Bangalore Open 2018


Date
Oct 20 - 21, 2018
City
Bangalore, India
Venue

Tiny Tails, 5th floor, Sharavanee Square

Address
Tiny Tails, Sharavanee Square, No. 745/AB, 24th main, 15th cross, J.P.Nagar, Phase 6, Bengaluru - 560078
Organizers
Core Cubing Association and Speed Cubing Bangalore
WCA Delegate
Sachin Arvind
Contact

corecubingassociation@gmail.com sachin.sachee@outlook.com

Information

Last date for registration & payment - October17th, 2018

Drop us a mail if you have any queries. Our mail ID's can be found in contact column. Feel free to leave a WhatsApp message on +919632793602 if you have any queries.

Events
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
Create a WCA account here if you don't have one.
If this is not your first competition, associate your WCA ID to your WCA account here.
Register for this competition here.
There is a competitor limit of 100 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is ₹400 (Indian Rupee).
Registration fees won't be refunded under any circumstance.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators can attend for free.

Fee Structure:

  • Base Fee (1 event) - 400 INR
  • 2-3 events - 500 INR
  • 4-5 events - 600 INR
  • 6-7 events - 700 INR
  • 8-9 events - 800 INR

You can make the payment by clicking here

Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 40% advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:30.00 Top 10 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3 10:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00 Top 10 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
3x3x3 With Feet Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 5:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
Clock Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Skewb Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00 Top 10 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00

REGISTRATION
Q. What is the last date for registration?
A. The last date for registration is 17 October 2018.

Q. Can I register on WCA and pay at the venue?
A. Registration and payment should be made on or before 17th October 2018 only. Payment made after that will not be accepted.

Q. What is the fee for spot registration?
A. There is no Spot registration for this competition.

Q. I registered for the competition on WCA but I cannot see my name on the list of competitors. Why?
A. All participants who register and make the payment will find their name on the list of competitors within 48 hours after the payment is made. If your name is not present please check if you have registered for the competition in "Competitions" tab on the WCA website and have also made the necessary payment.

PARTICIPATION FEE
Q. What is the mode of payment?
A. The link for making the payment is given in the "Payments" section. .

Q. Can I make payment through debit card, credit card, internet banking or cash deposit in bank?
A. You may use a convenient mode of payment from the options given in the payment tab.
Cash deposits in bank will not be accepted.

RULES & REGULATIONS
Q. What are the rules for the competition?
A. Please go through the rules and regulations of competitions under World Cube Association are mentioned in this link. https://www.worldcubeassociation.org/regulations/

PARTICIPATION
Q. What is my WCA id?
A. First time participants – WCA will give you an id after the completion of the competition which you will have to use in all subsequent competitions.
Other participants – You should use your WCA id that you have already received during your first competition only.

Q. How many solves will I get?
A. Participants will get 2 solves to meet the cut-off. If the cut-off is met participant will get an additional 3 solves.

Q. Do I bring my own cubes or will cubes be provided?
A. Participants should bring their own cubes and submit it when asked for before the start of the event.

Q. What are cutoff and time limit?
A. Cut-off – Time given to a participant to determine if they can be given 5 solves. If the participant solves the puzzle within the cut-off in either of his/her first 2 attempts, they will be given a total of 5 solves.
Time Limit – Participants will be stopped from solving the puzzle if they do not meet the ‘Time Limit’ and solve will be a DNF.

Q. What is the role of a volunteer in a WCA competition?
A. A volunteer in a WCA competition helps in judging, running, scrambling, managing, etc.

Q. How do i become a volunteer?
A. Please click here in order to become a volunteer. You will get a confirmation email if approved.

Q. Will a first time participant get a chance to volunteer?
A. Yes. We will guide you through the rules.

RESULTS
Q. How do I know the results?
A. The results of each round can be found on www.cubecomps.com and will be updated during the competition. If your rank is highlighted in 'flurosent green' you have been selected for the next round.

VENUE & ACCOMMODATION
Q. How do I get to the venue?
A. Please find the directions here

Q. Will accommodation be provided for out station participants?
A. Bengaluru offers a large range of hotel choices and service apartments that can be rented. https://www.oyorooms.com/oyos-in-bangalore

OTHERS *
1. Please ensure you bring sufficient water during the competition to remain hydrated.
2. The pantry at Tiny Tails is good. We believe your palate will be satisfied with the options.
3. Please ensure that the venue remains clean. Use the dust bins!
4. Timing of each solve is verified ‘thrice’ before they are submitted to WCA. Corrections that missed our verification can be made at any time before the end of the competition as scores are submitted within 24 hours by WCA delegates from India.
5. Photography/Videography will not be allowed by parents/relatives/friends/other participants within the competition area. Only the allorted volunteers can help you with capturing photos/videos.
6. Participants can record their own solves using a *
tripod** provided it does not create any hindrance in organizing the competition.

DAY 1

From To Event Round Format Cutoff Time Limit Qualifying
09:45 10:30 3x3x3 - (Group Green) Round 1 ao5 - 10 mins Top 40% of Overall Round 1 result
10:30 11:15 3x3x3 - (Group Red) Round 1 ao5 - 10 mins Top 40% of Overall Round 1 result
11:15 11:45 2x2x2 - (Group Green) Round 1 ao5 - 10 mins Top 16 of Overall Round 1 result
11:45 12:15 2x2x2 - (Group Red) Round 1 ao5 - 10 mins Top 16 of Overall Round 1 result
12:15 12:45 Pyraminx - (Group Green) Round 1 ao5 - 10 mins Top 16 of Overall Round 1 result
12:45 13:15 Pyraminx - (Group Red) Round 1 ao5 - 10 mins Top 16 of Overall Round 1 result
13:15 13:45 LUNCH
13:45 14:30 3x3x3 - (Group Blue) Round 1 ao5 - 10 mins Top 40% of Overall Round 1 result
14:30 15:15 3x3x3 - (Group Yellow) Round 1 ao5 - 10 mins Top 40% of Overall Round 1 result
15:15 15:45 2x2x2 - (Group Blue) Round 1 ao5 - 10 mins Top 16 of Overall Round 1 result
15:45 16:15 2x2x2 - (Group Yellow) Round 1 ao5 - 10 mins Top 16 of Overall Round 1 result
16:15 16:45 Pyraminx - (Group Blue) Round 1 ao5 - 10 mins Top 16 of Overall Round 1 result
16:45 17:15 Pyraminx - (Group Yellow) Round 1 ao5 - 10 mins Top 16 of Overall Round 1 result
17:15 17:45 3x3x3 With Feet Combined Final bo2/ao5 2:30 mins 5 mins -
17:45 18:30 3x3x3 Blindfolded Final bo3 - 10 mins -

DAY 2

From To Event Round Format Cutoff Time Limit Qualifying
09:30 10:30 4x4x4 Combined Round 1 bo2/ao5 1:30 mins 10 mins Top 10
10:30 11:30 3x3x3 OH Combined Round 1 bo2/ao5 45 secs 10 mins Top 10
11:30 12:45 3x3x3 Round 2 ao5 - 10 mins Top 16
12:45 13:30 Skewb Combined Round 1 bo2/ao5 30 secs 10 mins Top 10
13:30 14:15 LUNCH
14:15 15:00 Clock Combined Final bo2/ao5 30 secs 10 mins -
15:00 15:30 3x3x3 OH Final ao5 - 10 mins -
15:30 16:00 4x4x4 Final ao5 - 10 mins -
16:00 16:30 Skewb Final ao5 - 10 mins -
16:30 17:00 Pyraminx Final ao5 - 10 mins -
17:00 17:30 2x2x2 Final ao5 - 10 mins -
17:30 18:15 3x3x3 Final ao5 - 10 mins -
18:15 18:45 Prize Distribution

Fee Structure:
Base Fee (1 event) - 400 INR

2-3 events - 500 INR

4-5 events - 600 INR

6-7 events - 700 INR

8-9 events - 800 INR

You can make the payment by clicking here

The directions for the venue can be viewed here. Closest Metro station to the venue is the JP Nagar Metro Station (green line, towards Yelachenahalli). If coming by air, The closest Metro station to the airport is the Baiyappanahalli Metro Station (purple line, you will have to change the line at the Nadaprabhu Kempegowda/ Majestic Metro station) The closest Metro Stations to the railaway Stations(Majestic, Yeshwanthpur, Krishnarajapuram, City Railway station respectively) are Nadaprabhu Kempegowda Station, Yeshwanthpur Metro Station, Baiyappanahalli Metro Station, Krantivira Sangolli Rayanna Metro Station.

There are a lot of eateries and restaurants near by. For example : McDonald's (in same bilding of the venue), Skyline Pizeria, Onesta, Sattvam, Barbecue Nation, etc.

The venue also has a good pantry.

Please click here in order to be a volunteer for this competition. You will get a confirmation email if aprooved.

Cubelelo is the title sponsor for the Competition https://www.cubelelo.com

Time limit

If you reach the time limit during your solve, the judge will stop you and your result will be DNF (see Regulation A1a4).

Cutoff

The result to beat to proceed to the second phase of a combined round (see Regulation 9g).

Format

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.