Announced by Thaynara Santana de Oliveira on

The application period for WCA World Championship 2019 has ended. Thank you to everyone who submitted their application documents! Here are the list of the cities that applied:

Beijing or Guangzhou, China
Brest, Belarus
Melbourne, Australia

The selection team will be the Board members: Olivér Perge (process leader), Alberto Pérez de Rada Fiol, and Bob Burton.

The selection process will consist of individual evaluations of the applications, interviews with the applicants, and finally a vote by the selection team. The goal is to come to an agreement about the winning applicant, so that we can proceed with confidence that the competition will be successful and a positive experience for all who attend.

Once the selection is finalized, another announcement will be made before the end of August.

Announced by Lauren Clement on

The successful passing of the recent amendments to the Motions has established the WCA Marketing Team that is in need of a leader. The WCA Marketing Team (WMT) is an Advisory Committee of the WCA which is responsible for developing and managing the WCA Brand, seeking sponsorships, supporting the distribution of WCA Competition Gear, and marketing WCA Merchandise.

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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 Bob Burton on

The WCA Asian Championship 2018 will take place on August 17 - 19, 2018 in Taipei, Taiwan. Check out the WCA Asian Championship 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Alberto Pérez de Rada Fiol on

The CubingUSA Nationals 2018 will take place on July 27 - 29, 2018 in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. Check out the CubingUSA Nationals 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Pedro Santos Guimarães on

The WCA European Championship 2018 will take place on July 19 - 22, 2018 in Madrid, Spain. Check out the WCA European Championship 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Nitin Subramanian on

The Cube Mahotsav 2018 will take place on August 25 - 26, 2018 in Lalitpur, Nepal. Check out the Cube Mahotsav 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Niki Placskó on

The Kursk Open 2018 will take place on August 25 - 26, 2018 in Kursk, Russia. Check out the Kursk Open 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Bence Barát on

The CubeHub 2.0 Open 2018 will take place on August 18 - 19, 2018 in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Check out the CubeHub 2.0 Open 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Bence Barát on

The Botosani Cube Day 2018 will take place on September 15, 2018 in Botosani, Romania. Check out the Botosani Cube Day 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Bence Barát on

The Villavicencio Open II 2018 will take place on August 18 - 19, 2018 in Villavicencio, Colombia. Check out the Villavicencio Open II 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Bence Barát on

The LTC Kids 2018 will take place on August 18 - 19, 2018 in Lima, Peru. Check out the LTC Kids 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Nitin Subramanian on

The Berkeley Summer 2018 will take place on September 15 - 16, 2018 in Berkeley, California, United States. Check out the Berkeley Summer 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Nitin Subramanian on

The Slow N Steady Summer 2018 will take place on September 2, 2018 in College Park, Maryland, United States. Check out the Slow N Steady Summer 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Akash Rupela on

The Warm Up Sydney 2018 will take place on August 19, 2018 in Sydney, NSW, Australia. Check out the Warm Up Sydney 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Akash Rupela on

The Ibarra Open 2018 will take place on August 11, 2018 in Ibarra, Ecuador. Check out the Ibarra Open 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Niki Placskó on

The Bački Petrovac Open 2018 will take place on October 6 - 7, 2018 in Bački Petrovac, Serbia. Check out the Bački Petrovac Open 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Nitin Subramanian on

The GLS Cup IV 2018 will take place on August 18 - 19, 2018 in Gdańsk, Poland. Check out the GLS Cup IV 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Nitin Subramanian on

The No 3x3x3 Mississauga 2018 will take place on September 15, 2018 in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. Check out the No 3x3x3 Mississauga 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Niki Placskó on

The Yakima Valley Cubing Fall 2018 will take place on October 13, 2018 in Yakima, Washington, United States. Check out the Yakima Valley Cubing Fall 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Niki Placskó on

The Speedsolving Junín 2018 will take place on August 18 - 19, 2018 in Huancayo, Peru. Check out the Speedsolving Junín 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Akash Rupela on

The Festival SESC Cubo Mágico 2018 will take place on December 8 - 9, 2018 in Santos, São Paulo, Brazil. Check out the Festival SESC Cubo Mágico 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Akash Rupela on

The OSU Blind Weekend 2018 will take place on October 6 - 7, 2018 in Corvallis, Oregon, United States. Check out the OSU Blind Weekend 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Akash Rupela on

The II Barueri Open 2018 will take place on September 1 - 2, 2018 in Barueri - SP, Brazil. Check out the II Barueri Open 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Evan Liu on

Jayden McNeill won the West Coast Cubing Tour - Reno 2018 with an average of 11.40 seconds in the Square-1 event. Calvin Nielson finished second (12.15) and Tyler Howlett finished third (13.07).

World records: Max Park‎ 3x3x3 One-Handed 9.47 (average).