Mcubes Winter Open 2022


Date
Nov 26 - 27, 2022
City
Alappuzha, Kerala, India
Venue

2Little Flower Public School, Kalavoor, Alappuzha, Kerala.

Address
Little Flower Public School, Ward 23, Kalavoor, Alappuzha, Kerala 688522
Details

2ND floor, School Hall

Contact

hello@mcubes.net

Organizer
Midhun Raj
WCA Delegate
Piyush Passi
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
Main event
Number of times bookmarked
14
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 130 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is ₹600 (Indian Rupee).
Registration fees won't be refunded under any circumstance.
Registrants on the waiting list may be accepted onto the competitor list until .
If you are a registered competitor you may change your registered events until by contacting the organization team.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.


Steps to complete online registration
Step 1 - Please Register or Signin on WCA https://www.worldcubeassociation.org/users/sign_up, This process helps to create or login on existing account.

Step 2 - Register here by selecting the events you want to participate in the competition. This process is important & You should complete before making the registration fee

Step 3 - Pay the registration fee after thestep 2 is completed through by clicking the link:

Pay here securely

Yooho, that's done. The process is now completed. Now you are just one step away for attending mcubes Open. If information including WCA registration as well as Pyament information are correct, your registration will be accepted in less than 2 working days. This is not an automation process, mcubes will be valuation each registration one by one

If your registration dosen't approved in 2 days, please contact us on hello@mcubes.net or pink us on whatsapp, We are happy to assit you!

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 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 5:00.00 2 attempts to get < 3:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3 10:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Clock Final Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00
Skewb Final Ao5 1:00.00

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Schedule for Saturday (November 26, 2022)

From 08:00 AM
To 09:00 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
2ND floor, School Hall
From 09:00 AM
To 12:30 PM
3x3x3 Cube First round
2ND floor, School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 32 advance to next round
From 12:30 PM
To 01:00 PM
Lunch
2ND floor, School Hall
From 01:00 PM
To 01:30 PM
Clock Final
2ND floor, School Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
From 01:30 PM
To 02:45 PM
2x2x2 Cube First round
2ND floor, School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 02:45 PM
To 04:15 PM
Pyraminx First round
2ND floor, School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 04:15 PM
To 06:00 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
2ND floor, School Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00

Schedule for Sunday (November 27, 2022)

From 08:00 AM
To 09:00 AM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
2ND floor, School Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00
From 09:00 AM
To 10:30 AM
3x3x3 One-Handed First round
2ND floor, School Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 10:30 AM
To 11:30 AM
5x5x5 Cube Final
2ND floor, School Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
5:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 3:00.00
From 11:30 AM
To 12:30 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
2ND floor, School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 12:30 PM
To 01:00 PM
Lunch
2ND floor, School Hall
From 01:00 PM
To 02:45 PM
Skewb Final
2ND floor, School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 02:45 PM
To 03:15 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
2ND floor, School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 03:15 PM
To 03:45 PM
Pyraminx Final
2ND floor, School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 03:45 PM
To 04:15 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
2ND floor, School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 04:15 PM
To 05:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
2ND floor, School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:00 PM
To 06:00 PM
Awards
2ND floor, School Hall

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/

So we have a video made specifically for new cubers, just to show them the basics of competing. This video will explain most of what any cuber competing for the first time will need to know.

If you are stoked to compete and ready to sign up, head over and Register for the Competetion

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 https://live.worldcubeassociation.org 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.

Travel

Note: Uber and Ola are not available in Alappuzha.

Nearest airport: Cochin International Airport (COK) - approx 73 kms from the venue.

Book your Flight here

(Auto rickshaws and buses are easily available for transport. You can also avail
the taxi service but that might be expensive.

Nearest Railway Station: Alappuzha Railway Station (APY) - approx 9 kms from the venue. ( auto rickshaw, Bus and taxi services are available)

Book your train here

If you are travelling through Bus, You can choose Alappuzha, Kommady or YMCA junction as the dropping point.

Book your Bus here

CAUTION:

The board in the buses will be written in the regional language. So you need to get help from a stranger, please reach us for further assistance related to competition.

Nearby hotels:

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Please note, WCA or the organizers doesn't have any relation with the Hotels mentioned above.

mcubes Winter Open 2022 🚀 was officially sponsored by World's largest Speed cube manufacturer MoYu. 🎈

Competition was co-sponsored by mcubes.net

Price for the competition:

⭐ Puzzles worth 120k 🔥 from MoYu for Podium, best female cuber, youngest cuber, winner of the competition, sum of rank, & top 15 cubers for all events together

⭐ Certificates for the podium, participants, Winner of the competition, Best female cuber, Youngest cuber, sum of rank, & top 15 cubers for all events together

Participation certificate can be collected during the beginning of the event itself 🖤

⭐ Trophies for the Winner of the competition, Best female cuber, and Youngest female cuber, sum of rank, & top 9 cubers for all events together

⭐ Medals for Podium, Winner of the competition, Best female cuber, All participants, Sum of rank, Youngest cuber & top 9 cubers for all events together

⭐Puzzles for Random 5 selected participants as will

⭐Puzzles & prizes worth 30K from MoYu awarded for the First winner of each event who used MoYu cubes to get podium

⭐Amaizing prizes will be granted for cubers who broke NR or WR using MoYu cubes

🔥 Cash prizes 🎉 will be announced shortly if there are!

Keep an 👀on the Prize list, stay updated! for more Prizes.

Please note Sponsors or the organization reserves the right to change the prize without any prior notice!

Regards,
Team mcubes & MoYu

There are several great food options available inside the venue. There are no hotels available available in walking distance, if you have any suggessions related to foods please inform the organizers

There is a strict policy, No outside food or drink is allowed into the venue!

Always try to keep food waste & bottles inside the waste box kept in the venue, thanks for the co-operation and understanding

Live results will be available on WCA Live during and after the competition. This page will be updated as the competition draws closer.

Registration Process

Before You Register

All prospective registrants need a WCA account. New competitors can create their own WCA account by clicking here and entering the required information.

How to Register Online

Prospective competitors register by:

  1. Signing into their WCA account;

  2. Clicking "Register" on the left side of this webpage, selecting the events they would like to compete in, and submitting their registration;

  3. Paying the registration fee of ₹600. (The registration fee is the same regardless of how many events are selected.) Your registration is not complete until you have paid the registration fee.
    The competitor limit for this competition is 130. The list of approved competitors can be found by clicking "Competitors" on the left side of this webpage. If there are already 130 competitors on that list, it means the competition is full, and any future registrants will be placed on the waitlist.

Competitors MUST register and pay online in order to compete. Spot registration won't be accepted.

Any requested changes to registration before 18th November will be honoured. Your registration is not complete until your name shows up on the list.

How to Pay for Registration Online

Payment is processed through mcubes using the link given in the information page

Click on the "Register" tab on the left side of the webpage to register and once done, you are ready to make payment.

Refunds

There's no refund available once the amount is paid. Attempting to file a chargeback for the registration fee will lead to being blacklisted from future WCA events.

Waitlist Information

We will be keeping a waitlist for this competition. To secure a place on the waitlist once 130 competitors have paid, simply pay the registration fee. If a competitor emails us to drop out before November 18, 2022 at 11:59 PM, you will be notified if you are the next competitor on the waitlist.

How long does it takes the registration to get approve?
Ans: The process is intiated manyally by mcubes team, so maximum time frame will be 2 working days.

I have already paid the registration fee, but there's no responce?
Ans: There are several reason for registration to be delayed including incorrect information provided during registration. While making payment please ensure that both information including Competitor name should match with the payment information. This leads to delay in registration procedure.

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 cutoff 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.

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