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Pix Programming Challenge UK
Join the great coding adventure!

About the competition

Pix Programming Challenge is a countrywide coding competition intended for children and teens spanning from 6 to 18. Its uniqueness lies in its accessibility. It is fully carried out via desktop application – PixBlocks.

Contest participants will solve programming tasks that are geared towards different age groups. For the youngest – tasks in the field of block-based programming. For older participants – tasks in the field of text programming in Python language. The competition consists of three stages: Eliminations, Semi-Finals and Finals.

Anyone who is enrolled in primary or secondary school can take part in the competition. Both participation in the competition and the application are free of charge.

Contest’s organiser is PixBlocks company.

About the competition

Pix Programming Challenge is a countrywide coding competition intended for children and teens spanning from 6 to 18. Its uniqueness lies in its accessibility. It is fully carried out via desktop application – PixBlocks.

Contest participants will solve programming tasks that are geared towards different age groups. For the youngest – tasks in the field of block-based programming. For older participants – tasks in the field of text programming in Python language. The competition consists of two stages: Eliminations and Finals.

Anyone who is enrolled in primary or secondary school can take part in the competition. Both participation in the competition and the application are free of charge.

Contest’s organiser is PixBlocks company.

Grand prizes

1st place winners of every competition age group will be awarded with gaming peripherals bundle provided by Razer. It consists of: Huntsman Elite mechanical keyboard, Viper Ultimate wireless mouse and Nommo Chroma 2.0 speakers. Furthermore, there are prizes provided for 2nd and 3rd place winners and a special prize for one teacher as well. See the full list.

Grand prizes

1st place winners of every competition age group will be awarded with gaming peripherals bundle provided by Razer. It consists of: Huntsman Elite mechanical keyboard, Viper Ultimate wireless mouse and Nommo Chroma 2.0 speakers. Furthermore, there are prizes provided for 2nd and 3rd place winners and a special prize for one teacher as well. See the full list.

What is PixBlocks?

The Pix Programming Challenge is carried out remotely via the desktop app, PixBlocks. The app allows contestants to participate no matter where they are – at school or at home.

But the Pix Programming Challenge is not the app’s only purpose; the app is intended to provide complete programming courses, from beginner to advanced levels.

We strongly recommend it’s use as a study aid to prepare for the competition.

Learn more about PixBlocks: www.pixblocks.com

What is PixBlocks?

The Pix Programming Challenge is carried out remotely via the desktop app, PixBlocks. The app allows contestants to participate no matter where they are – at school or at home.

But the Pix Programming Challenge is not the app’s only purpose; the app is intended to provide complete programming courses, from beginner to advanced levels.

We strongly recommend it’s use as a study aid to prepare for the competition.

Learn more about PixBlocks: www.pixblocks.com

Past events

December 2019, Poland

May 2019, Poland

Past events

December 2019, Poland

May 2019, Poland

Age groups

ROOKIE

Birth year:
from 2013 to 2009

SKILLED

Birth year:
from 2008 to 2004

MASTER

Birth year:
from 2003 to 1999
Pix Programming Challenge UK

REGISTRATION

from January 1st, 2020 to June 14th, 2020 (10:59pm)

PRE-COMPETITION TASKS

from January 1st 2020 to June 7th, 2020 (10:59pm)

ELIMINATIONS

from June 8nd, 2020 (08:00am) to June 14th, 2020 (08:00pm)

RESULTS OF ELIMINATIONS

on pixchallenge.org

June 16th, 2020 (3:00pm)

FINALS

June 20th, 2020 (08:00am - 02:00pm)

RESULTS OF FINALS

on pixchallenge.org

June 23th, 2020 (3:00pm)
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