Andy Tsao won the Berkeley Spring competition 2009 with an average of 11.90 seconds. Leyan Lo finished second (12.69) and Dan Dzoan finished third (13.24).
Australian records: Dene Beardsley 4x4 1:05.42 (average), 5x5 1:37.78 (single) 1:43.80 (average), Square-1 23.97 (average).
Jimmy Coll won the Barcelona Open 2009 with an average of 13.37 seconds. Alejandro Aguado Barahona finished second (14.52) and David Calvo Vivas finished third (14.87).
World records: Jimmy Coll 3x3 Fewest moves 22 moves.
South American records: Gabriel Eduardo Núñez Serna Clock 25.15 (average).
Eric Limeback won the Motor City Open 2009 with an average of 12.69 seconds. Jim Mertens finished second (14.92) and Sarah Strong finished third (16.34).
African records: Emile Compion 3x3 13.50 (single) 15.52 (average), 4x4 1:02.94 (single) 1:17.20 (average), 5x5 1:31.61 (single) 1:47.64 (average), 2x2 3.77 (single) 5.25 (average), 3x3 One-handed 22.15 (single), Square-1 36.04 (average), 7x7 6:02.18 (single) 6:11.34 (average).
Erik Akkersdijk won the Danish Open 2009 with an average of 12.26 seconds. Gunnar Krig finished second (13.51) and Daniel Lundwall finished third (15.34).
World records: Erik Akkersdijk 5x5 1:13.22 (single), Megaminx 1:04.34 (average).
European records: Erik Akkersdijk 5x5 1:19.56 (average), Megaminx 59.78 (single).