An interview with marek.cygan

Read about our TCO18 Finalists.
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How did you get to where you are today in the programming world?

Pressure and time.

What is your best strategy for solving tough marathon problems?

Start early and iterate.

What are you most looking forward to for the TCO Finals?

Competition and fun.

Tell us what achievement you are the most proud of.

My family.

If you wrote your own coder profile, what would it say?

Long time competitor.

Offline, what is your favorite thing to do?

Sport activities.

We asked the Finalists to use emojis in response to the following questions.

How do you feel about the TCO18 Finals?


How do you feel when you win a Topcoder challenge?


What is your spirit animal?


What's the weather like at your house right now?

What are your hobbies?




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