[Cancelled] Melton Midyear Meltdown 2020


Note: This competition has been cancelled. Please checkout the information section for more details.
Date
Aug 29 - 30, 2020
City
Melton, Victoria, Australia
Venue

Melton Community Centre

Address
238 High Street, Melton, Vic
Details

Main Hall

Organizers
David Edwards, Kerrie Jarman, and Speedcubing Australia
WCA Delegate
Kerrie Jarman
Contact

Speedcubing Australia

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Information

The competition is cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Events
Main event
Number of times bookmarked
43
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
This competition is over, click here to display the registration requirements it used.
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 150 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $20 (Australian Dollar).
If your registration is cancelled before you will be refunded 100% of your registration fee.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators can attend for free.

Payment:

Upon registering you will receive an email stating “Your registration for Melton Midyear Meltdown 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. Email the organisation team at support@speedcubing.org.au if you encounter an issue. All registration fees include GST.

Waiting List:

Once the competitor limit has filled, the waiting list will be opened. New registrations will be added to a waitlist and sorted in the order of payment. Waitlisted competitors will only be accepted provided one of the accepted competitors withdraws from the competition. All competitors still on the waiting list after 20/08/2020 will be removed and provided with a full refund. You may enquire about your position on the waiting list by emailing the organisation team at support@speedcubing.org.au.

Deleting Registration/Refunds:

If you can no longer make the competition you may request a refund. To receive a full refund you must email the organisational team at support@speedcubing.org.au by 20/08/2020. Refunds will not be issued after this date for any reason. Withdrawing enables competitors on the waiting list to attend the competition.

Changing Events:

You may change the events you are registered for by emailing support@speedcubing.org.au by 20/08/2020. After this date it is no longer possible to add events. It is also acceptable to not show up for any event you do not wish to compete in.

Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 75 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 50 advance to next round
Semi Final Ao5 10:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube First round Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:15.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 3:00.00
5x5x5 Cube First round Bo2 / Ao5 4:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 4:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3 10:00.00 cumulative * Top 12 advance to next round
Final Bo3 10:00.00 cumulative *
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final Mo3 1 hour
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 35.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
Clock Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 20.00
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo1 10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00

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Schedule for Saturday (August 29, 2020)

From 08:30 AM
To 09:00 AM
Registration
Main Hall
From 09:00 AM
To 09:15 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
Main Hall
From 09:15 AM
To 11:05 AM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 75 advance to next round
From 11:05 AM
To 11:50 AM
Clock Final
Main Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 20.00
From 11:50 AM
To 12:50 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed First round
Main Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 35.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 12:50 PM
To 01:50 PM
Lunch
Main Hall
From 01:50 PM
To 02:35 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round
Main Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 02:35 PM
To 03:45 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 1)
Main Hall
Format
Mo3
Time limit
1 hour
From 03:45 PM
To 04:55 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 2)
Main Hall
Format
Mo3
Time limit
1 hour
From 04:55 PM
To 06:05 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 3)
Main Hall
Format
Mo3
Time limit
1 hour

Schedule for Sunday (August 30, 2020)

From 09:00 AM
To 10:00 AM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 50 advance to next round
From 10:00 AM
To 11:15 AM
5x5x5 Cube First round
Main Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
4:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 11:00 AM
To 11:30 AM
Multi Blind Submission
Main Hall
From 11:15 AM
To 12:45 PM
4x4x4 Cube First round
Main Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:15.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 12:45 PM
To 01:45 PM
Lunch
Main Hall
From 01:45 PM
To 03:05 PM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final (Attempt 1)
Main Hall
Format
Bo1
Time limit
10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00
From 03:05 PM
To 03:35 PM
3x3x3 Cube Semi Final
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 03:35 PM
To 03:55 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 03:55 PM
To 04:15 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
Main Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
From 04:15 PM
To 04:35 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
From 04:35 PM
To 05:00 PM
5x5x5 Cube Final
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
4:00.00
From 05:00 PM
To 05:20 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:20 PM
To 05:35 PM
Packup
Main Hall
From 05:35 PM
To 05:55 PM
Awards
Main Hall

Travel

By car

The competition venue is located at 238 High Street, Melton. Car parking is available on-site, entry via Smith Street, Melton.

By Train

Melton Railway Station on the Ballarat Line (V/Line).

By Bus

From Melton Railway Station take bus 458 to Melton Bus Interchange which is approximately 500 meters from the venue.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How can I change my events?
You must make any change to your registered events by 20/08/2020. Send an email to support@speedcubing.org.au detailing your event changes.

Q. What time should I arrive at the competition?
You should arrive for registration at 9am. 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?
Times will be uploaded throughout the day. 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 Delegate for this competition is Kerrie Jarman. 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 WCALive. 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 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.