Let the BitOlympic Games Begin!!!!
What's all the Buzz about the BitOlympics? It's a chance for you to up your game as you create awesome sports themed inventions and compete with Bitsters from 45 nations for prizes galore! Sign up today to become a BitOlympian. You can participate online or in-person!
Bitify Your Favorite Olympic Sport!
Choose from one of six design challenges, which you can always find on the Project Page by searching for #BitOlympics. Upload your project to the Project Page with the hashtag #BitOlympics in the header by noon (EST) on Sunday, July 26.
Much love goes out to the International BitOlympic Committee, who designed the challenges. Thank you, @PWHill (US), @designsaunders (US), @joey (US), @ckachris (Greece), @maria_renard (Chile), @savereykjavik (Sweden)!
Join the Global Makeathon
Join the games at your local Chapter or host an event in your area on the weekend of July 10th. Use this handy dandy BitOlympics Workshop Guide to get started, and share your event ideas, tips & tricks with the Community. Making is always better with friends!
Improve Your Maker Skills - You can do it!
This is a great chance to stretch and try something new - something you've never done before. As always, BitSTARS are available on the forums to provide advice and support. Post your invention ideas and works in progress on the Project Buzz section of the forums to get feedback and help.
There are SO MANY PRIZES for the awesomest of inventors! The winner of each sport category wins Bits of your choice up to $250, and the grand champ walks away with a One of Everything Collection! There's even a "Record Breaker" prize for the most uploaded projects! Our judges will select the winners and announce them on the Community Call on Wednesday, July 29.
For more information, check out this FAQ.