All teams including students, coaches and mentors must have signed consent forms to participate in any FIRST events.
Electronic Consent and Release forms “cover” individuals at all 2014 FIRST competition events (students and their parents access the electronic form in STIMS; adult mentors in TIMS). If anyone on your team opts to submit a hard-copy Consent and Release form instead, please download at: Click here to open consent form.
OH FTC has a qualifying system for the state. There will be four qualifying tournaments in Cleveland, Columbus, Dayton, and Cincinnati. Approximately 25% of the teams competing in those events will advance to the FTC OH Championship Tournament.
There will be 28 teams participating in each of the qualifiers. Seven teams will advance to the state tournament.
The FTC OH Championship will host 28 teams.
Six teams will advance for the OH Championship to the North Super Regional.
Beginning in the 2013-2014 season, FTC teams in the US will advance from state or regional-level Championship Tournaments to one of four Super-Regional Tournaments, before advancing to the FTC World Championship. Ohio teams will advance to the North Super Regional in Iowa. Please refer to the Super-Regionals FAQ page for more information.
FTC Cleveland OH Qualifying Tournament
January 10-11, 2014
Cuyahoga Community College
Contact: Pat Checkel
FTC Cincinnati OH Qualifying Tournament
January 17-18, 2014
Robot/Software Inspections Friday, January 17, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Tournament Saturday, January 18, 7:30 am
St. Xavier High School
600 W. North Bend Road
Cincinnati, OH 45224
Contact: John D’ Alessandro
FTC Columbus OH Qualifying TournamentJanuary 24-25, 2014
Robot/Software Inspections Friday, January 24, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Tournament Saturday, January 25, 7:30 am
The Wellington School
Contact: Matthew Spencer
FTC Dayton OH Qualifying TournamentJanuary 31- February 1, 2014
Robot/Software Inspections Friday, January 31, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Tournament Saturday, February 1, 7:30 am
Wayne High School
FTC OH Championship Tournament
Your team must qualify through an OH Qualifier in order to participate in this event.
February 14-15, 2014
iSPACE (See directions on Contact page)