Rocky Top 2019


Date
Dec 7 - 8, 2019
City
Gatlinburg, Tennessee, United States
Venue

Rocky Top Sports World

Address
1870 Sports World Blvd Gatlinburg, TN 37738
Details

The Rock

Organizer
Jacob Ambrose
WCA Delegates
Jacob Ambrose and Katie Hull
Contact

Rocky Top Organizers

Download all the competition's details as PDF here.
Information

Please review the competitor information tab before the competition.
Please review the other tabs for more information on the competition.

If there is extra time during the competition, a second round of One-Handed will be added. If more additional time is avaliable, a second round of Square-1 will be added.

Events
Number of times bookmarked
31
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 100 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $20 (United States Dollar).
The registration fee has to be paid through Stripe here once registered.
If your registration is cancelled before you will be refunded a 95% of your registration fee.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators can attend for free.

Registrations must be accepted manually, so if you do not see your name on the competitor's list within a business day, then please contact the organizers to resolve the issue.

Registrations may be deferred due to:
- Incorrect date of birth
- Incorrect name
- Representing a foreign country and not providing documentation
In all of the above cases, the organizers will email you before accepting the registration to confirm the information provided.

All competitor emails will be provided to PSE Event Housing to recieve exclusive lodging oportunities.

After the competitor limit has been reached, you may still pay and be put on a waiting list. If you are first on the waitlist and someone cancels their registration, then you will receive an email from the organizers. You must reply to the email and confirm your registration within 24 hours of receiving the email to compete. If no response is heard from you, the next person on the waiting list will be offered your spot. After the competition, all competitors on the waiting list will receive a refund for the registration cost minus tax.

Staff members will have a waived registration fee. Please contact the organizers if you are interested.

Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 54 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 5:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 5:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 6:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
6x6x6 Cube Combined Final Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 4:00.00
7x7x7 Cube Combined Final Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 6:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3 6:00.00 Top 75% advance to next round
Second round Bo3 6:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Bo3 6:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
3x3x3 With Feet Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 6:00.00 2 attempts to get < 3:30.00 Top 75% advance to next round
Second round Ao5 6:00.00 Top 75% advance to next round
Final Ao5 6:00.00
Clock First round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 75% advance to next round
Second round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00
Skewb First round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00
Square-1 Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00

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Schedule for Saturday (December 07, 2019)

From 08:00 AM
To 08:30 AM
Set-Up
The Rock
From 08:30 AM
To 08:45 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
The Rock
From 08:45 AM
To 09:45 AM
Pyraminx First round
The Rock
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 09:45 AM
To 10:45 AM
Skewb First round
The Rock
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 10:45 AM
To 12:00 PM
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round
The Rock
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
5:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 12:00 PM
To 12:45 PM
Lunch Round 1
The Rock
From 12:45 PM
To 01:45 PM
6x6x6 Cube Combined Final
The Rock
Format
Bo1 / Mo3
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 4:00.00
From 01:45 PM
To 02:30 PM
Square-1 Combined First round
The Rock
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 02:30 PM
To 03:30 PM
7x7x7 Cube Combined Final
The Rock
Format
Bo1 / Mo3
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 6:00.00
From 03:30 PM
To 04:15 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round
The Rock
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 04:15 PM
To 05:15 PM
5x5x5 Cube Combined Final
The Rock
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
6:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
From 05:15 PM
To 05:30 PM
Pyraminx Final
The Rock
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 05:30 PM
To 05:45 PM
Skewb Final
The Rock
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 05:45 PM
To 06:15 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
The Rock
Format
Ao5
Time limit
5:00.00

Schedule for Sunday (December 08, 2019)

From 08:00 AM
To 08:15 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
The Rock
From 08:15 AM
To 09:30 AM
3x3x3 Cube First round
The Rock
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 54 advance to next round
From 09:30 AM
To 10:30 AM
Clock First round
The Rock
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 75% advance to next round
From 10:30 AM
To 11:45 AM
2x2x2 Cube First round
The Rock
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 11:45 AM
To 12:30 PM
3x3x3 With Feet Combined First round
The Rock
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
6:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 3:30.00
Proceed
Top 75% advance to next round
From 12:30 PM
To 01:15 PM
Lunch Final
The Rock
From 01:15 PM
To 01:45 PM
3x3x3 With Feet Second round
The Rock
Format
Ao5
Time limit
6:00.00
Proceed
Top 75% advance to next round
From 01:45 PM
To 02:00 PM
3x3x3 With Feet Final
The Rock
Format
Ao5
Time limit
6:00.00
From 02:00 PM
To 02:45 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round
The Rock
Format
Bo3
Time limit
6:00.00
Proceed
Top 75% advance to next round
From 02:45 PM
To 03:30 PM
Clock Second round
The Rock
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 03:30 PM
To 04:15 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
The Rock
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 04:15 PM
To 04:45 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Second round
The Rock
Format
Bo3
Time limit
6:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 04:45 PM
To 05:00 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
The Rock
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 05:00 PM
To 05:15 PM
Clock Final
The Rock
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 05:15 PM
To 05:30 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
The Rock
Format
Bo3
Time limit
6:00.00
From 05:30 PM
To 05:45 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
The Rock
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:45 PM
To 06:00 PM
Awards
The Rock

Important Links (to come soon)

Group Sheet
Live Results

All Competitors

  • Please try to arrive at least 30 minutes early for the events you are competing in to ensure that you are on time for that event.
  • We will use regulation 9p3) as much as we can. So if you do not arrive to compete by the time the event is starting, your spot may be given up the next competitor in the rankings.
  • It would be wonderful if we could get some volunteer help from either the competitors or the parents. Judging is a super simple task and any staff member can teach anyone at any time. Judge for however long you'd feel like. It's an excellent way to make the time fly by!
  • Your delegates for this competition are Jacob Ambrose and Katie Hull. Ask them if you have any questions throughout the day!

New Competitors

  • Please try to arrive early to watch the new competitor introduction at 9:15am Saturday. If you won't be there on Saturday then please ask a staff member whenever you arrive to give you a rundown of how the competing process will work.
  • Additionally you can watch Kit Clement's WCA Competitor Tutorial video.
  • Please be familiar with all of WCA's regulations, most importantly Article A. If you have any questions about the regulations, feel free to ask us.
  • In each event we will have rounds. We will take the top competitors onto the subsequent rounds. After a round is completed results will be entered into CubeComps (linked above). Your name will be highlighted if you made it to the next round.
  • Each round will be divided into groups to help them run more efficiently. We will call the groups in order, along with a last call during the last group. Please come bring your puzzle up and wait in the competitor waiting area when your group is called. We are allowed to deny you the ability to compete if you do not come up by the last call.

Location:
Rocky Top Sports World
1870 Sports World Blvd
Gatlinburg, TN 37738

Room Details:
The competition will be held in The Rock.
We will be using 2 of the basket ball courts. in the main gym.

Parking:
Parking is $5.00 a day per car. It is conviently located near the building. Attendants will point you in the correct direction.

Lunch:
Champs Grill

Hotels:
Please book hotels through this link https://pse.tournamenthotels.com/pse/Event/3486. PSE Event Housing will also be sending an email to the competitors.
Using this link will help the competition! Please book early as it's a busy weekend in Gatlinbrg.

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The Cubicle.com will be the sponsor of this competition. They will provide gift card codes to the podium!

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).

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.