Rutgers Spring 2018

Mar 31, 2018
Piscataway, New Jersey, United States

Rutgers University

84 Joyce Kilmer Ave, Piscataway Township, NJ 08854

Beck Hall Auditorium

Jonah Crosby, Justin Mallari, and Vincent Liu (刘鹤洋)
WCA Delegate
Bob Burton

Competitor Limit
Entry Fee
$25 (United States Dollar)

This competition will serve as a fundraiser for the Rutgers Chapter of Alpha Kappa Psi, the Co-Ed Professional Business Fraternity. Funds will go toward the Rutgers Dance Marathon – an event that aims to raise money for the Embrace Kids Foundation that benefits families and children affected by cancer, sickle cell, and other diseases. There is a flat fee of $25 and a competitor limit of 200. Refunds will not be granted and walk-in competitors will not be permitted, no exceptions.

Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
This competition is over, click here to display the registration requirements it used.

The registration fee for this competition is $25.00. The WCA Stripe payment system is being used for this competition. You will be prompted to pay following registration. You are not considered registered until you pay via Stripe. There will be no waitlist and no at-the-door registrations will accepted under any circumstances. Spectators may attend for free and Rutgers University students, faculty, or other employees may compete free of charge. Please email the organization team to prompt us to waive your payment.

If you paid but do not see your name on the registration list, please wait 48 hours prior to emailing the organizational team. Despite the use of the Stripe payment system, organizers still have to manually move competitors to the approved competitor list following payment.

No refunds will be granted under any circumstances following online registration. Please be sure that you can attend prior to registering.

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Danny SungIn Park 6.05 7.39 Korea 7.608.3010.796.266.05
4x4x4 Cube Jonah Crosby 26.21 28.82 United States 34.7329.8829.1027.4826.21
5x5x5 Cube Patrick Ponce 52.80 54.79 United States 56.5254.8257.7153.0452.80
6x6x6 Cube Patrick Ponce 1:41.72 1:49.30 United States 1:52.011:54.181:41.72
3x3x3 One-Handed Patrick Ponce 9.83 12.19 United States 13.5310.7412.5913.259.83
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 64 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 2:30.00 2 attempts to get < 1:15.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:30.00
5x5x5 Cube Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 4:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
6x6x6 Cube Combined Final Bo1 / Mo3 6:00.00 1 attempt to get < 4:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00

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).


The result to beat to proceed to the second phase of a combined round (see Regulation 9g).


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.

Event Rounds
3x3x3 Speedsolve 3 Rounds
4x4x4 Speedsolve 2 Rounds
5x5x5 Speedsolve 1 Round
6x6x6 Speedsolve 1 Round
3x3x3 One Handed 2 Rounds
Time Event Round Cutoff Time Limit Format # of Competitors
8:45 6x6x6 Speedsolve Combined Final 4:00 6:00 Best of 1/Mean of 3
10:00 3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First 1:00 2:00 Best of 2/Average of 5
11:15 Lunch
12:00 3x3x3 Speedsolve Round 1 10:00 Average of 5
1:30 4x4x4 Speedsolve Combined First 1:15 2:30 Best of 2/Average of 5
3:00 5x5x5 Speedsolve Combined Final 1:30 2:30 Best of 2/Average of 5
4:30 3x3x3 Speedsolve Round 2 1:00 Average of 5 Top 64
5:00 3x3x3 One-Handed Final 2:00 Average of 5 Top 16
5:20 4x4x4 Speedsolve Final 2:30 Average of 5 Top 16
5:40 3x3x3 Speedsolve Final 1:00 Average of 5 Top 16
6:00 Awards

Please note the following:
* the schedule and cutoffs/time limits may be subject to change

Live results can be found here:

This competition will be sponsored by The Cubicle who will be providing prizes. Unfortunately due to Rutgers Policy, no vendors will be permitted on site.