First round was end of October. On November 19 there was a semifinal for amateurs and a warm-up for the top cubers. On November 20 there were the finals and a Cube Show with Hungarian and foreign top cubers (Stefan Pochmann, Jasmine Lee and Dan Harris).
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.