Denver Back to School 2019


Date
Aug 31, 2019
City
Denver, Colorado, United States
Venue

MCA Stapleton - The Cube

Address
8371 E Northfield Blvd, Denver, CO, 80238
Details

Straight through the front door, in the main room

Organizer
Logan Day-Richter
WCA Delegate
AJ Blair
Contact
logan.dayrichter@gmail.com, ablair@worldcubeassociation.org
Information

This competition is open to any and all competitors that would like to compete. Please be sure to register early, as spots are likely to fill quickly.

Should registration fill up, you can be placed on a waiting list, in case someone else is unable to attend the competition. Please let us know at least two weeks before the competition if you are not able to attend the competition, so we can fill your slot with someone from the waiting list.

This competition is recognized as an official World Cube Association competition. Therefore, all competitors should be familiar with the WCA regulations.

Events
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 90 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $15 (United States Dollar).
The registration fee has to be paid through Stripe here once registered.
Registration fees won't be refunded under any circumstance.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators can attend for free.

Make sure to pay after registering to ensure that a spot has been saved for you.

Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 32 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 2:30.00 2 attempts to get < 1:20.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:30.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 1:30.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00
3x3x3 With Feet Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 5:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
Pyraminx Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Skewb Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Square-1 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

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Schedule for Saturday (August 31, 2019)

From 08:00 AM
To 08:30 AM
Setup/Registration
Main Room
From 08:30 AM
To 08:40 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
Main Room
From 08:40 AM
To 09:15 AM
Skewb Combined First round
Main Room
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 30.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 09:15 AM
To 09:45 AM
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round
Main Room
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
2:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:20.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 09:45 AM
To 10:45 AM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Main Room
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 32 advance to next round
From 10:45 AM
To 11:15 AM
2x2x2 Cube First round
Main Room
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 11:15 AM
To 12:00 PM
Pyraminx Combined First round
Main Room
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 30.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 12:00 PM
To 12:30 PM
Lunch
Main Room
From 12:30 PM
To 01:05 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Main Room
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 01:05 PM
To 01:40 PM
Square-1 Combined First round
Main Room
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
1:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 01:40 PM
To 02:00 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
Main Room
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 02:00 PM
To 02:15 PM
Skewb Final
Main Room
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 02:15 PM
To 02:45 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined Final
Main Room
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
1:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
From 02:45 PM
To 03:05 PM
Square-1 Final
Main Room
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
1:30.00
From 03:05 PM
To 03:30 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
Main Room
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:30.00
From 03:30 PM
To 03:55 PM
Pyraminx Final
Main Room
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 03:55 PM
To 04:20 PM
3x3x3 With Feet Combined Final
Main Room
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
5:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
From 04:20 PM
To 04:30 PM
Prep for 3x3 Finals
Main Room
From 04:30 PM
To 05:30 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Main Room
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:30 PM
To 06:00 PM
Awards
Main Room

Travel -- The closest airport to the venue is Denver International Airport, 20-30 minutes from the venue.

Lodging -- There are many close hotels, and many downtown, however, the closest hotels are the Renaissance Hotel, DoubleTree, and Holiday inn.

Food -- The venue is very close to many restaurants, within a five minute walk. The closest is Torchy's Tacos.

The venue is 25-30 minutes from downtown Denver with no traffic.

Similar to many competitions, we are looking for staff to judge, run, and scramble throughout the day. To try and avoid problems of scrambling to find staff the day of, we have prepared this form to fill out. Please fill it out if you are interested in staffing. It can be found here:

https://goo.gl/forms/0iG9Nim2fKA0kel03

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).

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.