Fortitude Sydney 2019


Date
Sep 28 - 29, 2019
City
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Venue

Fort Street High School

Address
620-660 Parramatta Rd Petersham NSW 2049
Details

School Hall

Organizers
Cass Hopkins and Speedcubing Australia
WCA Delegates
Edward Hollingdale and Nathan Seeto
Contact

Speedcubing Australia

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Events
Competitors
145
Registration period

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Registration requirements
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There is a competitor limit of 150 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $26 (Australian Dollar).
If your registration is cancelled before you will be refunded a 100% of your registration fee.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators can attend for free.

Upon registering you will receive an email stating “Your registration for Fortitude Sydney 2019 is submitted and pending approval” Please ensure you have paid the registration fees via stripe on the register page.

Once the competitor limit has filled new registrations will be added to a waitlist to be sorted in the order of payment. Waitlisted competitors will only be accepted provided one of the accepted competitors withdraws from the competition by emailing the organisation team at support@speedcubing.org.au. All competitors still on the waiting list after 18th of September will be removed.

To receive a refund you must email the organisational team at support@speedcubing.org.au before 18th of September. Refunds will not be issued after this date for any reason.

Registration fee includes GST

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Feliks Zemdegs 6.54 7.40 Australia 7.127.646.547.967.45
4x4x4 Cube Justin He 30.59 36.49 Australia 32.8230.5938.6439.1638.00
5x5x5 Cube Feliks Zemdegs 40.96 45.04 Australia 40.9643.1142.2749.7351.74
6x6x6 Cube Feliks Zemdegs 1:25.42 1:27.45 Australia 1:25.421:29.291:27.63
3x3x3 Blindfolded Timothy Loh 46.61 DNF Australia 59.4746.61DNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Sam van Vliet 31 33.33 Australia 313237
Clock Tomas Macadam 6.09 7.55 OcR Australia 8.226.837.598.286.09
Megaminx Zuhayr Muhammad Haq 51.68 56.85 Australia 58.231:00.391:07.8951.9251.68
Square-1 Sora Sato 12.42 13.83 Australia 15.0113.3613.1312.4215.18
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 90 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 2:30.00 2 attempts to get < 1:30.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 3:00.00
6x6x6 Cube Combined First round Bo1 / Mo3 6:00.00 1 attempt to get < 4:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Mo3 6:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3 10:00.00 cumulative * Top 8 advance to next round
Final Bo3 10:00.00 cumulative *
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final Mo3 1 hour
Clock Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 1:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00
Megaminx Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 3:30.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Square-1 Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 1:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00

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Schedule for Saturday (September 28, 2019)

From 09:30 AM
To 10:00 AM
Registration
School Hall
From 10:00 AM
To 10:15 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
School Hall
From 10:15 AM
To 12:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube First round
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 90 advance to next round
From 12:00 PM
To 12:30 PM
Clock Combined Final
School Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 30.00
From 12:30 PM
To 02:30 PM
Lunch
School Hall
From 12:45 PM
To 01:50 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 1)
School Hall
Format
Mo3
Time limit
1 hour
From 02:30 PM
To 03:45 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round
School Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 03:45 PM
To 05:00 PM
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round
School Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:30.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 05:00 PM
To 06:00 PM
Megaminx Combined Final
School Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00

Schedule for Sunday (September 29, 2019)

From 09:00 AM
To 10:15 AM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 2)
School Hall
Format
Mo3
Time limit
1 hour
From 10:15 AM
To 11:15 AM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 11:15 AM
To 12:15 PM
6x6x6 Cube Combined First round
School Hall
Format
Bo1 / Mo3
Time limit
6:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 4:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 12:15 PM
To 01:45 PM
Lunch
School Hall
From 12:15 PM
To 01:25 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 3)
School Hall
Format
Mo3
Time limit
1 hour
From 01:45 PM
To 03:15 PM
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round
School Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 03:15 PM
To 04:00 PM
Square-1 Combined First round
School Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 30.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 04:00 PM
To 04:20 PM
6x6x6 Cube Final
School Hall
Format
Mo3
Time limit
6:00.00
From 04:20 PM
To 04:35 PM
Square-1 Final
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 04:35 PM
To 04:50 PM
5x5x5 Cube Final
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
From 04:50 PM
To 05:05 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
School Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
From 05:05 PM
To 05:20 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 05:20 PM
To 05:35 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 05:35 PM
To 05:50 PM
Awards
School Hall

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What time should I arrive at the competition?
You should arrive for registration at 9:30am. Further you should be at the venue ready to compete 30 minutes before you are scheduled. Please note the schedule is subject to change on the day

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 how to solve the cube! Please check the events tab for information in time limits for each event

Q. What do I need to know before the competition day?
Before attending you should have read and understood the WCA regulations . We also recommend that you watch this helpful competitor guide and read this competition tutorial. You should also know when your events are scheduled throughout the day.

Q. Who can I ask for help on the day?
Your WCA Delegates for this competition are Nathan Seeto and Edward Hollingdale.

Q. Can I help on the day?
Of course! Throughout the day we will need judges and runners so please see our Delegates to ask how you can best assist.

Q. I have another question.
Then ask us! We can be reached at support@speedcubing.org.au

The first rounds of all events will be run in groups. These groups are pre-determined. It is important that you know which groups of each event you are in. A summary of groups can be found here while you can find an individual card with your groups here. Each competitor will be provided with a printed copy of their invididual group numbers at registration.

Throughout the competition we will also need judges, runners and scramblers. Do not hesitate to ask if you can be helpful in some way! If you have any questions about the groups please email us at support@speedcubing.org.au

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

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.