KES Cube Open 2019


Date
Dec 22, 2019
City
Kannur, Kerala, India
Venue

Kaoser English School

Address
Kaoser English School, Pulloopikkadavu, Kerala 670005
Details

Kaoser Valley

Organizers
Cubing Kerala, Lukhman Abdul Latheef, and Mohammed Razal
WCA Delegate
Daniel James
Contact
lukhman.latheef@gmail.com, keralaspeedcubing@gmail.com, stylofactory@gmail.com, djames@worldcubeassociation.org
Download all the competition's details as PDF here.
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.
  • If you're participating in a WCA competition for first time or not aware of competition rules, make sure that you attend the tutorial session.
  • If you're participating in a WCA competition for first time, please bring your ID card as well.
Events
Number of times bookmarked
12
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 60 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is ₹150 (Indian Rupee).
Registration fees won't be refunded under any circumstance.
On the spot registrations will be accepted with a base registration fee of ₹350 (Indian Rupee).
Spectators can attend for free.

Registration fee
Pass fee (for participating): 250 INR
Each event: 50 INR
So if you are participating in 3 events, fees will be 250 + (3x50) = 400

Early bird discount offer - till December 5, 2019, 11:59 PM IST
Pass fee (for participating): 150 INR
Each event: 50 INR
So if you are participating in 3 events, fees will be 150 + (3x50) = 300.

Spot Registration
Note: For spot registration, you will be allowed to register only for those events which takes place at least 30 minutes after you register. So, if you want to do spot registration for an event, you should register for it at least 30 minutes before the start of the event.
Pass fee (for participating): 350 INR
Each event: 50 INR
So if you are participating in 3 events, fees will be 350 + (3x50) = 500.

Steps to complete online registration
Step 1 - Register here by selecting the events you want to participate in.
Step 2 - Pay the registration fee here
Step 3 - Wait upto 48 hours for your registration to be confirmed. Once your registration is confirmed, you will get a confirmation mail and your name will appear in the list of registered competitors.

Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 6 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 6 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 6 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00

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Schedule for Sunday (December 22, 2019)

From 09:00 AM
To 10:00 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
Kaoser Valley
From 10:00 AM
To 12:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Kaoser Valley
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 6 advance to next round
From 12:00 PM
To 01:00 PM
Lunch
Kaoser Valley
From 01:00 PM
To 02:30 PM
2x2x2 Cube First round
Kaoser Valley
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 6 advance to next round
From 02:30 PM
To 03:45 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined Final
Kaoser Valley
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
From 03:45 PM
To 05:00 PM
Pyraminx First round
Kaoser Valley
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 6 advance to next round
From 05:00 PM
To 05:30 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
Kaoser Valley
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 05:30 PM
To 06:00 PM
Pyraminx Final
Kaoser Valley
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 06:00 PM
To 06:30 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Kaoser Valley
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 06:30 PM
To 07:00 PM
Awards
Kaoser Valley

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/

Here's a video that will be helpful for new comers:

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.

Note: Uber or Ola or any kind of online taxi booking services are not there in Kannur

Nearest Airport: Kannur International Airport (CNN) (29 KM (approx.) from the venue)
You can pick the nearby local auto rickshaws or buses or to reach the venue. You can also pick taxi to reach the venue but it might be expensive.

Nearest Railway Station: Kannur Railway Station (CAN) (7.1 KM (approx.) from the venue)
Taxi and auto rickshaw are easily available.

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).

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.