7.1: Making a Competition Game Plan

The best way to achieve competitive success is to go in with your personal goals identified and have a plan of attack.

Learning Objectives:

  • Review the phases of a competition and what you need to be prepared for at each step.
  • Reflect on your goals throughout this course and what you would like to accomplish in the future.
  • Create a personal plan for success in future competitions.

Part 7.1 Task List:

  1. Watch the video above to learn more about making a plan for your competition.
  2. Explore the materials tab for extra resources.
  3. Complete the Competition Game Plan Worksheet and submit the assignment as a PDF file.
  4. After completing the three tasks above, you are ready to move on to the Next Topic.

Experts Franck Marchis and Wes Faler discuss how re-evaluating your current situation and making a new plan can set you up for success.

Additional Resources:


  • 🧬 ASSIGNMENT: Game Plan
  • As you finish up the Academy and prepare to submit your final competition submissions, complete the Game Plan worksheet on how you have approached this competition or would approach a new one in the future.
  • Save the worksheet as a PDF file and submit using the assignment tool below.