2023 RoboSub Competition

We’re dialing home and headed to NIWC Pacific’s TRANSDEC in San Diego, CA for a galactic adventure of underwater robotics. Are we excited? Indeed.


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Join us this summer, from July 31 – August 6, 2023 for the 26th International RoboSub Competition. Dive into the exhilarating world of underwater robotics as we welcome you to RoboSub 2023! Prepare to be amazed as talented teams from around the globe showcase their ingenuity, technical expertise, and autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) in a thrilling display of innovation and engineering prowess. This premier international event brings together the brightest minds, pushing the boundaries of technology and exploration beneath the waves. Get ready to witness AUVs navigate underwater courses, overcome obstacles, and complete complex tasks, all while showcasing the incredible potential of autonomous underwater robotics. Join us for an unforgettable experience as we celebrate the fusion of science, technology, and the boundless possibilities that await in the deep blue sea.

This page will serve as a source of information in the coming months for the upcoming RoboSub Competition. Make sure to check back regularly for updates and new content! 

RoboSub 2023 is hosted by RoboNation, in collaboration with Naval Information Warfare Center (NIWC) Pacific and the U.S. Office of Naval Research (ONR).

Media Gallery

2023 Content:

2023 Promo Video

It’s time to dial home…

2023 Content:

Team Time

Check out our 2023 Team Times!

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2022 Recap Playlist

25 Years and Counting…

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2022 Finals – Underwater

Dive Underwater with the 2022 Finals