Announced by Baiqiang Dong (董百强) on

Kaijun Lin (林恺俊) won the Wuxi Try to Get a Mean 2018 with a single solve of 18.92 seconds in the 3x3x3 Blindfolded event. Shenghai Fang (方胜海) finished second (31.74) and Yiwei Liu (刘伊玮) finished third (32.27).

Announced by Baiqiang Dong (董百强) on

Rifa Octavian Himawan won the Tangerang Open 2018 with an average of 10.47 seconds. Muhammad Rafly finished second (10.62) and Hafizh Dary Faridhan Hudoyo finished third (10.69).

Announced by Baiqiang Dong (董百强) on

Tomoya Firman won the Adelaide Winter 2018 with an average of 8.58 seconds. Ryan Driscoll finished second (9.32) and Lin Lai (赖林) finished third (11.00).

Announced by Baiqiang Dong (董百强) on

Max Park won the West Coast Cubing Tour - Fresno 2018 with an average of 6.60 seconds. Christopher Yen finished second (7.05) and Patrick Ponce finished third (7.16).

World records: Max Park‎ 7x7x7 Cube 1:47.89 (single), 7x7x7 Cube 1:57.10 (average).

Oceanian records: Feliks Zemdegs‎ 7x7x7 Cube 2:00.04 (single), 7x7x7 Cube 2:06.76 (average), 3x3x3 One-Handed 10.06 (average), Megaminx 40.95 (average).

Announced by Baiqiang Dong (董百强) on

Mulun Yin (阴目仑) won the Linfen Open 2018 with an average of 7.65 seconds. Zixi Yan (严子希) finished second (10.07) and Xinrui Li (李昕蕊) finished third (11.71).

Announced by Leon Schmidtchen on

The Philippine Championship 2018 will take place on September 28 - 30, 2018 in Quezon City, Philippines. Check out the Philippine Championship 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Jacob Ambrose on

Nicolás Sánchez won the GA Cubers Summer Blast 2018 with an average of 7.67 seconds. Jared Stinson finished second (8.98) and Sean Hartman finished third (9.02).

Announced by Jacob Ambrose on

Ivan Li Ka Leong (李嘉亮) won the Kansai Summer 2018 with an average of 8.29 seconds. Hitoki Kidahashi (木田桥仁毅) finished second (8.75) and Taisho Hayashi (林大翔) finished third (9.93).

Announced by Baiqiang Dong (董百强) on

Ganghui Lin (林刚辉) won the Zhangzhou Open 2018 with an average of 9.02 seconds. Mulun Yin (阴目仑) finished second (9.42) and Jiekang Pan (潘杰康) finished third (9.92).

Announced by Baiqiang Dong (董百强) on

Jiayu Wang (王佳宇) won the Nanchang Medium & Small Cubes 2018 with an average of 7.68 seconds. Yusheng Du (杜宇生) finished second (8.44) and Ruohan Qiu (邱若寒) finished third (10.24).

Announced by Niki Placskó on

The Caarn Ahmedabad Cube Open 2018 will take place on August 25, 2018 in Ahmedabad, India. Check out the Caarn Ahmedabad Cube Open 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Bence Barát on

The Brugge Open 2018 will take place on November 17 - 18, 2018 in Brugge, Belgium. Check out the Brugge Open 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Nitin Subramanian on

The Italian Open 2018 will take place on September 8 - 9, 2018 in Gessate, Italy. Check out the Italian Open 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Bence Barát on

The Meppel Open 2018 will take place on November 10, 2018 in Meppel, Netherlands. Check out the Meppel Open 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Rafael Werneck de Andrade Cinoto on

Vicenzo Guerino Cecchini won the Dia da Modalidade Skewb 2018 with an average of 4.21 seconds in the Skewb event. Davi de Andrade Iácono finished second (4.41) and Gabriel Brasil Lima finished third (6.24).

Announced by Sam Spendla on

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

Announced by Nitin Subramanian on

The Sala Summer Blind 2018 will take place on August 11, 2018 in Sala, Sweden. Check out the Sala Summer Blind 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Bence Barát on

The Manchester Open 2019 will take place on February 16 - 17, 2019 in Manchester, United Kingdom. Check out the Manchester Open 2019 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Marco Belotti on

The Tajikistan Open 2018 will take place on August 14, 2018 in Khujand, Sughd, Tajikistan. Check out the Tajikistan Open 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Daniel Vædele Egdal on

The Campeonato Interescolar JC 2018 will take place on August 11, 2018 in João Câmara, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil. Check out the Campeonato Interescolar JC 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Pedro Santos Guimarães on

Mykyta Tytar (Микита Титарь) won the White City Cubing 2018 with an average of 9.05 seconds. Lev Holub (Лев Голуб) finished second (9.51) and Nikita Kovalchuk (Нікіта Ковальчук) finished third (9.70).

Announced by Evan Liu on

Patrick Ponce won the Brooklyn 2018 with an average of 6.77 seconds. Daniel Rose-Levine finished second (8.03) and Daniel Karnaukh finished third (8.75).

Announced by Evan Liu on

Rodrigo Paz Vaca won the Bolivia Nationals 2018 with an average of 8.56 seconds. Adhemar Mizushima finished second (9.09) and Andrés Muñoz Valverde finished third (11.50).

Announced by Sébastien Auroux on

Alaik Bhatia won the Phoenix Cube Championship 2018 with an average of 8.78 seconds. Akash Rupela finished second (9.09) and Aamir Saifee finished third (9.90).

Announced by Lucas Garron on

When TNoodle-WCA-0.13.4 was released last week, we announced that TNoodle-WCA-0.13.3 would briefly remain an officially permitted version. Since a week has passed, TNoodle-WCA-0.13.3 is now officially retired, leaving TNoodle-WCA-0.13.4 as the only official scramble program.

Please see last week's TNoodle-WCA-0.13.4 announcement for details.

Please remember that official competitions must use a current version of the official scramble program. This is always available from:
https://www.worldcubeassociation.org/regulations/scrambles/