NATIONAL JUNIOR ROBOTICS COMPETITION

NATIONAL JUNIOR ROBOTICS COMPETITION

The NJRC 2018 will be held on 12 May 2018, in Johannesburg, South Africa (venue details to be confirmed).

A total of 16 competitions will be held, as follows:

Competitions
Competitor Classes Sumo Battlebots Capture the Flag
Non-Lego Antweight

Y

Y

Y

Featherweight

Y

Y

Y

Middleweight

Y

Y

Y

Lego WeDo

Y

N

N

EV3

Y

Y

Y

Open

Y

Y

Y

 

The competitions will be conducted in leagues, as follows:

  • School Students – open to all school-going children attending any school in South Africa
  • Universities and Professionals – open to all students attending a South African University (regardless of nationality), as well as organisations with Operations in South Africa, and individuals currently living in South Africa.

Leagues are based on skill-level and entrants will be allocated to a league based on the complexity of their robot. Entrants of all ages and skill levels may enter any of the competition classes.

Entry for all participants is free.

Any given team may only enter one robot to the NJRC, except Lego contenders, who may enter 2 robots.

Any given Robot may enter any number of competitions (see table above) for which it is eligible.

COMPETITION DETAILS & RULES

These can be downloaded via the button below:

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Please select ALL the competitions your team would like to participate in