Antweight World Series 58 - 29th June 2019

Place discussions about upcoming events here in this thread.

Moderators: BeligerAnt, petec, administrator

Post Reply
cmalton
Posts: 128
Joined: Tue Jul 11, 2017 6:31 am

Re: Antweight World Series 58 - 29th June 2019

Post by cmalton »

Registration is now closed.

MySolderIsOlder
Posts: 152
Joined: Mon Jul 30, 2018 1:22 pm
Location: Kent
Contact:

Re: Antweight World Series 58 - 29th June 2019

Post by MySolderIsOlder »

Absolutely gutted about this but we're going to have to drop out (both 'Team Antiquarian' and 'Anthony's Ant Army'). Anthony took a tumble playing tag at school this morning and damaged his shoulder. X-ray has confirmed nothing broken but it's a nasty sprain - he's now in a sling, can't physically operate a transmitter and won't be going anywhere for a few days. The tears of pain after the incident were as nothing compared with the flood when he learnt we wouldn't be able to come to AWS58 :(

Will just to have to move hell or high water to get to the next one (is it Basingstoke in October?)

Apologies Chris for it being so last-minute.
Stuart (Anthony's dad)

cmalton
Posts: 128
Joined: Tue Jul 11, 2017 6:31 am

Re: Antweight World Series 58 - 29th June 2019

Post by cmalton »

Thanks for letting me know and we'll make sure the necessary corrections are made on Antlog.

cmalton
Posts: 128
Joined: Tue Jul 11, 2017 6:31 am

Re: Antweight World Series 58 - 29th June 2019

Post by cmalton »

2nd from top post updated with (the usual) on-the-day stuff.

Please bring cubes if you have them - we may need them!

razerdave
Posts: 1545
Joined: Mon Jan 02, 2006 9:40 pm
Location: Carterton, Oxfordshire
Contact:

Re: Antweight World Series 58 - 29th June 2019

Post by razerdave »

Sorry to hear that Stuart, hope he makes a speedy recovery :).
Next AWS is Sheffield in September, the Antweight open is October.

User avatar
peterwaller
Posts: 3193
Joined: Fri Feb 15, 2002 12:00 am
Location: Aylesbury Bucks
Contact:

Re: Antweight World Series 58 - 29th June 2019

Post by peterwaller »

When was that decided and by who I thought as Dan offered to host the AWS as far as I knew first he would get it.

Hogi
Posts: 1002
Joined: Sun Dec 30, 2012 6:47 pm
Location: basingstoke

Re: Antweight World Series 58 - 29th June 2019

Post by Hogi »

Its ok, I think the shefield one was decided before I even announced my event. Although I could run my event as an AWS if needed. Otherwise it will be an antweight open. Either way it should be good fun. ☺
Daniel Jackson.

Team Hectic.

Many antweights

Super antweights: territorial.

Fleaweights: fleadom fighter, gaztons.

Featherweights: hectic (under construction)

Anty-social
Posts: 11
Joined: Sat May 11, 2019 2:43 pm

Re: Antweight World Series 58 - 29th June 2019

Post by Anty-social »

Does anyone want to cluster a flea as part of an ant cluster? One of the robots inside my cluster has a broken ESC and so I was wondering if anyone wanted to drive one of theirs with it. If nobody wants to I will just run the flea by itself (with ballast) :D .

cmalton
Posts: 128
Joined: Tue Jul 11, 2017 6:31 am

Re: Antweight World Series 58 - 29th June 2019

Post by cmalton »

Hi all,

Just as a heads up - this won't be quite the event I want it to be. I am certain it will be a fantastic day, but it's just not going to be up my usual standards. I'm not going to go into the details of what/how/why, but I do want you to be aware that I'm not entirely happy about the standard I feel I'm going to be delivering tomorrow caused by a number of factors outside my control. We'll do the best we can though - and I am sure you'll support me in doing so.

For those following along on mobiles and tablets - http://antlog.arc-robotics.org.uk/event/18 is the place to go (only works once the on-venue Antlog is online).

See you all in the morning.

Chris

User avatar
Kyro
Posts: 388
Joined: Fri Jan 18, 2019 12:36 am

Re: Antweight World Series 58 - 29th June 2019

Post by Kyro »

to be honest Chris, as long as theres an arena to fight in, a list with fights scheduled, a place to charge robots and gaffer tape to stick bits back together... im sure it will be a decent event...

hell, id probably still attend if it was held in a cardboard box in some back alley... in the rain... while being stabbed...

don't worry too much about anything... we all appreciate the effort you have gone to to bring us this event... the only way any of us would be let down is if it was cancelled... otherwise your all good...

see you in about 8 hours...
Team Rocket
Esper(4wd flipper)
Mantis (4wd grab 'n' lift)
Dominus (Vert SPINNAAH)
Breakout(modular cluster)
Remembering Rex (antweight cassius)
Fennec (4wd flea) former world champion

Post Reply