SCA Road Trip - Wollongong 2021


Date
Jan 8, 2021
City
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Venue

Senior Citizens Centre Port Kembla

Address
Cnr Allan St and Wentworth Ln, Port Kembla
Details

Main Hall

Organizers
Ethan Pride and Speedcubing Australia
WCA Delegates
David Edwards and Ethan Pride
Contact

Speedcubing Australia

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

Contact us
We are on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!

Speedcubing Australia Website

Events
Main event
Number of times bookmarked
17
Registration period

Online registration will be open from to .

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 $15 (Australian Dollar).
The registration fee has to be paid through Stripe here once registered.
If your registration is cancelled before you will be refunded 100% of your registration fee.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators can attend for free.

Payment:

Upon registering you will receive an email stating “Your registration for SCA Road Trip - Wollongong 2021 is submitted and pending approval”. This does NOT mean that you are on the registration list. Competitors will not be approved until payment has been made.

Please ensure you have paid the registration fees via Stripe on the register page. Your registration will not be processed until you have paid the registration fees. Email the organisation team at support@speedcubing.org.au if you encounter an issue. All registration fees include GST.

Waiting List:

Once the competitor limit has filled, the waiting list will be opened. New registrations will be added to a waitlist and sorted in the order of payment. Waitlisted competitors will only be accepted provided one of the accepted competitors withdraws from the competition. All competitors still on the waiting list after 26/12/2020 will be removed and provided with a full refund. You may enquire about your position on the waiting list by emailing the organisation team at support@speedcubing.org.au.

Deleting Registration/Refunds:

If you can no longer make the competition you may request a refund. To receive a full refund you must email the organisational team at support@speedcubing.org.au by 26/12/2020. Refunds will not be issued after this date for any reason. Withdrawing enables competitors on the waiting list to attend the competition.

Changing Events:

You may change the events you are registered for by emailing support@speedcubing.org.au by 26/12/2020. After this date it is no longer possible to add events. It is also acceptable to not show up for any event you do not wish to compete in.

Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 50 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:30.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 1:30.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:30.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
Skewb First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00

You are viewing the schedule for the venue Senior Citizens Centre Port Kembla.
The schedule is displayed in the timezone Australia/Sydney.

Display the schedule as:
ALL

Schedule for Friday (January 08, 2021)

From 09:00 AM
To 09:30 AM
Registration
Main Hall
From 09:30 AM
To 09:45 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
Main Hall
From 09:45 AM
To 11:05 AM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 50 advance to next round
From 11:05 AM
To 11:50 AM
2x2x2 Cube First round
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 11:50 AM
To 12:35 PM
Pyraminx First round
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 12:35 PM
To 01:30 PM
Lunch
Main Hall
From 01:30 PM
To 02:15 PM
Skewb First round
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 02:15 PM
To 02:55 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round
Main Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
1:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 02:55 PM
To 03:35 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 03:35 PM
To 04:30 PM
4x4x4 Cube Combined Final
Main Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:30.00
From 04:30 PM
To 04:45 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 04:45 PM
To 05:00 PM
Pyraminx Final
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 05:00 PM
To 05:15 PM
Skewb Final
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 05:15 PM
To 05:30 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:30.00
From 05:30 PM
To 05:45 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:45 PM
To 06:00 PM
Awards
Main Hall

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What time should I arrive at the competition?
You should arrive for registration at 9:00. You should be at the venue ready to compete 30 minutes before you are scheduled. Please note the schedule is subject to change on the day.

Q. How old do I have to be to compete?
Anyone can compete at any age! We encourage anyone considering to compete to register as it will be a great experience regardless of age.

Q. How fast do I have to be to compete?
To compete you only need to know how to solve the cube! Please check the events tab for information in time limits for each event.

Q. What do I need to know before the competition day?
Before attending you should have read and understood the WCA regulations . We also recommend that you watch this helpful competitor guide and read this competition tutorial. You should also know when your events are scheduled throughout the day.

Q. How do I find out if I've progressed to the second round?
Times will be uploaded through the day. Please allow up to an hour from finishing your solves to them being uploaded. After all the times of a round has been entered, you can see if you are in the following round.

Q. Who can I ask for help on the day?
Your Delegates for this competition are Ethan Pride and David Edwards, feel free to ask them any questions you may have on the day.

Q. Can I help on the day?
Of course! Throughout the day we will need judges and runners so please see our Delegates to ask how you can best assist.

Q. How do I find out about other upcoming competitions in Australia?
You can find out about upcoming competitions in Australia by signing up to the Speedcubing Australia mailing list.

Q. Where can I ask other questions?
We can be reached at support@speedcubing.org.au.

Live Results

Live results will be provided via WCALive. It may take up to an hour between times being set and them appearing online.

SCA Road Trip

Speedcubing Australia will be spending January 2021 on a Road Trip up the east coast of Australia! What does this mean? 10 competitions in 16 days and over 1500km travelled. You can find information of all the competitions below!

Locations

Location Date Events
Melbourne January 2-3 2021 3x3x3, 2x2x2, 4x4x4, 5x5x5, 6x6x6, 7x7x7, 3BLD, 3x3x3 One-Handed, Megaminx, Pyraminx, Skewb, Square-1
Albury January 4th 2021 3x3x3, 2x2x2, 4x4x4, 3x3x3 One-Handed, Pyraminx, Skewb
Wagga Wagga January 5th 2021 3x3x3, 3BLD, Megaminx, Pyraminx, Skewb, Square-1
Canberra January 6th 2021 3x3x3, 4x4x4, 5x5x5, 6x6x6, 7x7x7, 3x3x3 One-Handed, Clock
Wollongong January 8th 2021 3x3x3, 2x2x2, 4x4x4, 3x3x3 One-Handed, Pyraminx, Skewb
Sydney January 9-10 2021 3x3x3, 2x2x2, 4x4x4, 5x5x5, 6x6x6, 7x7x7, 3BLD, 3x3x3 Fewest Moves, 3x3x3 One-Handed, Clock, Megaminx, Pyraminx, Skewb, Square-1
Newcastle January 11th 2021 3x3x3, 2x2x2, 3BLD, Pyraminx, Skewb, 4x4x4 Blindfolded, 5x5x Blindfolded, 3x3x3 Multiblind
Coffs Harbour January 13th 2021 3x3x3, 2x2x2, 3x3x3 One-Handed, Pyraminx, Skewb
Gold Coast January 15th 2021 3x3x3, 2x2x2, 3x3x3 One-Handed, Megaminx, Pyraminx, Skewb
Brisbane January 16-17 2021 3x3x3, 2x2x2, 4x4x4, 5x5x5, 6x6x6, 7x7x7, 3BLD, 3x3x3 One-Handed, Megaminx, Pyraminx, Skewb, 4x4x4 Blindfolded, 5x5x5 Blindfolded, 3x3x3 Multiblind

Series Points

We will also have a running total throughout the series with the following points being assinged to anyone who places in the following places, per event, per comp.

Place Points
1st 30
2nd 15
3rd 12
4th 10
5th 8
6th 6
7th 4
8th 3
9th 2
10th 1

Carpooling

Speedcubing Australia is happy to put those who need a lift with those who have spare seats in their car although please note if you are in someone elses car you will be expected to contribute to the costs of travel for the competitions. Please email Speedcubing Australia if you are travelling with a spare seat or want to enquire about carpooling.

If there are enough enquiries we may also look into hiring a group bus for the competition trip. If you are interested please contact Ethan Pride

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.