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Anton Rostovikov won the Saint Petersburg Open 2009 with an average of 17.52 seconds. Anton Bedrichenko finished second (18.55) and Max Novicov finished third (18.58).

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The Danish Special 2009 will take place on September 26-27, 2009 in Hillerød, Denmark. Check out the Danish Special 2009 website for more information and registration.

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Cameron Brown won the Nisei Week Open 2009 with an average of 14.26 seconds. Ging-Ging Lin finished second (14.73) and Sikan Li finished third (15.42).

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The Toyama Open 2009 will take place on September 19, 2009 in Toyama, Japan. Check out the Toyama Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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Pascal So won the Shenzhen Summer Open 2009 with an average of 12.03 seconds. Haixu Zhang finished second (12.87) and Jokey Chen finished third (13.27).
World records: Haixu Zhang 4x4 Cube 45.32 (average), Tang Yiu Chun Rubik's Magic 0.77 (single).

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Han-Cyun Chen won the Taiwan Summer Open 2009 with an average of 13.30 seconds. Ming-Hao Kang finished second (13.66) and Kuo-Hao Wu finished third (13.80).
World records: Han-Cyun Chen 4x4 Cube 43.43 (average).
Asian records: Hsuan Chang 5x5 Cube 1:11.77 (single), 5x5 Cube 1:17.64 (average), Tse-Kan Lin / Yi-Sa Chen Rubik's Cube fewest moves 37.

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Tomasz Zolnowski won the Gdansk Open 2009 with an average of 11.26 seconds. Adam Polkowski finished second (12.36) and Piotr Kózka finished third (13.52).

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The Polish Open 2009 will take place on September 26-27, 2009 in Pabianice, Poland. Check out the Polish Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Boulder 2009 competition will take place on September 19, 2009 in Boulder, Colorado, USA. Check out the Boulder 2009 website for more information and registration.

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Rowe Hessler won the US Nationals 2009 with an average of 11.64 seconds. Mitchell Stern finished second (12.42) and Ravi Fernando finished third (13.13).
World records: Dan Cohen 6x6 Cube 2:32.00 (average).
North American records: Alexander Yu Rubik's Cube blindfolded 51.80, Andy Tsao 4x4 Cube 39.36 (single), Dan Cohen Megaminx 1:22.09 (single) 1:27.34 (average), David Woner/Michael Young Rubik's Cube fewest moves 27, Mike Hughey Rubik's Cube multi blind 8/8 in 51:07.

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Haixu Zhang won the Beijing Summer Open 2009 with an average of 12.88 seconds. Bingliang Li finished second (14.11) and Lin Tao finished third (14.15).
World records: Haiyan Zhuang Rubik's Cube blindfolded 35.96, Jianwei Zhu Square-1 12.05 (single) 14.61 (average), Tong Jiang Rubik's Cube multi blind 15/15 in 52:01, Yuxuan Wang Rubik's Magic 0.83 (single).
Asian records: Xiao Tan Master Magic 1.94 (single) 2.13 (average).

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Tam Ming Ki won the Macau Rubik's Open 2009 with an average of 14.05 seconds. Hui Hing Ho finished second (14.16) and Pascal So finished third (14.18).
North American records: Hugo Tse Rubik's Magic 1.08 (average).

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Johan Holmedahl won the Kristianstad Open 2009 with an average of 13.89 seconds. Gunnar Krig finished second (14.44) and Oskar Åsbrink finished third (15.72).
World records: Oskar Åsbrink Rubik's Magic 0.80 (single).

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The Wroclaw Open 2009 will take place on September 12, 2009 in Wroclaw, Poland. Check out the Wroclaw Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Dutch Open 2009 will take place on October 17-18, 2009 in Eindhoven, Netherlands. Check out the Dutch Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The UK Open 2009 will take place on November 7, 2009 in Manchester, United Kingdom. Check out the UK Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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Shuang Chen won the Shanghai Weisuo Open 2009 with an average of 11.92 seconds. Shenjia Zhang finished second (13.02) and Xiaobo Jin finished third (15.24).

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The UNESP Open 2009 will take place on October 31 - November 2, 2009 in São Paulo, Brazil. Check out the UNESP Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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Guillain Potron won the Dauphiné Open 2009 with an average of 13.39 seconds. Benjamin Sintes finished second (13.57) and Kanneti Sae Han finished third (13.65).

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The Fuglsangpark Open 2009 will take place on October 31 - November 1, 2009 in Farum, Denmark. Check out the Fuglsangpark Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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Anthony Searle won the Houston Open 2009 with an average of 14.83 seconds. Weston Mizumoto finished second (16.19) and Casey Pernsteiner finished third (16.61).

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Yumu Tabuchi won the Japan Open 2009 with an average of 11.53 seconds. Mitsuki Gunji finished second (12.07) and Syuhei Omura finished third (12.38).

World records: Syuhei Omura 4x4 39.28 (single).
Asian records: Yumu Tabuchi Rubik's Cube 10.71 (average), 3x3 one-handed 18.73 (average), Ryosuke Mondo 5x5 blindfolded 27:21, 3x3 multi blind 7/8 in 47:07, Taki Sugimoto Clock 8.33 (single) 9.06 (average).

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Rowe Hessler won the Connecticut Summer Competition 2009 with an average of 14.00 seconds. Chris Dzoan finished second (14.75) and John Tamanas finished third (15.04).

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Tzu-Chun Chou won the Chia-yi Pyraminx Competition 2009 with an average of 6.96 seconds. Wei-Shu Lai finished second (15.68) and Tzu-Cheng Chen finished third (17.15).

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The Nisei Week Open 2009 will take place on August 22, 2009 in Los Angeles, California, USA. Check out the Nisei Week Open 2009 website for more information and registration.