The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups (HKFYG) introduced FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) to Hong Kong in 2005 and organized “Hong Kong FLL Robotics Tournament” (FLL) and let teenagers in Hong Kong unleash their creativity & STEM potentials. Starting from 2020, FLL comprises FLL Explore and FLL Challenge, which are particularly designed for 6-10 years old and 9-16 years old students respectively.

Moreover, HKFYG newly introduced another advanced robotics competition FIRST® Tech Challenge (FTC), which provide a valuable platform for 12-18 years old youths to apply technology, engineering & mathematics as well as exchange and grow with other STEM-Loving friends.

Via the series programmes of FIRST® Hong Kong, students not only could learn various concepts of STEM, but also develop their creativity, teamwork and critical thinking, as well as cultivate their positive mind to face and solve different problems.

Updated Information

FIRST® Tech Challenge (FTC) Updated Information

FIRST Tech Challenge (Hong Kong) 2020/21

FIRST Tech Challenge Tournament was successfully held on 24 April 2021. The founder of Robocar Mr. Jonathan Tse and Mr Law Siu Shan from the Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups were invited to be the FTC Judges. The Tournament was divided into 2 sessions, i.e. the Judges Interviews and video of Robot Game. The competition was very intense and the final results are shown below.

AwardsAwarded Team
Top Ranked Team Award (1st)SKSS Village (Christian and Missionary Alliance Sun Kei Secondary School)
Top Ranked Team Award (2nd)Impetus (DIOCESAN GIRLS' SCHOOL)
Top Ranked Team Award (3rd)Project R (Pui Ching Middle School)
Top Ranked Team Award (4th)Beyonders (Carmel Secondary School)
Inspire Award FinalistProject R (Pui Ching Middle School)
Inspire Award WinnerSKSS Village (Christian and Missionary Alliance Sun Kei Secondary School)

Congratulation to all Awarded FTC Teams. See you all next year!

 

Useful Links

US FIRST® Official Website: https://www.firstinspires.org