Event Details

  

Bot Blast 2013
Presented By:  Dreadfully Wicked Robots
Location:  Bloomsburg, PA
Competition Date: 7/20/2013

32 Robots Registered

Registration Information:
Registration Opens:  2/23/2013
Registration Closes:  7/16/2013
Registration has Closed.
No more entries are being accepted for this event.

Are you registered for this event?
You must log in to view your registration status.

Contact Information:
Web Site: http://rfrf.webs.com
Organizer: Jeremy Campbell
Registration Coordinator: Jeremy Campbell

Competition Description:
GENERAL INFO:
Bot Blast is back in Bloomsburg, PA on July 20, 2013... Columbia Mall and Dreadfully Wicked Robots present this annual insectweight tournament (150g through 6 lb) for the 6th consecutive year. The event will take place in the center of the beautiful Columbia Mall just off I-80 in Bloomsburg, PA.

Awesome trophies, plaques, and great prizes for the top 3 in each class, including the "Golden Light Tree" Championship Trophy to each class champion. Plus special awards for Best Engineered Robot, Coolest Robot, Best Driver, and a Long Distance Award for the team that travels the furthest to attend the event. Special awards/prizes will also be given to the official Rumble winner in each class.

RULES & PROCEDURES:
Beginning with the 2013 event, Bot Blast will use its own custom rule set, which can be found on our website at http://botblast.webs.com . Our rules are very similar to those used at most insectweight robot events including NERC & RFL. Visit the Bot Blast message board at http://forums.delphiforums.com/botblast or email Event Operator Jeremy Campbell for any questions regarding the rules.

DIRECTIONS:
The Columbia Mall is just off Interstate-80 Exit 232 (Buckhorn/Bloomsburg Exit) in Bloomsburg, PA. Address is: 225 Columbia Mall Dr, Bloomsburg PA 17815.

SCHEDULE:
8:00am: Doors open & check-in begins
10:45am: Mandatory builders meeting
11:00am: First Fights
**Builders- Your robots MUST be through Safety before 10:45am or they will not be able to compete... arrive early!**
Event should be finished by 7pm
Awards Presentation to be held immediately after the final match
Please stick around a few minutes to help clean up and take down the arena

FEES:
$20 per Fleaweight (150g), $20 per Antweight (1lb), $25 per Beetleweight (3lb) and $25 per Mantisweight (6lb). Fees will be collected at the event check-in table. Cash or check. Please do not send payment before the event.

ARENA:
This year Bot Blast unveils a brand new state-of-the-art insectweight arena. Its 10 ft x 10 ft square and 6 ft tall with 1/4" lexan walls. Steel bumpers. Wood floor.
ARENA PHOTO

EVENT WAIVER:
ANYONE who enters the pit area must sign the release of liability. Everyone entering the pit area must sign one at the event when you arrive at check-in. ALL competitors or crew members under age 18 MUST ALSO have their waiver signed by a parent or legal guardian.

Complete Tournament Information including photos and videos of previous Bot Blasts can be found at our website: http://botblast.webs.com

Get ready to have a blast!
Classes:
Robot Category Robot Class Entry Fee Slots
Combat Antweight $20.00 24
Combat Beetleweight $25.00 24
Combat Fairyweight $20.00 16
Combat Mantis $25.00 16



<< Back to Event Listings


Dreadfully Wicked Robots contributed and has sole responsibility for the content on this page.
The Builders Database is a promotional tool and takes no responsibility for the accuracy of information on this page.







Web Consultants
       
In Memory Of:

Julio Roqueta
Team Loki
8/14/1980 - 6/19/2005


Copyright 2002-2019 Marc DeVidts
Legal Statements and Privacy Policy