Daksh Cube Open 2019


Date
Feb 23 - 24, 2019
City
Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India
Venue

Saastra Deemed to be University

Address
SASTRA Deemed to Be University, Thirumalaisamudram, Tamil Nadu 613401
Details

TIFAC Core Auditorium

Organizers
Chennai Cubing Club, Rahul Venkatesan, and Ram Kumar
WCA Delegate
Daniel James
Contact
cubefreak007@gmail.com, ramrk.daksh@gmail.com, chennaicubingclub@gmail.com, djames@worldcubeassociation.org
Download all the competition's details as PDF here.
Information
  • We won't be allowing late entry in the competition under any exceptions. Make sure you will be available at the venue when your name is called.
  • Make sure you carry a valid ID when you enter the venue.
  • Make sure you go through all the WCA regulations.
Events
Competitors
35
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
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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 100 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is ₹250 (Indian Rupee).
Registration fees won't be refunded under any circumstance.
On the spot registrations will be accepted with a base registration fee of ₹300 (Indian Rupee) if the competitor limit has not been reached by .
Spectators can attend for free.

Registration fee
The fee structure is Rs 200 + 50(no. of events).
For example, to participate in 3 events, you must pay, Rs 200 + 50(3) = Rs 350.
The OTS registration fee will be ₹50 (Indian Rupee) more than the online registration fee

Steps to complete registration
Step 1 - Register here by selecting the events you want to participate in.
Step 2 - Pay the registration fee through Google Pay (Tez) to the number - 8610650960 (CubeFreak007). Please mention your full name and the name of the competition (DCO'19 is enough) in the description of the payment. Once your payment is received, your registration will be accepted within a day.

Notes
1. If you fail to do online payment before registration closes, you have to do on-the-spot registration to participate in the competition.
2. You can't change the events once the registration closes.
3. The registration fee is non-refundable.
4. There is no on-spot registration. All participants must pay online.

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Vijay Kishore 8.17 9.21 India 12.029.298.179.019.32
2x2x2 Cube Saravanan Gowthaman 2.77 3.52 India 2.843.124.61DNF2.77
4x4x4 Cube Saravanan Gowthaman 32.31 34.12 India 49.3432.3835.2832.3134.71
5x5x5 Cube Saravanan Gowthaman 1:00.82 1:10.64 India 1:00.821:07.591:08.921:15.401:18.96
3x3x3 Blindfolded Anirudh Sureshram 1:17.79 DNF India 1:17.79DNFDNF
3x3x3 One-Handed Kunaal Parekh 13.39 14.03 India 14.2813.6414.7613.3914.18
3x3x3 With Feet Adithyaa Anand 30.00 33.50 India 54.0034.9230.0035.1230.45
Megaminx Rahul Venkatesan 1:08.29 1:17.48 India 1:17.491:19.731:15.221:31.801:08.29
Pyraminx Saravanan Gowthaman 3.62 4.84 India 4.623.627.364.964.95
Skewb Hariharan Sachidanandam 2.40 4.10 India 2.405.233.736.593.34
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 24 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:45.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 3:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 5:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:45.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3 20:00.00 cumulative *
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 1:30.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:30.00
3x3x3 With Feet Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 5:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
Final Ao5 5:00.00
Megaminx Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 5:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00
Skewb First round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00

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Schedule for Saturday (February 23, 2019)

From 08:30 AM
To 09:00 AM
Registration
Chith Vihar
From 09:00 AM
To 10:00 AM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
Chith Vihar
Format
Bo3
Time limit
20:00.00 cumulative *
From 10:00 AM
To 11:00 AM
5x5x5 Cube Combined Final
Chith Vihar
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
5:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:45.00
From 11:00 AM
To 12:00 PM
Megaminx Combined Final
Chith Vihar
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
5:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
From 12:00 PM
To 12:45 PM
Lunch
Chith Vihar
From 12:45 PM
To 01:45 PM
Skewb First round
Chith Vihar
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 01:45 PM
To 02:45 PM
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round
Chith Vihar
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:45.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 02:45 PM
To 03:15 PM
5x5x5 Cube
Chith Vihar
From 03:15 PM
To 03:45 PM
Skewb Final
Chith Vihar
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 03:45 PM
To 04:30 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
Chith Vihar
Format
Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
From 04:30 PM
To 05:30 PM
3x3x3 With Feet Combined First round
Chith Vihar
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
5:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:30.00

Schedule for Sunday (February 24, 2019)

From 08:30 AM
To 09:00 AM
Registration
Chith Vihar
From 09:00 AM
To 09:30 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
Chith Vihar
From 09:30 AM
To 11:30 AM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Chith Vihar
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 24 advance to next round
From 11:30 AM
To 12:30 PM
Pyraminx First round
Chith Vihar
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 12:30 PM
To 01:15 PM
Lunch
Chith Vihar
From 01:15 PM
To 02:30 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round
Chith Vihar
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
1:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 02:30 PM
To 03:30 PM
2x2x2 Cube First round
Chith Vihar
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 03:30 PM
To 04:15 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Chith Vihar
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 04:15 PM
To 04:45 PM
Pyraminx Final
Chith Vihar
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 04:45 PM
To 05:15 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
Chith Vihar
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:30.00
From 05:15 PM
To 05:45 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
Chith Vihar
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 05:45 PM
To 06:15 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Chith Vihar
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 06:15 PM
To 06:45 PM
Awards
Chith Vihar

For those of you new to cubing, WELCOME!

We wanted to let you know this event is perfectly fine for cubers of ANY age and experience. We just ask you know a couple things before coming to compete...

First, please be familiar with the WCA Regulations, found here:
https://www.worldcubeassociation.org/regulations/

Of course, those regulations contain a lot of legalese, so we have a video made specifically for new cubers, just to show them the basics of competing. This video will explain most of what any cuber competing for the first time will need to know.

If you are stoked to compete and ready to sign up, head over to the 'Registration & Payment' tab and it will guide you to the registration.

FAQs

Q: Do I use my own cube to compete?
A: YES! You are responsible for your own hardware in order to compete. This means you should bring your own cube.

Q: What is the normal age of competitors at these events?
A: All ages are welcome, but in general competitors are between 10 and 20 years old. Don't let this stop you though, everyone can and should cube!

Q: How do I find results?
A: All results are posted on the WCA page within a week after the competition finishes. However, for the day of competing, go to Cubecomps.com to find information about current events. This is also where you will find information about upcoming rounds of events. Remember, the results are entered by a human so please be patient if you do not see your results immediately.

Q: Are there age divisions?
A: Nope! All competitors compete together.

Q: I want to attend, or I have friends/family who want to attend, but not compete. Do they need to pay as well?
A: No. All spectators are free to view the competition at no cost. There is payment only to compete. But in some cases, venue will be having restriction to allow spectators depending on the competition.

Q: Can I have fun at this event?
A: HECK YES! Cubing is amazing, and we sincerely hope you enjoy the competition!

If you have any further queries, please do mail the organizers & delegates.

Travel
1. The venue is 41.2 kms from Tiruchirappalli(Trichy), and 17.8 kms from Thanjavur.
2. Frequent bus service is available from both the cities. It'll approximately take an hour from Trichy Central Bus Stand and around 15 minutes from Thanjavur New Bus Stand.
3. The nearest airport is Trichy Airport.
Accommodation
1. If you need accommodation at the venue, contact - Ram Kumar : +91 8056181095
2. If you wish, there are many Hotels and Lodges available in the above mentioned cities in various price ranges. (Note - Thanjavur is a smaller city compared to Trichy, so if you're looking for more luxury in a hotel go for one in Tiruchirappalli)

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.