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WAR Hobby Expo 2021

Presented By Western Allied Robotics

Monroe, WA, US

Oct 30, 2021 - Oct 31, 2021

Event Information

Organizer: Western Allied Robotics
Location: 14405 179th Ave SE
Monroe, WA 98272
US

Get Directions
Starts: Oct 30, 2021
Ends: Oct 31, 2021
Website: http://www.westernalliedrobotics.com

Registration

Starts: Jun 28, 2021 00:06 UTC
Ends: Oct 30, 2021 00:10 UTC

Robot Classes / Competitions

Category Robot Class Maximum
Capacity
Currently
Registered
Entry
Fee
Pit Crew
Allowed
Combat 150 g - Fairyweight Unlimited None Unlimited
Combat 1 lb - Antweight Unlimited None Unlimited
Combat Plastic Ant Unlimited None Unlimited
Combat 3 lb - Beetleweight Unlimited None Unlimited
Combat 12 lb - Hobbyweight Unlimited None Unlimited
Combat 30 lb - 30lb Sportsman's Class Unlimited None Unlimited

Event Description

Post Event Information

Thanks to everyone for helping us put on another terrific event! Here are the winners!

Sportsman - 30lb

  1. Storm Rider
  2. Grill Master
  3. Dark Shadow

Hobby - 12lb

  1. Claw Viper
  2. Quicksilver
  3. Pitbeast

Beetle - 3lb

  1. Disco Diablo
  2. Medow
  3. Slippery Slope

Ant - 1lb

  1. Ankle biter
  2. Antsaurus
  3. Flexo

Plastic Ant - 1lb

  1. Dark Skid Mark
  2. Angry Cat
  3. Totally Tubular

Fairy - 150g

  1. Dark Scalple
  2. Dark Bullit
  3. Son of Dragster

Challonge Brackets

The brackets will be filled on the day of the event.

Saturday October 30th

Antweights - https://challonge.com/Antweights_NWMHE_2021

Beetleweights - https://challonge.com/Beetleweights_NWMHE_2021

Sportsman - https://challonge.com/Sportsman_NWMHE_2021

Sunday October 31st

Fairyweights -  https://challonge.com/Fairyweights_NWMHE_2021

Plastic Antweights -  https://challonge.com/Plasticantweights_NWMHE_2021

Hobbyweights -  https://challonge.com/Hobbyweights_NWMHE_2021

 

Event Listing

This is Western Allied Robotics annual Hobby Expo Event. 

The event is free to compete in but the Hobby Expo will charge an admittance fee for everyone.  Parking is free and there will be food trucks on site.

This is a 2 day event with different robot classes running on each day. 

Saturday Oct 30th Sunday Oct 31st
Antweight Fairyweight
Beetleweight Plastic Antweight
Sportsman  Hobbyweight

The rules can be found here... along with the special Plastic Antweight rules and the Sportsman Class rules in section 4.2 of the SPARC ruleset.

Registration notice!

  • 1 bot per driver per weightclass: For the initial registration each driver will be allowed 1 bot per weight class in order to insure that there is room for new competitors.  If registration doesn't reach capacity drivers can bring additional bots.  Go ahead and register all of your bots.  I'll put the extra bots on the wait-list and update things as we get closer to the event.
  • Forefiting aginst yourself: If a team has two robots that are scheduled to compete the bots must fight each other so you'll need a radio for each robot.  If you don't want them to fight each other then the winner will be decided by a coin toss.  If a bot truely cannot continue due to damage it will be allowed to forefit at the event organizers descretion.
  • Waitlist: If registration for a weightclass is full or if you have more than 1 bot-per-driver in a weightclass, you should add yourself to the waitlist.  We typically get a fair amount of churn with registration so there is a good chance you will be moved over to the competition list.  The waitlist is first-come-first-served.

As with all WAR events, we will have our double elimination format with a single elimination final. If a weight class has 5 or fewer robots we will do a round-robin.

Schedule

Saturday Oct 30th
  9:00am-10:00am Safety
10:30am - 5:00pm Robot fighting!
  5:00pm - 6:00pm Cleanup

 

Sunday Oct 31st
  9:00am-10:00am Safety
10:30am - 2:00pm Robot fighting!
  2:00pm - 3:00pm Cleanup

Suggested Donation!

We have a suggested donation of $20 per bot to help cover our costs.  WAR events are Free for builders but we do have storage, arena maintenance and other event related expenses.  All of the money we collect goes to the Seattle Robotics Association which is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit.  Please donate if you can but donating is not a requirement to compete. 

If you have any questions please contact us.

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