SSL 1 Åkers Styckebruk 2019
March 9-10, 2019

The first competition which will be a part of the Swedish Speedcubing League 2019 will be held on the 9-10 of March in Åkers Styckebruk. More information about the competition can be found below.

General Information

  • Events: 2x2-4x4, 3x3-5x5 BLD, 3x3 OH, 3x3 with Feet, 3x3 Multi-BLD, Megaminx, Pyraminx, Clock, Skewb, Square-1,
  • Date:March 9-10, 2019
  • City: Åkers Styckebruk, Sweden
  • Venue: Folkets Hus
  • Details: More details about the venue will be added later.
  • Adress: Torget 1, 64752 Åkers Styckebruk
  • Organisers: Sebastian Alanen and Daniel Wallin
  • WCA Delegate: Daniel Wallin
  • Entry fee: 100 SEK
  • Contact: sebastian.alanen00@gmail.com

Registration and Payment

Registration: Registration is made through the WCA website which can be found here: https://www.worldcubeassociation.org/competitions/SSL1AkersStyckebruk2019 There is a limit of competitors which has been set to 70 due to venue constraints. Registration will close on the 5th of March, but might fill up quicker than that. Then, all further registrations will be placed on a waiting list. When someone contact us and tells that they will not be able to compete, the first person will be notified. They will then have to transfer the entry fee so that their registration can be accepted.

Payment: The entry fee is set to 100 SEK. This fee must be transferred in advance by all competitors. We will use the WCA payment system so payments and registration will happen on the same page. Your regisration will not be accepted before we have recieved the entry fee. If payment through the WCA payment system isn´t possible, please contact the organisation team using the contact information found on this page.

Accomodation and Food

It will be possible to sleep in or very close to the venue for free from Friday to Sunday. It is free of charge, but we would like you to book a spot. You book by sending an email to "sebastian.alanen00@gmail.com". Please include in the email: the name of the participant, any guests who also plan to stay overnight, and which nights you will stay. Remember to bring your sleeping mat and sleeping bag, as we will sleep on the floor!

If you fancy some other accomodation than sleeping on the floor, feel free to check on other sites, such as: www.booking.com

There are two pizzerias in Åkers Styckebruk. Åkers pizzeria, located about 150 meters from the venue, and Karas pizzeria, located about 1 kilometer from the venue.

There is also a grocery store about 600 meters from the venue.

Travel

Adress: Torget 1, 64752 Åkers Styckebruk (Folkets Hus)

Car: You reach Åkers Styckebruk from the E20 road. You turn off towards Åkers Styckebruk at Läggesta or Biskopskvarn. When you arrive in Åkers Styckebruk you drive straight ahead on Bruksvägen until you reach a square. That's where Folkets Hus is located.

Public transport: Take the train to Läggesta station, and then take bus 306 towards Åker. Get off at a bus stop called "Stiftelsen". Folkets hus is right there on the other side of the road. The easiest way to buy your ticket is directly at https://www.sj.se, it will include both the train and bus ticket if you enter "Åkers Styckebruk" in the destination field. Information about the local bus can be found at: https://www.sormlandstrafiken.se. You can also download an app called "Sörmlandstrafiken", which you can also use to buy bus tickets. https://www.resrobot.se can also be used to find public transport travel plans, also here "Stiftelsen" should be entered as your destination.

Schedule

The preliminary schedule for the competion can be found here: https://www.worldcubeassociation.org/competitions/SSL1AkersStyckebruk2019#competition-schedule

New Competitors

If this is your first competition, welcome! There should not be much to worry about at all, but if you want to understand the competition procedure before the competition, feel free to watch this short video which explains it in a very clear way. Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dPL3eV-A0ww This document is also a good read since it shows most of the things which a competitor needs to know: https://www.worldcubeassociation.org/files/WCA_Competition_Tutorial.pdf The procedure may vary from competition to competition but we will cover those things at the competition during the competitor tutorial before 2x2x2 on Saturday.

Sponsors

More information about the sponsors of the Swedish Speedcubing League 2019 will be added here shortly! 

Contact

If you have any further questions about the competition, feel free to contact the organisers thorugh email. 

Sebastian: sebastian.alanen00@gmail.com