Competitions

Since 2010, the Princeton Cube Club has been holding annual competitions, bringing in cubers from all around the East Coast.

Upcoming Competitions

Princeton Fall 2017

September 23, 2017 at Frist MPR.

See the competition page for official information and registration.

This competition is approved and officially on the WCA page. Details below. Poster and t-shirt designs are now available!

Registration opens on Thursday, August 3, 2017, 8:00 PM EDT. There is a 100 competitor limit. The cost is $25 flat fee. The fee is waived for all Princeton students. Please register promptly. Space may run out within 24 hours.

Countdown clock until registration opens:

Events: 2x2 3x3 4x4 OH Pyraminx Skewb Square-1
Soft cutoff: - - 1:10 0:40 0:20 0:20 0:40
Hard cutoff: - - 2:00 1:00 0:40 0:40 1:00

Soft cutoff means that at least 1 of the first 2 solves must be below the specified time in order to complete the last 3 solves. Hard cutoff means that if any solve exceeds the specified time, the solve is stopped and recorded as a DNF.


Schedule: Event:
7:30-9:00 Setup/Registration
9:00-10:00 4x4 Round 1
10:00-11:00 OH Round 1
11:00-12:00 2x2 Round 1
12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00-2:30 3x3 Round 1
2:30-3:10 Square-1 Combined Final
3:10-3:40 3x3 Round 2
3:40-4:20 Skewb Combined Final
4:20-5:00 Pyraminx Combined Final
5:00-5:20 4x4 Final
5:20-5:40 OH Final
5:40-6:00 2x2 Final
6:00-6:30 3x3 Final
6:30-6:40 Awards

Schedule is subject to change, depending on the flow of events. The 3x3 final round is planned to be a head-to-head format.

Posters are free for all competitors, 1 per competitor. Extra posters are $4 each.

T-shirts are $15 each; plans for a preorder sale are: $10 if you place your order by August 18 (subject to change).

Past Competitions

Princeton Winter 2016

February 6, 2016 in Frist MPR

See the competition page for more information.

Princeton Winter 2014

February 15, 2014 in Frist MPR

See the competition page for more information.

Princeton Spring 2013

March 30, 2012 in Frist MPR

See the competition page for more information.

Princeton Fall 2012

September 22, 2012 in Richardson Auditorium

See the competition page for more information.

Princeton Fall 2011

September 24, 2011 in Richardson Auditorium

See the competition page for more information.

Princeton Fall 2010

November 6, 2010 in Richardson Auditorium

This was the first official WCA competition on Princeton campus. The following members from the Princeton Cube Club competed: Alan Chang (1st in Fewest Moves), Shotaro Makisumi (5th in 3x3 Speedsolve), Jennifer Tang, and Lillian Zhou. See the Competition page and finalized results for more information.