Gurugram: Asia’s Biggest Robotics Competition – IRC Open League is back again this year in an all-new avatar – “Bot Olympics”. In its Xth season, the competition will be held in Ambience Mall, Gurugram on 30th June 2019.
A total of 45+ teams will be participating in the event from schools such as Scottish High International School, Shri Ram School, Venkateshwar Global School et al. Also, teams from Uttrakhand, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Orissa, Maharashtra and more will also take part in the competition.
These teams will be competing in different levels – Junior, Middle and Senior divided according to the students’ ages. The grand prize will be a trophy which will be presented to the winners of the competition.
This year’s theme – ‘Bot Olympics’ focuses on encouraging children to be the best they can be and come up with agile, audacious and resolute robots which can compete in the true Olympian sense. The purpose is to inspire and motivate the youth to design and build robots which can withstand the trials and tribulations of the elite competition.
Tarun Bhalla, Founder & CEO of Avishkaar, speaks on the occasion, “IRC Open League offers an opportunity to children to participate in the competition with their friends. There is no limitation on teams. Students belonging to different schools can form a team and take part. Also, it’s a great platform for young robotics enthusiasts to let their love for all things robots shine and take centre stage.”