I’m an undergraduate freshman based in Cambridge, Massachesetts. I love algorithms, programming, poems, painting, debate, outdoor sports and whatever feels right and exciting for me.
Competitive programming is a sport, just like running. Online speed-coding contests are especially exciting. You have to prepare and be ready to finish reading a problem and typing a 50-line program in 2-3 minutes in order to beat your opponents. Your heart beats faster when you wait in front of your computer, staring at the countdown. It has a synchronized scoreboard. You can also hack other people's codes to win points!!! read more