that class tournament will be canceled.

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