FTC Events

Alberta Championship

Teams must qualify in one of the league championships to take part in this event.

Based on a ratio of teams from each league (Northern Alberta, Southern Alberta and Canadian Prairies Remote League), teams will qualify to the in-person FTC Alberta Championship according to the official advancement criteria.

Dates: March 4-5, 2023: 8AM to 6PM
Location: St. Joseph’s High School
Address: 110, 2700 67 Street, Red Deer, AB T4P 1C2

Northern Alberta

Round 1 (Max 16 teams)

Date: November 5: 9AM to 3PM
Location: École Maurice-Lavallée
Address: 8828 95 St, Edmonton, AB T6C 4H9

Round 2 (Max 16 teams)

Date: November 26th: 9AM to 3PM
Location: Lindsay Thurber Comprehensive High School
Address: 4204 58 St, Red Deer, AB T4N 2L6

Round 3 (Max 16 teams)

Date: December 10th: 9AM to 3PM
Location: Lacombe Composite High School
Address: 5628 56 Ave, Lacombe, AB T4L 1G6

Round 4 (Max 16 teams)

Date: January 21st: 9AM to 3PM
Location: Strathcona County Community Centre
Address: 401 Festival Ln, Sherwood Park, AB T8A 3W7

Northern Alberta Championship (Tournament)

Dates: February 4-5, 2023: 8AM to 6PM
Location: Bev Facey Community High School
Address: 99 Colwill Blvd, Sherwood Park, AB T8A 4V5

Southern Alberta Round

Round 1 (All teams)

Dates: November 18-19, 2022: 3PM to 7PM & 9AM to 3PM
Location: Joane Cardinal Schubert High School – SE Calgary
Addresse: 19480 45 St SE, Calgary, AB T3M 2P9

Round 2 (Small event)

Date: December 17th, 2022: 9AM to 3PM
Location: William Aberhart High School
Address: 3009 Morley Trail NW, Calgary, AB T2M 4G9

Round 3 (Junior High Only)

Date: January 14th 2022: 9AM to 3PM
Location: University of Calgary Schulich School of Engineering Atrium (hosted by AC Robotics)
Address: 622 Collegiate Pl NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4V8

Round 4 (Small Event)

Date: January 28th 2023: 9AM to 3PM
Location: Webber Academy
Address: 1515 93 St SW, Calgary, AB T3H 4A8

Southern Alberta Championship (Tournament)

Dates: February 11-12, 2023: 8AM to 6PM
Location: Nelson Mandela High School
Address: 45 Saddletowne Cir NE, Calgary, AB T3J 0H5

Canadian Prairies Remote League

Each remote event will follow the same progression:

  • Wednesday: Scoring system opens. Teams are encouraged to schedule robot inspection meetings if it’s their first tournament.
  • Tuesday: Scoring system closes. Teams are expected to have entered their 6 matches for the week by this point. Teams also upload video of their best match for the week (top matches are reviewed to make sure everyone is being above-board and are usually published in the celebration video)
  • Next Wednesday: FTC Alberta publishes results from the current round.

The events are scheduled as follows:

  • Round 1: November 2nd-8th, 2022
  • Round 2: December 7th-13th, 2022
  • Round 3: January 4th-10th, 2023
  • Remote Championship: 
    • Matches: January 18th-24th, 2023
    • Engineering Journal Submissions: January 25th at 6 PM, 2023
    • Virtual Judging (teams and Dean’s List): January 28th, 2022

FTC Alberta will release a celebration video after the remote Championship including a list of winners the week following the final results. There will be no celebration video for each individual round.