Teams of up to 5 students compete to accomplish robotics missions using autonomous robots. Game especially puts math skills to the test.

  • Jr. Division: 5th ~ 8th grades
  • Sr. Division: 9th ~ 12th grades

The Final Game Competitions were held during the 2020 Robofest Online World Championship (ROWC) Events on October 9 (Jr) and October 10 (Sr).

Highlight Videos (Jr GolfBowl / Sr GolfBowl)

2020 Game "GolfBowl" Official Rules and Related Documents: 


GolfBowl Final Rules - Released 1/11/2020 (PDF | PPTX)    

ROWC GolfBowl 2020 Rules (PDF)

Pre-Event Checklist for ROWC GolfBowl Location Judges (PDF)

Ball Marker Jig Template (PDF)   |  Ball Marker Jig Instructions Video

GolfBowl US Score Sheet - Released 10/25/19 (PDF | Word)

Demonstration Videos:  Demo 1  |  Demo 2  |  Demo 3  |  Demo 4  |  Demo 5 | Demo 6  |  Demo 7

Proctor Instructions and Violations Report (PDF)

Judge Training Presentation  (Junior Div / Senior Div)

We hosted a Mock Online Game Competition on June 2, 2020. See the Summary Videos here:   12 min version    |      29 min version  

See the ROWC Official Kickoff Presentation Slides to learn more about the Team and Judge Registraion, Planning and Complete Schedule for the 2020 Robofest Online World Championship 

Presentation Slides for Judge Training

Judge Training Webinar Recording

Sample Unknown Factor and Tasks (UTF) Handouts - for unveiling Unknown Factors and End Task for a round



Bottle Locator Template - Letter Size: Left, Center, and Right (PDF*)
Hole-Slot Template - Ledger Size (11"x17" or 27.94cm x 43.18cm) (PDF* | Word)     |    Hole-Slot Construction Tutorial video
(*) When printing PDF template files, do not use "Fit to paper" option for scale. Use custom 100%.