|Events||Format||Soft Cutoff||Hard Cutoff||To Advance|
|2x2 Speedsolve||Average of 5||0:30 in 2 attempts||1:00||Top 16 to Final|
|3x3 Speedsolve||Average of 5||none||10:00||Top 24 to Round 2; Top 8 to Final|
|4x4 Speedsolve||Average of 5||1:30 in 2 attempts||4:00||Top 8 to Final|
|3x3 One-Handed||Average of 5||0:45 in 2 attempts||3:00||n/a|
|3x3 Blindfolded||Mean of 3||
12:00 cumulative cutoff for first 3 attempts
|3x3 Fewest Moves||Best of 1||n/a||1:00:00||n/a|
|Pyraminx (Tentative)||Average of 5||0:30 in 2 attempts||1:00||n/a|
|Skewb||Average of 5||0:30 in 2 attempts||1:00||n/a|
Definitions of cutoffs:
Soft: a time restraint under which a competitor must yield a result in his first two attempts. Otherwise, the competitor is not allowed further attempts.
Hard: a time restraint at which a competitor's attempt is stopped and is labeled as DNF ("Did Not Finish").