Gold Coast Spring 2019


Date
Sep 21, 2019
City
Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
Venue

Southport Community Centre

Address
6 Lawson St, Southport QLD 4215
Details

Main Hall

Organizers
Debra Boath and Speedcubing Australia
WCA Delegates
Edward Hollingdale, Ethan Pride, and Nathan Seeto
Contact

Speedcubing Australia

Download all the competition's details as PDF here.
Information

We are pleased to be hosting the first ever WCA competition on the Gold Coast! The competition will run from 9 am to 7 pm.

Contact us
We are on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!

Speedcubing Australia Website
Cubing in Queensland Facebook Group

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 $26 (Australian Dollar).
The registration fee has to be paid through Stripe here once registered.
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 Gold Coast Spring 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 the 13th of September will be removed.

Refunds will only be issued if we reach the competitor limit
To receive a refund you must email the organisational team at support@speedcubing.org.au before the 13th of September. Refunds will not be issued after this date for any reason.

Registration fee includes GST

Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 40 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 8 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 2:30.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3 10:00.00 cumulative * Top 6 advance to next round
Final Bo3 10:00.00 cumulative *
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 1:30.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:30.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
Skewb First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00

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Schedule for Saturday (September 21, 2019)

From 08:30 AM
To 09:00 AM
Registration
Main Hall
From 09:00 AM
To 09:15 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
Main Hall
From 09:15 AM
To 10:30 AM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 40 advance to next round
From 10:30 AM
To 11:30 AM
2x2x2 Cube First round
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 11:30 AM
To 12:30 PM
Pyraminx First round
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 12:30 PM
To 01:30 PM
Lunch
Main Hall
From 01:30 PM
To 02:00 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round
Main Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
Proceed
Top 6 advance to next round
From 02:00 PM
To 03:00 PM
Skewb First round
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 03:00 PM
To 04:00 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round
Main Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
1:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 04:00 PM
To 05:00 PM
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round
Main 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 05:30 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 05:30 PM
To 05:45 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
Main Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
From 05:45 PM
To 06:05 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:30.00
From 06:05 PM
To 06:15 PM
Skewb Final
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 06:15 PM
To 06:25 PM
Pyraminx Final
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 06:25 PM
To 06:35 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 06:35 PM
To 06:45 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:30.00
From 06:45 PM
To 07:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 07:00 PM
To 07:15 PM
Awards
Main Hall

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What time should I arrive at the competition?
You should arrive for registration at 8:45 am. You must be at the venue ready to compete 20 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 Delegates for this competition are Edward Hollingdale and Nathan Seeto - feel free to ask them any questions.

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

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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.