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Erik Akkersdijk won the Aachen Open 2009 with an average of 11.98 seconds. Jimmy Coll finished second (14.07) and Mats Valk finished third (14.17).
World records: Erik Akkersdijk: 4x4 40.05 (single) 47.94 (average).

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The Ohio Open 2009 will take place on March 28/29, 2009 in Columbus, Ohio, USA. Check out the Ohio Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Indian Open 2009 will take place on February 13/14, 2009 in Kanpur, India. Check out the Indian Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Taiwan Winter Open 2009 will take place on February 8, 2009 in Taipei, Taiwan. Check out the Taiwan Winter Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Galanta Open 2009 will take place on January 31/February 1, 2009 in Galanta, Slovakia. Check out the Galanta Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Norwegian Open 2009 will take place on February 14, 2009 in Trondheim, Norway. Check out the Norwegian Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Korea Cube Championship 2009 will take place on January 18, 2009 in Anyang, Korea. Check out the Korea 2009 website for more information and registration.

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Jorge Alberto Zúñiga Hernández won the Mexican Open 2008 with an average of 17.22 seconds. David Ricardo Ramón González finished second (17.92) and Uriel Gayosso Ruiz finished third (19.34).
North American records: Vicente Albíter Alpízar 2x2 1.55 (single).

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Alejandro Aguado Barahona won the Spanish Championship 2008 with an average of 15.21 seconds. Ignacio Soto Bustos finished second (16.44) and Alejandro Riveiro Rodríguez finished third (17.03).

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Kim Jun-Hyuk won the Discovery Science Center 10th Anniversary 2008 with an average of 14.07 seconds. Lennon Grinta finished second (15.01) and Lucas Garron finished third (15.33).

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Sinpei Araki won the Kanazawa Open 2008 with an average of 14.55 seconds. Toshiya Hirohata finished second (16.20) and Daiki Matsumoto finished third (16.52).
World records: Kazuhito Iimura Square-1 16.62 (average), Yohei Oka Pyraminx 4.15 (average).
Asian records: Yohei Oka Pyraminx 3.21 (single).

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Edouard Chambon won the Clermont Open 2008 with an average of 12.59 seconds. Kanneti Sae Han finished second (17.24) and Clément Gallet finished third (17.41).

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The Twin Cities Cubing Classic 2009 will take place on February 28, 2009 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. Check out the Twin Cities 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Norrköping Open 2009 will take place on February 7/8, 2009 in Norrköping, Sweden. Check out the Norrköping Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Singapore Open 2009 will take place on February 28/March 1, 2009 in Singapore. Check out the Singapore Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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Shenjia Zhang won the Nanjing Open 2008 with an average of 13.86 seconds. Timothy Sun finished second (14.42) and Shuang Chen finished third (15.28).

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Isaac Wappes won the Indiana Winter Open 2008 with an average of 14.06 seconds. Phil Thomas finished second (14.82) and Jim Mertens finished third (15.46).

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The <a href="https://www.worldcubeassociation.org/results/c.php?i=ItalianOpen2009" target="_blank">Italian Open 2009</a> will take place on February 14, 2009 in Bergamo, Italy. Check out the <a href="http://cubo.schermotv.com/" target="_blank">Italian Open 2009 website</a> for more information and registration.

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Jason Baum won the Carnegie Mellon Fall 2008 with an average of 13.70 seconds. Dan Cohen finished second (15.71) and Adam Zamora finished third (17.97).

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Gunnar Krig won the Swedish Cube Day competition 2008 with an average of 14.62 seconds. Johan Holmedahl finished second (16.19) and Henrik Buus Aagaard finished third (17.11).
World records: Ville Seppänen Rubik's Cube blindfolded 48.05, 4x4 blindfolded 6:05.21.

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The Polish Nationals 2009 will take place on February 21/22, 2009 in Gdansk, Poland. Check out the Polish Nationals 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The NSM Thailand Rubik's Cube contest 2009 will take place on January 8/9/10, 2009 in Bangkok, Thailand. Check out the NSM Thailand 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Benelux Open 2009 will take place on February 21/22, 2009 in Sint Michielsgestel, The Netherlands. Check out the Benelux Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Belgian Open 2009 will take place on February 28/March 1, 2009 in Brussels, Belgium. Check out the Belgian Open 2009 website for more information and registration.

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The Newark Winter 2009 will take place on February 7, 2009 in Newark, New Jersey, USA. Check out the Newark Winter 2009 website for more information and registration.