Melbourne Minimal Moves 2022

Apr 30, 2022
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Collingwood Library

11 Stanton St, Abbotsford VIC 3067

Meeting Room


Speedcubing Australia

Ethan Pride and Speedcubing Australia
WCA Delegates
Ethan Pride and Patrick Kleverlaan
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Please note this competition only has the fewest moves event. For a competition with regular events please see Wonderful Williamstown 2022.

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There is a competitor limit of 25 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $10 (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.


Upon registering you will receive an email stating “Your registration for Melbourne Minimal Moves 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 $10 registration fee. Contact the organisational team if you encounter an issue.

Waiting List:

  • Once the competitor limit of 25 has filled, the waiting list will be opened.
  • You must pay the $10 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 29/04/2022 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 29/04/2022.
  • 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 are feeling unwell with COVID-19 symptoms or are awaiting a COVID test and can no longer attend the competition.

COVID requirements:

This competition will comply with the Victorian 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.

Communications from us:

  • There will be important messages from the organisational team regarding your registration. Please ensure you whitelist our domain in your email program.
Click here to display the highlights of the competition.

Jack Love won with a mean of 22.33 moves in the 3x3x3 Fewest Moves event. Myles Jarman finished second (34.33) and Ethan Pride finished third (35.33).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Jack Love 21 22.33 Australia 212323
Event Round Format Time limit Proceed
3x3x3 Fewest Moves First round Mo3 1 hour Top 75% advance to next round
Final Mo3 1 hour

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Schedule for Saturday (April 30, 2022)

From 09:15 AM
To 09:30 AM
Meeting Room
From 09:30 AM
To 10:45 AM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves First round (Attempt 1)
Meeting Room
Time limit
1 hour
Top 75% advance to next round
From 10:45 AM
To 12:00 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves First round (Attempt 2)
Meeting Room
Time limit
1 hour
Top 75% advance to next round
From 12:00 PM
To 01:00 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves First round (Attempt 3)
Meeting Room
Time limit
1 hour
Top 75% advance to next round
From 01:00 PM
To 02:00 PM
Meeting Room
From 02:00 PM
To 03:15 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 1)
Meeting Room
Time limit
1 hour
From 03:15 PM
To 04:30 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 2)
Meeting Room
Time limit
1 hour
From 04:30 PM
To 05:30 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 3)
Meeting Room
Time limit
1 hour
From 05:30 PM
To 05:45 PM
Meeting Room

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What time should I arrive at the competition?
You should arrive for registration at 9:15am. 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, 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.


Q. What COVID safety protocols will be in place?
The competition will adhere to Victorian Government COVID restrictions in place at the time. All competitors and guests aged 18 and over must show proof of vaccination. 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 Department of Health
- awaiting the results of a COVID-19 test

Q. Will there be an attendee / guest limit at this competition?
There will be no limit to the number of guests that can attend the competiiton

Q. Do I need to be fully vaccinated to attend this competition?
Yes all competitors and guests aged 18 and over must show proof of vaccination.

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?
Face masks are reccomended for all competitors and guests

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.

Live Results

Live results will be provided via WCALive. It may take up to an hour between times being set and them appearing online.

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).


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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