Upcoming Events:

This is just BBB events, to see all UK robot combat events click here.

Bodgebots XL: Robot Building Session

When: 16th June 2019 10:30

Where: Bristol Hackspace

FAQ / RULES / KITS: bbb.gd/bodgexl

This is great for new builders - bodge a bot together in a few hours from bits of scrap then we'll be fighting them at New Bristol Brewery at 4.30pm!

BBB June Mini Robot Wars - Bodgebots XL & Ants

When: 16th June 2019 16:30

Where: New Bristol Brewery

BBB Bodgebot XL & Ant Social at the New Bristol Brewery. Usual ant games and fights as well as a very special Bodgebots XL competition!

Past Events:
BBB March Ant Social - Robot Wars

When: 24th March 2019 16:00

Where: The Lanes

11am-3pm - Ant Clinic at Bristol Hackspace - come along and fix up your ants, or come chat about robot building if you're new!

4pm-8pm - BBB Ant Social at the Lanes - non spinner 2v2s, 1v1 double elimination comp, various games... suggestions welcome! We may have a new 'arena hazard' for you ;)

UWE Bot Brawl 2019 - Beetleweight Robot Combat Competition

When: 24th Feb 2019 11:30

Where: Students Union, UWE, BS16 1QY

Bristol Bot Builders & Official UWE Robotics Society bring you UWE's annual Beetleweight competition at the Students Union at University of West England. Sign ups required to compete in the beetle competition, spectators are welcome.

BBB6: Christmas Special Robot Wars Ant Social

When: 8th Dec 2018 19:30

Where: Cabot Cruising Club, Bristol, BS1 6SG

You don't want to miss this! Consider this our group christmas do. We've got a very special private venue for this one - a boat!, complete with a stage and a (cash only) bar, save the date! Come celebrate the end of this amazing first year of BBB with us :)

BBB5: *Spooky* Ant Social

When: 28th Oct 2018 16:00

Where: The Lanes, Bristol, BS1 2LE

We're back at the Lanes for another Antweight Robot Wars social. Everyone is welcome, bring your antweight robots or come have a go with one :) *Spooky halloween edition* so decorate your bots appropriately! More details TBA.

Ant Clinic before BBB5

When: 28th Oct 2018 11:00

Where: Bristol Hackspace, BS3 4EA

Come to the hackspace before BBB5: *Spooky* Ant Social(4pm) build, bodge and fix up your bots and also make then *spooky* for our halloween social! The hackspace has just had a recent reorg and now has lots more workspace for tinkering! Plenty of the BBB crew will be on hand if you want help with your bots :)

BBB4: Antweight Robot Wars Social

When: 19th Aug 2018 16:00

Where: The Lanes, Bristol, BS1 2LE

The Lanes have asked us back for more carnage! Everyone welcome and no sign ups required! Come have a drink and maybe some pizza and let's fight some bots.

New football pitch and gauntlet!

Ant Clinic! Robot building/tinkering session

When: 19th Aug 2018 11:00

Where: Bristol Hackspace, BS3 4EA

before our next ant social (BBB4) at the lanes, we'll be in the Bristol Hackspace fixing up bots, come help each other bot!

BBB3: UWE Beetle Bash

When: 15th July 2018 13:00

Where: UWE Students Union, BS16 1QY

Our first beetle event, in conjunction with UWE Robotics Society - a full competition and our usual ant social too! Signups for beetles will be required, click here!

1pm beetle tech check, 2pm beetle comp, 6pm antweight social (no signups required)

BBB2: Antweight Robot Wars Social

When: 28th May 2018 16:00

Where: The Lanes, Bristol, BS1 2LE

We're back and we're bigger! Come to the Lanes for a fun bank holiday Monday afternoon of robot fighting where everyone is welcome!

Now with our very own arena!

Bodgebots: Robot Building Session

When: 28th May 2018 10:00

Where: Bristol Hackspace, BS3 4EA

During the day before our next antweight social we'll be building bodgebots (max budget 25 quid bots) at Bristol Hackspace! Bring bits and bobs and bodge together a bot in a few hours :) Great for new builders!

BBB1: Antweight Robot Wars Social

When: 8th April 2018 16:00

Where: Golden Guinea, Bristol, BS1 6SX

Bristol Bot Builders (BBB) first event is happening! Roboteers & spectators welcome, bring your ant bots for a mixture of fights and games.

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