What is it?
New Zealand Nationals 2017 is an official World Cube Association (WCA) sanctioned speedcubing competition. Speedcubing is solving the Rubik's Cube or other similar puzzles as quickly as possible.
When is it?
Friday 8th - Sunday 10th December 2017
Where is it?
Wellington Girls' College
What does it cost?
Entry is free for spectators, no registration required.
Competitors must register and pay a registration fee, see the registration page for more details.
Who can compete?
The competition is open to all competitors regardless of experience and skill, but certain event-based time limits will be in place so as to make sure we can stay on schedule and get through the day on time. No prior experience in WCA competitions is necessary, but competitors should be familiar with the WCA regulations. If you are new to competing, you may want to look at CubingUSA's Competitor Tutorial.
MindPlay.nz is providing $1200 in prizes as follows:
|New Zealand Podium||Overall Podium|
|1st Place||2nd Place||3rd Place||1st Place||2nd Place||3rd Place|
|3x3||$40 cash||$30 cash||$20 cash||$40 voucher||$30 voucher||$20 voucher|
|All other events||$15 cash||$10 cash||$5 cash||$15 voucher||$10 voucher||$5 voucher|
Sponsorship and Donations
These competitions are an entirely volunteer run effort. Contact us if you would like to sponsor us or make a donation to help make these events possible.