A fun way to learn coding, engineering and problem solving
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About Lego Sumo Bots
This site provides educators, parents, students and other Lego robotics enthusiasts with the tools they need to build and program a BATTLE-READY Lego Sumo Bot.
The goal is simple:
Find joy in a unique and entertaining engineering challenge... that ends with an EPIC CLASH against a worthy opponent.
Guidelines for frame design and placement of major elements of the Sumo Bot. Tips for weight distribution, ramps, levers, sensor placement, wheel type, etc. picture - close ups of ramp, lever, sensor placement etc.
Autonomous Programming Strategies
How to creatively use your Sumo Bot sensors to outmaneuver, outflank and outwit your opponent. picture - EV3 code and Lego home code.
Build a Battle Zone
Step-by-step instructions. picture - battle board
Run a Tournament
Competition rules, guidelines and setup recommendations. Advice on how to build a Lego Sumo Bot league in your own area - picture - school competition.