Announced by Pedro Santos Guimarães on

Dear community,

We are very happy to announce the location of the next World Championship!

The World Championship 2017 will be held in Paris, France in July 2017!

The website with more information on WC 2017 will be disclosed soon. Keep an eye on the WCA website for news.

Announced by Ilkyoo Choi (최일규) on

The Asian Championship 2016 will take place on October 1 - 3, 2016 in Beijing, China. Check out the Asian Championship 2016 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Luis J. Iáñez on

The Finnish Championship 2016 will take place on November 26 - 27, 2016 in Kirkkonummi, Finland. Check out the Finnish Championship 2016 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Evan Liu on

Dương Hữu Khang won the Nha Trang Summer Open 2016 with an average of 10.48 seconds. Huynh Quoc Tai finished second (12.37) and Nguyễn Nhật Trường finished third (13.07).

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Ernesto Gutiérrez Cuba won the Lima Rubik 2016 with an average of 9.12 seconds. Pedro Alejandro Condo Tellez finished second (9.28) and Angel Anampa finished third (9.36).

World records: Juan Pablo Huanqui Megaminx 39.86 (average), Megaminx 35.18 (single).

South American records: Angelo Giovanni Licetti León Rubik's Cube 6.32 (single), Juan Pablo Huanqui Rubik's Cube 6.39 (single), Pedro Alejandro Condo Tellez 3x3 one-handed 13.11 (average).

Announced by Luis J. Iáñez on

The JRCA Kansai Fall 2016 will take place on September 25, 2016 in Kyoto, Japan. Check out the JRCA Kansai Fall 2016 website for more information and registration.

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The Japan Open 2016 will take place on October 9 - 10, 2016 in Tokyo, Japan. Check out the Japan Open 2016 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Ilkyoo Choi (최일규) on

The Ó Paí Open 2016 will take place on December 3 - 4, 2016 in Salvador, BA, Brazil. Check out the Ó Paí Open 2016 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Ilya Tsiareshka on

Jayden McNeill won the Oregon 2016 with an average of 7.99 seconds. Riley Woo finished second (8.97) and Kevin Hays finished third (9.46).

Oceanian records: Jayden McNeill 3x3 fewest moves 26.33 (average), Rubik's Clock 6.76 (single).

North American records: Kevin Hays 6x6 Cube 1:44.83 (average), 7x7 Cube 2:25.73 (single).

Announced by Ilya Tsiareshka on

Vladislav Kaminskiy won the PSU Open 2016 with an average of 9.55 seconds. Ilya Zabrodsky finished second (11.40) and Pavel Yushkevich finished third (11.54).

World records: Roman Strakhov 5x5 blindfolded 5:01.40 (single), Vladislav Ushakov 3x3 fewest moves 19 (single).

Announced by Luis J. Iáñez on

Francisco Cabral de Jesus won the Wirewood 2 2016 with an average of 11.49 seconds. Francisco Hamlin finished second (12.31) and Francisco Alonso finished third (12.71).

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The Latvian Open 2016 will take place on October 22 - 23, 2016 in Riga, Latvia. Check out the Latvian Open 2016 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Baiqiang Dong (董百强) on

Aryan Kejriwal won the KJSCE Mumbai Open 2016 with an average of 11.03 seconds. Shivam Bansal finished second (11.13) and Shantanu Awale finished third (11.46).

Announced by Ilkyoo Choi (최일규) on

The Bekasi Cube Days 2016 will take place on December 17 - 18, 2016 in Bekasi, Jawa Barat, Indonesia. Check out the Bekasi Cube Days 2016 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Rafael Werneck Cinoto on

Gustavo Penaforte Brito won the Dunas Open 2016 with an average of 11.45 seconds. Marlilson Augustinho Roberto finished second (14.44) and Matheus Jonatha Bernardo dos Santos finished third (16.07).

Announced by Evan Liu on

Robert Yau won the August Bank Holiday Competition 2016 with an average of 9.69 seconds. Ben Whitmore finished second (9.84) and Evan Liu finished third (10.21).

Announced by Pedro Santos Guimarães on

Gabriel Dechichi Barbar won the Pão de Queijo Open 2016 with an average of 9.25 seconds. Pedro Santos Guimarães finished second (11.53) and Rafael Carreiro Campos finished third (12.74).

Announced by Sébastien Auroux on

Nguyen Huu Quy won the Slovakian Open 2016 with an average of 10.65 seconds. Matěj Grohmann finished second (10.79) and Matěj Mužátko finished third (11.10).

Announced by Rafael Werneck Cinoto on

Bernardo Torres won the Mango Rubiks 2016 with an average of 11.37 seconds. Kevin Ruiz finished second (11.80) and Rafael Antonio Sanchez finished third (12.53).

Announced by Luis J. Iáñez on

Alessandro Manopulo won the The Most Serene Competition 2016 with an average of 9.91 seconds. Julian David finished second (11.44) and Simone Santarsiero finished third (11.82).

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Mats Valk won the Singapore 333 Cube Competition 2016 with an average of 7.94 seconds. Ainesh Sevellaraja finished second (10.50) and Teo Kai Xiang finished third (10.67).

Announced by Pedro Santos Guimarães on

The Athens Fall Late Night 2016 will take place on October 8, 2016 in Athens, GA, USA. Check out the Athens Fall Late Night 2016 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Pedro Santos Guimarães on

The Newport Fall 2016 will take place on October 8, 2016 in Corona Del Mar, California, USA. Check out the Newport Fall 2016 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Evan Liu on

Artem Melikian (Артем Мелікян) won the Moldavian Nationals Summer 2016 with an average of 12.30 seconds. Gennady Iliin finished second (15.46) and Ilie Nagrineac finished third (16.87).

Announced by Luis J. Iáñez on

The UK Championship 2016 will take place on November 4 - 6, 2016 in Bristol, United Kingdom. Check out the UK Championship 2016 website for more information and registration.