Please Be Quiet Toronto 2019

Jun 16, 2019
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Galbraith Building at University of Toronto, St. George Campus

35 St. George Street, Toronto, Canada

The room number is GB 303. Please take the stairs to the 3rd floor.

Abdullah Gulab and Jonathan Esparaz
WCA Delegate
Sarah Strong
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This competition has only blindfolded events (with the expection of 3x3x3 Blindfolded) and Clock.

Registration period

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There is a competitor limit of 30 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $15 (Canadian Dollar).
If your registration is cancelled before you will be refunded 100% of your registration fee.
On the spot registrations will be accepted with a base registration fee of $20 (Canadian Dollar).
Spectators can attend for free.

After the competitors list reaches 30 competitors, competitors will be added to the the waiting list if they register and pay the registration fee. If anyone on the competitors list deletes their registration, the person at the top of the waiting list will be moved to the competitors list. After the registration period closes, the competitors list will close and everyone who is still on the waiting list will be refunded their registration fee.

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
Clock Lucas Nieuwland 6.27 7.77 Canada 7.766.277.94DNF7.62
4x4x4 Blindfolded Chen-Pin Sun (孫振斌) 5:26.47 6:05.34 Taiwan 6:11.065:26.476:38.50
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Eric Limeback 22/22 59:47 NR Canada 22/22 59:47DNSDNS
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
Clock First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final Bo3 1:00:00.00 cumulative *
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final Bo3 1:30:00.00 cumulative *
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo3

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Schedule for Sunday (June 16, 2019)

From 09:30 AM
To 10:00 AM
Check-In & On-Site Registrations
GB 303
From 10:00 AM
To 10:50 AM
Clock First round
GB 303
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Top 8 advance to next round
From 10:50 AM
To 12:10 PM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final (Attempt 1)
GB 303
From 12:10 PM
To 12:45 PM
GB 303
From 12:45 PM
To 02:00 PM
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final
GB 303
Time limit
1:00:00.00 cumulative *
From 01:40 PM
To 02:55 PM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final (Attempt 2)
GB 303
From 02:50 PM
To 04:15 PM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final (Attempt 3)
GB 303
From 04:15 PM
To 04:45 PM
Clock Final
GB 303
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
From 04:45 PM
To 04:55 PM
GB 303
From 04:55 PM
To 06:05 PM
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final
GB 303
Time limit
1:30:00.00 cumulative *

Public Transit: The venue is a 2-3 minute walk north from Queen's Park subway station. Subway service starts at approximately 6 AM with trains running every 6 minutes.

Driving: King's College Circle Parking Lot is located near the Galbraith building. Rates are $10 during weekend for the whole day. There are also other parking garages and street parking options avaliable across the University of Toronto campus.

Room Location: Signs will be posted but if you are having trouble finding the room follow the step by step instructions provided in the link below. Please note, Galbraith building is adjoined to Sandford Fleming building and the main entrance to Galbraith (as shown in the link) is behind Sandford Fleming building. If you enter the building through any side doors, make your way up to the third floor and the room will be easy to find.

There are several food options within a 5-10 minute walk from the Galbraith (GB) building. Subway, Second Cup, The Saj, Burger King, Popeyes and many other restaurants are within the vicinity.

The top 3 competitors in each event will receive an Amazon gift card.

1st place: $15
2nd place: $10
3rd place: $5

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).


The result to beat to proceed to the second phase of a cutoff round (see Regulation 9g).


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.