Announced by Ron van Bruchem on

The Puy de Dôme Open 2012 will take place on December 22-23, 2012 in Dallet, France. Check out the Puy de Dôme Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Tyson Mao (毛台勝) on

The Campeonato Sudamericano 2013 will take place on January 5-6, 2013 in Arequipa, Peru. Check out the Campeonato Sudamericano 2013 website for more information and registration.

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Gabriel Dechichi Barbar won the Goiânia Open 2012 with an average of 9.55 seconds. Pedro Santos Guimarães finished second (11.80) and Carlos Alberto de Alcântara Jr finished third (13.20).

South American records: Felipe da Cruz Bueno Pyraminx 2.30 (single), Gabriel Dechichi Barbar Rubik's Cube 9.55 (average), 3x3 one-handed 15.16 (average), Rafael Werneck Cinoto 3x3 with feet 40.55 (single).

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Paolo Moriello won the Hungarian Open 2012 with an average of 10.18 seconds. Milán Baticz finished second (10.53) and Bence Barát finished third (11.30).

World records: Bálint Bodor Megaminx 47.82 (average).

Announced by Sébastien Auroux on

The V-CUBE Spiel 2012 will take place on October 20-21, 2012 in Essen, Germany. Check out the V-CUBE Spiel 2012 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Tyson Mao (毛台勝) on

The Shandong Open 2012 will take place on October 14, 2012 in Jinan, Shandong Province, China. Check out the Shandong Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Bob Burton on

Rowe Hessler won the Yale Fall 2012 with an average of 8.81 seconds. Andrew Ricci finished second (9.91) and Mike Kotch finished third (11.56).

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Chia-Wei Lu won the Berkeley Fall 2012 with an average of 10.42 seconds. Edward Lin finished second (10.83) and Riley Woo finished third (11.26).

The Naoned Open 2012 will take place on October 27-28, 2012 in Nantes, France. Check out the Naoned Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

The Urdaneta City Open 2012 will take place on October 13, 2012 in Pangasinan, Philippines. Check out the Urdaneta City Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Tyson Mao (毛台勝) on

The Dayton Fall 2012 will take place on October 20, 2012 in Dayton, Ohio, USA. Check out the Dayton Fall 2012 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Ron van Bruchem on

The Chennai Mathematical Institute Open 2012 will take place on October 6-7, 2012 in Chennai, India. Check out the CMI Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Lars Vandenbergh on

Yohei Oka (岡要平) won the Hiroshima Open 2012 with an average of 12.23 seconds. Nobuaki Suga (菅信昭) finished second (12.26) and Takuya Furukawa (古河拓也) finished third (12.37).

Announced by Tyson Mao (毛台勝) on

The UIUC Fall 2012 will take place on October 6, 2012 in Urbana, Illinois, USA. Check out the UIUC Fall 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The Diamond Bar Open 2012 will take place on October 14, 2012 in Diamond Bar, California, USA. Check out the Diamond Bar Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Tyson Mao (毛台勝) on

The Carnegie Mellon Fall 2012 will take place on December 8, 2012 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. Check out the Carnegie Mellon Fall 2012 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Baiqiang Dong (董百强) on

Benyuan Wei (魏本源) won the Tibet Open 2012 with an average of 3:39.87 seconds. Yixilangjia (益西朗加) finished second (5:08.60) and Suolangwangdui (索朗旺堆) finished third (5:36.91).

Kanneti Sae Han (คันธ์เนตี แซ่ห่าน) won the Dolmen Open 2012 with an average of 11.39 seconds. Antoine Piau finished second (11.75) and Hippolyte Moreau finished third (12.84).

Announced by Lars Vandenbergh on

Teo Kai Xiang won the Johor Rubik's Cube Open 2012 with an average of 9.88 seconds. Jonathan Tan Wei Xiat finished second (9.96) and Howard Wong Jun Yen finished third (10.41).

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Feliks Zemdegs won the Australian Nationals 2012 with an average of 7.53 seconds. Kirt Protacio finished second (10.70) and Florian Kreyssig finished third (12.65).

World records: Feliks Zemdegs Rubik's Cube 7.53 (average), 4x4 Cube 26.75 (single), 5x5 Cube 51.09 (single) 57.64 (average).

Oceanian records: Feliks Zemdegs 4x4 Cube 31.55 (average), 2x2 Cube 0.88 (single), Pyraminx 2.65 (single), 6x6 Cube 1:54.91 (single), 6x6 Cube 2:00.87 (average), 7x7 Cube 3:24.02 (single), 7x7 Cube 3:25.04 (average), Zane Carney 3x3 blindfolded 31.02 (single), Bryson Azzopardi Master Magic 2.88 (single).

Announced by Lars Vandenbergh on

Antoine Piau and Jules Desjardin won the Galeries Lafayette Open 2012 with an average of 11.40 seconds. Abdelhak Kaddour finished third (11.83).

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Anssi Vanhala won the Helsinki Open 2012 with an average of 11.81 seconds. Ville Seppänen finished second (12.40) and Elmo Tiitola finished third (14.06).

The Aarhus Open 2012 will take place on November 10-11, 2012 in Aarhus, Denmark. Check out the Aarhus Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Ron van Bruchem on

The Dutch Open 2012 will take place on November 3-4, 2012 in Voorburg, Netherlands. Check out the Dutch Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Tyson Mao (毛台勝) on

The Cubetcha 2012 will take place on October 6, 2012 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. Check out the Cubetcha 2012 website for more information and registration.