Like this year we are going to organize a German version of Mental Breakdown with focus on mentally challenging events in 2018. Though the location changed to Regensburg!
Date: March 4th/5th 2018
You can find all information and registration on the WCA website...
We are excited to announce a brand new committee: the WCA Communication Team (WCT).
The WCT consists of the following members:
Linus Fresz (Germany, Team Leader)
Lauren Klemz (US)
Matthew McMillan (US)
Thaynara Santana de Oliveira (Brazil)
Some internal changes have been made...
Quite frustrating results for me last weekend at Cubelonia 2016:
1 R' U' F L2 D2 R2 B2 U' B2 U2 R2 U B2 D L' U' B U' F2 U2 F' D2 L B' R' U' F
2 R' U' F L' F2 L2 B2 F2 L' D2 L D2 R2 B2 F L2 U B' R' F' L2 U' B R' U' F
3 R' U' F R2 D2 F' U2 L2 B2 D2 U2 L2 B' R2 D' R D' F' D2 B2 D2 L' D R' U' F...
Actually the ranking is quite similar, but the amount of competitions in this streak is totally different (I attached the rankings with only finals). For an example take Maria Oey: She attended 120 competitions without ever being on the podium. By only looking at (combined) final rounds for her...
This could be more interesting:
I was finally able to write a pb-streak script! :)
EDIT: I definitely believe this is much more accurate than the table before, please tell me if you can find any errors.
Here is your answer (kind of):
I enjoyed it more to look at longest streaks without podium. Look at the last row to see if it begins with the competitors' first competition.
Small note: I managed to also count competitions without finals by adding the first rounds of events. So there is a small...