Koalafication Sydney 2019


Date
Mar 16 - 17, 2019
City
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Venue

Turramurra High School

Address
104 Maxwell Street, Turramurra NSW 2074
Details

School Hall

Organizers
Edward Hollingdale, Feliks Zemdegs, Paul N. van de Geest, and Speedcubing Australia
WCA Delegates
Edward Hollingdale, Nathan Seeto, and Sebastian Robbins
Contact

Speedcubing Australia

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.

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Events
Competitors
113
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
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There is a competitor limit of 150 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 Sydney 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 processed until you have paid the registration fees.

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 the 11th of March will be removed and issued a full refund.

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 the 11th of 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

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Feliks Zemdegs 6.21 6.36 Australia 6.216.756.246.566.28
2x2x2 Cube Caleb Clark 1.41 2.10 Australia 1.961.412.692.371.96
4x4x4 Cube Feliks Zemdegs 23.50 23.95 Australia 23.5023.8125.9623.8624.18
5x5x5 Cube Feliks Zemdegs 43.16 47.53 Australia 46.0455.6448.6343.1647.93
6x6x6 Cube Feliks Zemdegs 1:28.01 1:29.55 Australia 1:29.471:31.171:28.01
7x7x7 Cube Feliks Zemdegs 1:57.52 2:02.17 Australia 2:04.512:04.471:57.52
3x3x3 Blindfolded Jack Cai 20.27 DNF Australia 20.27DNFDNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Feliks Zemdegs 24 29.33 Australia 243034
3x3x3 One-Handed Feliks Zemdegs 9.81 11.43 Australia 9.8113.5112.6311.799.86
Pyraminx Caleb Clark 4.11 4.42 Australia 4.524.224.534.116.30
Skewb Dylan Johnston 3.34 3.54 Australia 3.763.363.493.345.13
4x4x4 Blindfolded Feliks Zemdegs 6:24.55 Australia DNFDNF6:24.55
5x5x5 Blindfolded Nam Anh Dang 16:28.00 Australia 16:28.00DNFDNS
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Jack Cai 21/24 1:00:00 Australia 21/24 1:00:00
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 70 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 12 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 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 3:00.00
6x6x6 Cube Combined Final Bo1 / Mo3 6:00.00 1 attempt to get < 4:30.00
7x7x7 Cube Combined Final Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 5:30.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3 10:00.00 cumulative * Top 8 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 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:30.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
Skewb Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 15.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
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 (March 16, 2019)

From 08:30 AM
To 09:45 AM
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final
School Hall
Format
Best of 3
Time limit
1:00:00.00 total for 5x5x5 Blindfolded Final and 4x4x4 Blindfolded Final **
From 08:30 AM
To 09:45 AM
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final
School Hall
Format
Best of 3
Time limit
1:00:00.00 total for 5x5x5 Blindfolded Final and 4x4x4 Blindfolded Final **
From 09:15 AM
To 09:45 AM
Registration
School Hall
From 09:45 AM
To 10:00 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
School Hall
From 10:00 AM
To 11:00 AM
2x2x2 Cube First round
School Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 11:00 AM
To 12:45 PM
3x3x3 Cube First round
School Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 70 advance to next round
From 12:45 PM
To 02:00 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 1)
School Hall
Format
Mean of 3
Time limit
1 hour
From 12:45 PM
To 02:15 PM
Lunch
School Hall
From 02:15 PM
To 03:15 PM
Pyraminx First round
School Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 03:15 PM
To 04:00 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round
School Hall
Format
Best of 3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 04:00 PM
To 05:15 PM
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round
School Hall
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
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 04:15 PM
Multiple Blindfolded Cube Submission
School Hall
From 05:15 PM
To 06:30 PM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final (Attempt 1)
School Hall
Format
Best of 1
Time limit
10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00

Schedule for Sunday (March 17, 2019)

From 08:15 AM
To 09:30 AM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 2)
School Hall
Format
Mean of 3
Time limit
1 hour
From 09:30 AM
To 10:15 AM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round
School Hall
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
1:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 10:15 AM
To 11:00 AM
Skewb Combined First round
School Hall
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 15.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 11:00 AM
To 11:50 AM
7x7x7 Cube Combined Final
School Hall
Format
Best of 1 / Mean of 3
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 5:30.00
From 11:50 AM
To 12:40 PM
6x6x6 Cube Combined Final
School Hall
Format
Best of 1 / Mean of 3
Time limit
6:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 4:30.00
From 12:40 PM
To 01:55 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 3)
School Hall
Format
Mean of 3
Time limit
1 hour
From 12:40 PM
To 02:00 PM
Lunch
School Hall
From 02:00 PM
To 03:00 PM
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round
School Hall
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 03:00 PM
To 04:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
School Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 04:00 PM
To 04:15 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
School Hall
Format
Best of 3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
From 04:15 PM
To 04:35 PM
5x5x5 Cube Final
School Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
3:00.00
From 04:35 PM
To 04:55 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
School Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:30.00
From 04:55 PM
To 05:10 PM
Skewb Final
School Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 05:10 PM
To 05:20 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
School Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 05:20 PM
To 05:35 PM
Pyraminx Final
School Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 05:35 PM
To 05:45 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
School Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
1:30.00
From 05:45 PM
To 06:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
School Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 06:00 PM
To 06:15 PM
Awards
School Hall

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What time should I arrive at the competition?
You should aim to arrive for registration at 9:30 on the Saturday for Registration, unless you are competing in 4x4 Blindfolded or 5x5 Blindfolded. You should be at the venue ready to compete 30 minutes before the scheduled start time of that event. Please note the schedule is subject to change on the day.

Q. How do I find out if I've progressed to the second round?
Your times will be uploaded to cubecomps.com - please allow up to an hour from finishing your solves to them being uploaded. After all the times of a round has been entered, you can see if you are in the following round.

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. 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 and Nathan Seeto and they will be happy to answer your questions.

Competitor Groups

Each round will involve multiple competitor groups at the competition. These groups have been generated by an algorythm and can be viewed here. Please note that the exact timings of the groups may vary slightly. Competitors must be ready to compete up to 20 minutes before their scheduled group.

Individual schedules can be found here. Each competitor will receive a printed copy of their individual schedule at registration on the Sunday.

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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.