Bendigo Cube Blitz 2020


Date
Feb 23, 2020
City
Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
Venue

St Kilian's School Hall

Address
175 McCrae St, Bendigo VIC 3550
Details

School Hall

Organizers
Katy Knighton, Kerrie Jarman, and Speedcubing Australia
WCA Delegates
Ethan Pride and Kerrie Jarman
Contact

Speedcubing Australia

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Events
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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 80 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $15 (Australian 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.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators can attend for free.

Upon registering you will receive an email stating “Your registration for Bendigo Cube Blitz 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 support@speedcubing.org.au. All competitors still on the waiting list after 16/2/2020 will be removed.

To receive a refund you must email the organisational team at support@speedcubing.org.au before 16/2/2020. Refunds will not be issued after this date for any reason.

All registration fees include GST.

Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 5:00.00 Top 40 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 5:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 5:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:30.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3 10:00.00 cumulative *
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
Skewb First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00

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Schedule for Sunday (February 23, 2020)

From 08:50 AM
To 09:20 AM
Registration
School Hall
From 09:20 AM
To 09:35 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
School Hall
From 09:35 AM
To 10:20 AM
2x2x2 Cube First round
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 10:20 AM
To 11:20 AM
3x3x3 Cube First round
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
5:00.00
Proceed
Top 40 advance to next round
From 11:20 AM
To 12:05 PM
Skewb First round
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 12:05 PM
To 12:50 PM
Pyraminx First round
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 12:50 PM
To 01:50 PM
Lunch
School Hall
From 01:50 PM
To 02:35 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round
School Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 02:35 PM
To 03:05 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
5:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 03:05 PM
To 03:50 PM
4x4x4 Cube Combined Final
School Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:30.00
From 03:50 PM
To 04:20 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
School Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
From 04:20 PM
To 04:35 PM
Skewb Final
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 04:35 PM
To 04:50 PM
Pyraminx Final
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 04:50 PM
To 05:05 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 05:05 PM
To 05:20 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 05:20 PM
To 05:35 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
5:00.00
From 05:35 PM
To 05:50 PM
Packup
School Hall
From 05:50 PM
To 06:10 PM
Awards
School Hall

Travel

By car

The competition venue is located at 175 McCrae St, Bendigo. Bendigo is approximately 2 hours drive from Melbourne CBD.

By Train / Coach

The Vline train station is approximately 20mins walk from the venue. The competition is timed so that competitors can take the 7.30am (coach) service from Southern Cross. Please advise the organisers that you will be on the coach and we will put you in a later group.

Accomodation

Bendigo is a wonderful place to spend the weekend and the venue is close to the centre of town.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What time should I arrive at the competition?
You should arrive for registration at 8.50am. 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 to WCA Live. 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. Who can I ask for help on the day?
Your Delegates for this competition are Ethan Pride and Kerrie Jarman. Feel free to ask them any questions you may have on the day.

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?
You can find out about upcoming competitions in Australia by signing up to the Speedcubing Australia mailing list.

Q. Where can I ask other questions?
We can be reached at support@speedcubing.org.au.

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).
A cumulative time limit may be enforced (see Regulation A1a2).

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.