Cube Mahotsav 2018

Aug 25 - 26, 2018
Lalitpur, Nepal

Adarsha Vidya Mandir

Adarsha Vidya Mandir, Manbhawan, Lalitpur, Nepal

Common Hall, Second Floor, High School Section


Aayas [ ( +977) 9818356535 ], Srijan [ (+977) 9862981818 ], Surav [ (+977) 9866884210 ]

Aayas Dhoj Joshi, Srijan Adhikari, and Surav Krishna Shrestha
WCA Delegate
Ujjawal Pabreja
Main event
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
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The base registration fee for this competition is Rs.350 (Nepalese Rupee).

1.Register on the WCA website here. Please wait for 24-48 hours after completing your registration for it to be accepted.
2. A base fee of Rs 350 and an additional fee of Rs 50 per event will be applicable. For example. If you compete in 3 events, you pay Rs 350 base fees and 50 Rs per event fee for 3 events, so Total 350 + (3x50)= Rs 500.
3. Registration fee will be paid at the venue.
4. There will not be any registration on the spot. Online registration is mandatory to participate in the competition.
5. Registrations close on 22 August, 23:59 (Nepal Standard Time).
6. If you have registered for Cube Mahotsav 2018 and cannot attend the competition, please cancel your registration or contact the organizers before registrations close. You will not be able to participate in future competitions without paying registration fees of Cube Mahotsav 2018, if you do not cancel or contact us prior to the competition regarding your absence.

Click here to display the highlights of the competition.

Ujjawal Pabreja won with an average of 8.39 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Surav Krishna Shrestha finished second (10.75) and Avishek Prajapati finished third (13.08).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Ujjawal Pabreja 7.57 8.39 India 8.97DNF7.967.578.24
2x2x2 Cube Ujjawal Pabreja 2.03 2.96 India 2.862.792.034.213.23
4x4x4 Cube Ujjawal Pabreja 26.51 27.92 NR India 27.1228.4028.2426.5140.45
5x5x5 Cube Ujjawal Pabreja 1:13.00 1:16.87 India 1:14.981:19.771:15.861:24.611:13.00
6x6x6 Cube Ujjawal Pabreja 2:09.00 2:23.34 India 2:26.662:34.352:09.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Achyut Kayastha 2:11.73 NR DNF Nepal DNF2:13.042:11.73
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Ujjawal Pabreja 26 29.33 India 262933
3x3x3 One-Handed Ujjawal Pabreja 9.61 13.22 India 10.0019.099.6114.3915.27
Megaminx Ujjawal Pabreja 58.15 1:02.16 India 1:02.0558.151:03.791:04.371:00.65
Pyraminx Anup Adhikari 4.12 5.32 Nepal 4.916.616.684.124.45
Skewb Anup Adhikari 4.37 5.79 Nepal 6.905.
Square-1 Aniket Kanth 12.91 NR 22.90 NR Nepal 32.0513.3624.0531.2912.91
3x3x3 With Feet Abhash Rajbhandari 1:19.20 NR 2:00.59 NR Nepal DNF1:38.831:19.202:37.551:45.40
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 30 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 24 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 10 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
5x5x5 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 4:00.00
6x6x6 Cube Final Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 6:30.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3 10:00.00
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final Mo3 1 hour
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:30.00 Top 10 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Megaminx Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 3:30.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 10 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Skewb First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 10 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Square-1 Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
3x3x3 With Feet Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 4:00.00

For those of you new to cubing, WELCOME!

We wanted to let you know this event is perfectly fine for cubers of ANY age and experience. We just ask you know a couple things before coming to compete...

First, please be familiar with the WCA Regulations, found here:

Of course, those regulations contain a lot of legalese, so we have a video made specifically for new cubers, just to show them the basics of competing. This video will explain most of what any cuber competing for the first time will need to know.

If you are stoked to compete and ready to sign up, head over to the 'Registration & Payment' tab and it will guide you to the registration.


Q: Do I use my own cube to compete?
A: YES! You are responsible for your own hardware in order to compete. This means you should bring your own cube.

Q: What is the normal age of competitors at these events?
A: All ages are welcome, but in general competitors are between 10 and 20 years old. Don't let this stop you though, everyone can and should cube!

Q: How do I find results?
A: All results are posted on the WCA page within a week after the competition finishes. However, for the day of competing, go to to find information about current events. This is also where you will find information about upcoming rounds of events. Remember, the results are entered by a human so please be patient if you do not see your results immediately.

Q: Are there age divisions?
A: Nope! All competitors compete together.

Q: I want to attend, or I have friends/family who want to attend, but not compete. Do they need to pay as well?
A: No. All spectators are free to view the competition at no cost. There is payment only to compete. But in some cases, venue will be having restriction to allow spectators depending on the competition.

Q: Can I have fun at this event?
A: HECK YES! Cubing is amazing, and we sincerely hope you enjoy the competition!

If you have any further queries, please do mail the organizers & delegates.

NOTE- The tentative schedule of the competition is below. Some small changes might be made (like addition of rounds or the number of people qualifying to a round) based on actual registration count. Any such change will be clearly communicated via e-mail and announced during the competition.

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By Air

The nearest airport is Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) which is 8 kilometers away from the venue. Please contact the organizers for additional information.

By Tootle

Please download the Tootle App on your phone. It is the most convenient form of travel in Kathmandu Valley at a reasonable rate. However, please keep in mind that this option is only available if you are travelling alone.


Please ensure that you check the location of the venue on Google Maps prior to the date of the competition. If you require offline map services during your travel, please download on your phone and save an offline map of the Central Development Region.


Please book a room near the venue via, if required.

Should you require any additional assistance, feel free to contact the organizers.

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 result to beat to proceed to the second phase of a cutoff round (see Regulation 9g).


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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