Internet Problem Solving Contest


This document will guide you in the process of joining IPSC 2013. Follow all the steps carefully.

1. Read the IPSC rules

Find out what the contest is all about: read the IPSC 2013 Rules.

2. Find a team (Optional)

A team may consist of up to three people. Alternately, you may wish to take part as an individual. (We even have a separate ranklist for individuals!)

3. Register for the contest

Registration starts on May 11, 2013.

Deadline for the registration is 8 June 2013, 15:00 UTC (i.e. you may even register during the contest). However, we recommend that you should register before 8 June 2013, 9:00 UTC and take part in the practice session.

4. Send us a postcard (Optional)

If you want to make us happy, send us a nice postcard (see "Postcard Quest" on the front page).

5. Take part in the practice session (Optional)

The practice session will take place from 7 June 2013, 8:00 UTC to 8 June 2013, 9:00 UTC. During the practice session you will have the opportunity to get used to our contest environment. Taking part in the practice session is recommended as it will save some of your time during the contest.

5. Enjoy the contest

The actual contest will take place from 8 June 2013, 10:00 UTC to 8 June 2013, 15:00 UTC. (Click the links to find out your local time.)