Palmerston North 2021


Date
May 15, 2021
City
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Venue

Community Leisure Centre

Address
569 Ferguson Street, Palmerston North
Details

Neville Butler Hall

Website
Palmerston North 2021 website
Contact

https://speedcubing.nz/contact-us/

Organizer
Joshua Brungar
WCA Delegates
Alex Asbery and Luke Heath-Edwards
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Information

Palmerston North 2021 is an official World Cube Association (WCA) sanctioned speedcubing competition. Speedcubing is solving the 3x3x3 Cube or other similar puzzles as quickly as possible. The competition is open to all competitors regardless of experience and skill, but certain event-based time limits will be in place so as to make sure we can stay on schedule and get through the days on time. No prior experience in WCA competitions is necessary, but competitors should be familiar with the WCA regulations.

Events
Main event
Competitors
79
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
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Register for this competition here.
There is a competitor limit of 80 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $30 (New Zealand Dollar).
Registration fees won't be refunded under any circumstance.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.


Payment is made via the external website with two options to pay, either bank transfer or Paypal.

If registration fills up, a waiting list will be created. The last date to make it off the waiting list would be 24 hours before the competition begins with the conditions being that a spot opens up (someone else pulls out) and payment is completed.

Competitors may make changes to their registered events up until the end of registration.

Highlights
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Chris Mills won with an average of 7.08 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Ben Kirby finished second (7.22) and Alexander Vujcich finished third (9.61).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Chris Mills 6.76 7.08 United Kingdom 7.086.867.296.767.82
2x2x2 Cube Alexander Vujcich 1.25 2.34 New Zealand 1.781.254.383.391.84
4x4x4 Cube Chris Mills 32.97 33.86 United Kingdom 40.2733.5134.6232.9733.44
7x7x7 Cube Alex Asbery 4:08.60 4:12.31 New Zealand 4:08.604:11.534:16.79
3x3x3 Blindfolded Ethan Pan 23.33 26.08 NR New Zealand 25.9928.9223.33
3x3x3 One-Handed Harrison Marsden 13.28 14.14 New Zealand 16.3014.6713.5614.1913.28
Megaminx James Macdiarmid 36.62 41.72 New Zealand 39.3646.9636.6248.3238.84
Square-1 Lucas O'Connell 9.72 11.04 New Zealand 11.7112.389.7211.1210.28
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 Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube First round Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 3:00.00
7x7x7 Cube Final Bo1 / Mo3 7:00.00 1 attempt to get < 5:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3 10:00.00 cumulative * Top 8 advance to next round
Final Bo3 10:00.00 cumulative *
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Megaminx First round Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Square-1 First round Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00

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Schedule for Saturday (May 15, 2021)

From 07:45 AM
To 08:00 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
Neville Butler Hall
From 08:00 AM
To 09:00 AM
4x4x4 Cube First round
Neville Butler Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 09:00 AM
To 10:00 AM
2x2x2 Cube First round
Neville Butler Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 30.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 10:00 AM
To 11:15 AM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Neville Butler Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 32 advance to next round
From 11:15 AM
To 12:00 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed First round
Neville Butler Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 12:00 PM
To 12:45 PM
7x7x7 Cube Final
Neville Butler Hall
Format
Bo1 / Mo3
Time limit
7:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 5:00.00
From 12:45 PM
To 01:15 PM
Lunch
Neville Butler Hall
From 01:15 PM
To 02:00 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round
Neville Butler Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 02:00 PM
To 02:45 PM
Square-1 First round
Neville Butler Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 02:45 PM
To 03:30 PM
Megaminx First round
Neville Butler Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 03:30 PM
To 04:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Neville Butler Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 04:00 PM
To 04:20 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
Neville Butler Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
From 04:20 PM
To 04:40 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
Neville Butler Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
From 04:40 PM
To 05:00 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
Neville Butler Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
From 05:00 PM
To 05:20 PM
Square-1 Final
Neville Butler Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
From 05:20 PM
To 05:40 PM
Megaminx Final
Neville Butler Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
From 05:40 PM
To 06:00 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
Neville Butler Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 06:00 PM
To 06:20 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Neville Butler Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 06:20 PM
To 06:45 PM
Awards
Neville Butler Hall

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.

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