Hill City Robot Combat 2018

Presented By Hill City Robot Combat

Lynchburg, VA, US

November 4, 2018

Event Information

Organizer: Hill City Robot Combat
Location: Lynchburg, VA US
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Starts: Nov 4, 2018
Ends: Nov 4, 2018

Robot Classes / Competitions

Category Robot Class Maximum
Pit Crew
Combat 1 lb - Antweight 24 7 Robots None 20.00 USD Unlimited
Combat 3 lb - Beetleweight 12 9 Robots None 20.00 USD Unlimited

Event Description

Bots are back in Lynchburg! Hosted by Vector Space, Lynchburg's makerspace, the event will take place at Virginia Episcopal School (V.E.S.). Weight classes include 1lb and 3lb full combat. Matches will take place in an 8x8 ft, polycarbonate enclosed arena with a wooden floor.


Barksdale Gymnasium at V.E.S. High School
400 V.E.S. Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24503

VES wrestling gym


The event is Nov 4th. Check-in is at 12pm. Competition begins at 1pm and is expected to end at 4pm.

We will have two open build days at Vector Space: Oct 13 and 27th from 9am-12pm. Come and use our space and tools to work on your bot and help others. Please let us know if you plan to come.


Both events (1lb and 3lb) will be a double elimination tournament and if we have the extra time we will have a rumble.


Prize details coming soon.


We will be using the SPARC ruleset found here


You will be invoiced the event fee after registering.

More details

Additional details and parking map can be found here.

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