Phillip Espinoza won the Discovery Science Center competition 2009 with an average of 13.49 seconds. Leyan Lo finished second (14.13) and Michael Gottlieb finished third (15.23).
Australian records: Dene Beardsley 3x3 15.06 (average), 6x6 3:04.27 (single) 3:32.71 (average).
Shenjia Zhang won the Beijing Metropolis Open 2009 with an average of 14.25 seconds. Timothy Sun finished second (14.83) and Lin Tao finished third (15.16).
World records: Haiyan Zhuang 3x3 blindfolded 47.22.
Asian records: Ge Song Magic 1.08 (average), Fubo Wang Master Magic 2.69 (average), Xiao Tan Master Magic 2.34 (single).
North American records: Timothy Sun 3x3 with feet 1:02.19 (single).