Announced by Rui Reis on

It is with great pleasure that we can finally announce that the World Cube Association has been recognized as a Non-Profit Organization! We have just received the Determination Letter from the Internal Revenue Service of the United States that confirms we are exempt from federal income tax under Internal Revenue Code Section 501(c)(3).

We would like to seize this moment to thank every one of you for your dedication towards our organization and our Mission through the years. It has been a long way since this journey began, but the best is yet to come!

Announced by Rui Reis on

We are informing you that the winning candidate to host the WCA World Championship 2019 is Melbourne, Australia!

We believe that their plan was the strongest among the four candidates and that their team will lead to a successful championship next year.

Thank you to the applicants from Brest, Belarus and Beijing/Guangzhou, China for their submissions. You can view all of the application documents here.

Announced by Alberto Pérez de Rada Fiol on

The WCA South American Championship 2018 will take place on December 15 - 16, 2018 in Poá, SP, Brazil. Check out the WCA South American Championship 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Ethan Pride on

The Cavite Open 2 2018 will take place on December 22, 2018 in General Trias, Philippines. Check out the Cavite Open 2 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Ethan Pride on

The Québec City 2019 will take place on February 16 - 17, 2019 in Québec City, Quebec, Canada. Check out the Québec City 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Sébastien Auroux on

Mykyta Tytar (Микита Титарь) won the Smart Cube Fest 2018 with an average of 8.24 seconds. Maksym Yeli (Максим Єлі) finished second (8.26) and Ihor Bilchenko (Ігор Більченко) finished third (8.42).

Announced by Ethan Pride on

The Shijiazhuang Winter 2018 will take place on December 16, 2018 in Shijiazhuang, Hebei, China. Check out the Shijiazhuang Winter 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Daniel Vædele Egdal on

The YJ Fest Siberia 2019 will take place on January 25 - 27, 2019 in Barnaul, Russia. Check out the YJ Fest Siberia 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Baiqiang Dong (董百强) on

Dylan Miller won the South Texas Open 2018 with an average of 7.59 seconds. Anthony Brooks finished second (8.83) and Eric Limeback finished third (9.08).

Announced by Baiqiang Dong (董百强) on

Nayan Jyoti Das won the 1st Dibrugarh Open 2018 with an average of 10.49 seconds. Shivam Kumar Dutta finished second (13.36) and Aaikham Borgohain finished third (13.47).

Announced by Ethan Pride on

The Taiyuan Winter 2018 will take place on December 22 - 23, 2018 in Taiyuan, Shanxi, China. Check out the Taiyuan Winter 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Daniel Vædele Egdal on

The CubeChella 2018 will take place on December 22, 2018 in Bermuda Dunes, California, United States. Check out the CubeChella 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Ethan Pride on

The A Cubear Con Puzzlemania 2019 will take place on January 12 - 13, 2019 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. Check out the A Cubear Con Puzzlemania 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Sam Spendla on

Jure Gregorc won the Ljubljana Open 2018 with an average of 10.58 seconds. Marcel Ručigaj finished second (10.69) and Matic Omulec finished third (11.15).

Announced by Ethan Pride on

The Almaty Winter Cube 2019 will take place on January 12 - 13, 2019 in Almaty, Kazakhstan. Check out the Almaty Winter Cube 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Ethan Pride on

The Monastir Winter Open 2018 will take place on December 23, 2018 in Monastir, Tunisia. Check out the Monastir Winter Open 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Ethan Pride on

The Tolong Diam Medan 2018 will take place on December 22 - 23, 2018 in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia. Check out the Tolong Diam Medan 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Ethan Pride on

The Mudanjiang Open 2018 will take place on December 22, 2018 in Mudanjiang, Heilongjiang, China. Check out the Mudanjiang Open 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Daniel Vædele Egdal on

The Larnaca Open 2019 will take place on January 12, 2019 in Larnaca, Cyprus. Check out the Larnaca Open 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Ethan Pride on

The Edmonton New Year 2019 will take place on January 5, 2019 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Check out the Edmonton New Year 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Sébastien Auroux on

Carlos Méndez García-Barroso won the Fuengirola Cubea 2018 with an average of 8.07 seconds. Marcos Aparicio Caro finished second (9.60) and Leonard Wetzel finished third (10.99).

Announced by Daniel Vædele Egdal on

The Elisa Kulma Open 2019 will take place on January 12 - 13, 2019 in Helsinki, Finland. Check out the Elisa Kulma Open 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Baiqiang Dong (董百强) on

Yusheng Du (杜宇生) won the Hangzhou Open 2018 with an average of 7.62 seconds. Jiayu Wang (王佳宇) finished second (7.85) and Antoine Cantin finished third (8.48).

Announced by Baiqiang Dong (董百强) on

Myagmardorj Ulziijargal (Мягмардорж) won the Umnugovi Autumn 2018 with an average of 7.74 seconds. Munkhdelger Shinekhuu finished second (8.62) and Zayabaatar Batbayr finished third (9.88).

Announced by Baiqiang Dong (董百强) on

Philipp Weyer won the Luxembourg Open 2018 with an average of 6.81 seconds. Sebastian Weyer finished second (7.30) and Mats Valk finished third (7.50).