The competition will be lab vs. lab. PIs, postdocs, graduate students, undergraduates, and lab personnel are all encouraged to participate.
- "96-well freestyle": one person will have to pipette a full 96-well plate as quickly as he/she can.
- "Racking relay": at least two people (preferably three) take turns filling three pipette tip boxes.
- "Shot pipet": one person will have to shoot p200 tips into a bucket. The individual has three tries and different distances will be worth different points.
The 1st-place winner gets a trophy which he/she can hold onto until the next µlympics and is first in line for dinner.
2nd place is second in line for dinner, and 3rd is third in line for dinner.