MLWGS Winter 2020


Date
Jan 18, 2020
City
Richmond, Virginia, United States
Venue

Maggie L. Walker Governor's School

Address
1000 N Lombardy St, Richmond, VA 23220
Details

Gymnasium

Organizers
Jacob Lee, John Staley, Ross George, and Ryland Wilson
WCA Delegate
Corey Sakowski
Contact

jleem2b@gmail.com, cuber314159@comcast.net, johnstaley02@gmail.com, mrrosspgeorge@gmail.com, csakowski@worldcubeassociation.org

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Information

The venue asks that competitors and spectators only wear soft-soled shoes to protect the gymnasium floor. Please do not wear heels, cleats, or anything similar to the venue.

A second round of Pyraminx (Top 16) and/or a second round of 3x3x3 One-handed (Top 16) will be held before 3x3x3 Cube Final only if there is extra time.

Proceeds for this competition will go toward the Foundation for Sarcoidosis research.

Events
Number of times bookmarked
23
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 90 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $15 (United States 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.

Your registration is not complete until your registration fee has been paid.
All competitiors must read the "Competitor Information" tab.

WAITLIST INFORMATION:
If the competitor limit of 90 has been reached, you can still register and pay the registration fee to secure a spot on the waitlist. During the registration period, any competitor can cancel their registration and allow the first person on the waitlist to take their spot. If you find that you cannot make it to the competition after registering, please contact us so that we can maximize attendance.
All registrants still on the waitlist after the registration period will have their registrations deleted, and will be fully refunded.

Competitors and guests must wear tennis shoes or any other soft soled shoes.

Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 32 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 5:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Final Ao5 5:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 7:00.00 2 attempts to get < 3:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Pyraminx Final Ao5 2:00.00

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Schedule for Saturday (January 18, 2020)

From 08:15 AM
To 08:45 AM
Registration and Setup
Gymnasium
From 08:45 AM
To 09:00 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
Gymnasium
From 09:00 AM
To 10:30 AM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Gymnasium
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 32 advance to next round
From 10:30 AM
To 11:30 AM
Pyraminx Final
Gymnasium
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 11:30 AM
To 12:30 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined Final
Gymnasium
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
From 12:30 PM
To 01:15 PM
Lunch
Gymnasium
From 01:15 PM
To 02:45 PM
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round
Gymnasium
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
5:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 02:45 PM
To 03:15 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Gymnasium
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 03:15 PM
To 04:45 PM
5x5x5 Cube Combined Final
Gymnasium
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
7:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 3:00.00
From 04:45 PM
To 05:15 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
Gymnasium
Format
Ao5
Time limit
5:00.00
From 05:15 PM
To 05:30 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Gymnasium
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:30 PM
To 06:00 PM
Awards
Gymnasium

The school is located here:

Map

Please park in the student parking lot that is circled on the map provided.

The competition will be held in the gym which is on the second floor of the school; there will be signs directing you there.

Lunch will be provided with registration for competitors only. It will be pizza and a drink. Allergy concerns include (but may not be limited to): gluten (wheat, rye, barley). There are other potential lunch options within the city, but not immediately next to the school.

ALL COMPETITORS MUST READ THIS TAB BEFORE REGISTERING

For First-Time Competitors

All newcomers must be familiar with the WCA Regulations before competing. This video gives a basic overview of the rules. In addition, please read this document before coming to the competition.

For All Competitors

When you arrive, you will receive a card with personalized information detailing your events and what group you will be competing in for each event. In addition, you will also have judging/scrambling/running assignments on your card. Every competitor is expected to help out during the event(s) they are registered for. The card will look like the following:

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If you do not arrive to help during your scheduled event, and there are not enough staff members, we reserve the right to disqualify you from competing.

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.