Melbourne Summer 2021


Date
Jan 23 - 25, 2021
City
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Venue

Community Bank Stadium

Address
129-163 Main Hurstbridge Rd, Diamond Creek
Details

Court 3 on Saturday, Courts 1-2 on Sunday and Monday

Contact

Speedcubing Australia

Organizers
Ethan Pride and Speedcubing Australia
WCA Delegates
David Edwards, Ethan Pride, and Kerrie Jarman
Download all the competition's details as PDF here.
Information

Important notes:
Please take the time to read the FAQ tab, even if you have previously competed. To ensure this is a COVID-safe environment, things will be done differently and there will be additional conditions in place.

Please note there is a density limit at the venue and we request that competitors only bring ONE guest.

If you feel sick, stay at home. If you are exhibiting cold or flu-like symptoms consistent with COVID-19, you will not be permitted in the venue. We are not responsible for any illness you may contract from the competition.

Contact us
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Speedcubing Australia Website

Events
Main event
Competitors
206
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
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Register for this competition here.
There is a competitor limit of 250 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.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators can attend for free.

Payment:

Upon registering you will receive an email stating “Your registration for Melbourne Summer 2021 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 will not be processed until you have paid the registration fees. Contact the organisational team if you encounter an issue.

Waiting List:

Once the competitor limit has filled, the waiting list will be opened. New registrations will be added to a waitlist and sorted in the order of payment. Waitlisted competitors will only be accepted provided one of the accepted competitors withdraws from the competition. All competitors still on the waiting list after January 15 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 January 15. Refunds will not be issued after this date. Withdrawing enables competitors on the waiting list to attend the competition. 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.

You may change the events you are registered for by contacting the organisational team by January 15. After this date it is no longer possible to add events. It is also acceptable to not show up for any event you do not wish to compete in.

Highlights
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Feliks Zemdegs won with an average of 6.14 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Andy Gong finished second (7.82) and Ethan Stevens finished third (8.15).

Oceanian records: David Epstein‎ Square-1 5.24 (single) and Square-1 7.39 (average); Feliks Zemdegs‎ 4x4x4 Cube 22.75 (average); Oliver Hoy‎ Clock 4.39 (single) and Clock 5.10 (average).

3x3x3 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Feliks Zemdegs 5.11 6.14 Australia 8.895.795.205.117.42
2 Andy Gong 6.57 7.82 Australia 8.166.577.29DNF8.02
3 Ethan Stevens 7.68 8.15 Australia 8.108.358.077.688.27

2x2x2 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Will Gurnett 1.89 2.05 Australia 1.971.992.282.201.89
2 Andy Gong 1.97 2.28 Australia 2.732.222.011.972.61
3 Jode Brewster 1.71 2.40 Australia 1.712.262.552.722.40

4x4x4 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Feliks Zemdegs 21.59 24.14 Australia 21.5922.1026.1427.9224.19
2 Andy Gong 30.33 32.37 Australia 32.2730.3338.5731.6333.20
3 Ryan Driscoll 31.33 33.01 Australia 34.3931.3338.2331.7632.89

5x5x5 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Feliks Zemdegs 43.59 46.38 Australia 45.3143.5949.2948.4045.43
2 Ryan Driscoll 53.35 59.93 Australia 1:02.1758.541:02.1053.3559.16
3 Andy Gong 55.41 1:04.59 Australia 1:03.981:03.2955.411:09.791:06.50

6x6x6 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Feliks Zemdegs 1:19.92 1:31.99 Australia 1:37.251:38.811:19.92
2 Andy Gong 1:47.40 1:51.17 Australia 1:56.761:49.361:47.40
3 Ryan Driscoll 1:43.99 1:55.21 Australia 1:49.861:43.992:11.77

7x7x7 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Feliks Zemdegs 2:00.94 2:07.42 Australia 2:08.202:13.132:00.94
2 Ryan Driscoll 2:21.15 2:33.40 Australia 2:29.362:21.152:49.70
3 Andy Gong 2:40.99 2:50.38 Australia 2:40.993:02.022:48.13

3x3x3 Blindfolded

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Jack Cai 21.29 DNF Australia DNF21.3521.29
2 Tam Quan 26.01 DNF Australia DNF34.8926.01
3 Michael Tripodi 29.83 33.45 Australia 29.8332.3038.22

3x3x3 Fewest Moves

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Jack Love 24 25.00 Australia 242526
2 Riley Dexter 29 30.67 Australia 323129
3 Andy Gong 29 32.00 Australia 293631

3x3x3 One-Handed

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Feliks Zemdegs 9.84 10.46 Australia 9.8413.7010.7110.1310.55
2 Jode Brewster 12.23 15.54 Australia 12.2316.4714.7616.3915.47
3 Andy Gong 13.91 15.92 Australia 15.5617.5515.2516.9513.91

Clock

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Oliver Hoy 4.39 OcR 5.10 OcR Australia 5.314.397.024.945.06
2 Lennon Hughes 6.96 7.54 Australia 7.87DNF7.417.356.96
3 Phoenix Patterson 6.70 8.08 Australia 8.127.496.708.648.82

Megaminx

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Feliks Zemdegs 39.47 41.74 Australia 43.5739.4741.1940.4746.29
2 Alan Ma 48.10 54.93 Australia 50.561:05.7152.9648.101:01.27
3 Andy Gong 53.48 55.67 Australia 55.7453.4854.9357.7856.34

Pyraminx

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Junqi Feng (冯骏骐) 1.78 2.56 China 2.702.881.783.102.11
2 Emmet Hobbs 1.99 2.94 Australia 3.082.263.475.551.99
3 Ethan Stevens 2.42 3.23 Australia 3.333.602.423.193.17

Skewb

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Riley Dexter 2.58 3.68 Australia 3.633.094.315.922.58
2 Ben Wakelin 3.47 4.18 Australia 4.443.473.724.385.98
3 Will Gurnett 3.64 4.26 Australia 3.934.5312.193.644.33

Square-1

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 David Epstein 5.24 OcR 7.39 OcR Australia 6.817.687.697.955.24
2 Jode Brewster 8.39 10.32 Australia 10.5811.468.398.9313.39
3 Andy Gong 9.03 10.74 Australia 9.9413.009.279.0326.35

4x4x4 Blindfolded

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Michael Tripodi 2:31.33 DNF Australia DNF2:31.33DNF
2 Lennon Hughes 4:18.06 DNF Australia 4:18.06DNFDNF
3 Feliks Zemdegs 7:08.47 DNF Australia DNF7:08.47DNF

3x3x3 Multi-Blind

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Michael Tripodi 28/34 58:04 Australia 28/34 58:04
2 Lennon Hughes 15/15 53:36 Australia 15/15 53:36
3 Tam Quan 11/15 47:27 Australia 11/15 47:27