10th Anniversary Melbourne Cube Days 2020


Date
Nov 14 - 15, 2020
City
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Venue

Kingston Arts Centre

Address
985 Nepean Highway, Moorabbin, VIC 3189
Details

Grand Hall

Organizers
Kerrie Jarman and Speedcubing Australia
WCA Delegates
Ethan Pride, Kerrie Jarman, and Sebastian Robbins
Contact

Speedcubing Australia

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Information

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Events
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Registration period

Online registration will be open from to .

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 350 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $20 (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 Melbourne Cube Days 2020 is submitted and pending approval”. This does NOT mean that you are on the registration list. Competitors will not be approved until payment has been made. 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 05/11/2020 will be removed.

To receive a refund you must email the organisational team at support@speedcubing.org.au before 05/11/2020. Refunds will not be issued after this date for any reason.

All registration fees include GST.

Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 5:00.00 Top 100 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 5:00.00 Top 40 advance to next round
Semi Final Ao5 5:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 5:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 100 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:10.00 Top 25 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 3:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 3:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 4:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:45.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 4:00.00
6x6x6 Cube Combined First round Bo1 / Mo3 6:00.00 1 attempt to get < 4:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Mo3 6:00.00
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 12 advance to next round
Final Bo3 10:00.00 cumulative *
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 1:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00 Top 60 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final Bo3 1:30:00.00 cumulative *
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final Bo3 1:45:00.00 cumulative *
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo1 10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00

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Schedule for Saturday (November 14, 2020)

From 08:30 AM
To 09:00 AM
Registration
Grand Hall
From 08:30 AM
To 10:30 AM
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final
Banquet Room
Format
Bo3
Time limit
1:45:00.00 cumulative *
From 09:00 AM
To 09:15 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
Grand Hall
From 09:15 AM
To 10:55 AM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Grand Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
5:00.00
Proceed
Top 100 advance to next round
From 10:55 AM
To 12:10 PM
2x2x2 Cube First round
Grand Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 100 advance to next round
From 12:10 PM
To 01:10 PM
Lunch
Grand Hall
From 01:10 PM
To 02:10 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round
Grand Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 30.00
Proceed
Top 60 advance to next round
From 02:10 PM
To 03:00 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round
Grand Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 03:00 PM
To 04:40 PM
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round
Grand Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:10.00
Proceed
Top 25 advance to next round
From 03:00 PM
To 04:00 PM
Cube Submission for Multiblind
Grand Hall
From 03:30 PM
To 05:20 PM
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final
Banquet Room
Format
Bo3
Time limit
1:30:00.00 cumulative *
From 04:40 PM
To 05:55 PM
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round
Grand Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
4:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:45.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 05:55 PM
To 07:15 PM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final (Attempt 1)
Grand Hall
Format
Bo1
Time limit
10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00

Schedule for Sunday (November 15, 2020)

From 09:00 AM
To 09:40 AM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Grand Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
5:00.00
Proceed
Top 40 advance to next round
From 09:40 AM
To 10:10 AM
2x2x2 Cube Second round
Grand Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 10:10 AM
To 11:10 AM
7x7x7 Cube Combined Final
Grand Hall
Format
Bo1 / Mo3
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 6:00.00
From 11:10 AM
To 12:10 PM
6x6x6 Cube Combined First round
Grand Hall
Format
Bo1 / Mo3
Time limit
6:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 4:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 12:10 PM
To 12:40 PM
4x4x4 Cube Second round
Grand Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 12:40 PM
To 01:40 PM
Lunch
Grand Hall
From 01:40 PM
To 02:05 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Second round
Grand Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 02:05 PM
To 02:25 PM
3x3x3 Cube Semi Final
Grand Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
5:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 02:25 PM
To 02:45 PM
6x6x6 Cube Final
Grand Hall
Format
Mo3
Time limit
6:00.00
From 02:45 PM
To 03:05 PM
5x5x5 Cube Final
Grand Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
4:00.00
From 03:05 PM
To 03:20 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
Grand Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
From 03:20 PM
To 03:40 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
Grand Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
From 03:40 PM
To 03:55 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
Grand Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 03:55 PM
To 04:10 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
Grand Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 04:10 PM
To 05:20 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Grand Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
5:00.00
From 05:20 PM
To 05:50 PM
Packup
Grand Hall
From 05:50 PM
To 06:40 PM
Game
Grand Hall
From 06:40 PM
To 07:00 PM
Awards
Grand Hall

Travel

LOCATION

Kingston Arts Centre & Kingston City Hall
979-985 Nepean Hwy, Moorabbin
(Cnr South Road and Nepean Hwy, 100 metres from Moorabbin train station)
Melway Ref 77 D5

By car:

Kingston Arts Centre/Kingston City Hall is on the corner of the Nepean Highway and South Road, Moorabbin. We are only 20 minutes from St Kilda along the Nepean Hwy and only 25 minutes from Frankston.
Please note that parking is restricted at the front of the building and in South Road and surrounding streets, we recommend that you check all signage.

By train:

Moorabbin station is on the Frankston train line and the station is only 100 metres from Kingston City Hall and Kingston Arts Centre.

Bus:

The 824 and 825 routes stop directly outside Moorabbin railway station on the Nepean Hwy side. The 811 and 812 routes stop along South Rd, just before Nepean Hwy, next to the Kingston Arts Centre.

Taxi:

There is a taxi rank directly outside Moorabbin railway station.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What time should I arrive at the competition?
You should arrive for registration at 8:30 on Saturday. You should be at the venue ready to compete 30 minutes before you are scheduled. Please note the schedule is subject to change on the day.

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. How do I find out if I've progressed to the second round?
Your times will be uploaded to WCA Live - 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. Who can I ask for help on the day?
Your Delegates for this competition are Ethan Pride, Kerrie Jarman and Sebastian Robbins, feel free to ask them any questions you may have on the day.

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. How do I find out about other upcoming competitions in Australia?
You can find out about upcoming competitions in Australia by signing up to the Speedcubing Australia mailing list.

Q. Where can I ask other questions?
We can be reached at support@speedcubing.org.au.

Live results will be provided via WCA Live. 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).

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.