Rocket City 2017

Apr 8, 2017
Huntsville, Alabama, United States

West Huntsville Baptist Church

2211 Triana Blvd Huntsville, AL 35805

Heritage Room

Rocket City 2017 website
Adam Moore and Jacob Ambrose
WCA Delegate
Jacob Ambrose

Jacob Ambrose

Entry Fee

The registration fee is $15. There is a 60 person competitor limit with no at-the-door registration. To register, please follow all Instructions on the registration payment tab. Inproper completion of these steps may result in a delay of Registration. If you do not see your name on the compeitors tab after 48 hours of registering, please contact me to resolve the issue. The event list consists of: Rubik's Cube, 2x2, 4x4, 5x5, 6x6, Blindfolded, and One-Handed.

Regstration is full!

We have reached our competitor limit of 60 people. You may still registrer for the competition in order to recieve email notifications if a spot opens up. If a spot opens up registration will open again and we will accept competitors on a first-come first-serve basis based off of who pays first.

If you cannot attend the comeptition, and would like a refund, please notify us before April 3rd to guarentee a refund.

West Huntsville Baptist Church
2211 Triana Blvd
Huntsville, AL 35805

Heritage Room
Go into the single glass door on the far left side and go left into a hallway. The room is on the right at the end

On Triana turn left onto 7th avenue and the parking lot is on the right.

We will be selling barbecue, chips and soda at the venue.

Embassy Suites and SpringHill Suites.

Huntsville International Airport

Event # of Rounds Format Cutoff Time Time Limit # of competitors moving on to subsequent rounds
Rubik's Cube 3 Rounds Average of 5 x 2:00 Round 2: Top-25, Round 3: Top-12
2x2x2 Cube 1 Round Average of 5 :30 1:00
4x4x4 Cube 1 Round Average of 5 2:30 3:00
5x5x5 Cube 1 Round Average of 5 3:00 4:00
6x6x6 Cube 1 Round Mean of 3 5:00 6:00
3x3x3 Blindfolded 1 Round Best of 3 20:00% 10:00&
3x3x3 One-Handed 1 Round Average of 5 1:30 2:30

Cutoff- The time a competitor must achieve within their first 2 solves (1 solve for 6x6) in order to complete the average.
Time Limit - The time at which if an attempt exceeds this time, then the competitor will be awarded a DNF.
%= the competitor will have 20 minutes across all of their attempts to complete all of their solves.
&= the Competitor may request to go over the time limit, but the delegate must approve prior to starting everyone's solves.
The Number of Competitors moving on to the subsequent rounds may change based on if the competition is ahead or behind schedule.

Time Event
8:00 - 8:15 New Competitor Introduction
8:15 - 9:00 2x2 Finals
9:00 - 10:30 4x4 Finals
10:30 - 11:45 Rubik's Cube Round 1
11:45 - 12:30 Lunch
11:45 - 12:30 BLD Finals QUIET TIME
12:30 - 2:00 5x5 Finals
2:00 - 3:00 Rubik's Cube Round 2
3:00 - 4:30 6x6 Finals
4:30 - 5:30 OH Finals
5:30 - 6:15 Rubik's Cube Finals Nats-Style
6:15 - 6:30 Awards and Clean-Up

All times are tentative and subject to change if we are ahead or behind schedule.
We may add rounds of events if we run far ahead of schedule.

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This competition is sponsored by The Cubicle!
The Cubicle will present prizes to all podium winners in all events!