An interview with tourist

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

Dedication and competitive spirit brought me here.

What is your best strategy for solving tough algorithm problems?

Find the easiest instance I can't solve & solve it & repeat.

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

Texas must be fun to see!

Tell us what achievement you are the most proud of.

Advancing to TCO 2018 Marathon.

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

Nothing, I usually leave these empty.

Offline, what is your favorite thing to do?

Err… offline?

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How do you feel about the TCO18 Finals?


How do you feel when you win a Topcoder challenge?


What is your spirit animal?


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