Slow N Steady Summer 2019


Date
Sep 14, 2019
City
College Park, Maryland, United States
Venue

Adele H. Stamp Student Union

Address
3100 Adele H. Stamp Student Union, College Park, MD 20742
Details

Grand Ballroom

Organizers
Amod Mathur, Andrew Park, Keaton Ellis, and Pavan Ravindra
WCA Delegates
Corey Sakowski and Keaton Ellis
Contact
kellis@worldcubeassociation.org, cuberpavan@gmail.com, mathuramod@gmail.com, chanoepark@gmail.com, csakowski@worldcubeassociation.org
Download all the competition's details as PDF here.
Information

The posted schedule is tentative based on expected competitor registration. If we have an unexpectedly high or low registration count, we will change the number of rounds.

Events
Competitors
162
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
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Register for this competition here.
There is a competitor limit of 300 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $15 (United States Dollar).
If your registration is cancelled before you will be refunded a 100% of your registration fee.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators can attend for free.

Free for UMD students, faculty, and staff. Unfortunately, we can no longer waive registration for alumni.
Please read the "Competitor Information" tab before registering.

Any requested changes to registration before registration closes will be honored. Your registration is not complete until your name shows up on the list. If you believe you paid and your name isn't showing up, please contact us so that we can assist you.

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Patrick Ponce 6.19 7.42 United States 9.847.817.756.706.19
4x4x4 Cube Patrick Ponce 24.74 28.98 United States 24.7428.5330.5030.9027.91
5x5x5 Cube Patrick Ponce 43.52 51.42 United States 53.8652.7743.5248.8852.61
3x3x3 One-Handed Patrick Ponce 9.06 11.18 United States 14.4010.819.0611.1311.60
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 80 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 40 advance to next round
Semi Final Ao5 10:00.00 Top 20 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00 Top 20 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 4:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00 Top 40 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 20 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00

You are viewing the schedule for the venue Adele H. Stamp Student Union.
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Schedule for Saturday (September 14, 2019)

From 08:00 AM
To 09:00 AM
Registration
Grand Ballroom - Gold Stage
From 08:00 AM
To 09:00 AM
Registration
Grand Ballroom - Black Stage
From 08:30 AM
To 09:00 AM
New Competitor Tutorial
Grand Ballroom - Gold Stage
From 08:30 AM
To 09:00 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
Grand Ballroom - Black Stage
From 09:00 AM
To 10:15 AM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Grand Ballroom - Gold Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 80 advance to next round
From 09:00 AM
To 10:15 AM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Grand Ballroom - Black Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 80 advance to next round
From 10:15 AM
To 11:45 AM
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round
Grand Ballroom - Gold Stage
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Proceed
Top 20 advance to next round
From 10:15 AM
To 11:45 AM
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round
Grand Ballroom - Black Stage
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Proceed
Top 20 advance to next round
From 11:45 AM
To 12:15 PM
Lunch
Grand Ballroom - Gold Stage
From 11:45 AM
To 12:15 PM
Lunch
Grand Ballroom - Black Stage
From 12:15 PM
To 01:05 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round
Grand Ballroom - Gold Stage
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
Proceed
Top 40 advance to next round
From 12:15 PM
To 01:05 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round
Grand Ballroom - Black Stage
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
Proceed
Top 40 advance to next round
From 01:05 PM
To 02:30 PM
5x5x5 Cube Combined Final
Grand Ballroom - Gold Stage
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
4:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
From 01:05 PM
To 02:30 PM
5x5x5 Cube Combined Final
Grand Ballroom - Black Stage
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
4:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
From 02:30 PM
To 03:15 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Grand Ballroom - Gold Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 40 advance to next round
From 02:30 PM
To 03:15 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Grand Ballroom - Black Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 40 advance to next round
From 03:15 PM
To 03:45 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Second round
Grand Ballroom - Gold Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 20 advance to next round
From 03:45 PM
To 04:15 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
Grand Ballroom - Gold Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 04:15 PM
To 04:45 PM
3x3x3 Cube Semi Final
Grand Ballroom - Gold Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 20 advance to next round
From 04:45 PM
To 05:00 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
Grand Ballroom - Gold Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 05:00 PM
To 05:15 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Grand Ballroom - Gold Stage
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:15 PM
To 05:45 PM
Awards
Grand Ballroom - Gold Stage

Getting to Campus

Note that if you are coming by public transportation, the Green Line Metro stop is not on campus. You will need to take the Shuttle-UM 104 bus from the stop to campus. Please factor this into to your travel time when planning to come to the venue.

The parking map of UMD shows available parking on campus. During the weekend, there is free parking at all green-highlighted parking lots on this list. Lots B(Regents Parking Garage) and Z are the closest free parking lots near campus.

NOTE: The competition is being held in the Grand Ballroom . The Grand Ballroom is Room 1206, which is on the first floor, number 43 on this map.

ALL COMPETITORS MUST READ THIS TAB BEFORE REGISTERING

For First-Time Competitors

All newcomers must be familiar with the WCA Regulations before competing. This video gives a basic overview of the rules. In addition, please read this document before coming to the competition.

For All Competitors

When you arrive, you will receive a card with personalized information detailing your events and what group you will be competing in for each event. In addition, you will also have judging/scrambling/running assignments on your card. Every competitor is expected to help out during the event(s) they are registered for. The card will look like the following:

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If you do not arrive to help during your scheduled event, and there are not enough staff members, we reserve the right to disqualify you from competing.

There is no official hotel for this competition, and no room blocks will be offered. Below are suggestions for lodging in the area.

There are multiple hotels located on Route 1(Best Western, Hampton Inn, Cambria Hotel, College Park Marriott, and more) located less than five minutes away from the venue.

Private lodging sites such as AirBnB also offer options in the area.

If you are interested in staff, please fill out the following form.

NOTE: ALL COMPETITORS MUST PAY THE $15 REGISTRATION FEE. If you are selected for staff, you will be refunded the registration fee AFTER the competition has ended.

Staff members will be provided with free registration and lunch for the competition.

Final staff decisions will be made after registration closes.

This competition is sponsored by TheCubicle! Check out their site for cubes, accessories, apparel, and more!

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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.