Ban Parity Open 2017

Apr 8 - 9, 2017
Trichy, India

National Institute of Technology

Tanjore Main Road, National Highway 67,Tiruchirappalli - 620015, Tamil Nadu, India

Barn Hall

Ban Parity Open 2017 website
Karthikeyan Eswaran
WCA Delegates
Akula Pavan Kumar and Hari Anirudh
Entry Fee

The link for the payment is in the payments tab. Registrations will only be accepted after payment has been made. There will be no on spot registrations at the door. Please register before the 2nd of April.
To ensure your registration is complete, the following instructions must be carried out.
1. Make your payment here under Ban Parity Open 2017 after reading the payment structure event wise carefully: PAY HERE
2. Register here on the WCA page for this competition under "Register" tab.
3. You will be sent a mail stating that your registration has been accepted once both the above steps have been carried out in order.

This schedule is tentative and the finalized version will be published by the 1st of April.

Participants in MBLD please note, your 3x3s strictly have to be submitted for scrambling by 8:40 AM on both days. If not, you will not be permitted to participate in the attempt on said day.

*Square-1 Finals depends on the number of participants in round 1, and on the adherance to schedule on day 2

Day 1 (8th April)

Time Stage Offstage
08:00-09:00 Registration -
09:00-10:00 3x3 MBLD Attempt 1 -
10:00-11:00 3x3 OH Round 1 4x4 Round 1
11:00-12:00 Pyraminx Round 1 Clock Combined Finals
12:00-1:00 4x4 BLD Combined Finals -
1:00-1:30 Lunch -
1:30-3:00 3x3 Round 1 3x3 Round 1
3:00-3:45 Pyraminx Finals Square-1 Round 1*
3;45-4:45 2x2 Round 1 3x3 BLD Round 1

Day 2 (9th April)

Time Stage Offstage
09:00-10:00 3x3 MBLD Attempt 2 -
10:00-11:00 3x3 Round 2 2x2 Round 2
11:00-11:45 Mega Combined Finals -
11:45-1:15 5x5 BLD Combined FInals -
1:15-1:45 Lunch -
1:45-2:15 Square-1 Finals* -
2:15-2:45 4x4 Finals -
2:45-3:15 3x3 BLD Finals -
3:15-3:45 3x3 OH Finals -
3:45-4:15 2x2 Finals -
4:15-4:45 3x3 Finals -
5:00-5:15 Prize distribution -


1) Register on WCA. (LINK)
2) Pay on Cubelelo. (LINK)
3) Wait 48 hours for your name to appear on competitors list. Contact an organizer or delegate if it does not.

Registration Fee Structure:
INR 300 for the first three events of your choice
+200 (total 500) for four or more events.

Note: If you have any difficulty in making the payment, please e-mail the organizer and we can work out other methods of payment.

NIT Trichy is located on NH67 which links Trichy and Tanjore.

From Trichy airport, we recommend Ola cabs.
From TPJ railway station, take a bus from Central Bus Stand (5 minutes walk from the station) or Ola (would cost around 300).
From Central Bus Stand, take bus #128 (infrequent) and get off at NIT stop, or take a Tanjore bus (frequent) and get off at BHEL, from here take any bus stopping at NIT.
From Chatram Bus Stand, take any direct bus to NIT (many buses available, very frequent).

Since accomodation near the college is not available, we have compiled a list of affordable accomodation (close to the bus stands) below:

Krishna Lodge
Hotel Sathyam
Hotel Guru
JK Residency
Hotel Anbu Park
Hotel Shri Swarna's Palace