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 possible.
- "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 receives a trophy to keep 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.