IIA Summer Open - May 2017

May 27 - 28, 2017
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Presidency School, No.80/1, 80/2, Bilekahalli, Off Bannerghatta Road, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560076

1st Cross Rd, Phase 2, Anugraha Layout, Ramanashree Enclave, Bilekahalli, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560076, India


Vikram Mada and Vivek Prasad Mada
WCA Delegate
Akula Pavan Kumar

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 - May 25, 2017

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Main event
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
This competition is over, click here to display the registration requirements it used.
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.
The base registration fee for this competition is ₹550 (Indian Rupee).
Click here to display the highlights of the competition.

Bhargav Narasimhan won with an average of 9.22 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Rithvik Ganesh finished second (10.38) and Anish Rajesh finished third (11.35).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Cube Bhargav Narasimhan 8.61 9.22 India 9.2510.548.639.798.61
2x2x2 Cube Bhargav Narasimhan 2.08 3.02 India 3.702.084.362.742.62
4x4x4 Cube Anish Rajesh 37.62 38.00 India 37.9237.9938.1040.4737.62
3x3x3 Blindfolded Hari Anirudh 35.28 DNF India 35.28DNFDNF
3x3x3 One-Handed Bhargav Narasimhan 10.33 13.05 India 14.2010.3314.7612.9711.97
Clock Shlok Mongia 9.90 11.10 India 15.1010.9511.2511.099.90
Megaminx Bhargav Narasimhan 56.13 1:02.29 India 1:04.3756.131:06.511:03.9158.60
Pyraminx Rithvik Ganesh 3.01 5.21 India 5.116.826.123.014.40
Skewb Madhav Singh 3.18 3.74 India 3.183.783.514.633.94
Square-1 Hari Anirudh 16.94 20.08 India 16.9424.3318.9219.9221.40
3x3x3 With Feet Sandeep Rajaram 45.09 55.36 India 46.341:14.6445.09


8:30AM - 10:00AM 3X3 FEET & Rubik's Clock
10:00AM - 1:00PM 3X3X3
1:00PM - 1:30PM LUNCH
1:30PM - 3:00PM 2x2x2
3:00PM - 4:30PM PYRAMINX
4:30PM - 5:30PM SKEWB
5:30PM - 6:30PM MEGAMINX
6:30PM - 7:30PM 4x4x4


9:00AM - 10:30AM 3X3 BLD & SQUARE-1
10:30AM - 11:30AM 3x3x3 One - Handed Round 1
11:30AM - 12:30PM 3x3x3 Round 2
12:30PM - 1:00PM 2x2x2 Round 2
1:00PM - 1:30PM LUNCH
1:30PM - 2:00PM PYRAMINX Round 2
2:00PM - 2:30PM 4x4x4 Finals
2:30PM - 3:00PM 3x3x3 One - Handed Finals
3:00PM - 3:30PM SkewB Finals
3:30PM - 4:00PM 3x3x3 Finals
4:30PM - 5:30PM Prize Distribution

You can pay the participation fee of INR 550 here.

1. Please ensure that you have registered for the IIA Summer Open - May '17 by selecting all the events that you want to participate in before making the payment.
2. If you have not registered before the due date but made the payment you will not be allowed to participate in the competition.

Q. What is the last date for registration?
A. The last date for registration is May 25, 2017.

Q. Can I register on WCA and pay at the venue?
A. Registration and payment should be made on or before May 25, 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 1,050.

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 "My Competitions" and have also made the necessary payment.

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.

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/

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. When will my name be called?
A. Each participant will be given an id number. You will be called according to you id number.

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.

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.

Q. How do I get to the venue?
A. The venue for the competition is Presidency School, Bilekahalli.
Here is 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

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 as they get extra hungry during summer vacation at school.
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.

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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