Frequently Asked Questions
Who can register for the competition?
Anyone can register for the competition regardless of their age, gender or country. You need a WCA account to sign up for this competition. If you do not have a WCA account, get one here.
Can I add more events after my registration is approved?
Yes, one can add more events after completing the registration and payment process. Just visit the register page and add more events.
NOTE - Addition of events facility is available only before the registration period ends, no requests will be entertained under any circumstance after 31st March 2019.
Can I change/remove the events I've registered for?
No, changing/removing existing events is not allowed. Only new events can be added, before registration ends.
- What are the rules of this event?
Do I have to use my own cube to compete?
Yes! You are responsible for your own hardware in order to compete. This means you should bring your own puzzles.
What is the normal age of competitors at these events? Are there age divisions?
The competition is open to competitors of all age and gender. There will be only one combined ranking.
How do I find the results?
All results are posted on the WCA website within a week after the competition finishes. However, for the day of competing, go to Cubecomps to find information about current events. This is also where you will find information about upcoming rounds of events. Remember, the results are entered by a human so please be patient if you do not see your results immediately.
Can I attend the competition without competing? Do guests of competitors need to pay for the competition?
Yes, you can attend the competition as a spectator.
All spectators are free to attend the competition at no cost. There is payment only to compete. However, if you require any other facilities such as travel and accommodation, that will be paid for.
Can I have fun at this event?
More than you can imagine! Solving is just one part of the competition. There are also many unofficial events and seminars for you to have a wholesome experience.