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The Helsinki Open 2008 will take place on February 23, 2008 in Helsinki, Finland. Check out the Helsinki Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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The Kearny Kardinal competition 2008 will take place on February 16, 2008 in Kearny, New Jersey, USA. Check out the Kearny Kardinal 2008 website for more information and registration.

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The Princeton Open 2008 will take place on March 22, 2008 in Princeton, New Jersey, USA. Check out the Princeton Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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The Benelux Open 2008 will take place on February 16-17, 2008 in Sint Michielsgestel, The Netherlands. Check out the Benelux Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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Mitsuki Gunji won the Kawasaki Open 2008 with an average of 12.30 seconds. Yu Nakajima finished second (12.66) and Sinpei Araki finished third (13.59).
World records: Keisuke Hiraya 3x3 one-handed 20.69 (average).
Asian records: Mitsuki Gunji 3x3 9.75 (single), 4x4 1:03.46 (average), Takayuki Ookusa 5x5 1:34.68 (single) 1:39.17 (average), Syuhei Omura 2x2 4.60 (average), 3x3 one-handed 17.21 (single).

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The Norwegian Open 2008 will take place on February 17, 2008 in Trondheim, Norway. Check out the Norwegian Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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The Montpellier Open 2008 will take place on February 16, 2008 in Montpellier, France. Check out the Montpellier Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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The EPGY California Open 2008 will take place on February 16, 2008 in Stanford, California, USA. Check out the EPGY California Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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Mateus Moitinho de Almeida won the Diliman Open 2008 with an average of 16.18 seconds. Isagani Esteron finished second (17.08) and Chia-Wei Lu finished third (17.27).

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The Gdansk Open 2008 will take place on February 24, 2008 in Gdansk, Poland. Check out the Gdansk Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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Edouard Chambon won the Lyon Winter Open 2007 with an average of 12.88 seconds. Lars Vandenbergh finished second (16.55) and Thomas Watiotienne finished third (16.55).
African records: Etienne Amany 3x3 13.84 (single).

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The UCSD competition 2008 will take place on January 27, 2008 in La Jolla, California, USA. Contact the organisation team for more information and registration.

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Edouard Chambon won the Swedish Cube Day competition 2007 with an average of 12.60 seconds. Erik Akkersdijk finished second (14.36) and Gunnar Krig finished third (14.93).
World records: Erik Akkersdijk 5x5 1:30.03 (single) 1:36.71 (average), Megaminx 1:12.59 (single) 1:14.02 (average).

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Timothy Sun won the Beijing Open 2007 with an average of 15.40 seconds. Kim Chan-Woo finished second (17.00) and Hui Hing Ho finished third (19.68).
Asian records: Danyang Chen 3x3 blindfolded 1:10.27, Chan Tak Chuen Magic 0.97 (single), Hui Hing Ho Magic 1.37 (average).

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Pedro Santos Guimarães won the Brazil Open 2007 with an average of 15.71 seconds. Leonardo Tambellini finished second (22.54) and Renan Mondini Cerpe finished third (23.44).
South American records: Pedro Santos Guimarães 3x3 12.63 (single) 15.71 (average), 4x4 1:33.51 (average), 5x5 2:38.35 (single) 2:56.76 (average), 2x2 7.94 (average), 3x3 blindfolded 1:53.34, Rafael Werneck Cinoto 2x2 5.99 (single), 3x3 feet 2:04.03 (single), Willian Fidêncio Megaminx 2:40.08 (single) 3:06.38 (average).

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The Indian Open 2008 will take place on February 16, 2008 in Kanpur, India. Check out the Indian Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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The Diliman Open 2008 will take place on January 5, 2008 in Quezon City, Philippines. Check out the PCA website for more information and registration.

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The Danish Open 2008 will take place on March 29/30, 2008 in Nyborg, Denmark. Check out the Danish Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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The Kawasaki Open 2008 will take place on January 14, 2008 in Kawasaki, Japan. Contact the organisation team for more information and registration.

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David Calvo Vivas won the Spain Championship 2007 with an average of 16.18 seconds. Ernesto Fernández Regueira finished second (20.37) and Manuel López Sheriff finished third (21.25).

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The Belgian Open 2008 will take place on February 2/3, 2008 in Leuven, Belgium. Check out the Belgian Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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Harris Chan won the Toronto Open Fall 2007 with an average in the final of 12.73 seconds. Craig Bouchard finished second (16.05) and Derrick Eide finished third (16.25).
North American records: Harris Chan 3x3 9.80 (single), Derrick Eide Megaminx 1:48.11 (single) 2:01.06 (average).
African records: Emile Compion 3x3 15.96 (single) 18.98 (average), 5x5 2:22.19 (single) 2:29.99 (average), 2x2 6.58 (single) 8.17 (average), 3x3 blindfolded 4:37.69, 3x3 one-handed 25.77 (single), Magic 1.58 (single).

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Jason Baum won the Virginia Open 2007 with an average in the final of 14.15 seconds. Mitchell Stern finished second (14.72) and Chris Hardwick finished third (16.16).
North American records: Chris Hardwick 4x4 blindfolded 6:20.96.
Australian records: Peter Still Magic 2.78 (single) 3.00 (average), Jasmine Lee Master Magic 4.90 (single) 5.56 (average).

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Erik Akkersdijk won the Dutch Championship 2007 with an average in the final of 14.15 seconds. Joël van Noort finished second (15.12) and Rama Temmink finished third (15.30).
World records: Ron van Bruchem 3x3 9.55 (single).
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The KCA Korean Open 2008 will take place on January 20, 2008 in Incheon, Korea. Check out the KCA Korean Open 2008 website for more information and registration.