Carolina Clock 'Stravaganza 2017

Dec 30, 2017
Matthews, North Carolina, United States

Next Level Church

4317 Stevens Mill Rd, Matthews, NC 28104

Student Center

Carolina Clock 'Stravaganza 2017 website
Carson Claud and Matthew Perry
WCA Delegate
Jacob Ambrose

Carolina Clock 'Stravaganza Organizers

Competitor Limit
Entry Fee
$10 (United States Dollar)

Clock is the main event of this competition, the winners of clock will be announced as the winners of the competition.

There is no cutoff for clock, so everyone that would like to compete in clock may do so without any pressure. If you are thinking about registering, but feel the cutoffs are too strict, go ahead and register, and let the organization team know; we may be more lenient and adjust the cutoffs depending on the turnout.

To register, please follow all Instructions on the registration payment tab. Inproper completion of these steps may result in a delay of Registration. If you do not see your name on the compeitors tab after 48 hours of registering, please contact the organizers to resolve the issue.


Please follow all instructions or else your registration may be delayed.
There is a 100 person competitor limt.

  1. Click on the register tab on the left side of the screen. In the comment section please include the name of the person who is paying for your registration.
  2. Click on the Payment Link below to pay for the competition via Paypal. To complete your registration you MUST pre-pay.
  3. In 48 hours, if you do NOT see your name on the competitors list (the tab on the left side of the screen thay says "Competitors") then please send an email to the contact on the General Info tab. Failure to do any of these steps may result in a delay in registration.

Click here to pay the registration fee.

To receive a refund for your registration please email the organizers indicating that you are cancelling your registration before Sunday, December 24, 2017, 7:00 PM EST.

Next Level Church
Address: 4317 Stevens Mill Rd,
Matthews, NC 28104

Room Details:
The student center is located behind the front building. The student center is where the event will be occuring.

There is plenty of parking at the venue

We will possibly cater chick fil a, otherwise there are multiple places to eat on highway 74

Closest hotels are located on Highway 74

Charlotte Douglas International Airport

Event # of Rounds Format Cutoff Time Time Limit # of competitors moving on to subsequent rounds
Clock 3 Rounds Average of 5 3:00 Round 2: Top-75%, Final: Top-6 (Head-To-Head)
4x4x4 Cube 2 Rounds Average of 5 1:45 2:30 Final: Top-16
5x5x5 Cube 2 Rounds Average of 5 3:00 4:00 Final: Top-12
6x6x6 Cube 1 Round Mean of 3 5:00 6:00 Round 2: Tentative
3x3x3 Blindfolded 2 Rounds Best of 3 1hC w/ 4BLD Final: Top-75%
4x4x4 Blindfolded 1 Round Best of 3 1hC w/ 3BLD
3x3x3 Multi-Blind 1 Round Best of 1 WCA

3BLD and 4BLD share the same Cumulative Limit; this means that all of one competitor's solves across both events summed must be under the cumulative limit.

Cutoff- The time a competitor must achieve within their first 2 solves (1 solve for 6x6) in order to complete the average.
Cumulative Limit(C)- The total time allowed for all attempts combined.
Time Limit - The time at which if an attempt exceeds this time, then the competitor will be awarded a DNF. For WCA Time limits, it is dependent on the regulations.
The Number of Competitors moving on to the subsequent rounds may change based on if the competition is ahead or behind schedule.
The Number of Competitors in Clock finals may be increased given competent scramblers.

Time Event
8:00 - 8:30 Set-Up and New Competitor Introduction
8:30 - 9:30 4x4 Round 1
9:30 - 10:30 5x5 Round 1
10:30 - 11:30 Clock Round 1
11:30 - 12:45 Lunch
11:30 - 12:45 BLD Round 1
11:30 - 12:45 4 BLD Final
12:45 - 1:45 6x6 Round 1
1:45 - 2:15 4x4 Final
2:15 - 2:45 Clock Round 2
2:45 - 4:00 MBLD Final
4:00 - 4:30 5x5 Final
4:30 - 5:00 BLD Final
Tentative 6x6 Final
5:00 - 5:45 Clock Final (Head-To-Head)
5:45 - 6:15 Awards/Clean-Up

We will revise the Schedule 1 week prior to the competition to reflect the number of people competing.
All times are tentative and subject to change if we are ahead or behind schedule.
We may add rounds of announced events if we run far ahead of schedule.

We are in the process of making shirts. It will have the rubiks clock on it along with the competition name, etc. If you have interest in buying a shirt, please let us know in the comments. Prices and designs of the shirts will be announced later.

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This competition will be sponsored by! They will provide prizes for the top 3 competitors in each event.