Kilobots - 2018 Canadian National Championships @ Sask Expo
Presented By Kilobots Combat Robot Events
Saskatoon, SK, CA
September 15 - September 16, 2018
Kilobots Combat Robot Events
Ruth / Herman
Saskatoon, SK S7J
|Starts:||Sep 15, 2018|
|Ends:||Sep 16, 2018|
Robot Classes / Competitions
|Combat||150 g - Fairyweight||Unlimited||None||Unlimited|
|Combat||1 lb - Antweight||Unlimited||None||Unlimited|
|Combat||3 lb - Beetleweight||Unlimited||None||Unlimited|
This will be the 40th Kilobots Tournament hosted by the SCRC (Saskatoon Combat Robotics Club) and takes place at the Saskatchewan Entertainment Expo September 15-16, 2018.
Test your mettle (and metal!) against the best 150g, 1lb and 3lb robots in Canada and see if you can get your name engraved on the Kilobots Cups!
Over 15,000 people will be in attendance this year, plus the full event will be televised!
Saskatchewan’s largest pop culture convention, with the best in comics, art, shopping, celebrities, cosplay and programming!
Weekend pass to the Expo is just $35 for adults and $10 for children. One free pass per team; contact us for additional passes.
Also check out the Expo celebrities! The first four announced have been Billy Dee Williams, Doug Jones, Gates McFadden, and Ryan Hurst!
Registration closes Sept 1st, two weeks prior to the event. Make sure to check out the SCRC "house rules" here: https://kilobots.com/events/rules/
Like our Facebook Page for official notifications: https://www.facebook.com/SCRCKilobots/
Builders can join our Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/Kilobots/
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 year's prizes, and we will update this as we contact our sponsors again this year!
Big Blue Saw has donated $250 in gift certificates,
BotBitz has donated $250 in gift certificates,
Robot MarketPlace has donated $250 in gift certificates,
Pololu Robotics and Electronics has donated ~$500 in parts,
SERVO Magazine has donated t-shirts, subscriptions, and dozens of copies of SERVO,
FingerTech Robotics has donated $250 in gift certificates.
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|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 (This Event)||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|