Invitation to Apeireon'20 Code Golf Challenge

Правка en5, от Nightmare05, 2020-04-03 20:47:31

Hello guys!!

Greetings from NJACK, the Computer Science Club of IIT Patna,

We feel very excited to announce our very first edition of Apeireon , the annual coding fest of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Patna. The fest will be packed with a plethora of fun events.

I would love to thank you all for the huge participation in our Hacking Challenge and making it a grand success,

Introducing this time, Code Golf, a competitive coding event in which the aim is to solve problems while writing as short code as possible.

Imagine you are giving a coding contest and have spent the last 20 minutes on a problem and finally you submit it and it's accepted. You later find that some top-level coders have done it in less than a minute! What is their secret? Do they have a typing speed more than 20X that of a normal person? The real answer is NO, usually a high speed isn't the result of unusual typing speed, but that of super-short and elegant code. In fact, it often seems that code length is inversely related to coder strength and hence it's good to encourage the writing of short code.

Date : 6th April, 2020

Timings : 9:00pm — 11:00pm

Duration : 2 hours

Platform : HackerRank

Language : C++ only

Rule Book :

Registration :

Contest link :

Prizes :-

First : 5000/-

Second : 3000/-

Third: 2000/-

Along with a lot other exciting goodies.

For any further queries, please feel free to contact : Ankit Singh (+91-9523867146)

Lastly, I would love to introduce the problem setters for the contest to you all : DeepThought42, Sixpathsguy, Adarsh_kc, Diksha11 and baba_yaaga

For more such fun events do check our Facebook page :

Hope to cya all on the leader board!!


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en5 Английский Nightmare05 2020-04-03 20:47:31 2 Tiny change: '*Date** : 5th April, ' -> '*Date** : 6th April, '
en4 Английский Nightmare05 2020-04-03 20:36:02 2 Guys we are postponing our contest by 1 day due to clashes with the Qualification round of Google CodeJam. We don't want our participants to miss the fun of any of the events. Hope u all enjoy the contests :)
en3 Английский Nightmare05 2020-04-02 14:54:03 6 Tiny change: '*Date** : 3rd April, 20' -> '*Date** : 4th April, 20'
en2 Английский Nightmare05 2020-03-31 19:47:39 0 (published)
en1 Английский Nightmare05 2020-03-31 14:19:10 2235 Initial revision (saved to drafts)