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A Behind-The-Scenes With Contest Admin Alei Reyes

For a while now Alei Reyes has been the contest admin for the CodeChef Long Challenges. The 7-star coder has been key to the contest, and we’re always glad to have him with us. Recently, Alei shared what goes on behind the scenes during a contest for the problems of the March Long Challenge. Enjoy the blog written in his words!  Here’s a look at what went on behind the scenes for the contest. This month the number of proposals of...

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March Starters 2021 | A Contest Full Of Promise

The second edition of Starters was hosted this Sunday (i.e 28th March) and the competition was a way for us to end the month on a high. With some amazing displays of skill from our budding coders, it was a pretty great contest. Here’s a little recap to help you relive that electric energy.  An Exciting Platter Of Problems The Division Three players were given 7 problems to solve in the 3 hours. All the coders undoubtedly brought...

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Round-Up of The 2020 Long Challenges.

We have to admit that 2020 was a rather chaotic year. But even with a global pandemic, the CodeChef Long Challenges were a safe space for all of us. The ten days always promised us short bursts of excitement in what was a long year. So, as our gift to you, we have prepared a player’s round-up for the Long Challenges of 2020, enjoy!  rns_5 Won Big!  rns_5 was the undisputed ruler of this year’s Long Challenges. With 3 first-place...