Welcome to the TRST blog for Sailbot. Sailbot 2013 is an international robotic competition that challenges Universities, High Schools, and hobbyists to race robotic sailboats. This year, Olin College of Engineering is hosting the competition in Gloucester, MA. With a timeline of 6 weeks, we are hacking a CR-914 one [...]Continue Reading →
The Microtransat Challenge is an international competition dedicated to the development of autonomous sailboats. The first competition started in 2006 and in 2010, Aberystwyth University and team ENSIETA competed in the first transatlantic race. Ever since, only a handful of teams have actually attempted the challenge.
Sailing across the Atlantic has never been a trivial matter, [...]Continue Reading →