Enjoyable Sydney Gathering 2020


Date
Mar 7 - 8, 2020
City
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Venue

Fort St High School

Address
620-660 Parramatta Rd Petersham NSW 2049
Details

School Hall

Organizers
Cass Hopkins, Sarah Budiman, and Speedcubing Australia
WCA Delegates
Edward Hollingdale and Nathan Seeto
Contact

Speedcubing Australia

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Information

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Events
Main event
Competitors
144
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
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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 160 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $15 (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 Enjoyable Sydney Gathering 2020 is submitted and pending approval”. This does NOT mean that you are on the registration list. Competitors will not be approved until payment has been made. 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 28 February will be removed.

To receive a refund you must email the organisational team at support@speedcubing.org.au by 28 February. Refunds will not be issued after this date for any reason.

All registration fees include GST.

Highlights
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Feliks Zemdegs won with an average of 6.15 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Vincent Wong finished second (8.06) and Bryan Eng finished third (8.30).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Feliks Zemdegs 5.55 6.15 Australia 6.545.557.855.836.08
4x4x4 Cube Feliks Zemdegs 23.73 25.82 Australia 30.6725.0926.8923.7325.48
5x5x5 Cube Feliks Zemdegs 41.48 45.87 Australia 47.3250.7344.5045.7841.48
6x6x6 Cube Feliks Zemdegs 1:20.68 1:29.51 Australia 1:20.681:27.511:40.33
3x3x3 Blindfolded Timothy Loh 31.86 DNF Australia 31.8635.20DNF
3x3x3 One-Handed Feliks Zemdegs 9.24 11.41 Australia 12.3511.8713.0010.019.24
Megaminx Feliks Zemdegs 38.10 40.06 Australia 39.6439.4338.1041.1243.25
Skewb Dylan Johnston 2.11 3.23 Australia 4.213.352.692.113.64
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Timothy Loh 10/16 57:13 Australia 10/16 57:13
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
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:30.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 4:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 3:00.00
6x6x6 Cube Combined First round Bo1 / Mo3 6:00.00 1 attempt to get < 4:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Mo3 6:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3 10:00.00 cumulative * Top 8 advance to next round
Final Bo3 10:00.00 cumulative *
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 1:30.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 1:00.00
Megaminx Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 3:00.00
Skewb First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo1

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Schedule for Saturday (March 07, 2020)

From 09:00 AM
To 09:30 AM
Registration
School Hall
From 09:30 AM
To 09:45 AM
Tutorial for New Competitors
School Hall
From 09:45 AM
To 10:45 AM
Skewb First round
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 10:45 AM
To 12:45 PM
3x3x3 Cube First round
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 90 advance to next round
From 12:45 PM
To 01:45 PM
Lunch
School Hall
From 01:45 PM
To 02:45 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round
School Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
1:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 02:45 PM
To 03:45 PM
6x6x6 Cube Combined First round
School Hall
Format
Bo1 / Mo3
Time limit
6:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 4:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 02:45 PM
To 03:15 PM
Multi-Blind Cube Submission
School Hall
From 03:45 PM
To 04:45 PM
Megaminx Combined First round
School Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 04:45 PM
To 06:15 PM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final (Attempt 1)
School Hall
Format
Bo1

Schedule for Sunday (March 08, 2020)

From 09:15 AM
To 10:30 AM
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round
School Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:30.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 10:30 AM
To 11:30 AM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 11:30 AM
To 12:25 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round
School Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
Proceed
Top 8 advance to next round
From 12:25 PM
To 01:45 PM
Lunch
School Hall
From 01:45 PM
To 03:15 PM
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round
School Hall
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
4:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 03:15 PM
To 03:30 PM
Skewb Final
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 03:30 PM
To 03:50 PM
6x6x6 Cube Final
School Hall
Format
Mo3
Time limit
6:00.00
From 03:50 PM
To 04:15 PM
Megaminx Final
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
From 04:15 PM
To 04:50 PM
5x5x5 Cube Final
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
From 04:50 PM
To 05:05 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
School Hall
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
From 05:05 PM
To 05:25 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
1:00.00
From 05:25 PM
To 05:50 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 05:50 PM
To 06:10 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
School Hall
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 06:10 PM
To 06:30 PM
Awards
School Hall

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How can I change my events?
You must make any change your registered events by 28 February. Send an email to support@speedcubing.org.au detailing your event changes.

Q. What time should I arrive at the competition?
You should arrive for registration at 9:15 am. 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 and Nathan Seeto, feel free to ask them any questions you may have on the day.

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.

Live results will be provided via WCALive. It may take up to an hour between times being set and them appearing online.

The first rounds of all events will be run in groups. These groups are pre-determined. It is important that you know which groups of each event you are in. A summary of groups can be found here while you can find an individual card with your groups here. Each competitor will be provided with a printed copy of their invididual group numbers at registration.

Throughout the competition we will also need judges, runners and scramblers. Do not hesitate to ask if you can be helpful in some way! If you have any questions about the groups please email us at support@speedcubing.org.au

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.