Battle of Waterloo 2019


Date
Sep 14, 2019
City
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
Venue

RIM Park

Address
2001 University Avenue East, Waterloo, ON
Details

The competition takes place at Forbes Hall, on the second floor of RIM Park.

Organizer
Sarah Strong
WCA Delegates
Abdullah Gulab and Sarah Strong
Contact

Sarah Strong

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Information

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Free pizza and pop will be provided to all registered competitors and their guests.

Events
Registration period

Online registration opened and will close .

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 200 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $20 (Canadian Dollar).
The registration fee has to be paid through Stripe here once registered.
If your registration is cancelled before you will be refunded a 100% of your registration fee.
On the spot registrations will be accepted with a base registration fee of $25 (Canadian Dollar) if the competitor limit has not been reached by .
Spectators can attend for free.

After the competitors list reaches 200 competitors, competitors will be added to the waiting list if they register AND pay the registration fee. If anyone on the competitors list deletes their registration, the person at the top of the waiting list will be moved to the competitors list. After the online registration period closes, the competitors list will close and everyone who is still on the waiting list will be refunded 100% of their registration fee.

Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 72 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 3:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Megaminx Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 3:00.00 Top 24 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00

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Schedule for Saturday (September 14, 2019)

From 08:45 AM
To 09:00 AM
Tutorial For New Competitors
Forbes Hall
From 09:00 AM
To 10:20 AM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Forbes Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 72 advance to next round
From 10:20 AM
To 11:25 AM
Pyraminx First round
Forbes Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 11:25 AM
To 12:25 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round
Forbes Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 12:25 PM
To 01:00 PM
Lunch Break
Forbes Hall
From 01:00 PM
To 02:10 PM
Megaminx Combined First round
Forbes Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 3:00.00
Proceed
Top 24 advance to next round
From 02:10 PM
To 03:30 PM
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round
Forbes Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 3:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 03:30 PM
To 04:05 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Forbes Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 04:05 PM
To 04:45 PM
Megaminx Second round
Forbes Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 04:45 PM
To 05:00 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
Forbes Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:00 PM
To 05:15 PM
Pyraminx Final
Forbes Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:15 PM
To 05:40 PM
5x5x5 Cube Final
Forbes Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:40 PM
To 06:00 PM
Megaminx Final
Forbes Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 06:00 PM
To 06:15 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Forbes Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 06:30 PM
To 06:35 PM
Award Ceremony
Forbes Hall

Vending & Prizes

Cubing Out Loud will be vending puzzles at the competition.

They will also supply prizes for the top three competitors in each event.
* First place: $15
* Second place: $10
* Third place: $5

Food

Fresh pizza and cold pop will be provided at the venue starting at 12:00.

The next nearest food option is the food court at Conestoga Mall, which is a 10-minute drive from RIM Park.

Parking

RIM Park has a large public parking lot with free parking.

Groups will be posted here after online registration closes.

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.