Announced by Jacob Ambrose on

Udmurtia Open 2019 will take place on August 10 - 11, 2019 in Izhevsk, Udmurt Republic, Russia. Check out the Udmurtia Open 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Jacob Ambrose on

Danniel Andrés Orellana Alvarado won Destino Maya Honduras 2019 with an average of 15.24 seconds. Luis David Hernández Mejía finished second (15.33) and Dorian Ernesto Rosales Rodriguez finished third (17.44).

Announced by Jacob Ambrose on

Stanley Chapel won Warm Up Canberra 2019 with an average of 8.06 seconds. Jayden McNeill finished second (8.26) and Daniel Wallin finished third (8.42).

World records: Stanley Chapel‎ 5x5x5 Blindfolded 3:23.92 (average).

Announced by Henrik Buus Aagaard on

UPM Open 2019 will take place on September 21 - 22, 2019 in Madrid, Spain. Check out the UPM Open 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Rui Reis on

Olivér Perge’s term as a member of the Board of Directors of the WCA has come to an end on July 1st. We want to thank Olivér for the amazing things he has done, the milestones he achieved and the steps he paved for the future of the WCA. We wish him all the best in his future activities!

In the meantime, an anonymous election took place among the WCA Delegates, Team/Committee Leaders and Senior Members in accordance with Motion 05.2019.1.

The WCA received the applications of Jacob Ambrose and Ethan Pride.

We are happy to announce that the results of the election promoted Ethan Pride as a new member of the WCA Board of Directors!

These changes have become effective immediately.

Jacob’s and Ethan’s applications can be viewed here.

Announced by Pedro Santos Guimarães on

Luke Jankowiak won Downtown Vancouver Summer 2019 with an average of 8.22 seconds. Ethan Rusnak finished second (8.86) and Kenny Zhong finished third (9.14).

Announced by Daniel Vædele Egdal on

Road to IC - Bologna 2019 will take place on September 21 - 22, 2019 in Castenaso, Bologna, Italy. Check out the Road to IC - Bologna 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Daniel Vædele Egdal on

Road to IC - Milano 2019 will take place on October 19 - 20, 2019 in Milan, Italy. Check out the Road to IC - Milano 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Daniel Vædele Egdal on

Road to IC - Montecatini 2019 will take place on October 5, 2019 in Montecatini Terme, Italy. Check out the Road to IC - Montecatini 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Daniel Vædele Egdal on

Road to IC - Monterotondo 2019 will take place on September 7 - 8, 2019 in Monterotondo, Italy. Check out the Road to IC - Monterotondo 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Daniel James on

Sheng Cao (曹晟) won Shijiazhuang Open 2019 with an average of 8.46 seconds. Jimeng Guo (郭冀蒙) finished second (9.06) and Yang Li (李扬) finished third (9.58).

Announced by Alexander Cohen on

Breaking Records Huancayo 2019 will take place on August 3, 2019 in Huancayo, Peru. Check out the Breaking Records Huancayo 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Alexander Cohen on

Swisscubing Cup V 2019 will take place on October 19 - 20, 2019 in Schaffhausen, Switzerland. Check out the Swisscubing Cup V 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Rui Reis on

The WCA Regulations Committee (WRC) is looking for about 5 new members. Interested community members of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. The applications are open to everyone; it’s not a requirement to hold a current position in the WCA to be considered.

What does the WRC do?

  • Update and improve the WCA Regulations. (See our public issue tracker.)
  • Read competition reports and respond to incidents.
  • Engage with the WCA community for feedback about the Regulations.
  • Address any issues and inquiries related to the Regulations.

The priority application period is open for candidates to submit their candidacy document from now until July 21st, 2019, 23:59 UTC privately to Lucas Garron (lgarron@worldcubeassociation.org). All applications received during the priority application period will receive equal consideration, with a decision by August 5.

Additional applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until September 30, 2019 (23:59 UTC).

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Announced by Rui Reis on

There will be an appointment of a new WCA Ethics Committee Leader, as Walker Welch recently stepped down as the Leader of the WCA Ethics Committee. We would like to thank Walker the work he has done leading the Committee. In the interim period, the WCA Board will lead the Committee.

Candidates are expected to fulfill their terms (24 months) and to spend at least 6 hours per week on average to work for the Committee. The qualities expected of candidates are:

  • Clear background
  • Trustworthiness
  • Independence
  • Accountability

The application period is opened for candidates to submit their candidacy documents until July 23rd, 2019, 23:59 UTC privately to the WCA Board (board@worldcubeassociation.org).

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Announced by Baiqiang Dong (董百强) on

Juliette Sébastien won Swisscubing Cup III 2019 with an average of 7.77 seconds. Alexandre Carlier finished second (7.88) and János Bereczki finished third (8.82).

Announced by Cendy Cahyo Rahmat on

Tee Kai Yang won NTU Open 2019 with an average of 7.63 seconds. Ng Jia Quan finished second (8.90) and Isaac Wong Chang Man finished third (8.91).

Announced by Baiqiang Dong (董百强) on

Yezhen Han (韩业臻) won Shenyang Open 2019 with an average of 8.50 seconds. Weihao Kong (孔维浩) finished second (9.29) and Yuxuan Song (宋宇轩) finished third (10.28).

Announced by Baiqiang Dong (董百强) on

Alejandro Daniel Salceda Corvera won Side Events Puebla 2019 with an average of 8.72 seconds. Angel Armando Jaime Sánchez finished second (8.83) and Diego Brizuela Crespo finished third (9.07).

Announced by Henry Savich on

Spokane Summer 2019 will take place on September 7, 2019 in Spokane, Washington, United States. Check out the Spokane Summer 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Henry Savich on

Horse City 2019 will take place on August 3 - 4, 2019 in Konotop, Ukraine. Check out the Horse City 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Daniel Vædele Egdal on

3x3 Only Minnesota 2019 will take place on August 24, 2019 in Plymouth, Minnesota, United States. Check out the 3x3 Only Minnesota 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Daniel Vædele Egdal on

Bursa Summer 2019 will take place on August 17 - 18, 2019 in Bursa, Turkey. Check out the Bursa Summer 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Ethan Pride on

Urnieta Open 2019 will take place on August 3 - 4, 2019 in Urnieta, Guipúzcoa, Spain. Check out the Urnieta Open 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Jacob Ambrose on

Results of Richmond Hill Summer 2019 are now available.