A robot with overhead spinning bars! That sounds fancy and mysterious right? Have a look at the brief description of ‘Bloodsport’ sponsored by AltParts.
Online PR News – 19-August-2021 – Bellport, New York – Alternative Parts, Inc. (API), the leader in replacement parts of CO2 and fiber lasers, press brakes, and turrets is delighted to announce its sponsorship deal for the next season of the popular discovery show BattleBots that is taking place beginning August 23rd. API is going to sponsor a robot named Bloodsport created by Bots ‘n’ Stuff Robotics in Massachusetts. The 11th season of the show is scheduled to air in December 2021.
BattleBots is an American robot combat television series. Here, competitors design and operate their armored robots. These remote-controlled robots are designed to fight in an arena as a part of a combat elimination tournament. A total of 60 teams participate in this competition across the globe. The bout lasts for three minutes in which robots try to show their authority over their competitor with strategic attacks. Robots are armored with an extensive range of weapons like spikes, sharpened lances, lifting arms, spring-loaded hammers, mechanical jaws, and many more. The show has popularity across the world as it is watched in over 150 countries. It also has the star power of UFC fighter Kenny Florian and sportscaster Chris Rose who commentates on the live-action.
AltParts will be the corporate sponsor for robot Bloodsport which is a round, red, and black robot. It’s known for its iconic little blood spatters in the tip of the weapon. Bloodsport is instantly recognized by its overhead spinning bar. Its weaponry includes all kinds of spinning bars like The Disk, Long Bar, THICC Bar, Key Blade, Tribar, etc. Bloodsport has been a part of some of the most iconic battles in the history of BattleBots. This will be Bloodsport’s 3rd season in the show.
“We loved the show Battlebots a lot and always wanted to be a part of it. We also followed the Bloodsports team for a long time as we admired their robot design and its iconic spinning weapons. We are really glad that we are finally a part of this great show through our favorite team - Bloodsport. We hope that with our sponsorship and upgrades, Bloodsport will go on to win the competition”. said Steven Glassner, General Manager, AltParts.
API’s sponsorship will help Bots ‘n’ Stuff to upgrade their last season’s model. Their last model had an impressive win percentage of 75. This year, with API’s sponsorship, BattleBots will have:
New weapon gear
Improved weapon system
Revamped electrical system
Fresh blade designs and materials
Newly optimized parts
Improved wedges and wedglets
A revamped and empowered Bloodsport definitely looks like a force to reckon with. AltParts and Bloodsport are excited to see the effect of this new partnership on their performance in the tournament. The 11th season of BattleBots is scheduled to take place from 23rd August to 4th September at Caesars Entertainment Studio, Las Vegas. Tickets are available on Eventbrite. The prices for the tickets range from $40 to $125 depending on various perks.
Alternative Parts Inc. is the manufacturer and distributor of replacement parts for machines of well-known brands like AMADA, TRUMPF, BYSTRONIC, PRIMA, etc. Based in New York, the company is known for serving its growing customer base with high-quality replacement parts and technical support & services. Altparts: (https://www.altparts.com/)