Robot Competitions in the World
The official home page for the international Robot Soccer competition
CSIRO Mathematical and Information Sciences
6.270 Autonomous Robot Design Competition
MIT's famous robot competition
AAAI Mobile Robot Competition
Sponsored by the American Association for Artificial Intelligence
Aerial Robotics Competition
This is the place for smart helicopters and blimps
All-Japan Robot Sumo
Worlds largest robot competition with 3000 robots entered!
The most dangerous collection of battling robots in the world. Two hundred pound monsters who's only goal is to destroy the competition!
Their minimalist approach to robotics results in simple robots and fun competitions
Teams of High School students have six weeks to design, build, and program a mobile robot
People who like to build robots and then go out and smash them into each other
Canada First Robotic Games
Sponsored by businesses to motivate students and expand the pool of "technology literate" graduates
Annual autonomous robot competition in France
Fire Fighting Robot Contest
Autonomous robots extinguish fires in a maze
Corporations sponsor local High Schools across the US. Over 300 robots expected at the next event
Intelligent Robot Contest
Sendai, Japan. Includes pictures for those of us who can't read Japanese
International Festival of Sciences and Technologies
France's big robot competition includes walking machines and Soccer
Techno Games 2000
TV show featuring "Mechathletes" in a "Technology Olympics"
The UC Davis Micromouse page
The Micro-Robot World Cup Soccer Tournament
North East Indiana Robot Games
Three weight classes of Robot Sumo Mayhem
OCAD Sumo Robot Challenge
Bashing/crashing/smashing robots sponsored by the Ontario College of Art & Design
Robot competition sponsored by the Dallas Personal Robotics Group
Head-to-head combat with other 'bots
Canadian Robotic Destruction!
The annual competition held at the Exploratorium in San Francisco also features rope climbing, maze, and other events
A TV show in the UK
Robot Vacuum Cleaner Contest Fastest robot to vacuum 1/2 pound of rice wins!
The annual competition of the Seattle Robotics Society
Singapore Robotic Games
Eleven different competitions including legged robot race, wall climbing, and "robot battlefield"
SME Student Robotic Challenge
Long-running competition sponsored by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers
Trinity LEGO Cybernetics Challenge
A game of robot Volley Ball between teams of two robots built using Lego Mindstorms