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The São Paulo Open 2009 will take place on January 17/18, 2009 in São Paulo, Brazil. Check out the São Paulo Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Austin Spring 2009 will take place on February 21, 2009 in Austin, Texas, USA. Check out the Austin Spring 2009 website for more information and registration.

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Dan Dzoan won the Caltech Fall 2008 with an average of 13.08 seconds. Lucas Garron finished second (13.54) and Leyan Lo finished third (14.88).

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Dan Cohen won the Westchester Fall 2008 with an average of 13.80 seconds. John Tamanas finished second (15.03) and Erik Johnson finished third (15.11).
World records: Rowe Hessler 3x3 Blindfolded 52.27.
North American records: Patrick Jameson Magic 0.94, Dan Cohen Square-1 15.18 (single) 21.05 (average).

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The Sandö Open 2009 will take place on January 17, 2009 in Kramfors, Sweden. Check out the Sandö Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Discovery Science Center 10th Anniversary competition 2008 will take place on December 20, 2008 in Santa Ana, California, USA. Check out the Discovery Science Center Anniversary 2008 website for more information and registration.

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The Clermont Open 2008 will take place on December 20, 2008 in Clermont-Ferrand, France. Check out the Clermont Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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Andy Tsao won the Berkeley Fall 2008 with an average of 11.42 seconds. Leyan Lo finished second (13.69) and Dan Dzoan finished third (14.39).
North American records: Andy Tsao 3x3 11.42 (average), 4x4 53.93 (average).

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Alexander Yu won the Drexel Fall 2008 with an average of 15.12 seconds. John Tamanas finished second (15.84) and Erik Johnson finished third (15.93).
North American records: Alexander Yu 3x3 Blindfolded 56.44.

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JB Cañares won the Iligan Open 2008 with an average of 13.60 seconds. Justin Cañares finished second (16.98) and John Cañares finished third (17.16).

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Erik Akkersdijk won the Dutch Nationals 2008 with an average of 12.46 seconds. Joël van Noort finished second (13.75) and Rama Temmink finished third (14.35).
World records: Rama Temmink 3x3 One-handed 18.29 (average).

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The Aachen Open 2009 will take place on January 10/11, 2009 in Aachen, Germany. Check out the Aachen Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Barcelona Open 2009 will take place on April 24/25, 2009 in Terrassa, Spain. Check out the Barcelona Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Kanazawa Open 2008 will take place on December 20, 2008 in Kanazawa, Japan. Check out the Kanazawa Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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Edouard Chambon won the Geneva Open 2008 with an average of 12.93 seconds. Erik Akkersdijk finished second (13.25) and Alejandro Aguado Barahona finished third (15.55).
World records: Edouard Chambon 2x2 3.28 (average), Erik Akkersdijk 2x2 0.96 (single).

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Breandan Vallance won the UK Open 2008 with an average of 13.97 seconds. Ron van Bruchem finished second (14.67) and Joey Gouly finished third (15.62).
World records: Martin Berger Rubik's Cube oldest solver 79 years 364 days.

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Phil Thomas won the Lexington Fall Open 2008 with an average of 13.67 seconds. Jim Mertens finished second (15.25) and Dylan Howell finished third (21.69).
North American records: Phil Thomas 2x2 3.79 (average).

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Rowe Hessler won the Newark Open 2008 with an average of 13.34 seconds. Patrick Jameson finished second (14.25) and Jason Baum finished third (14.59).
North American records: Rowe Hessler 3x3 8.91 (single), Patrick Jameson Magic 0.96 (single), Siraj Ali Pyraminx 4.59 (single).

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The Carnegie Mellon Fall 2008 will take place on December 7, 2008 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. Check out the Carnegie Mellon Fall 2008 website for more information and registration.

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Timothy Sun won the Beijing Fall Open 2008 with an average of 14.30 seconds. Shenjia Zhang finished second (14.49) and Fubo Wang finished third (15.67).
Asian records: Fubo Wang Master Magic 3.13 (average).

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The Portugal Open 2008 will take place on November 29, 2008 in Lisbon, Portugal. Check out the Portugal Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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Harris Chan won the Toronto Open Fall 2008 with an average of 11.92 seconds. Eric Limeback finished second (14.27) and Doowon Joo finished third (14.75).
African records: Emile Compion 3x3 17.77 (average), 5x5 1:49.68 (single) 1:53.22 (average), 2x2 6.19 (average), 3x3 One-handed 24.80 (single).

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Danny Han won the Austin Open 2008 with an average of 17.77 seconds. Radly Peralta finished second (19.99) and Anthony Searle finished third (20.19).

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The San Francisco Open 2009 will take place on January 18, 2009 in San Francisco, California, USA. Check out the San Francisco Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Amagasaki Open 2009 will take place on January 12, 2009 in Amagasaki, Hyogo, Japan. Check out the Amagasaki Open 2009 website for more information and registration.