Utah FTC Tournament Info

Registration for the Championship for Utah teams will open Nov. 1, 2014, and is first come first served. You will need an authorization code to register, which ensures that Utah Teams get to register first.  Please email Utah FTC at: UTFTC@weber.edu to get your authorization code. Out of state teams are welcome and may register beginning Jan. 20, 2015.
 

Click Here to Register for the Utah Championship Tournament.



Event Details

What:                  The 2014/15 FIRST Tech Challenge Utah State Championship

Where:                Swenson Gymnasium

        Swenson Building Weber State University

        Ogden, Utah, 84408

        Map link: University Map

 

When:                  Saturday, February 21  

The doors will open at 7:15 am for teams. Check-in is at 7:30 am and judging will begin at 8:00 am. Coaches may NOT be present in the judging rooms during judging.

We recommend that supporters and families arrive just before the opening ceremonies which will start at 11:30 am, matches are scheduled to begin at 12:00.

Who: All FTC teams that have registered for the State Competition and their supporters. This family friendly event is free and open to the public. Supporters & spectators should arrive in time for opening ceremonies at 11:30 am. Teams & mentors should arrive at 7:30 a.m.

Food: Food & snacks will be available to purchase in the Shepard Student Union on campus. Teams may also bring in their own food.  In an effort to maintain the gym floors,  food & drinks must be consumed outside of the gym.

Teams should bring:

  • Power strip
  • Short extension cord
  • Safety glasses
  • Engineering notebook (Bring a hard copy to leave with judges at check-in)
  • Signed consent forms
  • BOM (Bill of Materials)

Please review the Event Preparation to help your team prepare for the event.

Tournament Schedule for 

Saturday February 21, 2015:

7:00 a.m.

Volunteer Check-in

7:15

Doors open to Teams

7:30

Team Check-in (Must have engineering notebook, consent forms, team safety glasses)

8:00

Judging, Hardware, Software, Field Inspection

11:00

Drivers Meeting

11:30

Opening Ceremony

12:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Qualification Matches

12:45 -1:15

Lunch - Teams must bring their own food.

3:30

Alliance Selection

4:00 – 5:30

5:30 Elimination Matches

5:30

Awards Ceremony

6:00

Break Down, Clean-up & Load-out

 

Register for the Utah Championship Tournament Here

Last years registered FTC teams:

5895 Lady Bots
7358 Ares Rovers
3648 Beehive Robotics
5667 RoboMiners
5804 Nuts and Bolts Extreme
6256 DaVinci Dragons
8280 RoboMiners II
6745 Robo Nerds
7566 Falcons
7595 Formal Robotics Team
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5770 Robotic Mustangs
8322 Murphy's Law
7925 Avenging Unicorns
5515 Roarbots
6932 Tesla Lightning
7057 Teslanators
7059 Teslatronics