#EtharaAtHome Challenge

Design and build your own model race car then use science to race it at home! Submit your work online for a chance to be selected for the Top 50 National Race Off!



We have adapted the popular Formula Ethara STEM education program to be done at home.

  • Follow online video tutorials on how to build a prototype Formula Ethara Race car using downloaded templates and readily available resources you can easily find at home.
  • Build your car.
  • Power-up with science.
  • Race@Home.
  • Upload your work to win.
1 May - 27 May 2021
  • Ages 6 - 12
Unlimited capacity

Awards & Winners

The winners to enter the Top 50 Race Off will be announced on May 30 and sent a special free Top 50 Race Off competition pack.

All entrants will receive a participation certificate.

Trophies & YMC Experience Vouchers for EtharaAtHome Top 50 1st, 2nd and 3rd Places.

Top 50 Race Off  Winners announced at National Final June 18-20 Live Webcast Event.

List of materials

  • A4 sized card or plain paper
  • Printer
  • Scissors, Ruler, Glue, Craft Knife, Stapler, Sticky Tape
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Parental supervision
  • A computer or laptop
  • Materials from home to use for the wheels
  • A balloon
  • Plastic drinking straws
  • Device with camera to film your own Race@Home video

Hints & Tips

  • The challenge will be offered through the ADNOC STEM FOR LIFE portal.

  • Children will register and engage this way to access the main program information and video resources hosted on the Yas in Schools portal.