The next stage will consist of three elimination rounds that will be held on:
Each contest round lasts 100 minutes. Links to the rounds are avaliable on the round names above.
The scoring model for this stage will be Grand Prix 30.
To advance to the final round in St. Petersburg, Russia, you don't have to participate in all online rounds. You will need to place within one of these groups:
*top 4 in one of three rounds among contestants who have not yet advanced to the final round;
*top 9 in the cumulative results of two out of three rounds among contestants who have not yet advanced to the final round; or
*top 4 in the cumulative results of three rounds among contestants who have not yet advanced to the final round,
All finalists, another 75 best participants of elimination stage and another 75 random participants of the elimination stage, who will solve at least one problem will get a T-shirt!
Good luck! Next stop: Saint Petersburg!
Rightful place among finalists goes to
Dear finalists! Congratulations and see you soon in St. Petersburg. I will contact you shortly on the matter of your final round participation. Please, do not ignore my emails and answer promptly =)