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State 4-H Youth Development Contact Information

Mailing/Shipping Address:
4-H Youth Development
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive, MS 3015
Moscow, ID 83844-3015

Physical Address:
Mary E. Forney Hall
1210 Blake Avenue, Room 206
Moscow, ID 83844-3015

Phone: (208) 885-6321
Fax: (208) 885-4637

Robotics Tournament Track FTC


FTC tournament

The FIRST® Tech Challenge (FTC) Tournament Track is an exciting sports-type robotics event that delivers an authentic engineering experience. Teams design, build, and program robots to compete in an alliance format against other teams. Teams, including their coaches, mentors, and volunteers, develop strategy and build robots based on sound engineering principles

Project Requirements
  • Robotics: Tournament Track | pdf | 
Some counties may have additional requirements. Contact your 4-H leader or county extension office to learn more.

Member Materials
  • LEGO® MINDSTORMS® NXT set and associated programming software
  • Tetrix or Matrix kit of parts
  • Samantha WiFi module
  • LabVIEW or RobotC programming language
  • Assembled playing field (constructed by team)
  • FTC Game Manual

Leadership Materials
  • Participate in volunteer coach/mentor training by Idaho ROKS
  • Register team with FIRST
  • FTC Coaches' Manual
  • FTC Mentor's Guide
  • Register for State Championship tournament with Idaho ROKS

Supporting materials

*Available through your county extension office.