2011-2012 FTC World Championship

FTC World Championship

Congratulations to all the teams who participated in this year's

FIRST Tech Challenge

World Championship! 

Full List of Award Recipients

Final Elimination Ladder

Final Match Results

Bowled Over Game Logo

Edison Results

Edison Wins!

Edison Team Info

Edison Match Results

Edison Ranking Report

Final Alliances

Franklin Results

Franklin Team Info

Franklin Match Results

Franklin Ranking report

Final Alliances


When and Where:

The 2011-2012 FTC World Championship was held April 25-28 at the Edward Jones Dome, America's Center, St. Louis, Mo,  alongside the FIRST® Robotics Competition Championship and the FIRST® LEGO League World Festival. 

Which Teams Go to the World Championship?

The Inspire Award winner from each Championship Tournament will receive an automatic invitation to the World Championship.

New this year - a team may only win the Inspire Award at one Championship Tournament, and is only eligible to be considered for the Inspire Award at the first 3 Championship Tournaments they attend.

View the Advancement criteria page for a full description of the advancement process.

How do I volunteer?

Volunteers for the FIRST Tech Challenge World Championship Event must register through the FIRST Volunteer Information Management System (VIMS). Learn more about volunteering.

Essential Information:

Essential Information Document

Notice: Logitech Controller

Notice: Fields Used at World

Compass / Promote Award Submission (Submissions closed)

Available Now:

Match Lists:

(Edison) (Franklin)

Team Roster

Edison Division List

Franklin Division List

World Team History Report - Franklin

World Team History Report - Edison

For teams who will be flying with robots, please download our statement to the TSA. 

TSA Robot Letter

General Information

Visit: FIRST Housing and Reservations for:

  • Hotel Reservations & Travel Discounts

Click on the "Championship" Tab for:

  • Metro Maps
  • Package Pricing
  • Finale Information and Tickets
  • Much more

Pre-order Lunch Box

FTC Championship Spectator Schedule

FIRST Event at the Ballpark

FIRST Finale schedule

Scholarship Row

General St. Louis Information

St. Louis Resources

FTC World Championship Schedule (Subject to change)

(Download PDF)

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

12:00 Noon Team Check In
1:00 PM – 7:00 PM Team Judging Interviews – Scheduled Sessions
1:00 PM – 7:00 PM Robot Hardware, Software and Field Inspections – Scheduled Sessions
4:00 PM – 7:00 PM FIRST Robotics Conference Workshops
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM FTC Welcoming Ceremony - America's Ballroom
8:45 PM FTC Pits Close

Thursday, April 26, 2012

7:00 AM St. Louis Convention Center and Edward Jones Dome Open
7:00 AM FTC Pits Open
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM FIRST Robotics Conference Workshops
8:15 AM - 8:45 AM FTC Drivers Meeting - Edward Jones Dome
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM FTC Qualification Matches
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM Scholarship Row, Suppliers Showcase, and Sponsor & Alliance Exhibits
1:00 PM – 6:00 PM FTC Qualification Matches
6:30 PM FTC Pits Close

Friday, April 27, 2012

7:00 AM St. Louis Convention Center and Edward Jones Dome Open
7:00 AM Pits Open – All Programs
8:30 AM – 9:15 AM FIRST Championship Welcome and FRC Opening Ceremonies
9:30 AM – 12:00 PM FTC Qualification Matches
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Scholarship Row, Suppliers Showcase, and Sponsor & Alliance Exhibits
1:00 PM – 3:45 PM FTC Qualification Matches
3:45 PM – 4:30 PM FTC Alliance Selections
5:00 PM FTC Pits Close

Saturday, April 28, 2012

7:00 AM St. Louis Convention Center and Edward Jones Dome Open
7:00 AM FTC Pits Open
7:30 AM – 9:30 AM FTC Elimination Matches
9:30 AM – 10:15 AM FTC Final Matches
11:00 AM – 12:00 Noon FTC Closing Ceremonies & Awards
12:30 PM FTC Pits Close
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM FIRST Championship Closing Ceremonies
7:30 PM – 9:00 PM Plan Pending – Information Coming Soon
All times are subject to change. All times are estimated based on flow of matches. See Pit Administration for updated times.