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The Safe Haven competition 2009 will take place on June 20, 2009 in Milford, Pennsylvania, USA. Check out the Safe Haven 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Captain's Cove competition 2009 will take place on May 23, 2009 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA. Check out the Captain's Cove 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Carnegie Mellon Spring 2009 will take place on May 2, 2009 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. Check out the Carnegie Mellon Spring 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Minnesota Open 2009 will take place on July 11, 2009 in Rochester, Minnesota, USA. Check out the Minnesota Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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Pedro Santos Guimarães won the Santiago Open 2009 with an average of 15.32 seconds. Carlos Matías Ramart Ramírez finished second (15.60) and Francisco Javier Lemes Sáez finished third (17.05).
South American records: Matias Macaya 4x4 59.80 (single), 5x5 1:50.02 (single) 1:58.24 (average), 7x7 7:13.98 (average), Magic 1.08 (single) 1.18 (average), Pedro Santos Guimarães 4x4 1:08.90 (average), 3x3 One-handed 20.56 (single) 23.47 (average), Megaminx 1:25.18 (single), Square-1 19.21 (single), José Garrido 2x2 4.28 (single) 5.76 (average), Sebastián Pino Castillo Square-1 29.55 (average).

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Dan Cohen won the Ohio Open 2009 with an average of 13.18 seconds. Jason Baum finished second (13.71) and Jim Mertens finished third (15.34).
World records: Dan Cohen 6x6 2:23.63 (single).
North American records: Dan Cohen 4x4 48.53 (average), Square-1 14.22 (single), Megaminx 1:36.02 (average), 6x6 2:39.39 (average), 7x7 3:54.94 (single) 4:07.21 (average).
Australian records: Dene Beardsley 4x4 58.19 (single) 1:07.62 (average), 3x3 feet 1:35.80 (single) 2:01.88 (average), Pyraminx 16.91 (single) 27.44 (average), 6x6 3:16.94 (single) 3:37.09 (average), 7x7 4:48.71 (single) 4:57.93 (average).

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The San Diego Open 2009 will take place on May 23, 2009 in San Diego, California, USA. Check out the San Diego Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Beijing Metropolis Open 2009 will take place on May 2, 2009 in Beijing, China. Check out the Beijing Metropolis Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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Yumu Tabuchi won the Osaka Open 2009 with an average of 10.83 seconds. Takumi Yoshida finished second (12.22) and Yohei Oka finished third (12.45).
World records: Yumu Tabuchi 3x3 10.83 (average), Yu Nakajima 7x7 3:47.36 (single) 4:01.73 (average).
Asian records: Syuhei Omura 4x4 48.01 (average), Yu Nakajima 6x6 2:48.94 (single) 3:03.72 (average), Megaminx 1:08.70 (average).

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Deepthi Rathakrishnan won the Dubai Open 2009 with an average of 47.59 seconds. Mohammad Forootani finished second (66.43) and Paul Martin De Leon finished third (70.95).

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The UK Masters 2009 will take place on July 11/12, 2009 in Swindon, United Kingdom. Check out the UK Masters 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Rizal Open 2009 will take place on May 7/8, 2009 in Cainta City, Rizal, Philippines. Check out the Rizal Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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Jason Baum won the Chattahoochee Spring competition 2009 with an average of 12.21 seconds. Andrew Kang finished second (12.50) and Chris Hardwick finished third (15.32).
World records: Chris Hardwick 4x4 Blindfolded 4:46.19.
North American records: Brian Loftus 3x3 One-handed 19.33 (average).

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Dan Cohen won the UPenn Spring competition 2009 with an average of 13.45 seconds. Patrick Jameson finished second (14.47) and John-Michael Clay finished third (15.01).
World records: Dan Cohen 5x5 1:16.75 (average).
North American records: Dan Cohen 4x4 42.81 (single) 52.52 (average), 5x5 1:13.96 (single), Square-1 14.59 (single) 18.18 (average), David Woner Clock 8.87 (average).
Australian records: Dene Beardsley 3x3 15.16 (average), Square-1 18.86 (single) 24.75 (average).

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The German Open 2009 will take place on April 25/26, 2009 in Gütersloh, Germany. Check out the German Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Cebu Open 2009 will take place on April 18, 2009 in Cebu City, Philippines. Check out the Cebu Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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Timothy Sun won the Shijiazhuang Open 2009 with an average of 13.78 seconds. Shenjia Zhang finished second (14.74) and Luchen Zhang finished third (15.96).
Asian records: Haiyan Zhuang 3x3 Blindfolded 52.16.
North American records: Timothy Sun 3x3 With feet 1:13.25 (single) 1:16.29 (average).

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Breandan Vallance won the French Open 2009 with an average of 12.06 seconds. Jimmy Coll finished second (13.48) and Mats Valk finished third (13.67).
South American records: Gabriel Eduardo Núñez Serna 4x4 1:00.83 (single), 5x5 2:09.78 (single) 2:12.82 (average), Clock 30.19 (average), 6x6 4:22.28 (single) 4:38.19 (average), 7x7 6:48.25 (single) 7:25.69 (average).
Australian records: Jonathan Adlam 3x3 Fewest Moves 42.

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John Tamanas won the Drexel Winter 2009 with an average of 12.84 seconds. Patrick Jameson finished second (13.89) and Henry Merker finished third (17.54).
World records: Patrick Jameson Magic 0.83 (single).

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Anton Rostovikov won the Moscow Open 2009 with an average of 18.98 seconds. Clément Gallet finished second (19.72) and Anton Bedrichenko finished third (19.91).

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Harris Chan won the Toronto Open Winter 2009 with an average of 11.70 seconds. Eric Limeback finished second (12.53) and Sarah Strong finished third (15.17).
African records: Emile Compion 3x3 17.41 (average), 5x5 1:45.86 (average), Square-1 26.68 (single) 38.28 (average).

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Rowe Hessler won the Fort Lee Winter 2009 with an average of 13.29 seconds. Dan Cohen finished second (14.89) and John Tamanas finished third (15.20).
North American records: Dan Cohen 4x4 43.77 (single), 5x5 1:17.05 (single) 1:24.93 (average), 6x6 2:35.00 (single) 2:45.80 (average), 7x7 3:57.47 (single) 4:22.65 (average), Square-1 19.92 (average), Patrick Jameson 4x4 52.63 (average), Magic 0.86 (single), David Woner Clock 7.84 (single).

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Anssi Vanhala won the Helsinki Open 2009 with an average of 14.95 seconds. Ville Seppänen finished second (18.05) and Aili Asikainen finished third (18.61).

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The Denver Open 2009 will take place on April 25, 2009 in Golden, Colorado, USA. Check out the Denver Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Indonesian Open 2009 will take place on August 30, 2009 in Jakarta, Indonesia. Check out the Indonesian Open 2009 website for more information and registration.