CubingUSA Georgia Championship 2018


Date
Dec 14 - 16, 2018
City
Athens, Georgia, United States
Venue

Classic Center

Address
300 N Thomas Street, Athens, Georgia 30601
Details

Grand Hall 2-5

Organizers
Cady Shields, Jacob Ambrose, and Katie Hull
WCA Delegates
Cady Shields, Jacob Ambrose, and Katie Hull
Contact

Georgia Championship Organizers

Information

This competition is the State Championship for Georgia, USA. Winners in each event from Georgia will recieve an award and the title of State Champion.

Friday will be held in Cypress 1. Saturday and Sunday will be held in Grand Hall 2-5.

Please review the competitor information tab before the competition.
Please review the other tabs for more information on the competition.

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 150 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $35 (United States Dollar).
The registration fee has to be paid through Stripe here once registered.
If your registration is cancelled before you will be refunded a 50% of your registration fee.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators can attend for free.

Registrations must be accepted manually, so if you do not see your name on the competitor's list within a business day, then please contact the organizers to resolve the issue.

Registrations may be deferred due to:
- Incorrect date of birth
- Incorrect name
- Representing a foriegn contry and not providing documentation
In all of the above cases, the organizers will email you before accepting the registration to confirm the information provided.

After the competitor limit has been reached, you may still pay and be put on a waiting list. If you are first on the waitlist and someone cancels their registration, then you will receive an email from the organizers. You must reply to the email and confirm your registration within 24 hours of receiving the email to compete. If no response is heard from you, the next person on the waiting list will be offered your spot. After the competition, all competitors on the waiting list will recieve a refund for the registration cost minus tax.

Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 5:00.00 Top 50% advance to next round
Second round Ao5 5:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 5:00.00
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 4:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:30.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 4:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 6:30.00 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 6:30.00
6x6x6 Cube Combined Final Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 4:30.00
7x7x7 Cube Combined Final Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 6:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3 6:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Bo3 6:00.00
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final Mo3 1 hour
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
3x3x3 With Feet Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 6:30.00 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00 Top 75% advance to next round
Second round Ao5 6:30.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 6:30.00
Clock First round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 75% advance to next round
Second round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00
Megaminx Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 6:30.00 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 6:30.00
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
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
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final Bo3 1:30:00.00 total for 4x4x4 Blindfolded Final and 5x5x5 Blindfolded Final **
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final Bo3 1:30:00.00 total for 4x4x4 Blindfolded Final and 5x5x5 Blindfolded Final **
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo1 10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00

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Schedule for Friday (December 14, 2018)

From 05:00 PM
To 05:45 PM
3x3x3 With Feet Combined First round
Cypress Room
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
6:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
Proceed
Top 75% advance to next round
From 05:45 PM
To 06:10 PM
3x3x3 With Feet Second round
Cypress Room
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
6:30.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 06:10 PM
To 07:30 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 1)
Cypress Room
Format
Mean of 3
Time limit
1 hour
From 07:30 PM
To 09:30 PM
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final
Cypress Room
Format
Best of 3
Time limit
1:30:00.00 total for 4x4x4 Blindfolded Final and 5x5x5 Blindfolded Final **
From 07:30 PM
To 09:30 PM
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final
Cypress Room
Format
Best of 3
Time limit
1:30:00.00 total for 4x4x4 Blindfolded Final and 5x5x5 Blindfolded Final **

Schedule for Saturday (December 15, 2018)

From 07:45 AM
To 09:15 AM
Check-In
Grand Hall
From 08:00 AM
To 09:15 AM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 2)
Grand Hall
Format
Mean of 3
Time limit
1 hour
From 09:15 AM
To 10:00 AM
Skewb First round
Grand Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 10:00 AM
To 10:45 AM
Pyraminx First round
Grand Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 10:45 AM
To 11:30 AM
3x3x3 One-Handed First round
Grand Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 11:30 AM
To 12:15 PM
Lunch
Grand Hall
From 12:15 PM
To 01:00 PM
Clock First round
Grand Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 75% advance to next round
From 01:00 PM
To 02:10 PM
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round
Grand Hall
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
6:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 02:10 PM
To 03:00 PM
7x7x7 Cube Combined Final
Grand Hall
Format
Best of 1 / Mean of 3
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 6:00.00
From 03:00 PM
To 03:50 PM
Megaminx Combined First round
Grand Hall
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
6:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 03:50 PM
To 04:40 PM
Square-1 Combined First round
Grand Hall
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 04:40 PM
To 05:30 PM
6x6x6 Cube Combined Final
Grand Hall
Format
Best of 1 / Mean of 3
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 4:30.00
From 05:30 PM
To 06:15 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round
Grand Hall
Format
Best of 3
Time limit
6:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 06:15 PM
To 07:30 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 3)
Grand Hall
Format
Mean of 3
Time limit
1 hour
From 06:15 PM
To 06:25 PM
Multi-Blind Cube Submission
Grand Hall
From 07:30 PM
To 07:40 PM
Multi-Blind Cube Submission
Grand Hall

Schedule for Sunday (December 16, 2018)

From 07:45 AM
To 09:15 AM
Check-In
Grand Hall
From 08:00 AM
To 09:15 AM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final (Attempt 1)
Grand Hall
Format
Best of 1
Time limit
10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00
From 09:15 AM
To 10:45 AM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Grand Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
5:00.00
Proceed
Top 50% advance to next round
From 10:45 AM
To 11:45 AM
2x2x2 Cube First round
Grand Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 11:45 AM
To 12:15 PM
Lunch
Grand Hall
From 12:15 PM
To 12:55 PM
Clock Second round
Grand Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 12:55 PM
To 01:55 PM
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round
Grand Hall
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
4:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:30.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 01:55 PM
To 02:40 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Grand Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
5:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 02:40 PM
To 02:55 PM
Skewb Final
Grand Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 02:55 PM
To 03:10 PM
Square-1 Final
Grand Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
1:30.00
From 03:10 PM
To 03:25 PM
Pyraminx Final
Grand Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 03:25 PM
To 03:40 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
Grand Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 03:40 PM
To 04:00 PM
Megaminx Final
Grand Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
6:30.00
From 04:00 PM
To 04:25 PM
5x5x5 Cube Final
Grand Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
6:30.00
From 04:25 PM
To 04:35 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
Grand Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 04:35 PM
To 04:55 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
Grand Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
4:00.00
From 04:55 PM
To 05:10 PM
Clock Final
Grand Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 05:10 PM
To 05:25 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
Grand Hall
Format
Best of 3
Time limit
6:00.00
From 05:25 PM
To 05:45 PM
3x3x3 With Feet Final
Grand Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
6:30.00
From 05:45 PM
To 06:30 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Grand Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
5:00.00
From 06:30 PM
To 07:00 PM
Awards
Grand Hall

Important Links

(Links will be updated closer to the competition)
Group Sheet
Live Results

All Competitors

  • Please try to arrive at least 30 minutes early for the events you are competing in to ensure that you are on time for that event.
  • We will use regulation 9p3) as much as we can. So if you do not arrive to compete by the time the event is ending, your spot may be given up the next competitor in the rankings.
  • It would be wonderful if we could get some volunteer help from either the competitors or the parents. Judging is a super simple task and any staff member can teach anyone at any time. Judge for however long you'd feel like. It's an excellent way to make the time fly by!
  • Your delegates for this competition are Cady Shields, Chris Hardwick, Jacob Ambrose, and Katie Hull. Ask them if you have any questions throughout the day!

New Competitors

  • Additionally you can watch Kit Clement's WCA Competitor Tutorial video.
  • Please be familiar with all of WCA's regulations, most importantly Article A. If you have any questions about the regulations, feel free to ask us.
  • In each event we will have rounds. We will take the top competitors onto the subsequent rounds. After a round is completed results will be entered into CubeComps (linked above). Your name will be highlighted if you made it to the next round.
  • Each round will be divided into groups to help them run more efficiently. We will call the groups in order, along with a last call during the last group. Please come bring your puzzle up and wait in the competitor waiting area when your group is called. We are allowed to deny you the ability to compete if you do not come up by the last call.

Location:
Classic Center
300 N Thomas Street,
Athens, Georgia 30601

Room Details:
Cypress Room (Friday)
Grand Hall 2-5 (Saturday and Sunday)

Parking:
Available in the Classic City Parking Deck.
Rates at the time of writing are $1.50/hour and $8 maximum for 1 day.

Lunch:
The Classic Center is in downtown Athens. There is a variety of options for everyone.

Hotels:
There are many hotel options in Athens.

Airport:
ATL Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport is the closest option (about a 1.5 Hour drive to athens)

If you are interested in being on staff, please contact one of the delegates.

Staff for this competition will still need to pay the registration fee.

  • Staff will receive lunch Saturday and Sunday.
  • Staff will receive snacks.
  • Staff will receive a competition T-Shirt if T-Shirts are created.
  • Staff may receive a partial refund if the competition receives enough competitors.

This is the Georgia 2018 state championship. The top-ranking resident in each event will be recognized by CubingUSA as the Georgia State Champion. This competition is open to all competitors, but only residents of Georgia may be awarded the title of state champion.

Information about CubingUSA's State Championship and Awards Policy

In order to be eligible to win a title, you need to log in to the CubingUSA website with your WCA account and select your home state before the competition. You may be asked to verify your residency at the competition. The deadline to select residency for this competition is December 8th.

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 across rounds (see Guideline 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.