Skillcon 2016


Date
Dec 17 - 18, 2016
City
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Venue

Rio Hotel and Casino

Address
3700 W. Flamingo Road Las Vegas, NV 89103
Details

Additional venue details TBA on competition website

Website
Skillcon 2016 website
Organizer
Shelley Chang
WCA Delegate
Shelley Chang
Contact
shelley.chang@cubingusa.org
Information

This is a WCA competition presented in conjunction with SkillCon 2015. Registration fees will cover admission for SkillCon; check the SkillCon website for more info on the other events and seminars that will be going on.

Saturday will be a regular competition with 2x2, 3x3, 4x4, 3x3OH, 3x3BLD, Pyraminx and Skewb. Awards for these events will be presented at the end of Saturday. Registration fee for Saturday will be $35 + $5 per event.

On Sunday, single rounds of 5x5, 6x6, 7x7, Megaminx, Clock, 4BLD, 5BLD and Multi-BLD will be held as qualifiers for US Nationals 2017. These will be a chance for currently non-qualified competitors to get a qualifying result in order to be eligible for these events at US Nationals 2017. Registration fee for Sunday will be $35 + $5 per event

Registration at the door will cost $50 and will be limited to 3x3 speedsolve only on Saturday.

Events
Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Max Park 6.50 7.36 United States 7.047.677.386.507.67
2x2x2 Cube Bill Wang 1.90 3.07 Canada 3.493.791.941.904.26
4x4x4 Cube Max Park 27.48 29.58 United States 28.6632.0036.4227.4828.09
5x5x5 Cube Max Park 53.71 55.55 United States 53.711:01.5553.9056.1956.55
6x6x6 Cube Max Park 1:53.56 1:59.37 United States 1:53.561:55.902:08.65
7x7x7 Cube Max Park 2:54.91 3:03.76 United States 3:01.733:14.652:54.91
3x3x3 Blindfolded Bill Wang 39.12 DNF Canada 39.1243.98DNF
3x3x3 One-Handed Bill Wang 10.45 11.60 Canada 13.2410.9812.1910.4511.62
Clock Kit Clement 9.09 10.91 United States DNF9.2310.4713.029.09
Megaminx Paul Mahvi 1:19.92 1:29.52 United States 1:19.921:32.151:40.241:33.671:22.75
Pyraminx Raymond Goslow 2.80 5.16 United States 5.685.295.732.804.50
Skewb Paul Mahvi 5.22 6.84 United States 6.388.875.227.186.95
Square-1 Jacob Posner 13.28 15.38 United States 16.8118.1214.1415.1913.28
4x4x4 Blindfolded Bill Wang 2:19.01 NAR Canada 2:45.932:19.01DNF
5x5x5 Blindfolded Raymond Goslow 19:28.00 United States DNF19:28.00DNF
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Raymond Goslow 11/13 58:03 United States 11/13 58:03

On Friday evening, Juggle Vegas is hosting a free open stage event in the seminar room. Show off your skills, help promote our event by incorporating cubing into a talent show act, or just attend for free entertainment. http://www.jugglevegas.com/event/open-stage/

Saturday will be a regular competition with 2x2, 3x3, 4x4, 3x3OH, 3x3BLD, Pyraminx and Skewb. Awards for these events will be presented at the end of Saturday. Registration fee for Saturday will be $35 + $5 per event.

On Sunday, single rounds of 5x5, 6x6, 7x7, Megaminx, Clock, Sq-1, 4BLD, 5BLD and Multi-BLD will be held as a chance for currently non-qualified competitors to get a qualifying result in order to be eligible for these events at US Nationals 2017. Registration fee for Sunday will be $35 + $5 per event.

Competitors may attend one or both days.

Registration at the door will cost $50 and will be limited to 3x3 speedsolve only on Saturday.

There is no fee for non-competing spectators and guests.

Please use the Registration link to register.

Your registration will remain on a "waiting list" until you have paid your base fee. You may add or remove the specific events you sign up for until registration closes; event fees will be collected at the door. Base fees reserve your spot at the competition and are non-refundable.

The event is free for non-competing spectators and guests.

IMPORTANT: Please write down the name of the competitor whose registration you are paying for under "Seller Instructions". If you do not do this, your registration may not be approved!

If you failed to follow the instruction above when you paid, please email the organizer with your PayPal Transaction ID and the competitor's name.

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. REGISTRATION IS STILL AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR FOR 3x3 ONLY AND WILL COST $50

Saturday

Time Event Room
9:30 Doors open/registration Tango
10:00-11:00 Pyraminx, Skewb Tango
11:00-11:30 3x3 Blindfolded Tango
11:30-12:15 4x4 Speedsolve Tango
12:15-13:00 Lunch break
13:00-14:00 3x3 Speedsolve Round 1 Tango
14:00-14:45 2x2 Speedsolve Round 1 Tango
14:45-15:15 3x3 One-Handed Tango
15:15-15:45 3x3 Speedsolve Round 2 Tango
15:45-16:00 2x2 Final Round Tango
16:00-17:00 Break
17:00-18:00 3x3 Speedsolve Final Round Expo Stage
18:00 Awards Expo Stage

Sunday

Time Event Room
9:30 Doors open/registration Tango
10:00-11:00 6x6 Speedsolve, 7x7 Speedsolve Tango
9:30-12:00 3x3 Multiple Blindfolded* Lambada
11:30-12:00 Square-1 Speedsolve Tango
12:00-13:00 Lunch Break
13:00-17:00 4x4 Blindfolded, 5x5 Blindfolded* Lambada
13:00-14:30 5x5 Speedsolve Tango
14:30-15:00 Clock Speedsolve Tango
15:30-16:00 Megaminx Speedsolve Tango
17:00 Awards Tango

* Competitors in Multiple Blindfolded, 4x4 Blindfolded and 5x5 Blindfolded may attempt their solves at any time in the Lambada room. There is some leeway in the schedule if you also need to compete in another event at the same time, but please take care in scheduling your attempts.

The Rio All Suites Hotel and Casino is host to SkillCon. Events at SkillCon will take place inside the Rio Hotel located at
3700 W Flamingo Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89103

Please see http://skillcon.org/hotel/ for information on booking with the SkillCon group rate. The reservation cut off date for the group rate is November 25, 2016.