The empire of the queen awaits, for the robo to conquer the arena This event is a platform for participants to showcase their robotics talents and also to bring alive the football spirit. They are required to build a manually controlled or an automatic robot capable of playing soccer on an arena specially designed for the robotic soccer match. The goal of this event is to make a Soccer Playing Robot of any type (e.g. wheeled/hexapod/biped/robotic arm on wheel etc.), controlled using any mechanism, (e.g. DPDT switch based remote box, hand gesture controlled using acceleration sensor, wireless modules/devices – TV Remote, CC2500, Bluetooth etc.) to traverse the arena in a predefined path by avoiding collisions from obstacles (represents opponents), clearing different checkpoints & push/pull/kick a ball from a specified point into the goal post to score maximum points within the shortest period of time.
Round 1: Knock out Round
Number of matches may depend upon the number of participants.
Match Duration will be 6 min.
Round 2: Semi Finals
4 teams shortlisted from Knock out goes through to play the Semi finals.
All teams will have to play 1 match each against an opponent team.
Match Duration will be 8 min.
Round 3: Finals
Match Duration will be 10 min.
The score at the end of this round will decide the winner of that round.
Goals scored from inside the penalty area will earn 1 point.
Goals scored from outside the penalty area will earn 3 points.
Goals scored via the penalty kick will earn 2 points.
In case of a tie, winners will be decided via penalty shootout.
If a team gets 3 fouls, then the opposing team will get a penalty shoot from the penalty mark.
Each team can have a maximum of 2 members.
Registration fee: Rs 300/team.
Dimension of robot must not exceed 35cm x 35cm x 35cm and weight must be less than 5 kg.
Length of the robot’s wire must be at least 4m.
The ball can be either dragged or pushed by the robot .In case of jam-up of robots for more than 30s, the game will have to kickoff again as per the referee’s command.
No need of defending the goal post on your half.
If a robot hits an opponent robot intentionally, then it will be regarded as a foul.
Decision of referee will be final and binding. Any act of misbehaviour or misconduct may lead to disqualification.
The coordinators hold the right to change some of the rules without prior intimation.
Should both the members of a team be from the same college?
No, cross college participation is allowed.
Can wireless robots be used?
Yes, the use of wireless robot is permitted.
Should a team necessarily have 2 members?
No, even a single person can form a team. But maximum number of participants is limited to 2
KINDLY NOTE : Any participants from outside kerala should submit a recommendation letter from the corresponding head of the institution before the competition
PRIZES : FIRST PRIZE: 12K
SECOND PRIZE: 6K
Registration Fee: 300/team
Event Heads : Anna: 956780415