ICC Big Cube Challenge 2017


Date
Jul 1 - 2, 2017
City
Bangalore, India
Venue

SIP Abacus Centre

Address
#24, BML Shankar Building, Opposite Kaggis Bakery, near Bangalore International School, Uttarahalli main road, Bangalore
Details

1st floor

Website
ICC Big Cube Challenge 2017 website
Organizers
Vikram Mada and Vivek Prasad Mada
WCA Delegate
Hari Anirudh
Contact

infiniteiqacademy@gmail.com

Entry Fee
₹250
Information

First time participants
Step 1 - Sign-up
Step 2 - Register for the competition
Step 3 - Pay using the link on Cubelelo website

Other participants
Step 1 - Sign-in using your email that you used for your previous competitions
Step 2 - Register for the competition (ensure your WCA id is mentioned)
Step 3 - Pay using the link on Cubelelo website

Registrations will be confirmed within 48 hours of making the payment according to the above guidelines.

Last date for registration & payment - June 29, 2017

Leave a WhatsApp message on +91 9052529279 if you have additional queries.

Events

Please note this schedule is tentative and an updated one will be published a week before the competition.

DAY 1

TIME EVENTS
8:30AM - 9:30AM FMC - Attempt 1
9:30AM - 11:30AM 4x4x4 - Round 1
11:30AM - 12:30PM Megaminx - Finals
12:30PM - 1:30PM FMC - Attempt 2

DAY 2

TIME EVENTS
11:00AM - 12:00PM 5x5x5 - Round 1
12:00PM - 1:30PM 6x6x6 - Finals
1:00PM - 2:00PM LUNCH
2:00PM - 3:00PM 7x7x7 - Finals
3:00PM - 4:00PM FMC - Attempt 3
4:00PM - 4:30PM 5x5x5 - Finals
4:30PM - 5:00PM 4x4x4 - Finals
5:00PM - 5:30PM Prize Distribution

You can pay the participation fee here.

Note:
Please ensure that you have registered for ICC Big Cubes Challenge by selecting the events that you want to participate in before making the payment.

REGISTRATION
Q. What is the last date for registration?
A. The last date for registration is June 29, 2017.

Q. Can I register on WCA and pay at the venue?
A. Registration and payment should be made on or before June 29, 2017 only. Payment made after that will be considered as spot registration.

Q. What is the fee for spot registration?
A. Spot registration fee is INR 550.

Q. I registered for the competition on WCA but I cannot see my name on the list of competitors. Why?
A. All participants who register and make the payment will find their name on the list of competitors within 48 hours after the payment is made. If your name is not present please check if you have registered for the competition in "Competitions" tab on the WCA website and have also made the necessary payment.

PARTICIPATION FEE
Q. What is the mode of payment?
A. The link for making the payment is given in the "Participation fees" section. Spot registrations can be made only in cash.

Q. Can I make payment through debit card, credit card, internet banking or cash deposit in bank?
A. You may use a convenient mode of payment from the options given in the payment website.
Spot registrations can be made only in cash.
Cash deposits in bank will not be accepted.

RULES & REGULATIONS
Q. What are the rules for the competition?
A. Please go through the rules and regulations of competitions under World Cube Association are mentioned in this link. https://www.worldcubeassociation.org/regulations/

PARTICIPATION
Q. What is my WCA id?
A. First time participants – WCA will give you an id after the completion of the competition which you will have to use in all subsequent competitions.
Other participants – You should use your WCA id that you have already received during your first competition only.

Q. How many solves will I get?
A. Participants will get 2 solves to meet the cut-off. If the cut-off is met participant will get an additional 3 solves. This does not apply to blindfold events or FMC or big cubes.

Q. Do I bring my own cubes or will cubes be provided.
A. Participants should bring their own cubes and submit it when asked for before the start of the event.

Q. What are soft and hard cut-offs
A. Soft cut-off – Time given to a participant to determine if they can be given 5 solves. If the participant solves the puzzle within the ‘soft cut-off’ in either of his/her first 2 attempts, they will be given a total of 5 solves.
Hard cut-off – Participants will be stopped from solving the puzzle if they do not meet the ‘hard cut-off’ and solve will be a DNF.
The cut-offs will be determined by the delegate based on the number of participants.

RESULTS
Q. How do I know the results?
A. The results of each round can be found on www.cubecomps.com and will be updated during the competition. If your rank is highlighted in 'flurosent green' you have been selected for the next round.

VENUE & ACCOMMODATION
Q. How do I get to the venue?
A. The venue for the competition is SIP Abacus Center.
Here
a link for the route map to the venue.

Q. Will accommodation be provided for out station participants?
A. Bengaluru offers a large range of hotel choices and service apartments that can be rented. https://www.oyorooms.com/oyos-in-bangalore

*OTHERS *
1. Please ensure you bring sufficient water during the competition to remain hydrated.
2. There is a tiffin centre within walking distance to the venue. Alternatively you could order online. Delivery time takes 30 – 60 minutes.
3. Please ensure that the venue remains clean. Use the dust bins!
4. Timing of each solve is verified ‘thrice’ before they are submitted to WCA. Corrections that missed our verification can be made at any time before the end of the competition as scores are submitted within 24 hours by awesome WCA delegates from India.
5. Photography/Videography will not be allowed by parents/relatives/friends/other participants within the competition area.
6. Participants can record their own solves using a tripod provided it does not create any hindrance in organizing the competition.

Click here to find directions to the venue.