Reno Spring 2017


Date
Apr 22, 2017
City
Reno, Nevada, United States
Venue

University of Nevada, Reno

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

Wells Fargo Auditorium, on the ground floor of the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center.

Website
Reno Spring 2017 website
Organizers
Alex Chau, Ben Streeter, Brandon Harnish, and Mitchell Lane
WCA Delegate
Kit Clement
Contact

Reno Rubik's Cube Club

Entry Fee
$15
Information

Registration fees for UNR/Davidson Academy students, staff, and faculty are at a reduced price of $10. All registration payments are to be made in cash on the day of the competition. There will be a competitor limit of 75.

Confirmed Events:

  • 3x3x3 Speedsolve (3 rounds)
  • 4x4x4 Speedsolve (2 rounds)
  • 7x7x7 Speedsolve
  • 3x3x3 Blindfolded
  • Rubik's Clock
  • 4x4x4 Blindfolded

Tentative Events

  • 3x3x3 Fewest Moves (Best of 1)

Preliminary Schedule

Note: Rubik's Cube: Fewest Moves is a tentative event. If held, the event format will be Best of 1.

Time Event Format Cutoff Time Limit
10:30 3x3x3 Blindfolded and 4x4x4 Blindfolded Best of 3 none 60:00 cumulative
12:00 7x7x7 Cube Combined Final Round Mean of 3 6:25 in 1 attempt 10:00 per attempt
12:45 Lunch Best of 1
1:15 Rubik's Cube Round 1 (minimum 40% advance) Average of 5 none 10:00 per attempt
2:45 4x4x4 Cube Round 1 (minimum 40% advance) Average of 5 6:25 in 2 attempts 10:00 per attempt
3:45 Rubik's Clock Combined Final Round Average of 5 0:40 in 2 attempts 1:00 per attempt
4:30 Rubik's Cube Round 2 (minimum 6 advance) Average of 5 none 10:00 per attempt
5:00 4x4x4 Cube Final Round Average of 5 none 10:00 per attempt
5:30 3x3x3 Final Round Average of 5 none 10:00 per attempt

Location

Wells Fargo Auditorium
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
University of Nevada, Reno
1664 N Virginia St
Reno, NV 89512
The Wells Fargo Auditorium is on the ground floor of the Knowledge Center beside @One. The ground floor is accessible from the southwest corner of the Knowledge Center.
The usual entrances to the Knowledge Center are on the second floor, so you may need to go downstairs.

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 on 9th, Subway at Virginia and 16th, Laughing Planet at Virginia and 10th, and Roberto's at Virginia and 8th (try the carne asada fries!).

All registration payments are to be made in cash at the venue, on the day of the competition.
Change will be available but limited, so please try to pay exactly.

The cost to compete is $15, which covers registration for any of our events.
The cost to compete is $10 for UNR/Davidson Academy students, staff, and faculty with ID.

We will be selling competition T-shirts at this competition! The design will be finished soon, and a link with purchase details will be included here as soon as it is finished. Payment details for shirts are to be determined.