FIRST Canada Try a Tech and Trade

 (THE “CONTEST RULES”)  Sponsor:

The Contest is sponsored by FIRST ROBOTICS CANADA, with a mailing address of P.O. Box 518, Pickering Main, Pickering, Ontario, L1V 2R7, Canada (the “Sponsor”).


No purchase is necessary to enter or win the Contest. 

The Contest is open to residents of Canada, excluding Quebec, who are 13 (thirteen) years of age and older at the time of entry. Individuals below the age of majority in their province or territory of residence must obtain parental or legal guardian consent to participate in the contest. Proof of parental or legal guardian consent may be required at the discretion of the contest organizer.

Individuals below the age of majority must provide proof of identification to the Sponsor upon request. Employees of the Sponsor, its parent company, affiliates, advertising and promotional agencies, contest administrators, and any other entities involved in the development, production, or distribution of Contest materials, as well as individuals living in the same household as such employees or entities, are not eligible to participate in the Contest.

By participating in the Contest, entrants, or their parent or legal guardian if applicable, acknowledge their compliance with and agree to be bound by these Contest Rules. Entrants who fail to comply with any of the Contest Rules are subject to disqualification at the sole discretion of the Sponsor.

Contest Dates and Times:

The Contest begins on April 4th at 9 AM Eastern Time and ends on April 5th at 4 PM Eastern Time, (the “Contest Period”), after which time the Contest will be closed, and no further entries will be accepted for the Contest.

How to Enter:

Contest entrants will be able to “Try a Tech and Trade” at 4 (four) booths during the Provincial District Championship being held at the International Centre in Mississauga ON. Upon completion of the activity the participant will be given a ballot that they must fill out and drop into a ballot box for a chance to win. Entries limited to one entry for each booth 4 four in total per day. 

Entries that are late, lost, stolen, illegible, damaged, misdirected, mutilated, garbled, incomplete, altered or otherwise irregular, or that do not conform with or satisfy any or all of the conditions of the Contest Rules are void. 

Entrants or their parents or legal guardians, as applicable, grant Sponsor a non-exclusive license to use all entries for any purpose. No correspondence will be entered except with Selected Entrants, as defined below. 


We will be doing a draw to win 1 of 3 drill sets with over $150 value or 1 of 6 Amazon Gift Cards valued at $50 each. 

Winner Selection:

Winners will be selected once on Thursday April 4  and twice on Friday April 5 a day for a total of 3 times The selection process will be conducted randomly from all eligible entries received.

The winners will be chosen at 4PM  on each of the two day. 

Please note that the selection process will be fair and impartial, with each entry having an equal chance of being chosen as a winner. Any entries received after the designated selection time(s) will be considered for the subsequent selection period, if applicable.

Winner Notification:

Selected entrants will be notified after each draw through an announcement at pit admin. Should the Contest Sponsor not be able to find them they will be contacted by email or phone within seven (7) days of the end of the Contest Period. If a selected entrant cannot be reached within seven (7) days of the first attempt of contact, does not correctly answer the skill-testing question, or does not comply with any other conditions in these Contest Rules, the selected entrant will be disqualified, and another entrant will be selected.

Release and Indemnification:

By entering the Contest, entrants, and their parents or legal guardians, as applicable, (i) release and hold harmless the Sponsor, its parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising and promotional agencies, and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, successors, and assigns (collectively, the “Released Parties”), from any liability in connection with the Contest, the entrant’s participation therein, and/or the awarding and use/misuse of any prize or portion thereof, including without limitation, any injury, death, damage, loss, accident, delay, or other irregularity, whether arising by reason of negligence, technical malfunction, human error, or otherwise, (ii) agree to indemnify the Released Parties from any and all liability resulting or arising from the Contest and to hereby acknowledge that the Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact, or in law, relative to any prize, including express warranties provided exclusively by a prize supplier that may be sent along with a prize.

Odds of Winning:

The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Contest Period.

Skill-Testing Question:

Selected entrants will be required to correctly answer a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question to be eligible to receive a prize.

Termination or Amendment:

The Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, suspend, withdraw, or amend the Contest, in any way, in the event of an error, technical problem, or any other cause beyond the reasonable control of the Sponsor that interferes with the proper conduct of the Contest as contemplated by these Contest Rules.

General Conditions:

The Contest is subject to federal, provincial, and municipal laws and regulations. These Contest Rules are subject to change without notice to comply with any applicable federal, provincial, and municipal laws or the policy of any other entity having jurisdiction over the Sponsor. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these Contest Rules or the rights and obligations as between an entrant and the Sponsor in connection with the Contest shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other jurisdiction’s laws.

Intellectual Property:

The Sponsor or its affiliates own all intellectual property, including but not limited to trademarks, trade-names, logos, designs, promotional materials, web pages, source code, drawings, illustrations, slogans, and representations. All rights are reserved. Unauthorized copying or use of any copyrighted material or intellectual property without the express written consent of its owner is strictly prohibited.


The Sponsor respects the entrants’ privacy. The Sponsor collects and uses personal information collected from entrants to administer the Contest and award prizes. By entering the Contest, entrants consent to collecting, using, and disclosing their personal information for these purposes.