SSL Final Stockholm 2019
This is the final competition which will be a part of the Swedish Speedcubing League 2019. The competition will be held on the 7-8 of December in Trångsund, Stockholm. More information about the competition can be found below.
- Events: All WCA events
- Date: December 7-8, 2019
- City: Trångsund, Stockholm, Sweden
- Venue: Östra Gymnasiet
- Details: The canteen area of the school
- Adress: Kvartettvägen 2-6, 142 63 Trångsund
- Organisers: Daniel Wallin, Elvin Thorsen, Joel Lundström, Marcus Moberg
- WCA Delegate: Daniel Wallin
- Entry fee: 200 SEK
- Contact: See https://www.worldcubeassociation.org/competitions/SSLFinalStockholm2019
Registration and Payment
Registration: Registration is made through the WCA website which can be found here: https://www.worldcubeassociation.org/competitions/SSLFinalStockholm2019 There is a limit of competitors which has been set to 110 due to venue constraints. Registration will close on the 28th of November 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 who has completed the registration will be notified.
Payment: The entry fee is set to 200 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
Sleeping in the venue is possible from Friday night to Sunday morning, free of charge. To do this, you must fill out this form so we know how many to expect: Form Note that there is no kitchen available in the venue, nor are there any showers. More information will follow shortly.
There are many hotels and hostels in central Stockholm - commuting to the venue by public transport takes about 25 minutes (train from T-centralen to Skogås, walk 700 meters). There are always deals on https://www.hotels.com or www.booking.com.
There are multiple pizzerias, a sushi bar and an ICA Supermarket located in Skogås Centrum about 700 meters from the venue (see https://www.skogascentrum.se/)
There are also places to eat in Trångsunds Centrum, right by the trainstation, including a pizzeria, a subway, a cafe and a sushi (see https://www.trangsundcentrum.se)
Östra Gymnasiet is located between Trångsund and Skogås in the southern suburbs of Stockholm.
So, first and foremost, you need to get to Stockholm. There are multiple options: train (https://www.sj.se), buses (https://www.nettbuss.se or https://www.flixbus.se), airplanes (https://www.sas.se or https://www.norwegian.se) or even boats from Finland (https://www.tallinksilja.se or https://www.vikingline.se ). You can also take the car, see further info below.
By commuter train/pendeltåg: Easiest way to get to Östra Gymnasiet is using SL - Pendeltåg, the closest station is Skogås (700 meters) and walk from there. You can also catch bus 831 from either Trångsund (direction Länna Handelsplats) or Skogås (direction Farsta Centrum) and get off att Edsboskolan.
By subway/bus: You could also take the subway to Farsta Centrum (Green line, going south) and catch bus 831 from there towards Länna Handelsplats, get off at Edsboskolan.
For time tables and route planning check out: https://sl.se
By car: take the 73 (aka Nynäsvägen) and get off at Skogås, go straight through the roundabout and take a left at the Ingo petrol station, go past Skogåsstation and turn right underneath the railway, Östra Gymnasiet is just on the left on the other side.
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 tutorials before 2x2 on Saturday.
The Swedish Speedcubing League 2019 is sponsored by Cuboss! Cuboss is a swedish online store selling speedcubes and other related products. Cuboss will sponsor with gift-cards to be used their shop for to the highest ranked competitors in the different SSL categories.
Information about prizes for this competition will be added soon.