WCA North American Championship 2020


Date
Jun 25 - 28, 2020
City
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Venue

Westin Harbour Castle Conference Centre

Address
11 Bay Street, Toronto, Ontario
Details

Metropolitan Ballroom

Website
WCA North American Championship 2020 website
Organizers
Abdullah Gulab, Alyssa Esparaz, Areli Rubí Gordillo Martínez, Brady Metherall, Catharine Benzie, Jonathan Esparaz, Julien Gaboriaud, Kevin Matthews, Kristopher De Asis, Liam Orovec, Matthew Dickman, Nathan Dwyer, Sarah Strong, and Walker Welch
WCA Delegates
Abdullah Gulab, Alexander Mutch, Areli Rubí Gordillo Martínez, Julien Gaboriaud, Kevin Matthews, Kristopher De Asis, Liam Orovec, Matthew Dickman, Nathan Dwyer, Sarah Strong, and Walker Welch
Contact

Organizing Committee

Download all the competition's details as PDF here.
Information

English

Notice of Filming and Photography: By being in attendance at WCA North American Championship 2020, competitors, spectators and other attendees consent to images of their likeness being captured and used by the World Cube Association, Rubik's Brand Ltd. and/or the North American Championship Organizing Committee in marketing materials and on social media platforms.

Español

Aviso de Grabación y Fotografía: Al asistir al WCA North American Championship 2020; los competidores, espectadores y otros asistentes aceptan que imágenes de su persona pueden ser capturadas y utilizadas por la World Cube Association, Rubik's Brand Ltd. y/o el Comité Organizador del North American Championship en materiales de marketing y en plataformas de redes sociales.

Français

Avis d'activités de tournage et de photographie: En assistant au WCA North American Championship 2020, les compétiteurs, spectateurs et autres participants donnent leur consentement à ce que des images de leur ressemblance soient prises et utilisées par le World Cube Association, Rubik's Brand Ltd. et/ou le comité organisateur du Championnat Nord-Américain dans son matériel de marketing et sur les médias sociaux.

Events
Main event
Number of times bookmarked
220
Registration period

Online registration opened and will close .

Registration requirements
Create a WCA account here if you don't have one.
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 850 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $140 (Canadian Dollar).
The registration fee has to be paid through Stripe here once registered.
If your registration is cancelled before you will be refunded 50% of your registration fee.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators can attend for free.

English

Registration Conditions

In addition to paying the registration fee, you must have your WCA ID connected to your WCA account and qualify for at least one event in order for your registration to be accepted. If you have competed in a WCA competition before, you can claim your WCA ID here.

You are encouraged to register for all events that you would like to compete in, even if you have not yet qualified for them. The deadline to qualify for events is May 19, 2020. See the external competition website for more details about the qualification results.

Pricing

The registration fee varies in price depending on when you register. All prices are in Canadian dollars and all registration periods begin at 6:00 PM Eastern Time.

  • Early Bird Registration Period ($125 CAD) begins December 24, 2019.
  • Regular Registration Period ($140 CAD) begins January 31, 2020.
  • Late Registration Period ($160 CAD) begins April 15, 2020.

Modifying Registrations

To add or remove events to/from your registration, send an email to the Organizing Committee using the email address connected to your WCA account. A simple message such as “I would like to add Square-1 to my registration” will suffice. The last day to modify your registration is May 26, 2020.

After May 26, 2020, the Organizing Committee will remove you from the events you didn't qualify for, if any. You will be notified by email if your registration has been affected.

Waiting List

Competitors who register while the competitor list is full will be added to the waiting list if they meet the registration conditions. If anyone on the competitors list deletes their registration, the competitor at the top of the waiting list will be moved to the competitors list. After the online registration period closes, the competitors list will close and everyone who is still on the waiting list will be refunded 100% of their registration fee.

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Condiciones de Registro

Además de pagar la tarifa de registro, debe tener su WCA ID vinculada a su cuenta de la WCA y calificar en al menos una categoría para que su registro sea aceptado. Si ya compitió en una competencia de la WCA, puede reclamar su WCA ID aquí.

Le recomendamos que se registre en todas las categorías en las que le gustaría competir, incluso si aún no ha clasificado para ellas. La fecha límite para clasificar en las categorías es el 19 de mayo de 2020. Consulte el sitio web de la competencia externa para obtener más detalles sobre los tiempos requeridos para clasificar.

Precios

El precio de la tarifa de inscripción varía según el momento en que se registre. Todos los precios están en dólares canadienses y todos los períodos de registro comienzan a las 6:00 p.m., hora del este.

  • Período de inscripción anticipada ($ 125 CAD) comienza el 24 de diciembre de 2019.
  • Período de registro regular ($ 140 CAD) comienza el 31 de enero de 2020.
  • Período de inscripción tardía ($ 160 CAD) comienza el 15 de abril de 2020.

Modificación de Registros

Para agregar o eliminar categorías a/de su registro, envíe un correo electrónico al Comité Organizador, utilizando la dirección de correo electrónico vinculada a su cuenta WCA, con un mensaje simple como "me gustaría agregar Square-1 a mi registro" y esto será suficiente. El último día para modificar su registro es el 26 de mayo de 2020.

Después del 26 de mayo de 2020, el Comité Organizador lo eliminará de las categorías en las que no califique. Se le notificará por correo electrónico si su registro ha sido afectado.

Lista de Espera

Los competidores que se registren cuando la lista de competidores esté llena serán agregados a la lista de espera si cumplen con las condiciones de registro. Si alguien en la lista de competidores elimina su registro, el competidor al inicio de la lista de espera se moverá a la lista de competidores. Después de que se cierre el período de registro en línea, la lista de competidores se cerrará y todos los que estén en la lista de espera recibirán un reembolso del 100% de su tarifa de inscripción.

Français

Conditions d'inscription

En plus de payer les frais d'inscription, vous devez avoir votre ID WCA relié à votre compte WCA et vous qualifier pour au moins un événement afin que votre inscription soit acceptée. Si vous avez participé à une compétition WCA auparavant, vous pouvez réclamer votre ID WCA ici.

Vous êtes encouragé à vous inscrire à tous les événements auxquels vous voudriez participer, même si vous n'êtes pas encore qualifié pour ceux-ci. La date limite pour se qualifier pour des événements est le 19 mai 2020. Voir le site web externe pour plus de détails sur les temps de qualification.

Frais d'inscription

Les frais d'inscription varient en fonction de la date d'inscription. Tous les prix sont donnés en dollars canadiens et chaque période d'inscription débute à 18h, Heure de l'Est.

  • La période de préinscription (125$ CAD) débute le 24 décembre 2019.
  • La période d'inscription régulière (140$ CAD) débute le 31 janvier 2020.
  • La période d'inscription tardive (160$ CAD) débute le 15 avril 2020.

Modification de l'inscription

Pour ajouter ou enlever des événements à votre inscription, envoyez un courriel au comité organisateur à partir de votre adresse courriel associée à votre compte WCA. Un message simple, du style "J'aimerais ajouter Square-1 à mon inscription", suffira. Le dernier jour pour modifier votre inscription est le 26 mai 2020.

Après le 26 mai 2020, le comité organisateur vous retirera des événements pour lesquels vous ne vous êtes pas qualifié, s'il y a lieu. Vous receverez une notification par courriel si votre inscription a été modifiée.

Liste d'attente

Les compétiteurs qui s'inscrivent lorsque la liste des compétiteurs est pleine seront ajoutés à la liste d'attente, à condition de remplir toutes les conditions d'inscription. Si quelqu'un sur la liste des compétiteurs annule son inscription, la personne en haut de la liste d'attente sera ajoutée à la liste des compétiteurs. Une fois la période d'inscription en ligne terminée, la liste des compétiteur sera finalisée et tous les compétiteurs sur la liste d'attente se feront rembourser 100% de leurs frais d'inscription.

Event Round Format Time limit Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 400 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 80 advance to next round
Semi Final Ao5 10:00.00 Top 16 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 160 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 80 advance to next round
Semi Final Ao5 10:00.00 Top 20 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 160 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 80 advance to next round
Semi Final Ao5 10:00.00 Top 20 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
5x5x5 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 80 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 20 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
6x6x6 Cube First round Mo3 6:00.00 Top 20 advance to next round
Final Mo3 10:00.00
7x7x7 Cube First round Mo3 8:00.00 Top 20 advance to next round
Final Mo3 10:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3 9:00.00 cumulative * Top 80 advance to next round
Second round Bo3 10:00.00 Top 20 advance to next round
Final Bo3 10:00.00
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final Mo3 1 hour
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 80 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 20 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Clock First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 20 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Megaminx First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 80 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 20 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 80 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 20 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Skewb First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 80 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 20 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Square-1 First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 80 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 20 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final Bo3 10:00.00
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final Bo3 30:00.00 cumulative *
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo2 10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00

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Schedule for Thursday (June 25, 2020)

From 08:00 AM
To 10:45 AM
Staff Competition
Main Room
From 10:30 AM
To 11:10 AM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Puzzle Submission
Side Room
From 10:45 AM
To 12:50 PM
Square-1 First round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 80 advance to next round
From 10:45 AM
To 12:50 PM
Clock First round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 20 advance to next round
From 11:35 AM
To 12:50 PM
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final
Side Room
Format
Bo3
Time limit
30:00.00 cumulative *
From 12:50 PM
To 01:50 PM
Lunch
Main Room
From 01:50 PM
To 02:50 PM
7x7x7 Cube First round
Main Room
Format
Mo3
Time limit
8:00.00
Proceed
Top 20 advance to next round
From 02:50 PM
To 05:10 PM
6x6x6 Cube First round
Main Room
Format
Mo3
Time limit
6:00.00
Proceed
Top 20 advance to next round
From 02:50 PM
To 06:05 PM
Megaminx First round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 80 advance to next round
From 02:50 PM
To 04:10 PM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final (Attempt 1)
Side Room
Format
Bo2
Time limit
10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00
From 05:10 PM
To 05:40 PM
Clock Final
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:40 PM
To 06:05 PM
7x7x7 Cube Final
Main Room
Format
Mo3
Time limit
10:00.00
From 06:05 PM
To 06:45 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round
Main Room
Format
Bo3
Time limit
9:00.00 cumulative *
Proceed
Top 80 advance to next round
From 07:00 PM
To 08:15 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 1)
Side Room
Format
Mo3
Time limit
1 hour

Schedule for Friday (June 26, 2020)

From 08:00 AM
To 09:30 AM
Staff Competition
Main Room
From 09:30 AM
To 12:45 PM
4x4x4 Cube First round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 160 advance to next round
From 09:30 AM
To 10:45 AM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 2)
Side Room
Format
Mo3
Time limit
1 hour
From 10:45 AM
To 11:25 AM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Puzzle Submission
Side Room
From 12:45 PM
To 01:45 PM
Lunch
Main Room
From 01:45 PM
To 04:00 PM
5x5x5 Cube First round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 80 advance to next round
From 02:40 PM
To 04:00 PM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final (Attempt 2)
Side Room
Format
Bo2
Time limit
10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00
From 03:35 PM
To 05:20 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed First round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 80 advance to next round
From 05:20 PM
To 05:40 PM
Square-1 Second round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 20 advance to next round
From 05:40 PM
To 06:45 PM
4x4x4 Cube Second round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 80 advance to next round
From 06:20 PM
To 06:45 PM
6x6x6 Cube Final
Main Room
Format
Mo3
Time limit
10:00.00
From 07:00 PM
To 08:15 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 3)
Side Room
Format
Mo3
Time limit
1 hour

Schedule for Saturday (June 27, 2020)

From 08:00 AM
To 10:00 AM
Staff Competition
Main Room
From 10:00 AM
To 12:00 PM
2x2x2 Cube First round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 160 advance to next round
From 12:00 PM
To 12:15 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Second round
Main Room
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 20 advance to next round
From 12:15 PM
To 01:15 PM
Lunch
Main Room
From 01:15 PM
To 02:35 PM
Pyraminx First round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 80 advance to next round
From 02:35 PM
To 03:55 PM
Skewb First round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 80 advance to next round
From 03:55 PM
To 06:10 PM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 400 advance to next round
From 06:10 PM
To 06:35 PM
Megaminx Second round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 20 advance to next round
From 06:35 PM
To 07:00 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Second round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 20 advance to next round
From 07:00 PM
To 08:30 PM
Unofficial Events
Main Room

Schedule for Sunday (June 28, 2020)

From 08:45 AM
To 09:30 AM
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final
Main Room
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00
From 09:30 AM
To 10:00 AM
5x5x5 Cube Second round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 20 advance to next round
From 10:00 AM
To 11:15 AM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 80 advance to next round
From 11:15 AM
To 11:30 AM
Pyraminx Second round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 20 advance to next round
From 11:30 AM
To 11:45 AM
Skewb Second round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 20 advance to next round
From 11:45 AM
To 12:10 PM
2x2x2 Cube Second round
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 80 advance to next round
From 12:10 PM
To 01:10 PM
Lunch
Main Room
From 01:10 PM
To 01:30 PM
4x4x4 Cube Semi Final
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 20 advance to next round
From 01:30 PM
To 01:45 PM
2x2x2 Cube Semi Final
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 20 advance to next round
From 01:45 PM
To 02:05 PM
3x3x3 Cube Semi Final
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 16 advance to next round
From 02:05 PM
To 02:25 PM
Square-1 Final
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 02:25 PM
To 02:50 PM
Megaminx Final
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 02:50 PM
To 03:15 PM
5x5x5 Cube Final
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 03:15 PM
To 03:30 PM
Pyraminx Final
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 03:30 PM
To 03:45 PM
Skewb Final
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 03:45 PM
To 04:05 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Final
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 04:05 PM
To 04:20 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 04:20 PM
To 04:45 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 04:45 PM
To 05:05 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
Main Room
Format
Bo3
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:05 PM
To 06:45 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Main Room
Format
Ao5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 06:45 PM
To 07:30 PM
Awards
Main Room
Event Qualification Result
3x3x3 Cube Any WCA Result in 3x3x3 Cube
2x2x2 Cube Any WCA Result in 2x2x2 Cube
4x4x4 Cube Average of 5 < 1:10
5x5x5 Cube Average of 5 < 1:45
6x6x6 Cube Mean of 3 < 3:00
7x7x7 Cube Mean of 3 < 4:15
3x3x3 Blindfolded Single < 3:00
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Top 150 Registered
3x3x3 One-Handed Average of 5 < 30.00
Clock Average of 5 < 12.00
Megaminx Average of 5 < 1:45
Pyraminx Any WCA Result in Pyraminx
Skewb Any WCA Result in Skewb
Square-1 Average of 5 < 30.00
4x4x4 Blindfolded Single < 10:00
5x5x5 Blindfolded Single < 20:00
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Single ≥ 8 points

We are pleased to have Rubik's Brand Ltd. as the presenting sponsor of this competition. We are grateful for their generous sponsorship and we are thrilled to be partnering with Rubik's to put speedcubing excellence on display in Toronto this June.

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).

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.