IIT Kanpur Open 2019


Date
Mar 9 - 10, 2019
City
Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Venue

Hall of Fame, Outreach (main events venue)

Address
IIT Kanpur, Nankari, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh 208016, India
Organizers
Debartha Chakraborty, Harish Dechiraju, Pranshu Nigam, Rishabh Tamhane, and Rishav Goyal
WCA Delegate
Daniel James
Contact
trishabh@iitk.ac.in, deba32cty@gmail.com, harishd@iitk.ac.in, sup3rg4mer@gmail.com, rishavgoel68@gmail.com, djames@worldcubeassociation.org
Information
  • Make sure you will be available at the venue at least 15 minutes before your event starts. You won't be allowed to participate in an event if you reach late.
  • Make sure you go through all the WCA regulations.
  • Please bring your ID card as well.
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 80 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is ₹450 (Indian Rupee).
Registration fees won't be refunded under any circumstance.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators can attend for free.

The registration fees are:
1) For 1-3 events, Rs. 450
2) For 4-7 events, Rs. 600
3) For 8-12 events, Rs. 750
4)With accommodation and festival passes, for all the events, Rs. 1800+200(security deposit)

Registration is free for IIT Kanpur students, but they have to register here. They still have to also register here!

Steps to complete registration
Step 1 - Register here by selecting the events you want to participate in.
Step 2 - Pay the registration fee here.
Registration is free for IIT Kanpur students, but they have to register here. They still have to also register here!
Step 3 - Wait for 1-2 days for the updation of your name in the competitor's list.

Notes
1. If you fail to do online payment before registration closes, you won't be able to participate even if you had registered in WCA.
2. You can't change the events once the registration closes.

Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 5:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00 Top 6 advance to next round
Final Ao5 5:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 8:00.00 2 attempts to get < 4:00.00 Top 6 advance to next round
Final Ao5 8:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3 25:00.00 cumulative * Top 6 advance to next round
Final Bo3 25:00.00 cumulative *
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final Mo3 1 hour
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 4:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 4:00.00
Megaminx Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 9:00.00 2 attempts to get < 4:30.00
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
Square-1 Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 5:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo2 10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00

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Schedule for Saturday (March 09, 2019)

From 09:00 AM
To 10:15 AM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 1)
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Mean of 3
Time limit
1 hour
From 10:15 AM
To 11:15 AM
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
8:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 4:00.00
Proceed
Top 6 advance to next round
From 11:15 AM
To 11:45 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
Outreach Hall of Fame
From 11:45 AM
To 01:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 01:00 PM
To 02:00 PM
2x2x2 Cube First round
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 01:00 PM
To 01:30 PM
MBLD Cube Submission (Attempt 1)
Outreach Hall of Fame
From 02:00 PM
To 03:00 PM
Lunch
Outreach Hall of Fame
From 03:00 PM
To 04:00 PM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final (Attempt 1)
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Best of 2
Time limit
10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00
From 04:00 PM
To 04:30 PM
Pyraminx First round
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 04:30 PM
To 05:15 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
4:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 05:15 PM
To 05:45 PM
Skewb First round
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 05:45 PM
To 06:30 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Best of 3
Time limit
25:00.00 cumulative *
Proceed
Top 6 advance to next round
From 06:30 PM
To 07:00 PM
Square-1 Combined Final
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
5:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
From 07:00 PM
To 08:00 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 2)
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Mean of 3
Time limit
1 hour

Schedule for Sunday (March 10, 2019)

From 09:00 AM
To 10:15 AM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 3)
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Mean of 3
Time limit
1 hour
From 10:15 AM
To 11:00 AM
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
5:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
Proceed
Top 6 advance to next round
From 11:00 AM
To 11:30 AM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 11:30 AM
To 12:00 PM
2x2x2 Cube Second round
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 11:30 AM
To 12:00 PM
MBLD Cube Submission (Attempt 2)
Outreach Hall of Fame
From 12:00 PM
To 12:45 PM
Lunch
Outreach Hall of Fame
From 12:45 PM
To 02:00 PM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final (Attempt 2)
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Best of 2
Time limit
10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00
From 02:00 PM
To 02:30 PM
Megaminx Combined Final
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
9:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 4:30.00
From 02:30 PM
To 03:15 PM
5x5x5 Cube Final
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
8:00.00
From 03:15 PM
To 03:45 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
5:00.00
From 03:45 PM
To 04:15 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Best of 3
Time limit
25:00.00 cumulative *
From 04:15 PM
To 04:45 PM
Skewb Final
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 04:45 PM
To 05:15 PM
Pyraminx Final
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 05:15 PM
To 05:45 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
4:00.00
From 05:45 PM
To 06:15 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 06:15 PM
To 06:45 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Outreach Hall of Fame
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 06:45 PM
To 07:15 PM
Buffer
Outreach Hall of Fame
From 07:15 PM
To 08:00 PM
Awards
Outreach Hall of Fame

For those of you new to cubing, WELCOME!

We wanted to let you know this event is perfectly fine for cubers of ANY age and experience. We just ask you know a couple things before coming to compete...

First, please be familiar with the WCA Regulations, found here:
https://www.worldcubeassociation.org/regulations/

We have a video made specifically for new cubers, just to show them the basics of competing. This video will explain most of what any cuber competing for the first time will need to know.

If you are stoked to compete and ready to sign up, head over to the 'Registration & Payment' tab and it will guide you to the registration.

FAQs

Q: Do I use my own cube to compete?
A: YES! You are responsible for your own hardware in order to compete. This means you should bring your own cube.

Q: What is the normal age of competitors at these events?
A: All ages are welcome, but in general competitors are between 10 and 20 years old. Don't let this stop you though, everyone can and should cube!

Q: How do I find results?
A: All results are posted on the WCA page within a week after the competition finishes. However, for the day of competing, go to Cubecomps.com to find information about current events. This is also where you will find information about upcoming rounds of events. Remember, the results are entered by a human so please be patient if you do not see your results immediately.

Q: Are there age divisions?
A: Nope! All competitors compete together.

Q: I want to attend, or I have friends/family who want to attend, but not compete. Do they need to pay as well?
A: No. All spectators are free to view the competition at no cost. There is payment only to compete. But in some cases, venue will be having restriction to allow spectators depending on the competition.

Q: Can I have fun at this event?
A: HECK YES! Cubing is amazing, and we sincerely hope you enjoy the competition!

If you have any further queries, please do mail the organizers & delegates.

Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur(IITK) is located in the Kalyanpur district of Kanpur city, Uttar Pradesh.

By Train
Kanpur Central is the nearest railway station (14 km from the venue)
From Kanpur Central Railway Station to IIT Kanpur Campus:
- Prepaid Taxis and autos are easily available. It is preferred to exit through PF no. 9 of the Railway Station as the auto stand is adjacent to it.
- Rates: Rs. 350 for a taxi(for convenience it’s better to book ola cab) and Rs. 250 for an auto.
- Scheduled buses are regularly operated by IITK bus service, which is available outside Platform no.1 and the timing of IITK buses is as follows: Bus Schedule
from Kanpur Interstate Bus Stand(Jhakarkati) to IITK Campus can be found here
- You can board a bus from here that drops you off just at the main gate of IIT Kanpur, from there It’s 1km drive until you reach the centre of the campus
- You can also avail autos from here and the rates are Rs. 200 (approximately)
- Shared autos can also be availed at a cheaper cost which may include break journey so please confirm the dropping point(IIT Kanpur gate) beforehand.

By Bus
Fazalganj Bus Stand is the nearest bus stand (10 km from the venue)

By Air
Kanpur Airport is the nearest airport (24km from venue).
Lucknow Airport(Chaudhary Charan Singh Airport) is the next nearest airport (80 km from the venue).

Hotels

Hotel Narula - 9 km from the venue
Hotel Satyam - 2 km from the venue
The Landmark Towers -15 km from the venue

Note - Techkriti will be providing accommodation as well, payment link for the same would be up when registrations open.

For podiums, the following prizes will be awarded:

  1. Cash prize by Techkriti, IIT Kanpur
  2. Certificate of Participation from Techkriti, IIT Kanpur
  3. Medals.

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.