NIT Trichy Open 2017

Oct 7 - 8, 2017
Trichy, India

National Institute of Technology

Tanjore Main Road, National Highway 67,Tiruchirappalli - 620015, Tamil Nadu, India

Barn Hall

NIT Trichy Open 2017 website
Ashwath Venkatagiri, Kunaal Parekh, Magister NIT Trichy, Rakesh M. Vaideeswaran, and Ritvik Raj
WCA Delegate
Hari Anirudh
Entry Fee

Spot registrations will not be allowed. Make sure you register over here on or before the 4th of October.

The registration fees will be an INR 130 base fee with which you can participate for a maximum of 4 events plus INR 30 for every additional event. The registration fee will have to be paid at the venue.

For first timers : Please refer to the WCA regulations before attending the competition. To register, create a WCA account by signing up, confirm your account and then come back to this page and register.

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
Rubik's Cube Vijay Kishore 7.81 8.97 India 8.068.4313.067.8110.43
2x2x2 Cube Faiyaz Ahamed Fazil 2.55 3.16 India
4x4x4 Cube Joshua Koilpillai 39.83 48.41 United States 39.8352.4152.4249.3843.44
3x3x3 Blindfolded Hari Anirudh 41.71 DNF India DNFDNF41.71
3x3x3 One-Handed Kunaal Parekh 13.34 16.03 India 19.0614.6914.3313.34DNF
Pyraminx Joshua Koilpillai 2.07 3.03 United States DNF2.522.073.483.08
Skewb Hariharan Sachidanandam 3.15 4.50 India 3.154.355.764.874.28
Square-1 Kunaal Parekh 13.63 19.73 India 22.3618.9017.9313.6323.88
4x4x4 Blindfolded Hari Anirudh 3:59.70 India DNFDNF3:59.70

*Square-1 Finals depends on the number of participants in round 1, and on the adherance to schedule on day 2

Day 1 (7th October)

Time Stage
08:00-09:00 Registration
09:00-10:00 4x4 BLD Combined Finals
10:00-12:00 3x3 Round 1
12:00-12:45 Pyraminx Round 1
12:45-1:30 Skewb Round 1
1:30-2:15 Lunch
2:15-3:15 3x3 One Handed Round 1
3:15-4:15 2x2 Round 1
4:15-5:15 Square-1 Round 1
5:15-6:15 4x4 Round 1

Day 2 (8th October)

Time Stage
09:00-10:00 3x3 Blindfolded Round 1
10:00-11:30 3x3 Round 2
11:30-12:30 2x2 Round 2
12:30-1:00 Pyraminx Finals
1:00-1:30 Skewb Finals
1:30-2:15 Lunch
2:15-2:45 Square-1 Finals
2:45-3:15 4x4 Finals
3:15-3:45 3x3 Blindfolded Finals
3:45-4:15 3x3 One Handed Finals
4:15-4:45 2x2 Finals
4:45-5:15 3x3 Finals
5:15-5:30 Prize distribution

NIT Trichy is located on NH67 which links Trichy and Tanjore.

From Trichy airport, we recommend Ola cabs.
From TPJ railway station, take a bus from Central Bus Stand (5 minutes walk from the station) or Ola (would cost around 300).
From Central Bus Stand, take bus #128 (infrequent) and get off at NIT stop, or take a Tanjore bus (frequent) and get off at BHEL, from here take any bus stopping at NIT.
From Chatram Bus Stand, take any direct bus to NIT (many buses available, very frequent).

Since accomodation near the college is not available, we have compiled a list of affordable accomodation (close to the bus stands) below:

Krishna Lodge
Hotel Sathyam
Hotel Guru
JK Residency
Hotel Anbu Park
Hotel Shri Swarna's Palace