Sumo robotics is a competition where tiny robots try to push each other out of a ring. It's a way to learn programming and hardware.
Every team will have the same hardware. It can be purchased, fully assembled here. For anyone looking for more of a challenge, the disassembled kit can be found here and the motors for it can be found here
The kit can be programmed from the Arduino IDE
First Place: $250
Second Place: $150
Third Place: $100
Prizes will be awarded in the form of a VISA gift card
In the kit competition, you use a standard hardware kit and just change the software running on the device. This allows anyone from anywhere in the world to participate. We're opening this competition to everyone to compete remotely.
Teams will design their own robots or modify their kit bots to create their own fighting machines to dominate the dohyo. Robots must follow restrictions found in the rules below.
First Place: $500
Second Place: $250
Third Place: $150
Presentation Award: $100
In the scratch competition, you can customize both the hardware and software to design the ultimate fighting machine!