Hints, Tips & Guidance

Free Resources:

We know entering into the competition can seem daunting for first-timers (and those that have had a few years out) but rest assured that we want the competition to be as accessible as possible. So, we have developed several documents, guides, tool kits and video links to help you along the way…

Suppliers of Rocket Components: 

UK Local Model Shops

UK specialist rocket shops

European Rocket Part Stockists

Template documents:

  • Sponsorship letter  – this can be personalised to your school/youth group and distributed to local businesses to seek sponsorship for UKRoC towards associated costs, i.e. materials, insurance or travel
  • Risk Assessment – this may be required for any test launches a team may plan to undertake
  • Schools Press Release Template – this can be personalise to your school/youth group and can be distributed to local media outlets


Useful documents:


Please note: The UK Youth Rocketry Competition does NOT have an official supplier for purchasing rocket kit or equipment. If you have any queries or require any advice when purchasing rocket equipment for the competition, then please contact Jemma Keen who will then put you in touch with one of our Rocketry experts.