Marin Ant Wars

Presented By Team Fatcats

Tiburon, CA, US

September 18, 2004

Event Information

Organizer: Team Fatcats
Location: Tiburon, CA US
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Starts: Sep 18, 2004
Ends: Sep 18, 2004

Robot Classes / Competitions

Category Robot Class Maximum
Pit Crew
Combat 150 g - Fairyweight 32 1 Robot None 0.00 USD 2 Per Robot
Combat 1 lb - Antweight 32 9 Robots None 0.00 USD 2 Per Robot

Event Description

Classes: Antweights (1 lb) and UK Antweights (150 gms). Double elimination in all rounds except finals.

Safety/Weigh-In: 9-10:30 am

RFL insect class rules apply. (Download PDF here)

Matches Begin: 11:00 am

Maximum entries: 32 Antweights, representing no more than 24 separate teams. (8 teams may enter two bots)

Final Qualifier for the 2004 Nationals.

Roy Hellen will be announcing.

No entry fee.

$200 Prize money: $125 for First Place in 1 lb; $75 for Second.
Trophies for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in both Ant and UK Ant classes. (Prize money and trophies to be provided by Team Fatcats)

Pit tables, chairs and possibly umbrellas will be supplied. (Pit space is outdoors)
Venue: Home of the Sauros, 9 Francisco Vista Court, Tiburon, CA.
Arena: 4 foot square with 1/4” Lexan sides and top; Stainless steel floor; One 12” wide x 9” high push-out in which robots drop approximately 20 inches into enclosed Lexan box.

Food and refreshments to be provided by Team Fatcats. Participants welcome to bring their own beverages and barbecue fare.

Participating teams should bring their own extension cords and power strips.

Hotel and motel accommodations available nearby at:

Travelodge San Francisco Mill Valley
AAA Rating
415 383-0340 707 Redwood Hwy
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Fountain Motel
(415) 332-1732 Web Site 155 Shoreline Highway
Mill Valley, CA Map

Holiday Inn Exp Mill Valley
415-332-5700 160 Shoreline Hwy
Mill Valley, CA Map

Howard Johnson Corte Madera
415 924-3570 1595 Casa Buena Dr
Corte Madera, CA Map

Best Western Corte Madera Inn
AAA Rating
415-924-1502 56 Madera Blvd
Corte Madera, CA Map

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FNF Presents Marin Ant Wars III - UK Revenge! Jan 22, 2005 Tiburon, CA, US 23 Robots
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