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.