Appleby Summer A 2023
- Aug 12, 2023
- Oakville, Ontario, Canada
Appleby College A.W.B. Alumni Centre for Athletics and Student Life
- 540 Lakeshore Rd W, Oakville, ON L6K 3P1
Double Gymnasium on the lower level of the building
- Speedcubing Canada
- WCA Delegates
- Abdullah Gulab, Alyssa Esparaz, Brady Metherall, Hevelyn Sato, Jonathan Esparaz, Liam Orovec, Michael Zheng, Nicholas McKee, Sarah Strong, and Tarandeep Mittal
- Download all the competition's details as PDF .
Appleby Summer 2023 Series
This competition is in a series with Appleby Summer B 2023. You will only be able to compete in one of these two competitions. Attempting to register for both of these competitions will result in only one of your registrations being accepted.
You must register and pay the registration fee before your registration can be accepted. Unpaid registrations will not be accepted and registration fees will not be transferred across competitions. See the Competitor List and Waiting List sections near the bottom of this page for more details.
We are working hard to meet and keep up with the demand for competitions in southern Ontario and are regularly planning and announcing more competitions. Please follow Speedcubing Canada on social media and/or join our mailing list to keep up-to-date on competition announcements.
No Food or Drink
Appleby College does not allow food or drink inside the gymnasium. Please consume any food or drink outside the gymnasium or off-site.
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Register for this competition here.
This competition is part of the Appleby Summer 2023 Competition Series. Other competitions in this Series are:
There is a competitor limit of 185 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $30 (Canadian Dollar).
The registration fee has to be paid through Stripe here once registered.
If your registration is cancelled before you will be refunded 95% of your registration fee.
Registrants on the waiting list may be accepted onto the competitor list until .
If you are a registered competitor you may change your registered events until on the Register tab.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators are only permitted as companions of competitors.
Competitors may bring at most 1 guest.
Registrants must pay the registration fee in order to be added to the competitor list. Unpaid registrations will not be accepted. Organizers manually accept registrations one at a time in the order the registration fees are paid, so your name may not appear on the competitor list immediately.
Once the competitor list reaches the 185 competitor limit, registrants who pay the registration fee will be added to the waiting list instead of the competitor list. Due to the competitor limit, completing your registration within the initial registration period does not guarantee you a spot on the competitor list.
The waiting list is ordered based on the timestamp that registrants paid the registration fee. If you are added to the waiting list you will be informed via an email. Additionally, you can ask about your position on the waiting list by emailing Speedcubing Canada.
If anyone on the competitor list deletes their registration, the person at the top of the waiting list will be moved to the competitor list. After August 5, 2023, the competitor list will be finalized and registrants who are still on the waiting list will be refunded 100% of their registration fee. Registrants on the waiting list may email Speedcubing Canada at any time to forfeit their spot on the waiting list and be refunded 100% of their registration fee.
If the competitor list fills up quickly, registration could close earlier than the originally listed date (August 5, 2023). The waiting list will close at the same time that registration closes.
|3x3x3 Cube||First round||Ao5||10:00.00||Top 12 advance to next round|
|4x4x4 Cube||First round||Bo2 / Ao5||10:00.00||2 attempts to get < 1:10.00||Top 12 advance to next round|
|6x6x6 Cube||Final||Bo1 / Mo3||10:00.00||1 attempt to get < 3:30.00|
|Clock||Final||Bo2 / Ao5||10:00.00||2 attempts to get < 15.00|
|Pyraminx||First round||Ao5||10:00.00||Top 12 advance to next round|
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Schedule for Saturday (August 12, 2023)
Cubing Out Loud will be on site selling a selection of WCA and non-WCA puzzles, lube, and other accessories. Cash and credit cards are accepted.
Cubing Out Loud is sponsoring this competition and will provide gift cards to all podium finishers for use at their online store:
1st place: $15.00
2nd place: $10.00
3rd place: $5.00
The Fastest First-Time Competitor in 3x3x3 Cube at this competition will be provided a $15.00 gift card from Cubing Out Loud! Additionally, Speedcubing Canada will present the Fastest First-Timer a plaque during the after Round 1 of 3x3x3 Cube.
The venue is a 25-minute bus ride or 12-minute drive from Oakville GO Station.
Guest parking is available in the north parking lot, just off Lakeshore Road West.
For lunch, there are several restaurants within a 5-minute drive of the venue including Harvey's, Burger King, Mr. Sub, Starbucks, and more. As a reminder, food and drink are not permitted in the gymnasium.
What is a competition series?
When two or more competitions are in a "series", it means that you can compete in one of the competitions in that series. This allows more competitors the opprotunity to compete at WCA competitions in the Greater Toronto Area.
For this series, you can compete in Appleby Summer A 2023 or Appleby Summer B 2023, but not both.
When does the competition start? When should I arrive at the venue?
The check-in desk opens at 9:00 AM, morning announcements are at 10:15 AM, and the first round of 3x3x3 Cube starts at 10:25 AM. Please see the schedule for full details.
What should I expect at my first competition?
Please watch these short videos:
If you reach the time limit during your solve, the judge will stop you and your result will be DNF (see Regulation A1a4).
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.