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Sep 29, 2017

APL Code Golf Competition

Optima Systems

Dyalog Ltd and Optima Systems are co-hosting a *Code Golf Tournament.

Launching on 1 October, the tournament will test your code golfing skills – prizes are available for those who can strip their code back to the bare minumum.

For the rules of the tournament and to enter, go to

The tournament runs until Sunday 22 October at 17:00:00 GMT. Winners will be announced and solutions discussed in our next webinar (Thursday 26 October).

Further Code Golf Fun!

If you find yourself bitten by the code golf bug and want to play some more, try the following:



*Code golf is a type of recreational computer programming competition in which participants strive to achieve the shortest possible source code that implements a certain algorithm (Wikipedia).