RoboCup 2019 takes place from the 2nd of July till the 8th of July. Both the Middle Size League (soccer robots) as the @Home League (service robots) participate in the RoboCup World Championship. This year it will be held in Sydney, Australia.
Soccer robots (MSL)
Service robots (@Home)
Find out how you can stay up to date and cheer us on during the tournaments by means of a.o.t. Twitter, Facebook and Livestreams, below. All information concerning the tournaments can be found below too.
Every year our service robot takes part in the German Open in Magdeburg. This year HERO makes his debute. On Tuesday the 30th of April, the @Home team travelled to Magdeburg. On Wednesday and Thursday there is time for the last preperations. On Friday and Saturday the competition really starts. The robots from all ten @Home teams will try to score as many points possible on several challenges. On Sunday the 5th of May, the finales take place.
Click here for the latest scores!
On April 24th, the MSL team has departed together with their soccer robots to Porto in Portugal for the “Portuguese Open”. The tournament starts with two set-up days on the April 24th and April 25th. After this, two competition days (the 26nd and 27th of April) follow and the finals will be held on the 28th of April. They will take on teams from all across Europe, with nothing less than first prize in the back of their minds! You can find the results here.
On April 24th, the @Home team is traveling with their service robots AMIGO and SERGIO to Magdeburg in Germany for the “German Open”. There, they will take on eight other teams from amongst others Mexico, Iran and Pakistan. On the 25th and 26th of April, the set-up days will take place, followed by the competition days on the 27th and 28th of April. On the 29th of April, the finals will be held! Keep an eye on the link below for all updates about the tournament!
With their second prize trophy in hand, the team is honored on the podium. Through a mobile chat app, AMIGO went to get a beer for one of the jury members, while SERGIO showed off his search and navigation skills. In addition to a thunderous tournament, there was also room this week to work on SERGIO. The finale an excellent to show all of the progress.
Click here for the results of the German Open!
From June 17th until June 21st (with the symposium on June 22nd), thirty-five teams from all over the world will come together for the world championship RoboCup that is held in Montreal (Canada). Both our teams, the soccer and service robots, are participating and in the last couple of years have always managed to position themselves somewhere in the top!