Bataan Speedcubing Open 2018

Jun 10, 2018
Balanga, Bataan, Philippines

Balay Sanlingan - The Student Center

Felnor Bldg, Quirino St., San Jose Balanga, Bataan
Organization team
Jim Oscares
WCA Delegate
John Edison Ubaldo

This is the first-ever WCA Competition in the province of Bataan.

On the spot registrations are welcome!

Main event
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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Register for this competition here.
There is a competitor limit of 50 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is ₱200 (Philippine Peso).

Registration fee is 200php good for all events Payment is needed before registrations via the WCA website is approved.

  1. Register via the WCA website.
  2. Wait for an email regarding payment details.
  3. Settle the registration fee as instructed on the email.

Only the first 50 receipt submissions will be accepted and allowed to compete on event day. Payment deadline and online registration may close earlier if the competitor limit is reached quickly. Registration payment is non-refundable.

On the spot registrations are welcome!

Click here to display the highlights of the competition.

Nathaniel Ortega won with an average of 8.50 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Moses San Pascual finished second (8.79) and Robbie Villarica finished third (9.74).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Nathaniel Ortega 7.56 8.50 Philippines 7.5610.978.658.758.10
2x2x2 Cube Robbie Villarica 2.06 2.54 Philippines 3.052.782.262.062.59
4x4x4 Cube Richmond Mico Rigor 31.42 32.45 Philippines 31.4232.5831.5436.9433.22
3x3x3 One-Handed Nathaniel Ortega 13.84 15.52 Philippines 18.6716.1214.7115.7313.84
Pyraminx Justin Andrew Dee 2.37 3.77 Philippines
Skewb John Jercy Babas 3.15 5.72 Philippines 7.343.977.225.973.15
Event Round Format Time limit Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 75% advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 14 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 10 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Final Ao5 10:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Final Ao5 10:00.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 10 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Skewb First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 10 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Time Event Round Format Cut-off Time Limit Remarks
7:30 - 8:00 AM Opening Program
8:00 - 8:30 AM Newcomers Orientation
8:30 - 9:30 AM 3x3x3 Cube First Round Average of 5 10 minutes
9:30 - 10:15 AM 2x2x2 Cube First Round Average of 5 10 minutes
10:15 - 11:15 AM 4x4x4 Cube Final Average of 5 10 minutes
11:15 - 12:00 PM Skewb First Round Average of 5 10 minutes
12:00 - 1:00 PM LUNCH
1:00 - 1:40 PM 3x3x3 Cube Second Round Average of 5 10 minutes
1:40 - 2:20 PM 3x3x3 Cube One-Handed Final Average of 5 10 minutes
2:20 - 3:00 PM Pyraminx First Round Average of 5 10 minutes
3:00 - 3:20 PM 2x2x2 Cube Final Average of 5 10 minutes
3:20 - 3:40 PM Skewb Final Average of 5 10 minutes
3:40 - 4:00 PM Pyraminx Final Average of 5 10 minutes
4:00 - 5:00 PM 3x3x3 Cube Final Average of 5 10 minutes Head-To-Head
5:00 - 5:30 PM Awarding of Winners


All newcomers are required to read WCA First-time Competitor Guide document to familiarize yoruself of the popular WCA regulations used to govern WCA competitions. Additionally, please watch this competitor tutorial by WCA Senior Delegate Kit Clement of the USA.


When you arrive at the competition venue, kindly follow the following steps:
1. Head to the registration table and sign on the competitor masterlist.
2. Get your Competitor Envelope which contains your Certificate of Participation, Event Schedule and grouping/officiating Team Assignment. You will be assigned to officiate at some point during the competition so be sure to take note of your assignement to avoid being disqualified. As per WCA Regulation 1e2, all competitors must be ready to officiate when called or assigned to. Declining such assginment merits disqualification at the discretion of the WCA Delegate.
3. Go inside the venue hall and wait for the competition to start.

For the latest updates and announcements regarding the event, please visit the official facebook page of the Philippine Cubers Association.

You can also join the official facebook community group of PCA by clicking here.

Walk-in registrants will be accepted at the competition provided that they arrive before the competition starts. Registration for walk-in registrants is 300php (unlimited events). Bring your birth of certificate and identification card.

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).


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.

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