Koalafication Brisbane 2019


Date
Apr 6 - 7, 2019
City
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Venue

Northside Christian College

Address
151 Flockton Street, Everton Park, QLD
Details

College Hall

Organizers
Ming Dao Ting and Speedcubing Australia
WCA Delegates
Edward Hollingdale, Ethan Pride, and Nathan Seeto
Contact

Speedcubing Australia

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Information

This competition is part of a series of events around Australia to enable competitors to obtain qualifying results for the upcoming WCA World Championship 2019 in Melbourne. For more information, visit the WCA World Championship 2019 website.

Please note that you only have to attend the day(s) with the events you are competing in, so please check the schedule. Due to parking restrictions we suggest you only attend on Sunday morning if you are competing in 3x3x3 Fewest Moves.

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Events
Competitors
117
Registration period

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Registration requirements
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There is a competitor limit of 130 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $22 (Australian Dollar).
The registration fee has to be paid through Stripe here once registered.
If your registration is cancelled before you will be refunded a 100% of your registration fee.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators can attend for free.

Upon registering you will receive an email stating “Your registration for Koalafication Brisbane 2019 is submitted and pending approval” Please ensure you have paid the registration fees via stripe on the register page. Your registration will not be accepted until you have paid the registration fees.

Please note that this competition has a competitor limit. Once the competitor limit has filled new registrations will be added to a waitlist to be sorted in the order of payment. Waitlisted competitors will only be accepted provided one of the accepted competitors withdraws from the competition by emailing the organisation team at support@speedcubing.org.au. All competitors still on the waiting list after 29 March will be removed.

Refunds will only be issued if we reach the competitor limit.
To receive a refund you must email the organisational team at support@speedcubing.org.au before 29 March. Refunds will not be issued after this date for any reason. If the competitor limit is not reached we will not issue refunds if you withdraw.

Registration fee includes GST for payments made after February 10th

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Feliks Zemdegs 5.24 7.19 Australia 6.487.208.387.905.24
2x2x2 Cube Nicholas Paul 1.85 3.02 Australia 3.971.853.362.113.59
4x4x4 Cube Feliks Zemdegs 20.76 24.79 Australia 25.1220.7628.1425.3223.93
5x5x5 Cube Feliks Zemdegs 42.46 46.22 Australia 47.6744.6346.3648.7242.46
6x6x6 Cube Feliks Zemdegs 1:25.77 1:30.66 Australia 1:36.291:25.771:29.91
7x7x7 Cube Feliks Zemdegs 2:05.22 2:09.62 Australia 2:12.512:11.122:05.22
3x3x3 Blindfolded Jack Cai 19.77 DNF Australia 19.77DNFDNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Tong Zhu (朱彤) 34 34.33 China 343534
3x3x3 One-Handed Feliks Zemdegs 11.43 12.86 Australia 13.1013.9611.4311.51DNF
Megaminx Feliks Zemdegs 36.51 39.47 Australia 43.1638.1736.5139.8140.44
Pyraminx Andrew Huang 2.44 3.58 Australia 3.514.70DNF2.442.53
Skewb Duncan Butcher 4.84 5.81 Australia 5.665.696.088.074.84
Square-1 Feliks Zemdegs 12.19 15.75 Australia 17.5318.7113.8415.8812.19
5x5x5 Blindfolded Nathan Seeto 13:26.00 DNF Australia DNF13:26.00DNS
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Tong Zhu (朱彤) 6/7 37:05 China 6/7 37:05
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 40 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 20 advance to next round
Semi Final Ao5 2:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 2:30.00 2 attempts to get < 1:30.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:30.00
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00 Top 6 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
6x6x6 Cube Combined Final Bo1 / Mo3 6:00.00 1 attempt to get < 4:00.00
7x7x7 Cube Combined Final Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 6:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3 10:00.00 cumulative * Top 6 advance to next round
Final Bo3 10:00.00 cumulative *
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final Mo3 1 hour
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 1:30.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:30.00
Megaminx Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 3:30.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
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 1:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final Bo3 1:00:00.00 total for 5x5x5 Blindfolded Final and 4x4x4 Blindfolded Final **
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final Bo3 1:00:00.00 total for 5x5x5 Blindfolded Final and 4x4x4 Blindfolded Final **
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo1 10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00

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Schedule for Saturday (April 06, 2019)

From 08:30 AM
To 09:45 AM
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final
Classroom CO6
Format
Bo3
Time limit
1:00:00.00 total for 5x5x5 Blindfolded Final and 4x4x4 Blindfolded Final **
From 08:30 AM
To 09:45 AM
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final
Classroom CO6
Format
Bo3
Time limit
1:00:00.00 total for 5x5x5 Blindfolded Final and 4x4x4 Blindfolded Final **
From 09:30 AM
To 10:00 AM
Registration
College Hall
From 10:00 AM
To 10:15 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
College Hall
From 10:15 AM
To 11:30 AM
2x2x2 Cube First round
College Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 11:30 AM
To 12:30 PM
Pyraminx First round
College Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 12:30 PM
To 01:15 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round
College Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
Proceed
Top 6 advance to next round
From 12:30 PM
To 01:30 PM
Lunch
College Hall
From 01:30 PM
To 03:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube First round
College Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 40 advance to next round
From 03:00 PM
To 04:00 PM
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round
College Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:30.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 04:00 PM
To 04:45 PM
Skewb First round
College Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 04:45 PM
To 05:40 PM
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round
College Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Proceed
Top 6 advance to next round
From 05:40 PM
To 06:15 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round
College Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
1:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 06:15 PM
To 06:30 PM
5x5x5 Cube Final
College Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00

Schedule for Sunday (April 07, 2019)

From 08:30 AM
To 09:45 AM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 1)
College Hall
Format
Mo3
Time limit
1 hour
From 09:45 AM
To 11:00 AM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 2)
College Hall
Format
Mo3
Time limit
1 hour
From 11:00 AM
To 11:15 AM
Multi Blind Cube Submission
Classroom CO6
From 11:15 AM
To 12:30 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 3)
College Hall
Format
Mo3
Time limit
1 hour
From 12:30 PM
To 01:45 PM
Lunch
College Hall
From 12:30 PM
To 01:45 PM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final (Attempt 1)
Classroom CO6
Format
Bo1
Time limit
10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00
From 01:45 PM
To 02:15 PM
Megaminx Combined Final
College Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
From 02:15 PM
To 02:45 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
College Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 20 advance to next round
From 02:45 PM
To 03:05 PM
6x6x6 Cube Combined Final
College Hall
Format
Bo1 / Mo3
Time limit
6:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 4:00.00
From 03:05 PM
To 03:30 PM
7x7x7 Cube Combined Final
College Hall
Format
Bo1 / Mo3
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 6:00.00
From 03:30 PM
To 03:50 PM
Square-1 Combined Final
College Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 30.00
From 03:50 PM
To 04:05 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
College Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
From 04:05 PM
To 04:30 PM
3x3x3 Cube Semi Final
College Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 04:30 PM
To 04:50 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
College Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:30.00
From 04:50 PM
To 05:05 PM
Pyraminx Final
College Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 05:05 PM
To 05:20 PM
Skewb Final
College Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 05:20 PM
To 05:35 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
College Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 05:35 PM
To 05:50 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
College Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:30.00
From 05:50 PM
To 06:05 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
College Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 06:05 PM
To 06:15 PM
Awards
College Hall

The first rounds of all events will be run in groups. These groups are pre-determined. It is important that you know which groups of each event you are in. A summary of groups can be found here while you can find an individual card with your groups here. Each competitor will be provided with a printed copy of their invididual group numbers at registration.

For each event we will run the groups in order, group 1 first, then group 2 etc.

Throughout the competition we will also need judges, runners and scramblers. Do not hesitate to ask if you can be helpful in some way! If you have any questions about the groups please email us at support@speedcubing.org.au

Travel

Northside Christian College shares a campus with Nexus Church, and there is ample parking on site. The best place to park is Car Park 3 or 4, as shown on the map below.

Please note that parking will be extremely limited on Sunday morning while the morning church services are on. We highly advise not coming to the competition on the Sunday morning unless you are competing in 3x3x3 Fewest Moves.

The College Hall is located directly across from the foyer of Nexus Church. Entry is from the carpark side.

There are also several restaurants and shops at Northwest Plaza, 500m down the road on Flockton Street, including Pizza Hut, Subway and Coffee Club.

College Hall Map

College Hall

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What time should I arrive at the competition?
You should arrive for registration at 9:45am on the Saturday Morning. You must be at the venue ready to compete 20 minutes before you are scheduled. Please note the schedule is subject to change on the day. Those competing in 4x4x4 Blindfolded and/or 5x5x5 Blindfolded should arrive at 8:20am on the Saturday morning so we can begin on time. Those competing in 3x3x3 Fewest Moves should arrive promptly at 7:50am on the Sunday morning for the first attempt.

Q. Why is this competition called "Koalafication"?
This competition is part of a series of events around Australia to enable competitors to obtain qualifying results for the upcoming WCA World Championship 2019 in Melbourne. For more information, visit the WCA World Championship 2019 website.

Q. How old do I have to be to compete?
Anyone can compete at any age! We encourage anyone considering to compete to register as it will be a great experience regardless of age.

Q. How fast do I have to be to compete?
To compete you only need to know how to solve the cube! Please check the events tab for information in time limits for each event.

Q. What do I need to know before the competition day?
Before attending you should have read and understood the WCA regulations . We also recommend that you watch this helpful competitor guide and read this competition tutorial. You should also know when your events are scheduled throughout the day.

Q. Who can I ask for help on the day?
Your Delegates for this competition are Edward Hollingdale, Ethan Pride and Nathan Seeto.

Q. Can I help on the day?
Of course! Throughout the day we will need judges and runners so please see our Delegates to ask how you can best assist.

Q. I have another question.
Then ask us! We can be reached at support@speedcubing.org.au.

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Live results will be provided via cubecomps. It may take up to an hour between times being set and them appearing online.

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).
A cumulative time limit may be enforced across rounds (see Guideline 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.