[Cancelled] Sydney Autumn 2020


Note: This competition has been cancelled. Please checkout the information section for more details.
Date
May 17, 2020
City
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Venue

Petersham Town Hall

Address
107 Crystal St, Petersham NSW 2049
Details

Main Hall

Organizers
Edward Hollingdale, Paul N. van de Geest, Ruby van Vliet, Sam van Vliet, and Speedcubing Australia
WCA Delegates
Edward Hollingdale, Kerrie Jarman, and Nathan Seeto
Contact

Speedcubing Australia

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Information

The competition is cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Events
Main event
Number of times bookmarked
88
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
This competition is over, click here to display the registration requirements it used.
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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 170 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $12 (Australian Dollar).
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.

Upon registering you will receive an email stating “Your registration for Sydney Autumn 2020 is submitted and pending approval” 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.

Once the competitor limit has filled new registrations will be added to a waitlist to be sorted in the order of payment. Waitlisted competitors will only be accepted provided one of the accepted competitors withdraws from the competition by emailing the organisation team at support@speedcubing.org.au. All competitors still on the waiting list after 8 May will be removed and issued a refund.

To receive a refund you must email the organisational team at support@speedcubing.org.au by 8 May. Refunds will not be issued after this date for any reason.

All registration fees include GST.

Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 90 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
Clock Final Bo2 / Ao5 1:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00
Square-1 Final Bo2 / Ao5 1:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00

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The schedule is displayed in the timezone Australia/Sydney.

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Schedule for Sunday (May 17, 2020)

From 08:45 AM
To 09:15 AM
Check-in
Main Hall
From 09:15 AM
To 09:30 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
Main Hall
From 09:30 AM
To 11:15 AM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 90 advance to next round
From 11:15 AM
To 12:30 PM
2x2x2 Cube First round
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 12:30 PM
To 01:30 PM
Lunch
Main Hall
From 01:30 PM
To 02:00 PM
Extra Event: Team Blind
Main Hall
From 02:00 PM
To 03:00 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed First round
Main Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 03:00 PM
To 04:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 04:00 PM
To 04:45 PM
Clock Final
Main Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 30.00
From 04:45 PM
To 05:45 PM
Square-1 Final
Main Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 30.00
From 05:45 PM
To 06:00 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 06:00 PM
To 06:15 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 06:15 PM
To 06:30 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Main Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 06:30 PM
To 06:45 PM
Awards
Main Hall

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What time should I arrive at the competition?
You should arrive for registration at around 9:00 am and not before 8:45 am unless you would like to be forced to help set up. 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 Edward Hollingdale, Nathan Seeto and Kerrie Jarman.

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.

We will be holding team blind at this competition in a mean of 3 format, limited to 16 teams (32 competitors).

Team Blind will be run in collaboration with Speedcubing Extra Events. You can sign up on the SEE competition page by signing in with your WCA ID. Note that you must also be registered for Sydney Autumn in order to sign up on SEE

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 cutoff 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.