The Fighting Robots Association is the governing body for robotic combat and competition. Featuring robots that have competed in Robot Wars, Battlebots, Technogames and others our members make up a strong community of roboteers dedicated to the sport.
    As a professional organisation established in 2003 we oversee the safety of the sport. In addition to maintaining rules for building, fighting and judging competition robotics we provide a community for our members including an online forum and website.


    Promotion and education of all things to do with robots, of all weights, shapes and sizes.
    To provide consistency with regard to open event safety, arenas and robot build rules.
    To centralise communications, in effect be a library of contacts and to promote the sport.
    To encourage the set up of regional meeting clubs, that are either part of the FRA or affiliated to the FRA.
    To endeavour to work with other countries associations for the betterment of our sport.
    To represent roboteer interests in negotiations with other bodies.
    To generally make the roboteers lot a better one.

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    Heavyweight project

    They most certainly do exist. It can be hard to get our own fights at events simply because of the lack of numbers but hey, it'll happen. :P

    Ocracoke 27th February 2021, 23:45 Go to last post
    Team Helix

    Heavyweight project

    Lots I predict there were 10 regular attendees, then half a dozen ones that ocasionally turned up plus definately 2 or 3 new ones for this year from other

    Team Helix 27th February 2021, 19:08 Go to last post

    Heavyweight project


    Since my last post i've worked on countless designs for a heavyweight, before i finally settled on something i'm happy with.

    Iestyn 27th February 2021, 13:37 Go to last post

    Team Kaizen Build Diary

    Work has happened. Very descriptive, I know :P The chassis has been modified a little to allow the axe motor and carrier to come out in one

    Ocracoke 25th February 2021, 16:45 Go to last post
    Bad Wolf

    BotFest 4 (25th April 2020)

    I will be there 100% if it is at all possible to put on! Reallty would be amazing to have something to look forward to!

    Bad Wolf

    Bad Wolf 25th February 2021, 16:37 Go to last post

    Drill driver gearbox assemblies for sale soon.

    I have now received the assemblies, screws and motors. They arrived by carrier this morning.
    I will be putting them up for sale

    Roboteernat 24th February 2021, 11:58 Go to last post

    BotFest 4 (25th April 2020)

    Hooray! It's looking a bit vague at the moment but it sounded like pubs would potentially be allowed to do outside service by mid April, so if I can go

    McMullet 22nd February 2021, 18:38 Go to last post
    James Williams

    BotFest 4 (25th April 2020)

    I know Harry was planning to host it at one point. Whether or not he's still interested IDK, I could always ask Dave what the score is if you want.

    James Williams 22nd February 2021, 18:11 Go to last post