Gauteng Winter 2017

Jul 8, 2017
Pretoria, South Africa

23rd Lyttelton Scout Hall

209 Retief Avenue, Lyttelton Manor, Centurion
Organization team
Brendan James Gray and Pieterjan Joubert
WCA Delegate
Brendan James Gray

Due to space constraints, the competition is limited to 50 competitors. Parking is on the street with car guards available. The entrance fee is R70, which is to be paid in cash at the competition.

Main event
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Shivaan Harichander won with an average of 11.67 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Justin Zhang finished second (12.08) and Zaakir Hagee finished third (12.43).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Cube Shivaan Harichander 10.60 11.67 NR South Africa 10.9113.2413.1810.6010.92
4x4x4 Cube Pieterjan Joubert 45.17 53.71 South Africa 1:00.6251.7256.0853.3345.17
5x5x5 Cube Pieterjan Joubert 1:36.32 1:43.79 South Africa 1:51.071:36.321:45.021:43.171:43.18
3x3x3 Blindfolded Ruben Grobler 3:07.53 DNF South Africa 3:15.743:07.53DNF
Megaminx Pieterjan Joubert 1:11.31 1:19.93 South Africa 1:17.981:22.881:33.571:18.941:11.31
Skewb Jesse Tipton 4.79 5.45 South Africa 5.555.427.784.795.37
Event Round Format Time limit Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Final Ao5 10:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Final Ao5 10:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3 10:00.00
Megaminx Final Ao5 10:00.00
Skewb Final Ao5 10:00.00

Competitors must be present at the start of an event in order to compete in that event

Time Event
08:00 - 09:00 Registration
09:00 - 10:00 Megaminx
10:00 - 11:00 5x5 Cube
11:00 - 12:15 3x3 Cube (Round 1)
12:15 - 12:45 Lunch
12:45 - 13:45 3x3 Blindfolded
13:45 - 14:45 4x4 Cube
14:45 - 15:30 Skewb
15:30 - 16:00 3x3 Cube (Final)
16:00 - 16:30 Prize Giving

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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