Twisty Taranaki 2021


Date
Mar 20, 2021
City
New Plymouth, New Zealand
Venue

Pukekura Function Centre

Address
Rogan Street, Welbourn, New Plymouth, 4310, New Zealand
Details

La Mer Lounge, inside the Pukekura Function Centre located at the New Plymouth Raceway

Website
Twisty Taranaki 2021 website
Contact

https://speedcubing.nz/contact-us/

Organizers
Benjamin Bucksmith and Joshua Brungar
WCA Delegates
Alex Asbery and Luke Heath-Edwards
Download all the competition's details as PDF here.
Information

Twisty Taranaki 2021 is an official World Cube Association (WCA) sanctioned speedcubing competition. Speedcubing is solving the 3x3x3 Cube or other similar puzzles as quickly as possible. The competition is open to all competitors regardless of experience and skill, but certain event-based time limits will be in place so as to make sure we can stay on schedule and get through the days on time. No prior experience in WCA competitions is necessary, but competitors should be familiar with the WCA regulations.

Events
Main event
Number of times bookmarked
10
Registration period

Online registration opened and will close .

Registration requirements
Register for this competition here.
There is a competitor limit of 100 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $30 (New Zealand Dollar).
If your registration is cancelled before you will be refunded 50% of your registration fee.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators can attend for free.

Payment is made via the external website with two options to pay, either bank transfer or Paypal.

If registration fills up, a waiting list will be created. The last date to make it off the waiting list would be 24 hours before the competition begins with the conditions being that a spot opens up (someone else pulls out) and payment is completed.

Competitors may make changes to their registered events up until the end of registration.

Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00
4x4x4 Cube First round Bo2 / Ao5 4:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 4:00.00
5x5x5 Cube First round Bo2 / Ao5 5:00.00 2 attempts to get < 3:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 5:00.00
Megaminx First round Bo2 / Ao5 4:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 4:00.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00
Skewb First round Ao5 1:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00

You are viewing the schedule for the venue Pukekura Function Centre (http://www.pukekurafunctions.co.nz/).
The schedule is displayed in the timezone Pacific/Auckland.

Schedule for Saturday (March 20, 2021)

From 08:00 AM
To 09:00 AM
5x5x5 Cube First round
La Mer Lounge, inside the Pukekura Function Centre located at the New Plymouth Raceway
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
5:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 3:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 09:00 AM
To 10:00 AM
4x4x4 Cube First round
La Mer Lounge, inside the Pukekura Function Centre located at the New Plymouth Raceway
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
4:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 10:00 AM
To 11:30 AM
3x3x3 Cube First round
La Mer Lounge, inside the Pukekura Function Centre located at the New Plymouth Raceway
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 11:30 AM
To 12:30 PM
Megaminx First round
La Mer Lounge, inside the Pukekura Function Centre located at the New Plymouth Raceway
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
4:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 12:30 PM
To 01:00 PM
Lunch
La Mer Lounge, inside the Pukekura Function Centre located at the New Plymouth Raceway
From 01:00 PM
To 01:45 PM
Pyraminx First round
La Mer Lounge, inside the Pukekura Function Centre located at the New Plymouth Raceway
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 01:45 PM
To 02:30 PM
Skewb First round
La Mer Lounge, inside the Pukekura Function Centre located at the New Plymouth Raceway
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 02:30 PM
To 03:30 PM
2x2x2 Cube First round
La Mer Lounge, inside the Pukekura Function Centre located at the New Plymouth Raceway
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 03:30 PM
To 03:50 PM
5x5x5 Cube Final
La Mer Lounge, inside the Pukekura Function Centre located at the New Plymouth Raceway
Format
Ao5
Time limit
5:00.00
From 03:50 PM
To 04:10 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
La Mer Lounge, inside the Pukekura Function Centre located at the New Plymouth Raceway
Format
Ao5
Time limit
4:00.00
From 04:10 PM
To 04:30 PM
Megaminx Final
La Mer Lounge, inside the Pukekura Function Centre located at the New Plymouth Raceway
Format
Ao5
Time limit
4:00.00
From 04:30 PM
To 04:50 PM
Pyraminx Final
La Mer Lounge, inside the Pukekura Function Centre located at the New Plymouth Raceway
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 04:50 PM
To 05:10 PM
Skewb Final
La Mer Lounge, inside the Pukekura Function Centre located at the New Plymouth Raceway
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 05:10 PM
To 05:30 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
La Mer Lounge, inside the Pukekura Function Centre located at the New Plymouth Raceway
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 05:30 PM
To 06:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
La Mer Lounge, inside the Pukekura Function Centre located at the New Plymouth Raceway
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 06:00 PM
To 06:30 PM
Awards
La Mer Lounge, inside the Pukekura Function Centre located at the New Plymouth Raceway

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.