FIRST Robotics Competition State Championship

Coming Fall 2022!


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FIRST ® Robotics Competition teams compete with 120-pound robots of their own design, combining the excitement of sport with the rigors of science and technology.

The state championship is sponsored by the Steve Sanghi Family Foundation, in conjunction with Arizona State University, Fulton Schools of Engineering, and Access ASU and coordinated by AZFirst.


8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.: Opening Ceremonies

8:30 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.: Qualification Matches

11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.: STEM Expo

3:15 p.m.: Alliance Selections

3:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.: Finals

5:00 p.m.: Awards Ceremony

The Challenge

In RAPID REACT presented by The Boeing Company, teams must use innovative engineering, creative thinking, and teamwork to reimagine the future of safe, high-speed travel, and lightning-fast deliveries to propel the next evolution of transportation forward – in this world and beyond.