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The Geneva Open 2008 will take place on November 8, 2008 in Geneva, Switzerland. Check out the Geneva Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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Yu Nakajima won the Japan Open 2008 with an average of 11.31 seconds. Yohei Oka finished second (12.27) and Keisuke Hiraya finished third (12.53).
World records: Yumu Tabuchi 4x4 41.16 (single), Keisuke Hiraya 3x3 One-handed 19.07 (average).
Asian records: Yu Nakajima 4x4 50.74 (average), Keisuke Hiraya 5x5 1:21.93 (single).

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Shenjia Zhang won the Guangdong Open 2008 with an average of 12.74 seconds. Timothy Sun finished second (13.55) and Haixu Zhang finished third (14.39).
Asian records: Lee Chun Hin Magic 1.10 (average), Lo Chun Lok Master Magic 3.21 (average).
Australian records: Joshua Li Rubik's Cube 13.47 (single) 15.59 (average), 4x4x4 1:06.36 (single) 1:11.94 (average), 5x5x5 1:59.00 (single) 2:04.19 (average), 2x2x2 4.28 (single) 5.75 (average), Rubik's Cube blindfolded 2:59.08, Rubik's Cube one-handed 22.08 (single) 23.77 (average), Square-1 30.18 (single) 34.48 (average), Megaminx 2:08.81 (single) 2:15.76 (average), Magic 1.94 (single) 2.24 (average), Master Magic 3.58 (single) 3.79 (average).

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The Toronto Open Fall 2008 will take place on November 1, 2008 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Check out the Toronto Open Fall 2008 website for more information and registration.

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

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The Beijing Fall Open 2008 will take place on November 2, 2008 in Beijing, China. Check out the Beijing Fall Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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The Poznan Open 2008 will take place on October 25, 2008 in Poznan, Poland. Check out the Poznan Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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The Indiana Winter Open 2008 will take place on December 13, 2008 in Bloomington, Indiana, USA. Check out the Indiana Winter Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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Lee Jae-Yong won the Seoul competition 2008 with an average of 13.63 seconds. Kim Jun-Beom finished second (13.91) and Choi Kyoung-Min finished third (14.69).
World records: Lee Seung-Woon Rubik's Cube one-handed 14.34 (single).

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Tomasz Zolnowski won the European Championship 2008 with an average of 11.71 seconds. Erik Akkersdijk finished second (12.15) and Edouard Chambon finished third (12.47).
World records: Erik Akkersdijk 5x5x5 1:18.59 (single), Edouard Chambon 2x2x2 3.43 (average), Maté Horvath Master Magic 1.95 (average).
European records: Rafal Guzewicz 4x4x4 blindfolded 7:54.35, 5x5x5 blindfolded 16:15.

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Dan Dzoan won the Boulder competition 2008 with an average of 14.23 seconds. Dan Knights finished second (14.94) and Edward Liu finished third (16.72).

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The Berkeley Fall competition 2008 will take place on November 15, 2008 in Berkeley, California, USA. Check out the Berkeley Fall 2008 website for more information and registration.

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

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The Westchester Fall 2008 will take place on November 22, 2008 in Valhalla, New York, USA. Check out the Westchester Fall 2008 website for more information and registration.

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The Iligan Open 2008 will take place on November 15, 2008 in Iligan City, Philippines. Check out the Iligan Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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The Austin Open 2008 will take place on November 1, 2008 in Austin, Texas, USA. Check out the Austin Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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The Danish Cube Day 2008 will take place on October 11, 2008 in Tommerup, Denmark. Check out the Danish Cube Day 2008 website for more information and registration.

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Erik Akkersdijk won the Brussels Summer Open 2008 with an average of 12.13 seconds. Rama Temmink finished second (12.42) and Ron van Bruchem finished third (14.32).
World records: Erik Akkersdijk 4x4 Cube 41.31 (single) 49.03 (average), 5x5 Cube 1:26.86 (average).

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Gunnar Krig won the Swedish Open 2008 with an average of 14.89 seconds. Johan Holmedahl finished second (16.30) and Henrik Buus Aagaard finished third (16.77).
World records: Rune Wesström Rubik's Cube oldest solver 78 years 4 months 19 days, Mats Bergsten Rubik's Cube blindfolded oldest solver 58 years 6 months 18 days.

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The Caltech Fall competition 2008 will take place on November 22, 2008 in Pasadena, California, USA. Check out the Caltech Fall 2008 website for more information and registration.

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The Hungarian Open 2008 will take place on October 25/26, 2008 in Budapest, Hungary. Check out the Hungarian Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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The Lexington Fall Open 2008 will take place on November 8, 2008 in Lexington, Kentucky, USA. Check out the Lexington Fall Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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The Guangdong Open 2008 will take place on October 1, 2008 in Guangzhou, China. Check out the Guangdong Open 2008 website for more information and registration.

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Timothy Sun won the Shanghai Open 2008 with an average of 13.84 seconds. Shenjia Zhang finished second (14.30) and Wenliang Cai finished third (16.84).

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The Dutch Open 2008 will take place on October 18/19, 2008 in Eindhoven, Netherlands. Check out the Dutch Open 2008 website for more information and registration.