Nepali Nationals 2019


Date
May 24 - 26, 2019
City
Lalitpur, Nepal
Venue

St. Xavier's School, Jawlakhel

Address
Jawlakhel Chowk, Pulchowk Road, Patan
Details

Donnelly Hall

Organizers
Aayas Dhoj Joshi, Anmol Pradhan, Bibhushan Saakha, Pratik Dhakal, Sanjeev Das, and Srijan Adhikari
WCA Delegate
Aayas Dhoj Joshi
Contact

Please feel free to email us here or call us at one of the following numbers: (+977) 9818356535, (+977) 9808884132 or (+977) 9862981818.

Information

This competition is the fourth iteration of the Nepali National Championship and is open to competitors of all nationalities. However, only Nepalese participants will be eligible for prizes and titles.

यो प्रतियोगिता नेपाली राष्ट्रिय प्रतिस्पर्धाको चौथो शृङ्खला हो र यो सबै राष्ट्रियताको प्रतियोगीका लागि खुला छ। तर उपाधि तथा पुरस्कार प्राप्त गर्न नेपाली प्रतियोगी मात्रै योग्य हुने छन्।

Events
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 200 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is ₨300 (Nepalese Rupee).
Registration fees won't be refunded under any circumstance.
On the spot registrations will be accepted with a base registration fee of ₨400 (Nepalese Rupee) if the competitor limit has not been reached by .
Spectators can attend for free.

Registration Fee
Each Additional Event: Rs. 75

The base registration is inclusive of one event.

Example:
If you are taking part in five events, your registration fee will include

  1. For Online Registrants:
    Rs. 300 (Base Registration)
    4 x Rs. 75 (Additional Events)
    Total= Rs. 600

  2. For On-The-Spot Registrants:
    Rs. 400 (Base Registration)
    4 x Rs. 75 (Additional Events)
    Total= Rs. 700

Payment Guidelines:
1. Participants must compulsorily pay their registration fee before competing.
2. Registrants are encouraged to pay their registration fee before the day of the competition either in a meetup or by meeting any of the organizers personally.
3. On mutual understanding, individuals may also pay registration fees on behalf of other registrants.
4. If a participant is unable to make it to the venue within the given time, they must either pay their registration fee prior to the day of the competition or ask another person to pay on their behalf.

भुक्तानी निर्देशिका:
१. प्रतियोगीले प्रतिस्पर्धामा उत्रिनु अगावै प्रवेश शुल्क तिर्न अनिवार्य रहेको छ।
२. प्रतियोगी महानुभावहरूलाई प्रतियोगिताको दिन अघि नै मिटअप अथवा कुनै आयोजकलाई निजीरूपमा भेट गरि प्रवेश शुल्क भुक्तानी गर्न प्रोत्साहित गरिन्छ।
३. आपसी सम्झौतामा प्रतियोगीले एकअर्काको प्रवेश शुल्क भुक्तानी गर्न पनि पाइने छ।
४. यदि कुनै प्रतियोगी समयमा कार्यक्रम स्थलमा पुग्न सम्भव नहुने हो भने उहाँहरूले प्रतियोगिताको दिन अघि नै प्रवेश शुल्क भुक्तानी गर्न सकिने छ अथवा उहाँहरूले कसैलाई आफ्नो निमित अन्य कसैलाई शुल्क भुक्तानी गरिदिन आग्रह गर्न सक्ने छन्।

Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 64 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 32 advance to next round
Semi Final Ao5 10:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 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
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 3:30.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
6x6x6 Cube Combined Final Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 6:30.00
7x7x7 Cube Combined Final Bo1 / Mo3 15:00.00 1 attempt to get < 10:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3 10:00.00
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final Mo3 1 hour
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:30.00 Top 20 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 10 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
3x3x3 With Feet Final Ao5 10:00.00
Clock Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Megaminx Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 3:30.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 32 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 10 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Skewb First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 32 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 10 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Square-1 Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:30.00
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final Bo3 1:00:00.00 cumulative *
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final Bo3 1:00:00.00 cumulative *
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo2 10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00

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Schedule for Friday (May 24, 2019)

From 07:15 AM
To 07:30 AM
Registration for FMC Participants
Donnelly Hall
From 07:30 AM
To 08:30 AM
Registration
Donnelly Hall
From 07:30 AM
To 08:30 AM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 1)
Room #1
Format
Mean of 3
Time limit
1 hour
From 08:30 AM
To 09:00 AM
Opening Ceremony
Donnelly Hall
From 09:00 AM
To 09:45 AM
Megaminx Combined Final
Donnelly Hall
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 3:30.00
From 09:00 AM
To 09:15 AM
MBLD Cube Submission
Room #1
From 09:30 AM
To 10:30 AM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final (Attempt 1)
Room #1
Format
Best of 2
Time limit
10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00
From 09:45 AM
To 10:45 AM
Clock Combined Final
Donnelly Hall
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
From 10:45 AM
To 11:15 AM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
Donnelly Hall
Format
Best of 3
Time limit
10:00.00
From 11:15 AM
To 11:45 AM
Square-1 Combined Final
Donnelly Hall
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:30.00
From 11:45 AM
To 12:30 PM
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round
Donnelly Hall
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 3:30.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 12:30 PM
To 01:15 PM
Lunch
Donnelly Hall
From 01:15 PM
To 02:15 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 2)
Room #1
Format
Mean of 3
Time limit
1 hour
From 02:15 PM
To 03:00 PM
6x6x6 Cube Combined Final
Donnelly Hall
Format
Best of 1 / Mean of 3
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 6:30.00
From 03:00 PM
To 03:45 PM
7x7x7 Cube Combined Final
Donnelly Hall
Format
Best of 1 / Mean of 3
Time limit
15:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 10:00.00
From 03:45 PM
To 04:15 PM
5x5x5 Cube Final
Donnelly Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 04:15 PM
To 05:15 PM
3x3x3 With Feet Final
Donnelly Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:15 PM
To 06:30 PM
Staff Rounds
Donnelly Hall

Schedule for Saturday (May 25, 2019)

From 08:00 AM
To 09:00 AM
Registration
Donnelly Hall
From 09:00 AM
To 11:15 AM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Donnelly Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 64 advance to next round
From 09:00 AM
To 09:30 AM
Demonstration for Newcomers
Room #1
From 09:30 AM
To 10:30 AM
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final
Room #2
Format
Best of 3
Time limit
1:00:00.00 cumulative *
From 11:15 AM
To 12:30 PM
2x2x2 Cube First round
Donnelly Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 32 advance to next round
From 11:15 AM
To 12:15 PM
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final
Room #2
Format
Best of 3
Time limit
1:00:00.00 cumulative *
From 12:30 PM
To 01:15 PM
Lunch
Donnelly Hall
From 01:15 PM
To 02:15 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Donnelly Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 32 advance to next round
From 02:15 PM
To 02:45 PM
Skewb First round
Donnelly Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 32 advance to next round
From 02:45 PM
To 03:30 PM
Pyraminx First round
Donnelly Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 32 advance to next round
From 03:00 PM
To 04:00 PM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final (Attempt 2)
Room #1
Format
Best of 2
Time limit
10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00
From 03:30 PM
To 04:15 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round
Donnelly Hall
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:30.00
Proceed
Top 20 advance to next round
From 04:15 PM
To 05:00 PM
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round
Donnelly Hall
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round

Schedule for Sunday (May 26, 2019)

From 07:30 AM
To 08:30 AM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 3)
Room #1
Format
Mean of 3
Time limit
1 hour
From 08:30 AM
To 09:15 AM
3x3x3 Cube Semi Final
Donnelly Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 09:15 AM
To 09:45 AM
2x2x2 Cube Second round
Donnelly Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 09:45 AM
To 10:15 AM
4x4x4 Cube Second round
Donnelly Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 10:15 AM
To 10:45 AM
Pyraminx Second round
Donnelly Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 10 advance to next round
From 10:45 AM
To 11:15 AM
Skewb Second round
Donnelly Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 10 advance to next round
From 11:15 AM
To 11:45 AM
3x3x3 One-Handed Second round
Donnelly Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 10 advance to next round
From 11:45 AM
To 12:45 PM
Lunch
Donnelly Hall
From 12:45 PM
To 01:15 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
Donnelly Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 01:15 PM
To 01:30 PM
Skewb Final
Donnelly Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 01:30 PM
To 01:45 PM
Pyraminx Final
Donnelly Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 01:45 PM
To 02:00 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
Donnelly Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 02:00 PM
To 02:15 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
Donnelly Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 02:15 PM
To 03:15 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Donnelly Hall
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 03:15 PM
To 04:15 PM
Closing Ceremony
Donnelly 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/

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 to the 'Registration & Payment' tab and it will guide you to the registration.

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 Cubecomps.com 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.

By Air

The nearest airport, Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA), is 7.5 kilometers away from the venue. Please contact the organizers for additional information.

By Public Transportation

There are four main routes to reach the venue by public transport. Please make your way to one of the following major bus stops in Kathmandu Valley.

  1. Ratnapark
  2. Lagankhel
  3. Koteshwor
  4. Ekantakuna

Upon reaching one of the above bus stops, please get on either public bus, micro-van or tempo that passes by Jawlakhel. After that, drop off near the Jawlakhel Zoo. After walking 2-3 minutes towards Pulchowk, you will see the main gate of St. Xavier's School on your left.

By Online Taxi/Ride-Sharing Applications

  1. Online Taxi: Please download the Sarathi app on your phone.
  2. Ride-Sharing Apps: Please download the Pathao or Tootle app on your phone. They are the most convenient form of travel in Kathmandu Valley at a reasonable rate. However, please keep in mind that this option is only available if you are travelling alone.

Map

Please ensure that you check the location of the venue on Google Maps prior to the date of the competition. If you require offline map services during your travel, please download maps.me on your phone and save an offline map of the Central Development Region.

Accomodation

Please book a room near the venue via booking.com, if required.

Should you require any additional assistance, feel free to contact the organizers.

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.