Marathon Competition Schedule


Registration for the 2008 TopCoder Open Marathon Competition will open at 9:00 AM EST on Monday, January 14 and will close at 5:00 PM EST on Tuesday, January 29, 2008.

Online Elimination Rounds
Round Start Date and Time End Date and Time # of Participants # of Advancers
Online Round 1 Wednesday, Jan. 30
at Noon*
Wednesday, Feb. 6
at Noon*
Unlimited 300
Online Round 2 Wednesday, Feb. 13
at Noon*
Wednesday, Feb. 20
at Noon*
300 100
Online Round 3 Wednesday, Feb. 27
at Noon*
Wednesday, March 12
at Noon**
100 12
Onsite Finals
Finals Monday, May 12
at 9:00 AM***
Monday, May 12
at 5:00 PM***

Important Dates
Last day to request a visa letter March 12, 2008 at 5:00 PM**
Finalists documents due March 26, 2008 at 5:00 PM**

*Times listed in Eastern Standard Time (UTC/GMT -5).
**Times listed in Eastern Daylight Time (UTC/GMT -4).
***Times listed in Pacific Daylight Time (UTC/GMT -7).

In the event that a round must be cancelled for any reason, the round will start the following day at the same time.