Join an AWS DeepRacer Community Race - AWS DeepRacer

Join an AWS DeepRacer Community Race

If you're invited to an active community race and you've entered an AWS DeepRacer race before, follow the steps below to join the invited race in the AWS DeepRacer console.

To join an AWS DeepRacer Community Race as a race participant

  1. Sign in to your AWS account in the AWS DeepRacer console.

  2. Choose Community races from the main navigation pane.

  3. On the Virtual community races page and from the list of invited races, choose the race you want to enter and then choose Enter race.

    
                                Image: Enter a AWS DeepRacer community race from the console.
  4. On the Submit model to your race page, under Model, choose a trained model and then choose Submit model.

    
                                Image: Submit a model to a AWS DeepRacer community race from the
                                    console.
  5. If your model is evaluated successfully against the racing criteria, watch the event's leaderboard to see how your model ranks against other participants.

If you're new to AWS and receive an invitation in an email message to join an AWS DeepRacer community race, choose the event link to go to the AWS DeepRacer console and then sign up for an AWS account before proceeding to join the race.

As a new AWS DeepRacer user or a first-time participant to any AWS DeepRacer race, follow the steps to join the invited race in the AWS DeepRacer console.

To join an AWS DeepRacer Community Race as a New AWS DeepRacer user

  1. Sign in to your AWS account in the AWS DeepRacer console.

  2. From the main navigation pane, under Racing league, choose Community races.

  3. When prompted for your AWS DeepRacer racer name, type an racer name as your identification across all the AWS DeepRacer leaderboards.

  4. On the invited race details page, expand Get started racing.

  5. Choose Get started with RL to get a quick introduction to training ad AWS DeepRacer model for autonomous driving.

  6. Train and evaluate your model for the invited race in the AWS DeepRacer console.

    For more information on training your model, see Train Your First AWS DeepRacer Model .

  7. Navigate to Community races to see the race you're invited to.

  8. Watch your ranking on the event leaderboard, if your model is evaluated successfully against the racing criteria.