At the German Sudoku Championships the German champion as well as the participants of the world sudoku championships (WSC) in Debrecen (Hungary) will be decided. At the preliminaries everyone can participate, but for the final round only participants with German nationality are accepted.
The championship will be held due to the following mode: At Saturday, 18th of September 2010 the preliminaries will take part between 8:00 and 24:00 on this internet pages. The participants in advance receive a password encrypted PDF file with the puzzles they have to solve. Every participant can choose on his own, when he wants to get the password. From this moment on, there are 2 hours left to solve the puzzles and enter the answer keys into the online form.
The 40 best solvers will be invited, together with winners of the four regional contests, the finalists of 2009 and the national team of 2010, to the final round at 20st of November in Augsburg. There the participants will participate at a contest of several hours where they can show their skills.
|Number of puzzles:||3|
Times and Durations
|Activation of the instructions file:||26.08.2010 00:00|
|Activation of the puzzle file:||26.08.2010 00:00|
Penalties / Additional time
|Penalty for wrong solution:||5|
|Mode for additional time:||The for the participant optimal hand over will be counted.|
|Maximal additional time:||5 minutes|
|Formular for time penalties:|
|Thereby t stands for the number of started seconds. The so calculated penalty points will be rounded up.|
|The following graphics clarifies this formular:|