Reno Fall 2018


Date
Nov 3, 2018
City
Reno, Nevada, United States
Venue

University of Nevada, Reno

Address
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, 1664 N Virginia St Reno, NV 89512
Details

Rotunda of the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center.

Organizers
Alex Chau, Ben Streeter, Brandon Harnish, Hannah Massner, Jeremy Benik, and Mitchell Lane
WCA Delegate
Brandon Harnish
Contact

Reno Rubik's Cube Club

Information

The Rotunda is the big circular room on the entry-level floor of the Knowledge Center.

Hosted by Reno Rubik's Cube Club at the University of Nevada, Reno.

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 60 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $15 (United States Dollar).
Registration fees won't be refunded under any circumstance.
On the spot registrations will be accepted with a base registration fee of $15 (United States Dollar).
Spectators can attend for free.

Registration requirements listed here are for this competition only. Other competitions may have different registration requirements.

How to Pay

All registration payments are to be made in cash on the day of the competition.

How to Withdraw/Alter Registration

Registered competitors withdraw/alter their registration by emailing the organisation team (unrrubiks@gmail.com) the following:
1. Statement of intent to withdraw/alter registration.
2. Changes to registration (if appplicable).
3. Name (and WCA ID, if applicable) of the competitor.

Waitlist Policies

If online registration meets the competitor limit, online registration will immediately close, and a waitlist will open.
Prospective competitors sign up for the waitlist by submitting their registration as normal.
As spots open in registration, waitlist members will be notified via email in the order that they signed up.
Within 48 hours of being offered a spot to compete, waitlist members must reply to that email stating their intent to compete.
Otherwise, they will be removed from the waitlist and notified. No registration offers will be given after October 31, 2018.

Check-In

At the competition, all competitors MUST check in and pay during the check-in period, as listed on the Schedule.
Failure to enter the line for check-in during this time period will result in withdrawal of registration.
Competitors will receive a name tag and a schedule sheet. No credit card payments will be accepted. Change is limited.
Registration fees for UNR/Davidson Academy students, staff, and faculty are at a reduced price of $10.00 cash with ID.

Staff Member Registration

Competition staff members are hand-selected by the organisation team and will be offered registration free of charge in exchange for their service to the cubing community for the entire duration of the competition.

Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 40% advance to next round
Second round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 3:30.00 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00 Top 6 advance to next round
Final Ao5 3:30.00
7x7x7 Cube Combined Final Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 6:25.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3 15:00.00 cumulative * Top 6 advance to next round
Final Bo3 15:00.00 cumulative *
Megaminx Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 5:00.00 2 attempts to get < 3:00.00

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Schedule for Saturday (November 03, 2018)

From 09:00 AM
To 09:30 AM
Registration
Rotunda of the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center.
From 09:30 AM
To 10:10 AM
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round
Rotunda of the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center.
Format
Best of 3
Time limit
15:00.00 cumulative *
Proceed
Top 6 advance to next round
From 10:10 AM
To 11:00 AM
7x7x7 Cube Combined Final
Rotunda of the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center.
Format
Best of 1 / Mean of 3
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 6:25.00
From 11:00 AM
To 11:45 AM
Megaminx Combined Final
Rotunda of the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center.
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
5:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 3:00.00
From 11:45 AM
To 12:30 PM
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round
Rotunda of the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center.
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
3:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
Proceed
Top 6 advance to next round
From 12:30 PM
To 01:00 PM
Registration / Lunch
Rotunda of the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center.
From 01:00 PM
To 02:15 PM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Rotunda of the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center.
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 40% advance to next round
From 02:15 PM
To 03:15 PM
2x2x2 Cube First round
Rotunda of the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center.
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 03:15 PM
To 04:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Rotunda of the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center.
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 04:00 PM
To 04:30 PM
5x5x5 Cube Final
Rotunda of the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center.
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
3:30.00
From 04:30 PM
To 05:00 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
Rotunda of the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center.
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 05:00 PM
To 05:30 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Rotunda of the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center.
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 05:30 PM
To 06:00 PM
Awards
Rotunda of the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center.

Location

Rotunda
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
University of Nevada, Reno
1664 N Virginia St
Reno, NV 89512
The Rotundais on the entry-level (second) floor of the Knowledge Center, and is accessible from the main entrance.

Parking

Parking is available in the Brian J. Whalen Parking Complex.
More information about parking is available on the UNR website.

Food

The event is not providing food. Competitors and spectators are responsible for finding food as needed. There are various restaurants open in the Joe Crowley Student Union next door to the competition venue.
For a complete list of open restaurants, please consult the UNR website.
There are also restaurants around campus, such as:
* Jimmy John's (Center and 9th)
* Laughing Planet / Hub Coffee Roasters (Virginia and 10th)
* Roberto's (Virginia and 8th)
* Raising Cane's / Ike's Love and Sandwiches (Virginia and 17th)

Check back after online registration closes!

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.