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2013 Austrian Regional Tournament Results

Here are the results for:

Overall Winners

The Overall winners for Botball are determined by Double Elimination rank, Seeding Round scores and Online and Onsite Documentation scores.

1 HTL Donaustadt (13-0623)
2 Amazeing Team (13-0603)
3 Puzzles (13-0602)
4 Vienna Institute of Technology - The Avengers (13-0228)
5 Splash Robotics - HTL Hollabrunn (13-0400)

Double Elimination

Robots from two different teams compete on the game board simultaneously in an effort to score as many points as possible, but also to keep their opponent from scoring. Double Elimination placement makes up about one-third of the overall Botball score.

1 HTL Donaustadt (13-0623)
2 Team Alpha - HTBLVA Spengergasse (13-0385)
3 Amazeing Team (13-0603)
4 Splash Robotics - HTL Hollabrunn (13-0400)


In the Seeding Rounds, team's run their robots unopposed and attempt to score the most points possible. Seeding round scores determine initial placement in the Double Elimination bracket and account for about one-third of each team's overall score.

1 Puzzles (13-0602)
2 Amazeing Team (13-0603)
3 HTL Donaustadt (13-0623)
4 TGM - RetroRobots (13-0617)

Alliance Challenge

In the Alliance Challenge, teams and their robots have to work together to score as many points as possible.

1st Place Alliance Match Puzzles (13-0602)
Team OMG - HTBLVA Spengergasse (13-0408)
2nd Place Alliance Match Puzzles (13-0602)
HTL Hollabrunn (13-0600)
2nd Place Alliance Match BAKIP21 (13-0612)
TGM - JOE (13-0618)

Outstanding Documentation

Botball teams are required to complete documentation covering their work on their competition robots. Documentation scores determine about one-third of each team's overall score.

Outstanding Documentation HTL Donaustadt (13-0623)

Judges' Choice Awards

Throughout the tournament, the judges select teams to be singled out for Judges' Choice awards for excellence in a variety of categories.


Overall Judges' Choice HTL Donaustadt (13-0623)
Spirit of Botball TGM - RetroRobots (13-0617)
KISS Award BAKIP21 (13-0612)


Outstanding Engineering Vienna Institute of Technology - iBot (13-0233)
Outstanding Engineering Amazeing Team (13-0603)
Outstanding Programming Puzzles (13-0602)
Outstanding Sub-System HTL Hollabrunn (13-0400)
Outstanding Onsite Presentation Vienna Institute of Technology - The Avengers (13-0228)

Complete Results