Robot Smashing League Riverlands Brews & Bot Brawls


Brendan Metz :


Riverlands Bots and Brews will be the combat robot competition hosted by Robot Smashing League. We will be in the Riverlands Brewing Company Brewery in Saint Charles Illinois. We will have 1 lb (antweight) robots going head-to-head in an enclosed 4’ x 4’ arena.

The bracket will be a 4 round modified Swiss tournament going down to single elimination for the top 6 robots.

Swiss Bracket: 

Challonge has it as a 5 round swiss portion but it will be a 4 round swiss before the finals.

Finals Bracket:   


Sign Ups: There are open spots for 24 antweight (1 lbs) bots, with a limit of 2 antweight per driver. Because of the Alcohol being served this event is 21+ 

Date: October 21, 2023

Location: Riverlands Brewing Company 1860 Dean Street Unit A St. Charles, IL 60174

Venue: Pits will be either outside or in back depending on weather please bring a table, extension cord and dress warm. We will be tapping into the brewery's TVs for audience viewing.

Food: A food truck will be provided, so feel free to order food while at the event. Drinks: Alcohol is being served at the brewery, please drink responsibly. Check out their current Tap List 

Arena: 4’ x 4’, Wood Floor, No hazards

Rough Schedule:

Entry Fee: $25 per bot

Ruleset: This event will follow MRCA rules

Spectators: Spectators are welcome and free to attend and doors open at 12pm.

Social Links: Please subscribe to our Youtube Channel or check us out on Instagram or TikTok

Shop: Need any items before the event, check out

Stay-tuned for details about the livestream and feel free to email or if you have any questions.

Location: 1860 Dean St, St. Charles, IL 60174, USA


Date: Saturday, October 21, 2023

Begin: 10:00

End: 18:00

Registration: September 12, 2023 - October 20, 2023

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