Grand Cube Open 2017

Nov 26, 2017
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

The Grand Mall

137, Seetharam Nagar Main Road, Velachery, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600042

Ground Floor

Organization team
Hari Anirudh and Shakil Ahmad
WCA Delegate
Hari Anirudh

All competitors must be aware of WCA regulations.

Online Registration ends on 23rd November, 2017.

On the Spot Registration will be available between 9:30-10:00 AM.

Please visit Registration Details Tab for details.

If you are interested in becoming a full time volunteer for the event, please contact the organizer or delegate. Registration fee for volunteers is capped to INR 200. 15 volunteers will be chosen based on experience and first come first serve basis.

Main event
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
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The base registration fee for this competition is ₹200 (Indian Rupee).
Click here to display the highlights of the competition.

Santosh Naranapatty won with an average of 9.74 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Rakesh M. Vaideeswaran finished second (10.43) and Vijay Kishore finished third (10.56).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Cube Santosh Naranapatty 6.76 9.74 India 6.7611.969.409.6110.20
2x2x2 Cube Saravanan Gowthaman 2.86 3.13 India 5.132.923.582.862.90
4x4x4 Cube Saravanan Gowthaman 35.28 40.39 India 45.4835.2849.8937.6738.01
3x3x3 Blindfolded Hari Anirudh 28.24 34.53 India 29.8745.4828.24
3x3x3 One-Handed Sripad Sarma Katrapati 11.18 13.71 India 12.8820.4612.4411.1815.80
Pyraminx Joshua Koilpillai 2.41 3.38 United States
Skewb Adhruth Ganesh 4.29 4.85 India 4.295.404.514.885.15
4x4x4 Blindfolded Hari Anirudh 3:33.85 DNF India DNFDNF3:33.85
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3 10:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Skewb Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final Bo3 10:00.00
Event Round Time
4x4 BLD Combined Finals 09:00-10:00
3x3 BLD Combined Finals 10:00-10:30
3x3 Round 1 10:30-12:00
2x2 Round 1 12:00-13:00
Lunch 13:00-13:45
Pyraminx Round 1 13:45-14:30
Skewb Combined Finals 14:30-15:00
3x3 OH Round 1 15:00-15:45
4x4 Combined Finals 15:45-16:45
3x3 Round 2 16:45-17:30
2x2 Finals 17:30-17:45
Pyraminx Finals 17:45-18:00
3x3 OH Finals 18:00-18:15
3x3 Finals 18:15-18:45
Prizes 18:45-19:15

Fee Structure
A base fees of INR 200 for one event and additional fees of INR 50 per event is applicable.
For example, if you do 4 events, your fees is 200 + (3 x 50 )= INR 350.

NOTE: Interested full time volunteers with prior competition experience, contact an organizer or delegate and based on selection, will need to pay a flat fee of 200 only.

Steps to Register
Register on the WCA website. (LINK)
Pay the registration fee through the below link:
Pay through Cubelelo: (LINK)
Wait upto 48 hours for your name to appear in list of registered participants. (LINK)
Online Registration closes on 23rd November, 2017.

On the Spot Registration
This will be available from 9:30 to 10:00 A.M. on 26th November.
A base fees of INR 300 and additional fees of INR 50 per event is applicable. (i.e. INR 100 more than online fees)

Gold Sponsor - Cubelelo

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 result to beat to proceed to the second phase of a cutoff round (see Regulation 9g).


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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