Hamilton Spring 2017


Information

Hamilton Spring 2017 is an official World Cube Association (WCA) sanctioned speedcubing competition. Speedcubing is solving the Rubik's 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 day on time. No prior experience in WCA competitions is necessary, but competitors should be familiar with the WCA regulations.

Events
Main event
Competitors
79
Registration requirements
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There is a competitor limit of 120 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $20 (New Zealand Dollar).
Highlights
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Mukund Karthik won with an average of 10.01 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Oliver Jenks finished second (10.59) and Robert Clarke finished third (11.03).

Oceanian records: Tom Nelson‎ 4x4x4 Blindfolded 2:36.32 (single), 5x5x5 Blindfolded 4:51.29 (single), and 3x3x3 Multi-Blind 25/28 57:45 (single).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Mukund Karthik 9.20 10.01 New Zealand 10.0610.609.2012.559.38
2x2x2 Cube Tim Xie 2.43 2.78 New Zealand 2.553.072.712.435.82
4x4x4 Cube Ivan Lew Yi Wen (刘义文) 31.60 34.73 NR Malaysia 32.1335.8536.2036.5731.60
5x5x5 Cube Ivan Lew Yi Wen (刘义文) 50.14 NR 1:00.39 Malaysia 1:11.1850.1459.201:03.5858.38
6x6x6 Cube Ivan Lew Yi Wen (刘义文) 2:01.47 2:06.42 Malaysia 2:10.472:01.472:07.33
7x7x7 Cube Ivan Lew Yi Wen (刘义文) 3:04.31 3:27.15 Malaysia 3:39.673:37.463:04.31
3x3x3 Blindfolded Tom Nelson 26.39 NR 37.30 NR New Zealand 26.3938.4347.08
3x3x3 One-Handed Oliver Jenks 13.59 14.81 NR New Zealand 15.4514.3613.5916.7814.63
Megaminx James Macdiarmid 56.74 57.55 NR New Zealand 1:06.7257.3156.7458.3157.03
Pyraminx Benjamin Agnew 3.19 3.90 New Zealand 6.964.363.833.193.50
Skewb Lucas O'Connell 2.35 NR 3.82 NR New Zealand 3.957.293.602.353.92
Square-1 Lucas O'Connell 10.40 NR 14.20 NR New Zealand 13.7311.7610.4017.1123.23
4x4x4 Blindfolded Tom Nelson 2:36.32 OcR DNF New Zealand DNFDNF2:36.32
5x5x5 Blindfolded Tom Nelson 4:51.29 OcR DNF New Zealand DNF4:51.29DNF
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Tom Nelson 25/28 57:45 OcR New Zealand 25/28 57:4517/32 1:00:00
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Second round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00
Second round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 3:00.00
6x6x6 Cube Final Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 4:00.00
7x7x7 Cube Final Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 6:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3 10:00.00
Final Bo3 10:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Second round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Megaminx First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 3:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Pyraminx First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00
Second round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Skewb First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Square-1 First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final Bo3 10:00.00
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final Bo3 10:00.00
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo2 10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00

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.