Indian Nationals 2020


Date
Apr 23 - 26, 2020
City
Chengalpattu, Tamil Nadu, India
Venue

SRM Institute of Science and Technology

Address
SRM Institute of Science and Technology, SRM Nagar, Kattankulathur - 603 203.
Details

TP Ganesan Auditorium

Website
Indian Nationals 2020 website
Organizers
Chennai Cubing Club and SRM Cube Club
WCA Delegates
Akash Rupela, Akula Pavan Kumar, Daniel James, Pamulapati Sai Teja, Sachin Arvind, and Somya Srivastava
Contact

Contact us here

Download all the competition's details as PDF here.
Information

This is the Indian National Championship. Competitors of all countries can receive prizes. However, only Indians can win titles and medals.

April 23, 2020 (Day 0) is for conducting staff rounds. Participants will be allowed to enrol themselves as competition staff and the final list of staff members will be made available(through email) to those who have been enrolled and confirmed by the organization team.
A staff enrolment form will be made available soon for anyone to apply for volunteering during the competition.

Events
Main event
Number of times bookmarked
91
Registration period

Online registration opened and will close .

Registration requirements
Register for this competition here.
There is a competitor limit of 400 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is ₹350 (Indian Rupee).
Registration fees won't be refunded under any circumstance.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators can attend for free.

Events Registration and Payment of Fee

Events Registration and Payment of Fee will be a combined process that participants can carry out in the Indian Nationals 2020 Website. Website details will be updated on or before February 3, 2020

Fee Structure

A base fee of ₹350 and an additional fee of ₹50 per event is applicable till February 29, 2020, after which it will increase as shown below. For example, if you compete in three events, your fees is ₹350 + (3 x ₹50 ) = ₹500.

Date Base Fee (₹) Event Fee (₹)
February 4 - February 29 350 50
March 1 - March 31 400 50
April 1 - April 12 500 50

You can also register offline for the competition at one of the competitions listed in the Offline Registration Tab by paying in cash to the competition delegate. The list of these competitions will be updated as more competitions are added. The offline registration fee will be the same as the online registration fee.

Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 120 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 60 advance to next round
Semi Final Ao5 10:00.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 75 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:15.00 Top 24 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 5:45.00 2 attempts to get < 2:15.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
6x6x6 Cube Combined First round Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 4:30.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Mo3 10:00.00
7x7x7 Cube Combined First round Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 6:15.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Mo3 10:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3 15:00.00 cumulative * Top 12 advance to next round
Final Bo3 10:00.00
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final Mo3 1 hour
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00 Top 40 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Clock Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 1:15.00 2 attempts to get < 25.00 Top 10 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Megaminx Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 5:30.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 75 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Skewb First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 24 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Square-1 Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final Bo3 30:00.00 cumulative *
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final Bo3 45:00.00 cumulative *
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo2 10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00

You are viewing the schedule for the venue SRM University.
The schedule is displayed in the timezone Asia/Kolkata.

Schedule for Thursday (April 23, 2020)

From 01:30 PM
To 02:30 PM
3x3x3 Cube Round 1 (Staff Round)
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
From 02:30 PM
To 03:15 PM
2x2x2 Cube Round 1 (Staff Round)
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
From 03:15 PM
To 04:00 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Round 1 (Staff Round)
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
From 04:00 PM
To 04:45 PM
Pyraminx Round 1 (Staff Round)
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
From 04:45 PM
To 05:30 PM
4x4x4 Cube Round 1 (Staff Round)
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
From 05:30 PM
To 06:00 PM
Skewb Round 1 (Staff Round)
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage

Schedule for Friday (April 24, 2020)

From 09:00 AM
To 10:00 AM
Megaminx Combined First round
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
5:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 09:00 AM
To 10:00 AM
Megaminx Combined First round
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
5:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 09:30 AM
To 10:30 AM
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final
TPG Auditorium - BLD Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
30:00.00 cumulative *
From 10:00 AM
To 11:00 AM
Square-1 Combined First round
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 10:00 AM
To 11:00 AM
Square-1 Combined First round
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 10:30 AM
To 11:00 AM
Square-1 Combined First round
TPG Auditorium - Mini Hall 1
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 11:00 AM
To 12:00 PM
6x6x6 Cube Combined First round
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Bo1 / Mo3
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 4:30.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 11:00 AM
To 12:00 PM
6x6x6 Cube Combined First round
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Bo1 / Mo3
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 4:30.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 11:30 AM
To 12:45 PM
7x7x7 Cube Combined First round
TPG Auditorium - Mini Hall 1
Format
Bo1 / Mo3
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 6:15.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 12:00 PM
To 01:00 PM
Clock Combined First round
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
1:15.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 25.00
Proceed
Top 10 advance to next round
From 12:00 PM
To 01:00 PM
Clock Combined First round
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
1:15.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 25.00
Proceed
Top 10 advance to next round
From 12:45 PM
To 01:15 PM
MBLD Submission
TPG Auditorium - BLD Hall
From 01:00 PM
To 02:00 PM
Lunch
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
From 01:00 PM
To 02:00 PM
Lunch
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
From 01:15 PM
To 02:00 PM
Lunch
TPG Auditorium - BLD Hall
From 02:00 PM
To 03:15 PM
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:15.00
Proceed
Top 24 advance to next round
From 02:00 PM
To 03:15 PM
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:15.00
Proceed
Top 24 advance to next round
From 02:00 PM
To 04:00 PM
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round
TPG Auditorium - Mini Hall 1
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:15.00
Proceed
Top 24 advance to next round
From 02:00 PM
To 03:00 PM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final (Attempt 1)
TPG Auditorium - BLD Hall
Format
Bo2
Time limit
10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00
From 03:15 PM
To 04:45 PM
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
5:45.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:15.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 03:15 PM
To 04:45 PM
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
5:45.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:15.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 04:00 PM
To 04:45 PM
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round
TPG Auditorium - Mini Hall 1
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
5:45.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:15.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 04:45 PM
To 05:15 PM
Clock Final
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 04:45 PM
To 05:15 PM
Clock Final
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:15 PM
To 05:45 PM
Square-1 Final
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:15 PM
To 05:45 PM
Square-1 Final
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:45 PM
To 06:45 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 1)
TPG Auditorium - BLD Hall
Format
Mo3
Time limit
1 hour

Schedule for Saturday (April 25, 2020)

From 08:15 AM
To 09:15 AM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 2)
TPG Auditorium - BLD Hall
Format
Mo3
Time limit
1 hour
From 09:15 AM
To 09:45 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
From 09:15 AM
To 09:45 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
From 09:15 AM
To 09:45 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
TPG Auditorium - Mini Hall 1
From 09:30 AM
To 10:30 AM
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final
TPG Auditorium - BLD Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
45:00.00 cumulative *
From 09:45 AM
To 12:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube First round
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 120 advance to next round
From 09:45 AM
To 12:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube First round
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 120 advance to next round
From 09:45 AM
To 12:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube First round
TPG Auditorium - Mini Hall 1
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 120 advance to next round
From 11:30 AM
To 12:30 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round
TPG Auditorium - BLD Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
15:00.00 cumulative *
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 12:00 PM
To 01:00 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Proceed
Top 40 advance to next round
From 12:00 PM
To 01:00 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Proceed
Top 40 advance to next round
From 12:00 PM
To 01:00 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round
TPG Auditorium - Mini Hall 1
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Proceed
Top 40 advance to next round
From 01:00 PM
To 02:00 PM
Lunch
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
From 01:00 PM
To 02:00 PM
Lunch
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
From 01:00 PM
To 02:00 PM
Lunch
TPG Auditorium - Mini Hall 1
From 01:00 PM
To 01:30 PM
MBLD Submission
TPG Auditorium - BLD Hall
From 01:30 PM
To 02:00 PM
Lunch
TPG Auditorium - BLD Hall
From 02:00 PM
To 03:15 PM
2x2x2 Cube First round
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 75 advance to next round
From 02:00 PM
To 03:15 PM
2x2x2 Cube First round
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 75 advance to next round
From 02:00 PM
To 03:15 PM
2x2x2 Cube First round
TPG Auditorium - Mini Hall 1
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 75 advance to next round
From 02:45 PM
To 03:45 PM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final (Attempt 2)
TPG Auditorium - BLD Hall
Format
Bo2
Time limit
10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00
From 03:15 PM
To 04:15 PM
Pyraminx First round
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 75 advance to next round
From 03:15 PM
To 04:15 PM
Pyraminx First round
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 75 advance to next round
From 03:15 PM
To 04:15 PM
Pyraminx First round
TPG Auditorium - Mini Hall 1
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 75 advance to next round
From 04:15 PM
To 05:30 PM
Skewb First round
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 24 advance to next round
From 04:15 PM
To 05:30 PM
Skewb First round
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 24 advance to next round
From 04:15 PM
To 06:30 PM
Skewb First round
TPG Auditorium - Mini Hall 1
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 24 advance to next round
From 04:45 PM
To 05:30 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
TPG Auditorium - BLD Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:30 PM
To 06:00 PM
7x7x7 Cube Final
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Mo3
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:30 PM
To 06:00 PM
7x7x7 Cube Final
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Mo3
Time limit
10:00.00
From 06:00 PM
To 06:30 PM
Megaminx Final
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 06:00 PM
To 06:30 PM
Megaminx Final
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00

Schedule for Sunday (April 26, 2020)

From 08:15 AM
To 09:15 AM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 3)
TPG Auditorium - BLD Hall
Format
Mo3
Time limit
1 hour
From 09:15 AM
To 10:15 AM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 60 advance to next round
From 09:15 AM
To 10:15 AM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 60 advance to next round
From 09:15 AM
To 10:15 AM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
TPG Auditorium - Mini Hall 1
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 60 advance to next round
From 10:15 AM
To 11:00 AM
2x2x2 Cube Second round
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 10:15 AM
To 11:00 AM
2x2x2 Cube Second round
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 10:15 AM
To 11:00 AM
2x2x2 Cube Second round
TPG Auditorium - Mini Hall 1
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 11:00 AM
To 11:45 AM
Pyraminx Second round
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 11:00 AM
To 11:45 AM
Pyraminx Second round
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 11:00 AM
To 11:45 AM
Pyraminx Second round
TPG Auditorium - Mini Hall 1
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 11:45 AM
To 12:15 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Second round
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 11:45 AM
To 12:15 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Second round
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 11:45 AM
To 12:15 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Second round
TPG Auditorium - Mini Hall 1
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 12:15 PM
To 12:30 PM
5x5x5 Cube Final
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 12:15 PM
To 12:30 PM
5x5x5 Cube Final
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 12:30 PM
To 12:45 PM
6x6x6 Cube Final
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Mo3
Time limit
10:00.00
From 12:30 PM
To 12:45 PM
6x6x6 Cube Final
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Mo3
Time limit
10:00.00
From 12:45 PM
To 01:15 PM
Skewb Final
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 12:45 PM
To 01:15 PM
Skewb Final
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 01:15 PM
To 02:15 PM
Lunch
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
From 01:15 PM
To 02:15 PM
Lunch
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
From 02:15 PM
To 03:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube Semi Final
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 02:15 PM
To 03:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube Semi Final
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 02:15 PM
To 03:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube Semi Final
TPG Auditorium - Mini Hall 1
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 03:00 PM
To 03:30 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 03:00 PM
To 03:30 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 03:30 PM
To 03:45 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 03:30 PM
To 03:45 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 03:45 PM
To 04:00 PM
Pyraminx Final
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 03:45 PM
To 04:00 PM
Pyraminx Final
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 04:00 PM
To 04:15 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 04:00 PM
To 04:15 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 04:15 PM
To 05:15 PM
Unofficial Events
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
From 04:15 PM
To 05:15 PM
Unofficial Events
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
From 05:15 PM
To 06:15 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
TPG Auditorium - Yellow Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:15 PM
To 06:15 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
TPG Auditorium - Blue Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 06:15 PM
To 07:00 PM
Awards
TPG Auditorium - Mini Hall 1

Accommodation

There are many hotels in and around the area of Kattankulathur. Some of these are mentioned below:

Hotel Distance From Venue Average Price Per Room
SRM Hotel 0.65 Km ₹ 3100
Raju Residency Park 1.5 Km ₹ 2000
Oyo Estancia (1248) 2.9 KM ₹ 1850 (2 Sharing, Per Person)
Hotel Vasi Palace 3.3 Km ₹ 2400
Hotel Sera Grand 3.4 Km ₹ 3000

Note: Prices listed are for a Standard room on a double sharing basis unless otherwise mentioned. Prices are subject to change at the discretion of the hotel.

For queries and further information, please contact us at info@nats20.in

Food

There are quite a few options available for competitors as well as parents coming to the venue for the competition

1) Java - Java is the college cafeteria where there are multiple shops available. It caters to a variety of taste buds by offering different cuisines including North Indian, South Indian, Chinese, and Arabic. There is also a Subway outlet available.

2) Fast Food Joints - There are various fast food joints located in the vicinity of the campus, such as KFC, McDonald's, Domino's and Burger King. All of these are located within a distance of 2 to 3 km from the campus.

Apart from the above, you can also order food through any of the delivery apps and can be picked up at the main gate which is located 800 m from the venue building.

Note: No food or beverages are allowed to be carried or consumed inside the TP Ganesan Auditorium, Mini Halls 1 & 2.

Reaching the City

The nearest Airport from the campus is the Chennai Airport (MAA), located at a distance of 23.5 km. For those preferring travel via Rail, there are 3 junctions which may be beneficial for those coming from outside the city - Chennai Central (46 km), Chennai Egmore (44 km) and Chengalpattu junction (17 km).

Reaching the Venue

A) Using Chennai Local Trains (The easiest option)

KEY
Potheri: This is the closest local railway station to the venue. A free shuttle bus service plies regularly to and from the campus to a point right opposite to the station. MSB-CGL trains should be taken.
Chennai Park: This is the local railway station situated opposite to the Chennai Central station. An underground subway connects the two.
Chennai Egmore: Local trains and Express trains both plies from here. To get on to a local train, one must change platforms.
Tirusulam: This is the local train station located right opposite to the airport, with an underground subway connecting the two. One can also change here for the Airport Metro station (To reach Chennai Central, if necessary).
Chengalpattu Jn: Local trains and Express trains both plies from here. To get on to a local train, one must change platforms.

B) The Venue may be reached via cab (Ola/Uber).

Reaching the Venue Building

Internal Bus Service
SRM has a dedicated, free bus service running from the Annexure Campus, inside which is located TP Ganesan Auditorium, where the competition will be held, to the entrance of the Main Campus, which is right opposite to the Potheri Railway Station. Local trains ply regularly on the line, the Airport (Tirusulam station), and the Railway Station (Park station) without any hassle. There is also an option to switch to the Metro at the Airport for reaching Chennai Central. The free shuttle service from and to the Annexure Campus and the Main Gate starts at 8 AM in the morning and ends at 9 PM with a frequency of departure every 10-15 minutes both ways.

Here is a Route Map of the Free Shuttle Pickup/Dropoff Service

KEY
1. Shuttle Bus Service, Pickup Point 1.
2. Shuttle Bus Service, Drop off Point. Main Campus/Railway Station Pickup Point.
3. Potheri Local Train Station.
4. TP Ganesan Auditorium (Venue).
5. Shuttle Bus Service, Pickup Point 2. Shuttle Bus Service, Campus Drop off point.
A. Arch Gate (Campus Entry Point). This is *not** a Shuttle Service point.
The *
Red** Line is the Shuttle Bus Service Route. (Travel Duration: 2 min)
The Purple Line is the Route from Drop-off to Venue by Walk. (Travel Duration: 2 min)

States Cup

Inspired by the success of Nations Cup at World Championship 2017 and 2019, and States Cup of Indian Nationals 2019, teams from states all over India will compete in a knockout format. You can apply in teams of 3. Detailed instructions regarding the event and enrollment form will be added soon.

Q1. Can I add more events after my registration is approved?

Yes, one can add more events after completing the registration and payment process. Please write to us giving details of the same and we'll be glad to assist you.
NOTE - Addition of events facility is available only before the registration period ends, no requests will be entertained under any circumstance after 12 April 2020.

Q2. Can I change/remove the events I've registered for?

No, changing/removing events after your registration is approved is not allowed.

Q3: What are the rules of this event?

The competition follows the WCA Regulations. Here is a video summarizing the important ones. There will be an official competitor tutorial on Saturday at 09:15 A.M. where all the important rules will be explained.

Q4: Do I have to use my own cube to compete?

Yes! You are responsible for your own hardware in order to compete. This means you should bring your own puzzles.

Q5: What is the normal age of competitors at these events? Are there age divisions?

The competition is open to competitors of all ages and gender. There will be only one combined ranking.

Q6: How do I find the results?

All results are posted on the WCA website within a week after the competition finishes. However, for the day of competing, go to WCA LIVE 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.

Q7: Can I attend the competition without competing? Do guests of competitors need to pay for the competition?

Yes, you can attend the competition as a spectator.
No. All spectators are free to attend the competition at no cost. There is a payment only to compete. However, if you require any other facilities such as travel and accommodation, that will be paid for.

Q8: Can I have fun at this event?

More than you can imagine! Solving is just one part of the competition. There are also other things to keep you entertained.

Offline Registration

Apart from registering online at our website, you also have the option to register offline at some Indian competitions by paying in cash to the delegate at the competition. The registration fee will be same as the online fee. The list of competitions at which this service is available is listed below. New competitions will be added with time to this list as they are announced:

Competition Date City
MathSoc Delhi Open 2020 Feb 15 - 16, 2020 New Delhi, Delhi, India

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.