Tassie Twist Off 2022


Date
Aug 20 - 21, 2022
City
Sorell, Tasmania, Australia
Venue

Sorell Memorial Hall

Address
47 Cole St, Sorell TAS 7172
Details

Main Hall

Contact

Speedcubing Australia

Organizers
Jode Brewster and Speedcubing Australia
WCA Delegates
Ethan Pride and Michelle Brewster
Download all the competition's details as PDF here.
Information

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Events
Main event
Competitors
52
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 80 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $30 (Australian Dollar).
If your registration is cancelled before you will be refunded 100% of your registration fee.
Registrants on the waiting list may be accepted onto the competitor list until .
If you are a registered competitor you may change your registered events until on the Register tab.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Any spectator can attend for free.

Payment:

Upon registering you will receive an email stating “Your registration for Tassie Twist Off 2022 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 is not complete and will not be processed until you have paid the $30 registration fee. Contact the organisational team if you encounter an issue.

Waiting List:

  • Once the competitor limit of 80 has filled, the waiting list will be opened.
  • You must pay the $30 registration fee to be added to the waiting list.
  • New registrations will be added to a waitlist and sorted in the order of payment.
  • Waitlisted competitors will only be added to the competition if an existing competitors withdraws.
  • All competitors still on the waiting list after 12/08/2022 will be removed and provided with a full refund.
  • You may enquire about your position on the waiting list by contacting the organisational team.

Deleting Registration/Refunds:

  • If you can no longer make the competition you may request a refund.
  • To receive a full refund you must contact the organisational team by 12/08/2022.
  • Withdrawing enables us to maximise attendance and for competitors on the waiting list to attend.
  • Refunds will only be issued after this date if you or your guardian test positive to COVID-19 and are forced to isolate.

You may change the events you are registered on the Register tab by 12/08/2022. After this date it is not possible to add further events. It is also acceptable to not show up for any event you do not wish to compete in.

COVID requirements:

  • This competition will comply with the Tasmanian Government requirements in place at the time of the competition. Please see the FAQ tab for any COVID requirements, which may change closer to the competition.
Highlights
Click here to display the highlights of the competition.

Jode Brewster won with an average of 6.99 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Arisandra Soo finished second (9.94) and Trần Đăng Quang finished third (10.18).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Jode Brewster 5.87 6.99 Australia 5.878.166.209.356.62
2x2x2 Cube Jode Brewster 1.48 1.88 Australia 1.481.842.012.021.78
4x4x4 Cube Jode Brewster 29.10 30.16 Australia 32.0829.1829.1029.2334.97
5x5x5 Cube Jode Brewster 1:01.73 1:04.95 Australia 1:05.921:04.201:05.781:04.871:01.73
3x3x3 Blindfolded Jode Brewster 58.50 DNF Australia 58.50DNF1:06.08
Megaminx Arisandra Soo 43.88 49.74 Australia 54.0950.7050.4143.8848.11
Pyraminx Emmet Hobbs 2.46 3.18 Australia 2.943.742.852.464.39
Skewb Jode Brewster 4.14 4.80 Australia 5.494.804.944.654.14
Square-1 Jode Brewster 7.31 8.05 Australia 7.317.728.209.028.24
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Jode Brewster 3/5 20:34 Australia 3/5 20:34
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 75% advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 75% advance to next round
Second round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 2:30.00 2 attempts to get < 1:20.00
5x5x5 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3 10:00.00 cumulative *
Megaminx Final Bo2 / Ao5 4:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 75% advance to next round
Second round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
Skewb First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
Square-1 Final Bo2 / Ao5 1:30.00 2 attempts to get < 40.00
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo1 10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00

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Schedule for Saturday (August 20, 2022)

From 08:45 AM
To 09:15 AM
Registration
Main Room
From 09:15 AM
To 09:35 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
Main Room
From 09:35 AM
To 11:05 AM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 75% advance to next round
From 11:05 AM
To 12:10 PM
2x2x2 Cube First round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 75% advance to next round
From 12:10 PM
To 12:55 PM
Skewb First round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 12:55 PM
To 01:55 PM
Lunch
Main Room
From 01:55 PM
To 02:50 PM
Pyraminx First round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 75% advance to next round
From 02:40 PM
To 03:05 PM
Multi Submission
Blind Room
From 02:50 PM
To 03:50 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
Main Room
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:20.00
From 03:50 PM
To 04:40 PM
Megaminx Final
Main Room
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
4:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
From 04:40 PM
To 05:20 PM
Square-1 Final
Main Room
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
1:30.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 40.00
From 05:20 PM
To 06:35 PM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final (Attempt 1)
Blind Room
Format
Bo1
Time limit
10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00

Schedule for Sunday (August 21, 2022)

From 08:45 AM
To 09:40 AM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 09:40 AM
To 10:20 AM
2x2x2 Cube Second round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 10:20 AM
To 11:05 AM
Pyraminx Second round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 11:05 AM
To 11:55 AM
5x5x5 Cube Final
Main Room
Format
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
From 11:55 AM
To 12:25 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
Main Room
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
From 12:25 PM
To 01:25 PM
Lunch
Main Room
From 01:25 PM
To 01:40 PM
Skewb Final
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 01:40 PM
To 01:55 PM
Pyraminx Final
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 01:55 PM
To 02:10 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 02:10 PM
To 02:25 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 02:25 PM
To 02:55 PM
Pack-up and Awards
Main Room

Spectators are permitted and may enter FREE of charge. No tickets are required.

We encourage spectators and it is often good to come watch first to understand how a competition operates. You will then know what to do when you do compete. There are also plenty of opportunities to get involved as a volunteer. If you would a judging tutorial please approach a Delegate, they will be wearing the bright red polo shirts.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How can I change my events?
You must make any change to your registered events by 12/08/22. You can change your events via the competition registration page.

Q. What time should I arrive at the competition?
You should arrive for registration at 8:45. You should be at the venue ready to compete 30 minutes before you are scheduled. Sometimes we run ahead and if you are not available for your group you most likely will not be permitted to join a later group. 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 onto WCA Live. 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 Ethan Pride, Kerrie Jarman, Michelle Brewster, and Myles Jarman, 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?
The organisational team can answer all your questions.

COVID-19 FAQ

Q. What COVID safety protocols will be in place?
The competition will adhere to Tasmanian Government COVID restrictions in place at the time. Facemasks will not be mandatory, but recommended . We will email competitors if there are any changes to the COVID restrictions we will be running this competition under.

You MUST NOT attend if you are:
- unwell with any COVID symptoms
- been directed to isolate by the Tasmanian Government
- awaiting the results of a COVID-19 test

Q. Will there be an attendee / guest limit at this competition?
There is no limit - spectators are welcome to attend

Q. Can I get a refund if I am isolating?
Yes, if you are in isolation you will be eligible for a refund of your registration fees. You must email us before the competition begins.

Q. Do I have to wear a face mask?
Facemasks are recommended, but not required, pursuant of current Tasmanian health measures

Q. Can I bring my own face mask and/or hand sanitiser?
Yes, it is recommended that you bring your own face mask and hand sanitiser. Hand sanitiser will be provided at the venue.

Q. Where can I ask other questions?
Please contact the organisational team.

Venue

Sorell Memorial Hall, Sorell

By car

The competition venue is located at 49 Cole St, Sorell, TAS 7172.
On site parking.
Entry Via Cole St.

Well signed 20 minute drive from Hobart International Airport.

Accomodation

Travelodge Hotel Hobart Airport
https://www.travelodge.com.au/book-accommodation/hobart/hotel-hobart-airport/

Local Information

From venue, walk to Woolworths and Take-away food options.

Live Results

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 pre-determined fixed seated groups. It is important that you know which groups of each event you are in.

You can find an individual schedule here. Each competitor will be provided with a printed copy of their invididual group assignments at registration.

Throughout the competition we will also need judges, runners and scramblers. All competitiors will need to do some judging at the bare minimum, usually in other groups of your events, the more events you do the more your will need to help out. If you don't know how to help please come and ask, there is almost always something for you to do.

If you have any questions about the groups please contact us here

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 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.

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