[Cancelled] Altona Algorithms 2020
- Jul 31 - Aug 2, 2020
- Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Mount St Joseph Girl's College
- 133 Maidstone St, Altona VIC 3018
- Kerrie Jarman and Speedcubing Australia
- WCA Delegates
- Ethan Pride, Kerrie Jarman, and Sebastian Robbins
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There is a competitor limit of 250 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $20 (Australian Dollar).
If your registration is cancelled before you will be refunded 100% of your registration fee.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators can attend for free.
Upon registering you will receive an email stating “Your registration for Altona Algorithms 2020 is submitted and pending approval”. This does NOT mean that you are on the registration list. Competitors will not be approved until payment has been made. Please ensure you have paid the registration fees via Stripe on the register page. Your registration will not be processed until you have paid the registration fees.
Once the competitor limit has filled new registrations will be added to a waitlist to be sorted in the order of payment. Waitlisted competitors will only be accepted provided one of the accepted competitors withdraws from the competition by emailing the organisation team at firstname.lastname@example.org. All competitors still on the waiting list after 23/07/2020 will be removed.
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|3x3x3 Cube||First round||Ao5||5:00.00||Top 120 advance to next round|
|Second round||Ao5||5:00.00||Top 12 advance to next round|
|2x2x2 Cube||First round||Ao5||2:00.00||Top 12 advance to next round|
|4x4x4 Cube||First round||Bo2 / Ao5||3:00.00||2 attempts to get < 1:10.00||Top 12 advance to next round|
|5x5x5 Cube||Final||Bo2 / Ao5||4:00.00||2 attempts to get < 1:45.00|
|6x6x6 Cube||Final||Bo1 / Mo3||6:00.00||1 attempt to get < 3:30.00|
|7x7x7 Cube||Final||Bo1 / Mo3||10:00.00||1 attempt to get < 6:00.00|
|3x3x3 Blindfolded||First round||Bo3||10:00.00 cumulative *||Top 12 advance to next round|
|Final||Bo3||10:00.00 cumulative *|
|3x3x3 One-Handed||First round||Bo2 / Ao5||1:00.00||2 attempts to get < 30.00||Top 12 advance to next round|
|Megaminx||Final||Bo2 / Ao5||4:00.00||2 attempts to get < 1:45.00|
|Pyraminx||First round||Ao5||2:00.00||Top 12 advance to next round|
|Skewb||First round||Ao5||2:00.00||Top 12 advance to next round|
|Square-1||Final||Bo2 / Ao5||1:00.00||2 attempts to get < 30.00|
|4x4x4 Blindfolded||Final||Bo3||2:00:00.00 total for 5x5x5 Blindfolded Final and 4x4x4 Blindfolded Final **|
|5x5x5 Blindfolded||Final||Bo3||2:00:00.00 total for 5x5x5 Blindfolded Final and 4x4x4 Blindfolded Final **|
|3x3x3 Multi-Blind||Final||Bo1||10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00|
You are viewing the schedule for the venue Mount St Joesephs Girls College.
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Schedule for Friday (July 31, 2020)
Schedule for Saturday (August 01, 2020)
Schedule for Sunday (August 02, 2020)
The Westona train station on the Werribee line, is opposite the school.
Bus route 415 stops right out the front.
Corner of Civic Parade and Galvin St
Altona, VIC 3012.
LIMITED Street parking is available - please be mindful of local residents.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. How can I change my events?
You must amke any change your registered events before 24/07/2019. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org detailing your event changes.
Q. What time should I arrive at the competition?
You should arrive for registration at 8:30. You should be at the venue ready to compete 30 minutes before you are scheduled. Please note the schedule is subject to change on the day.
Q. How old do I have to be to compete?
Anyone can compete at any age! We encourage anyone considering to compete to register as it will be a great experience regardless of age.
Q. How fast do I have to be to compete?
To compete you only need to know how to solve the cube! Please check the events tab for information in time limits for each event.
Q. What do I need to know before the competition day?
Before attending you should have read and understood the WCA regulations . We also recommend that you watch this helpful competitor guide and read this competition tutorial. You should also know when your events are scheduled throughout the day.
Q. How do I find out if I've progressed to the second round?
Times will be uploaded through the day. Please allow up to an hour from finishing your solves to them being uploaded. After all the times of a round has been entered, you can see if you are in the following round.
Q. Can I help on the day?
Of course! Throughout the day we will need judges and runners so please see our Delegates to ask how you can best assist.
Q. How do I find out about other upcoming competitions in Australia?
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Live results will be provided via WCALive. It may take up to an hour between times being set and them appearing online.
We will be holding 3x3x3 Team-Blind at this competition in a mean of 3 format, limited to 16 teams (32 competitors). There will be a 3 minute time limit. Participation in the this event is free.
Team Blind will be run in collaboration with Speedcubing Extra Events. You can sign up on the SEE competition page by signing in with your WCA ID. Note that you must also be registered for Altona Algorithms 2020 in order to sign up on SEE
If you reach the time limit during your solve, the judge will stop you and your result will be DNF (see Regulation A1a4).
A cumulative time limit may be enforced (see Regulation A1a2).
A cumulative time limit may be enforced across rounds (see Guideline A1a2++).
The result to beat to proceed to the second phase of a cutoff round (see Regulation 9g).
The format describes how to determine the ranking of competitors based on their results. The list of allowed formats per event is described in Regulation 9b. See Regulation 9f for a description of each format.