Rowe Hessler won the MIT Fall 2012 with an average of 9.70 seconds. Andy Tsao finished second (10.17) and Andrew Ricci finished third (10.65).

Kirt Protacio won the Kurri Kurri 2012 with an average of 9.72 seconds. Jayden McNeill finished second (11.90) and Victor Kuo finished third (15.39).

Oceanian records: Bryson Azzopardi Master Magic 2.71 (single), Master Magic 3.06 (average).

Oscar Roth Andersen won the Aarhus Open 2012 with an average of 13.06 seconds. Henrik Buus Aagaard finished second (13.69) and Karina Grandjean Beck finished third (14.09).

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The Guangzhou HEMC Cubing Movement 2012 will take place on December 9, 2012 in Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, China. Check out the Guangzhou HEMC Cubing Movement 2012 website for more information and registration.

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Cornelius Dieckmann won the German Nationals 2012 with an average of 9.05 seconds. Philipp Weyer finished second (9.59) and Sebastian Weyer finished third (10.07).

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The Hessen Open 2013 will take place on February 2-3, 2013 in Lampertheim, Germany. Check out the Hessen Open 2013 website for more information and registration.

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The Magic Cube Days 2012 will take place on December 22-23, 2012 in Barsbüttel, Germany. Check out the Magic Cube Days 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The New Zealand Nationals 2012 will take place on December 9, 2012 in Auckland, New Zealand. Check out the New Zealand Nationals 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The Frankfurt Cube Days 2012 will take place on December 8-9, 2012 in Frankfurt, Germany. Check out the Frankfurt Cube Days 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The Avecina Autumn Rubik's Cube Competition 2012 will take place on December 6-7, 2012 in Hamedan, Iran. Check out the Avecina Autumn Rubik's Cube Competition 2012 website for more information and registration.

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Austin Moore won the Indiana 2012 with an average of 9.50 seconds. Drew Brads finished second (10.59) and Lucas Etter finished third (10.88).

North American records: Drew Brads Pyraminx 2.33 (single) 3.83 (average), Louis Cormier 3x3 with feet 41.06 (single) 46.08 (average), Mike Hughey 5x5 blindfolded 12:29.00 (single).

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Alexander Lau won the UK Open 2012 with an average of 9.24 seconds. Breandan Vallance finished second (9.80) and Rowan Kinneavy finished third (10.48).

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The Jura Open 2012 will take place on December 8-9, 2012 in Zawiercie, Poland. Check out the Jura Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The Hokuriku Eve Open 2012 will take place on December 24, 2012 in Kanazawa, Japan. Check out the Hokuriku Eve Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The Beijing Winter 2012 will take place on November 24-25, 2012 in Beijing, China. Check out the Beijing Winter 2012 website for more information and registration.

Mats Valk won the Dutch Open 2012 with an average of 7.66 seconds. Erik Akkersdijk finished second (12.13) and Reinier Schippers finished third (12.14).

European records: Mats Valk Rubik's Cube 7.66 (average).

Valentin Hoffmann won the Phalsbourg Open 2012 with an average of 11.74 seconds. Gaspard Leleux finished second (15.83) and Alban Marchal finished third (16.13).

Arifumi Fushimi (伏見有史) won the Japan Contest 2012 with an average of 9.88 seconds. Yu Nakajima (中島悠) finished second (10.60) and Soichi Akamatsu (赤松聡一) finished third (12.01).

Asian records: Yu Nakajima (中島悠) 2x2 Cube 1.08 (single).

Xiaolin Zeng (曾小林) won the Wuhan Open 2012 with an average of 10.07 seconds. Zhiyang Chen (陈至扬) finished second (12.83) and Lihuan Pan (潘礼环) finished third (13.05).

Asian records: Yuxuan Wang (王宇轩) Master Magic 1.71 (single).

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The INSPIRIA Cube Day 2013 will take place on January 26, 2013 in Sarpsborg, Norway. Check out the INSPIRIA Cube Day 2013 website for more information and registration.

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The Kharkiv Winter 2012 will take place on December 8-9, 2012 in Kharkiv, Ukraine. Check out the Kharkiv Winter 2012 website for more information and registration.

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Xiaobo Jin (金晓波) won the Nanjing Autumn 2012 with an average of 11.17 seconds. Congbiao Jiang (蒋丛骉) finished second (11.85) and Yongan Liu (刘永安) finished third (12.19).

Asian records: Congbiao Jiang (蒋丛骉) 6x6 Cube 1:56.23 (single).

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Antoine Piau won the Naoned Open 2012 with an average of 11.35 seconds. Alexandre Carlier finished second (12.44) and Hippolyte Moreau finished third (13.41).

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Renan Mondini Cerpe won the Novo Hamburgo II 2012 with an average of 14.63 seconds. Eric Fernandes Monteiro finished second (14.81) and Walter Pereira Rodrigues de Souza finished third (16.57).

South American records: Rafael Werneck Cinoto 3x3 with feet 42.02 (average).

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Anssi Vanhala won the Estonian Open 2012 with an average of 11.07 seconds. Anti Ingel finished second (13.97) and Andreas Pung finished third (14.85).