Cubing At Sea 2020

Feb 14, 2020
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States

Carnival Sunrise

1850 Eller Dr, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

The competition will take place on the 9th deck. Exact location will be emailed to competitors.



Stephen Griggs and Zachary Garber
WCA Delegate
Zachary Garber
Download all the competition's details as PDF here.

This competition will take place aboard a cruise ship!
The venue will be moving, the venue will be loud. If this is going to effect you this is not the competition for you!
The location is listed as Fort Lauderdale, Florida due to the ship departing from there. The competition itself will take place on the Caribbean Sea on the 2nd day of the cruise, which is February 14th 2020. The Cruise departs from Fort Lauderdale on February 13th 2020.

We will also be holding 2 unofficial events, mirror blocks and kilominx.

Main event
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
This competition is over, click here to display the registration requirements it used.
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 21 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $1.34 (United States Dollar).
Registration fees won't be refunded under any circumstance.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.

The registration fee for this competition is $1.34. However, in order for your registration to be approved you MUST provide proof of purchase for the cruise which the competition is taking place on. The exact cruise can be found here

You must send an email with proof of purchase or invoice with intent to purchase full ticket before registration is accepted.

Click here to display the highlights of the competition.

Jesse Hartnett won with an average of 10.65 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Stephen Griggs finished second (11.68) and Greyson Kerr finished third (11.74).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Cube Jesse Hartnett 8.40 10.65 United States 11.5610.538.4011.819.87
4x4x4 Cube Stephen Griggs 34.34 39.95 United States 40.5948.3240.8834.3438.38
5x5x5 Cube Stephen Griggs 1:08.53 1:16.32 United States 1:21.591:23.181:12.651:14.731:08.53
3x3x3 One-Handed Noah Paredes 23.34 25.73 United States 41.2224.3527.8023.3425.04
Pyraminx Noah Paredes 3.09 4.09 United States

We are very excited to bring you Cubing at Sea 2020! This will be the first competition of its kind!
The cruise will be on the Carnival Sunrise, leaving Fort Lauderdale Florida on February 13th and returning February 17th.


This competition is now full! No more registrations will be accepted!

If you are a confirmed competitor, watch your email for upcoming emails with important cruise and competition information.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the organizers or the Carnival representative Ali Abusamen at 1(800)-819-3902 extension 83160 or cell (786)-525-8805.

General FAQs

The Carnival Port is located at 1850 Eller Dr, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

The port is easily accessible from I95 and I595.
Nearly all transportation needs are covered on this webpage.

Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International Airport is located directly next to the port.

There are several nearby parking garages specifically for the cruise terminals.

Nearby Hotels:,-80.1593028,8772m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m2!2m1!6e3

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).


The result to beat to proceed to the second phase of a cutoff 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.

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