The intent of the Competition Event is to bring a level of fun to the rocketry community, while encouraging innovation using new and emerging technologies. Tripoli encourages all members to participate in the Competition Event which is intended to recognize the achievements of Tripoli members who succeed in attaining difficult goals.
In recognition of those who push the envelope, the Tripoli Records committee maintains a Top-10 database for all fliers within each category below.
Tripoli launch organizers are encouraged to hold competition events at their launches. Individuals may participate in these events at Tripoli launches, or attempt to set the record for the event on their own when no competition event has been scheduled during a launch.