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AWS DeepRacer League

Welcome to the world's first global autonomous racing league, driven by reinforcement learning. It's time to race for prizes, glory, and a chance to advance to compete for the AWS DeepRacer League Championship Cup.

Submit your models and compete from anywhere in the world!

Race opens: May 1, 2021 to May 31, 2021

Race closed

AWS DeepRacer League
What is AWS DeepRacer

Getting started with AWS DeepRacer

Build an RL model

Create, train and tune your reinforcement learning model in the AWS DeepRacer 3D racing simulator. Start your journey for free »

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Master the basics with time-trial racing

Develop your first RL model quickly and easily in the AWS DeepRacer console, using getting started tutorials. Experiment and grow your skills by tuning and retraining your model, to successfully navigate around the track and achieve the fastest lap time!

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Master the basics with time-trial racing

Develop your first RL model quickly and easily in the AWS DeepRacer console, using getting started tutorials. Experiment and grow your skills by tuning and retraining your model, to successfully navigate around the track and achieve the fastest lap time!

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Expand your skills with head-to-head racing

Experiment with additional sensors and new training algorithms, to create an RL model capable of skillfully avoiding obstacles on the road, or detecting and predicting driving behavior of other cars in dual-car head-to-head races.

From now till 31 May, enter the AWS DeepRacer League via the AWS DeepRacer console. Particpants in the top 10 percent will advance to the Pro Division and receive a pro welcome kit complete with exclusive AWS DeepRacer gear!

Open Race

Participants in the Open Division compete in time trial format, climbing the leaderboard by completing 3 laps around the track the fastest while avoiding time penalties for going off-track. Participants in the top 10 percent at the end of the race will advance to the Pro Division and receive a pro welcome kit complete with exclusive AWS DeepRacer gear! Get started for free with AWS Free Tier »

Time Trial

Develop your first RL model quickly and easily in the AWS DeepRacer console using a single sensor configuration to achieve the fastest time!


Advance on to the Pro Division

Secure a spot in the Pro division by qualifying in the top 10% of the Open Race to compete for the AWS DeepRacer Championship Cup! Register for AWS Summit Online ANZ 2021 to access AWS DeepRacer sessions then take your model to the track and compete.

Head-to-Head

Top the leaderboard against the AWS bot car to qualify for the single-elimination race off against fellow competitors at the end of the month.

Object Avoidance

Complete the fastest lap, skillfully avoiding objects on the track, to climb the leaderboard!

Quick Guide

The quick guide to racing in AWS DeepRacer League

Step 1

Register your interest for AWS DeepRacer League.
During registration for AWS Summit Online you can sign up to receive more information and participate in the AWS DeepRacer League.

Step 2

Train a model: Whether you're new to machine learning or want to build on existing skills, train your AWS DeepRacer model to compete in the league. Login in to the console to start training and join us for the AWS DeepRacer session at the AWS Summit Online ANZ 2021.

Step 3

Take your model to the track and compete: From now till 31 May, enter the AWS DeepRacer League for a chance to compete in the AWS DeepRacer League championships.

Frequently Asked Questions

AWS DeepRacer League FAQs

Overview and registration process

  • What is AWS DeepRacer?

    AWS DeepRacer is a 1/18th scale race car that gives you an interesting and fun way to get started with reinforcement learning (RL). With AWS DeepRacer, you now have a way to get hands-on with RL, experiment, and learn through autonomous driving. You can get started with the virtual car and tracks in the cloud-based 3D racing simulator. Read all the details about it here.

  • What is the AWS DeepRacer League?

    Once you have built your model, it’s time to race! The AWS DeepRacer League is the world’s first global autonomous racing league, open to anyone. Developers can compete from anywhere in the world for prizes, glory, and a chance to advance to the AWS DeepRacer League Championship Cup.

    Racers can submit their models from May 1, 2021, 12:01am, until May 31, 2021, 11:59pm London Time.

  • How does the challenge work, how do I sign up, and how do I qualify for the prizes?

    Starting 1 May, enter the AWS DeepRacer League via the AWS DeepRacer console. Top 12 racers will receive an AWS DeepRacer Evo car and the top 10% advance on to the Pro division for a chance to compete for the AWS DeepRacer Championship Cup. Read the official rules here.