Taj City Open 2018


Date
Dec 22, 2018
City
Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India
Venue

Embarc Agra

Address
39, Old Vijay Nagar Colony, Ratan Pura, Civil Lines, Agra, Uttar Pradesh - 282004
Details

2nd Floor, Embarc Agra

Organizer
Shivam Bansal
WCA Delegates
Akash Rupela and Ujjawal Pabreja
Contact
agra.shivambansal@gmail.com, arupela@worldcubeassociation.org, upabreja@worldcubeassociation.org
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Information

Online Registration ends on 14th December 2018 at 23:59 IST. On The Spot (OTS) registration is available on 22nd December 2018 from 8:30 AM to 9:00 AM. There is a competitor limit of 40 competitors after which no registration will be accepted.

Events
Competitors
28
Registration period

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Registration requirements
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Register for this competition here.
There is a competitor limit of 40 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is ₹100 (Indian Rupee).
Registration fees won't be refunded under any circumstance.
On the spot registrations will be accepted with a base registration fee of ₹200 (Indian Rupee).
Spectators can attend for free.

  1. Your registration will be confirmed after you've registered on WCA and made the payment online.
  2. If this is your first competition, please bring a valid ID proof along with you to the competition.
  3. Pay the registration fee through Cubelelo(LINK).
  4. A base fee of ₹100 and an additional fee of ₹50 per event is applicable till 15 November, 2018, after which it will increase as shown below. For example, if you compete in three events, your fees is ₹100 + (3 x ₹50 )= ₹250.
Date Base Fee (₹) Event Fee (₹)
Upto 14 November 100 50
15 November - 14 December 150 50
On the Spot Registration 200 50
Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Ujjawal Pabreja 6.11 7.33 India 7.186.117.3310.127.48
2x2x2 Cube Aryan Chhabra 2.38 2.83 India 2.893.002.593.522.38
4x4x4 Cube Ujjawal Pabreja 28.82 32.66 India 28.8238.1336.1632.8428.98
3x3x3 Blindfolded Shivam Bansal 24.22 DNF India 24.2225.86DNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Shivam Bansal 30 India 30
3x3x3 One-Handed Shivam Bansal 14.47 15.39 India 14.9616.2023.2014.4715.01
Megaminx Ujjawal Pabreja 52.32 56.52 India 55.711:01.8755.3758.4852.32
Pyraminx Shivam Bansal 3.14 4.01 India 4.264.493.144.963.28
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 3:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3 25:00.00 cumulative *
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final Bo1 1 hour
3x3x3 One-Handed Final Ao5 10:00.00
Megaminx Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 4:00.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 6 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00

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Schedule for Saturday (December 22, 2018)

From 08:00 AM
To 09:00 AM
Setup
2nd Floor, Embarc Agra
From 08:30 AM
To 09:00 AM
Registration
2nd Floor, Embarc Agra
From 09:00 AM
To 09:45 AM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
2nd Floor, Embarc Agra
Format
Bo3
Time limit
25:00.00 cumulative *
From 09:45 AM
To 11:00 AM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 1)
2nd Floor, Embarc Agra
Format
Bo1
Time limit
1 hour
From 11:00 AM
To 11:15 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
2nd Floor, Embarc Agra
From 11:15 AM
To 12:00 PM
2x2x2 Cube First round
2nd Floor, Embarc Agra
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 12:00 PM
To 01:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube First round
2nd Floor, Embarc Agra
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 01:00 PM
To 01:45 PM
Lunch
2nd Floor, Embarc Agra
From 01:45 PM
To 02:30 PM
Pyraminx First round
2nd Floor, Embarc Agra
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 6 advance to next round
From 02:30 PM
To 03:15 PM
4x4x4 Cube Combined Final
2nd Floor, Embarc Agra
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 3:00.00
From 03:15 PM
To 03:45 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
2nd Floor, Embarc Agra
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 03:45 PM
To 04:30 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
2nd Floor, Embarc Agra
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 04:30 PM
To 05:15 PM
Megaminx Combined Final
2nd Floor, Embarc Agra
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 4:00.00
From 05:30 PM
To 05:45 PM
Pyraminx Final
2nd Floor, Embarc Agra
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:45 PM
To 06:00 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
2nd Floor, Embarc Agra
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 06:00 PM
To 06:30 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
2nd Floor, Embarc Agra
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 06:30 PM
To 07:00 PM
Awards
2nd Floor, Embarc Agra

By Air

Kheria Airport, Agra (LINK) is the nearest airport (11.8km from the venue)

By Train

Agra Cantt. (LINK) is the nearest and the most popular Railway Station in Agra (8.7 km from the venue). Other nearby Railway Stations include - Raja Mandi (LINK).

Agra is a tourist city with many hotels to suit all kind of budgets.

Below is the list of hotels which are close to the venue.

You can get more information on these from www.tripadvisor.com

1) P.L. Palace Lords Inn, Agra - 4 star hotel (2.4 km)

2) G Hotel Agra - 3 star hotel (1.7 km)

3) Hotel Alleviate Agra - 3.5 star hotel (3.1 km)

4) Hotel Metro - 3.5 star hotel - (1.9 km)

5) Hotel Nuova - 3.5 star hotel - (2.0 km)

6) Radisson Blu- 5 star hotel - (10.2 km)

7) Crystal Sarovar Premiere - 5 star hotel (7.1 km)

8) Jaypee Palace - 5 star hotel - (11.2 km)

There are several food outlets (for example - Dominos's, McDonald's, Pizza Hut) located within a radius of 2-3 km from the venue.
NOTE - Non-vegetarian food is strictly not allowed inside the venue premises.

We'll be exploring the beautiful city of Agra on 23rd December, a day after the competition. The popular tourist attractions include - Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Akbar's Tomb. If you want to tag along, get in touch with us!

The venue is marked on google maps - Link

Ola cabs is popular in Agra. Enter "Embarc Agra" on the app and the driver should drop you right at the venue gate.

This competition is sponsored by Cubelelo.com

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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).
A cumulative time limit may be enforced (see Regulation A1a2).

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.