FMC West Melbourne 2023

Apr 2, 2023
Bacchus Marsh, Victoria, Australia

Bacchus Marsh Public Hall

207 Main St, Bacchus Marsh VIC 3340

Supper Room


Speedcubing Australia

Brianna Edwards and Speedcubing Australia
WCA Delegates
Brianna Edwards, David Edwards, and Patrick Kleverlaan
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Please note, this is an FMC only competition!

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There is a competitor limit of 50 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $25 (Australian Dollar).
If your registration is cancelled before you will be refunded 100% of your registration fee.
Registrants on the waiting list may be accepted onto the competitor list until .
On the spot registrations will be accepted with a base registration fee of $25 (Australian Dollar).
Any spectator can attend for free.


Upon registering you will receive an email stating “Your registration for FMC West Melbourne 2023 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 is not complete and will not be processed until you have paid the $25 registration fee. Contact the organisational team if you encounter an issue.

Waiting List:

  • Once the competitor limit of 50 has filled, the waiting list will be opened.
  • You must pay the $25 registration fee to be added to the waiting list.
  • New registrations will be added to a waitlist and sorted in the order of payment.
  • Waitlisted competitors will only be added to the competition if an existing competitors withdraws.
  • All competitors still on the waiting list after 31/3/2023 will be removed and provided with a full refund.
  • You may enquire about your position on the waiting list by contacting the organisational team.

Deleting Registration/Refunds:

  • If you can no longer make the competition you may request a refund.
  • To receive a full refund you must contact the organisational team by 31/3/2023.
  • Withdrawing enables us to maximise attendance and for competitors on the waiting list to attend.
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Jayden McNeill won with a mean of 22.33 moves in the 3x3x3 Fewest Moves event. Tommy Kiprillis finished second (25.00) and Putian Ye (叶溥天) finished third (34.67).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Jayden McNeill 21 22.33 Australia 222421
Event Round Format Time limit Proceed
3x3x3 Fewest Moves First round Mo3 1 hour Top 75% advance to next round
Final Mo3 1 hour

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Schedule for Sunday (April 02, 2023)

From 09:15 AM
To 09:30 AM
Supper Room
From 09:30 AM
To 10:30 AM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves First round (Attempt 1)
Supper Room
Time limit
1 hour
Top 75% advance to next round
From 10:30 AM
To 10:45 AM
Supper Room
From 10:45 AM
To 11:45 AM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves First round (Attempt 2)
Supper Room
Time limit
1 hour
Top 75% advance to next round
From 11:45 AM
To 12:00 PM
Supper Room
From 12:00 PM
To 01:00 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves First round (Attempt 3)
Supper Room
Time limit
1 hour
Top 75% advance to next round
From 01:00 PM
To 02:00 PM
Supper Room
From 02:00 PM
To 03:00 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 1)
Supper Room
Time limit
1 hour
From 03:00 PM
To 03:15 PM
Supper Room
From 03:15 PM
To 04:15 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 2)
Supper Room
Time limit
1 hour
From 04:15 PM
To 04:30 PM
Supper Room
From 04:30 PM
To 05:30 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 3)
Supper Room
Time limit
1 hour
From 05:30 PM
To 05:45 PM
Supper Room

Spectators are permitted and may enter FREE of charge.

We encourage spectators and it is often good to come watch first to understand how a competition operates. You will then know what to do when you do compete. There are also plenty of opportunities to get involved as a volunteer. If you would a judging tutorial please approach a Delegate, they will be wearing the bright red polo shirts.


Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What time should I arrive at the competition?
You should arrive for registration at 9:15AM

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 the regulations relevant to an FMC competition which can be found here

Q. How can I prepare before the competition day?
Before attending you should have read and understood the WCA regulations. Here is condensed version of the competitor tutorial. . You may also like to watch this helpful competitor guide.

Q. What do I need to bring?
You need to bring a puzzle for each event you are signed up to compete in - make sure they are allowed per the WCA regulations. We also recommend you bring a water bottle. Many competitors also bring a 'warm up cube' to use between submitting their puzzle for scrambling and starting their official solve. All timing equipment is provided by Speedcubing Australia.

Q. How do I find out if I've progressed to the second round?
Times will be uploaded through the day onto WCA Live. After all the times of a round has been entered, you can see if you are in the following round.

Q. Who can I ask for help on the day?
Your Delegates for this competition are David Edwards, Patrick Kleverlaan, Lennon Hughes & Brianna Edwards feel free to ask them any questions you may have on the day.

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: How do I get a WCA ID?
After official results are posted after the competitions you will receive an email with information on your WCA ID.

Q: I lost a puzzle at the competition, what should I do?
There are hundreds of puzzles at these events, make sure to keep yours together so you don't lose them! Keeping them in a bag and looking after it at all times is recommended. If you do lose a puzzle (or anything else), please speak to us at the event or contact the organisational team, it is possible someone has handed it in to us.

Q. Where can I ask other questions?
The organisational team can answer all your questions.


Bacchus Marsh Public Hall

By car

The competition venue is located at 207 Main Street Bacchus Marsh Victoria. Ample off street parking is available in the area.

By Train

Bacchus Marsh Station on the Ballarat line is 2km from the venue.

Live Results

Live results will be provided via WCALive. It may take up to an hour between times being set and them appearing online.

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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 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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