Online registration will be open from to .
Upon registering you will receive an email stating “Your registration for Brilliant Ballarat 2020 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. Email the organisation team at email@example.com if you encounter an issue. All registration fees include GST.
Once the competitor limit has filled, the waiting list will be opened. New registrations will be added to a waitlist and sorted in the order of payment. Waitlisted competitors will only be accepted provided one of the accepted competitors withdraws from the competition. All competitors still on the waiting list after 25/06/2020 will be removed and provided with a full refund. You may enquire about your position on the waiting list by emailing the organisation team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you can no longer make the competition you may request a refund. To receive a full refund you must email the organisational team at email@example.com by 25/06/2020. Refunds will not be issued after this date for any reason. Withdrawing enables competitors on the waiting list to attend the competition.
You may change the events you are registered for by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org by 25/06/2020. After this date it is no longer possible to add events. It is also acceptable to not show up for any event you do not wish to compete in.
|3x3x3 Cube||First round||Ao5||10:00.00||Top 40 advance to next round|
|Second round||Ao5||10:00.00||Top 12 advance to next round|
|2x2x2 Cube||First round||Ao5||2:00.00||Top 40 advance to next round|
|Second round||Ao5||2:00.00||Top 12 advance to next round|
|4x4x4 Cube||Combined First round||Bo2 / Ao5||2:30.00||2 attempts to get < 1:30.00||Top 8 advance to next round|
|5x5x5 Cube||Combined Final||Bo2 / Ao5||4:00.00||2 attempts to get < 2:00.00|
|3x3x3 Blindfolded||First round||Bo3||10:00.00 cumulative *||Top 12 advance to next round|
|Final||Bo3||10:00.00 cumulative *|
|3x3x3 One-Handed||Combined First round||Bo2 / Ao5||1:30.00||2 attempts to get < 45.00||Top 12 advance to next round|
|Pyraminx||First round||Ao5||2:00.00||Top 12 advance to next round|
|Skewb||First round||Ao5||2:00.00||Top 12 advance to next round|
|Square-1||Combined Final||Bo2 / Ao5||1:30.00||2 attempts to get < 35.00|
|4x4x4 Blindfolded||Final||Bo3||45:00.00 cumulative *|
You are viewing the schedule for the venue Minerva space.
The schedule is displayed in the timezone Australia/Melbourne.
The competition venue is located at 117 Sturt Street, Ballarat.
Please note there is a new parking system in Ballarat CBD where you can be charged to park - parking restrictions are strictly enforced!
There is free parking available at the train station located on Lydiard street, as well as in Doveton Cresent adjacent to the train station.
Please note that while some streets have free parking, time restrictions may still apply.
The venue is located approximately 450m from Ballarat Train Station. There is a 7:16 VLine train from Southern Cross Station (7:23 from Footscray Station) that arrives Saturday morning at 8:40.
The venue is located 400m from the bus interchnage on Little Bridge Street.
Q. How can I change my events?
You must make any change to your registered events by 25/06/2020. Send an email to email@example.com detailing your event changes.
Q. What time should I arrive at the competition?
You should arrive for registration at 8.30am. 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. 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. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Live results will be provided via WCALive. It may take up to an hour between times being set and them appearing online.
For the first time ever in Australia, we will be holding a 3x3x3 Rescramble event. It will be a mean of 3 format with a 3 minute time limit.
You must have a solved cube with you for this event. A scrambled cube will be provided to you under a cube cover. You must start the timer and remove the cover with no timed inspection. You must make the solved cube reach the same position as the scrambled cube before stopping the timer.
This event will be limited to 12 competitors, entry is free for registered competitors.
3x3x3 With Oven Mitts
Just like regular 3x3x3 but with Oven Mitts on your hands. It will be a mean of 3 format with a 3 minute time limit.
This event will be limited to 12 competitors, entry is free for registered competitors. Oven mitts will be supplied.
These extra events will be run in collaboration with Speedcubing Extra Events. You can sign up on the SEE competition page by signing in with your WCA ID. Note that you must also be registered for Brilliant Ballarat 2020 in order to sign up on SEE
The result to beat to proceed to the second phase of a combined 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.