Are magnetic cubes allowed in competitions?
May I use a magnetic puzzle in an official WCA competition? You are allowed to use magnetic puzzles as long as they comply with the WCA Regulations.
Are Stickerless cubes allowed?
Sorry all , stickerless cubes are not permitted if its colors are visible inside the puzzle (WCA regulation – 3h2). Speedcubing (also known as speedsolving) is the hobby involving solving a variety of twisty puzzles, the most famous being the 3x3x3 puzzle or Rubik’s Cube, as quickly as possible.
Are stickered cubes better?
However, it comes down to one’s preference. Some brands provide only stickered cubes, while others may provide both versions. But the overall performance is not impacted. If you are planning to use a single cube for a very long time, then a stickerless cube is highly recommended.
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What are the regulations for the World Cube Association?
Note: Because Article and Regulation numbers are not reassigned when Regulations are deleted, there may be gaps in numbering. 1a) A competition must include a WCA Delegate and an organization team (consisting of one or more individuals) with the following officials: judges, scramblers and score takers.
Who is the founder of the World Cube Association?
The World Cube Association governs competitions for mechanical puzzles that are operated by twisting groups of pieces, commonly known as ‘twisty puzzles’. The most famous of these puzzles is the Rubik’s Cube, invented by professor Rubik from Hungary. A selection of these puzzles are chosen as official events of the WCA.
How big of a puzzle can you use in the World Cube Association?
3a+) CLARIFICATION Competitors may use puzzles of any reasonable size, at the discretion of the WCA Delegate. 3a++) ADDITION By default, a competitor should use the same puzzle for consecutive attempts in a speed solving round. A competitor may switch puzzles between attempts, at the discretion of the judge or WCA Delegate.
Why are some countries unable to host Cube competitions?
Please note that due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many countries are currently unable to host competitions. Szkoła Postawowa nr 3 im. Elizy Orzeszkowej w Zamościu