Announced by Pedro Santos Guimarães on

The Zurich Open 2017 will take place on September 16 - 17, 2017 in Wallisellen, Switzerland. Check out the Zurich Open 2017 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Sébastien Auroux on

Dương Hữu Khang won the Da Nang City Open 2017 with an average of 11.05 seconds. Kiều Gia Thịnh finished second (11.50) and Nguyễn Ngọc Lê Hoàng finished third (11.66).

Announced by Luis J. Iáñez on

The SnoCo Cubing Fall 2017 will take place on October 21, 2017 in Everett, Washington, USA. Check out the SnoCo Cubing Fall 2017 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Luis J. Iáñez on

The AZCubing Hamilton Fall 2017 will take place on September 23, 2017 in Chandler, Arizona, USA. Check out the AZCubing Hamilton Fall 2017 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Ron van Bruchem on

The Rubik Xela Open 2017 will take place on September 2 - 3, 2017 in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, Guatemala. Check out the Rubik Xela Open 2017 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Ron van Bruchem on

The Cyprus Cube Fest 2017 will take place on September 23, 2017 in Nicosia, Cyprus. Check out the Cyprus Cube Fest 2017 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Luis J. Iáñez on

The Eugene Fall 2017 will take place on October 14, 2017 in Springfield, Oregon, USA. Check out the Eugene Fall 2017 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Luis J. Iáñez on

The Kjeller Open 2017 will take place on November 4 - 5, 2017 in Kjeller, Norway. Check out the Kjeller Open 2017 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Luis J. Iáñez on

The Poções 2018 will take place on January 13 - 14, 2018 in Poções, BA, Brazil. Check out the Poções 2018 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Sébastien Auroux on

Artem Ganzha won the Tambov Summer 2017 with an average of 9.53 seconds. Dmitry Aniskin finished second (9.62) and Dmitry Dergunov finished third (10.03).

Announced by Luis J. Iáñez on

Hyeon Kyo Kyoung won the Korean Championship 2017 with an average of 7.79 seconds. Doyul Kim (김도율) finished second (8.36) and Hyo-Min Seo (서효민) finished third (8.76).

Asian records: Dohyun Kim (김도현) Pyraminx 1.37 (single), Yu Da-Hyun (유다현) Megaminx 31.94 (single).

Announced by Luis J. Iáñez on

The Imbabura Open 2017 will take place on September 2, 2017 in Imbabura, Ecuador. Check out the Imbabura Open 2017 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Olivér Perge on

The ODU Big Blue Fall 2017 will take place on September 9, 2017 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA. Check out the ODU Big Blue Fall 2017 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Evan Liu on

Daniel Wallin won the Twist and Shout Summer 2017 with an average of 9.04 seconds. Mattias Uvesten finished second (9.11) and Rasmus Andersson finished third (9.80).

Announced by Evan Liu on

Alexandre Carlier won the FLIP Open 2017 with an average of 7.62 seconds. Jules Desjardin finished second (8.79) and Elian Beguec finished third (9.14).

European records: Jules Desjardin Pyraminx 2.30 (average).

Announced by Linus Fresz on

Dear WCA Community,

Some members of the community expressed their interest in reading the applications of the recent election of the WCA Board of Directors. The WCA Board has decided to publish the candidacy documents with the permission of all the candidates. We thank the members of our community for raising this question, and we believe that by publishing this, we move towards being a more transparent organization as a whole.

Please see the link below to view the application documents.

https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0B4YmiWSbLbGWMjctbkxuNHF0R28

Announced by Pedro Santos Guimarães on

The Speedcubing ESYA 2017 will take place on August 26, 2017 in Delhi, India. Check out the Speedcubing ESYA 2017 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Baiqiang Dong (董百强) on

Jr-Wei Jang (張智瑋) won the Lanyang Open 2017 with an average of 9.56 seconds. Kai-Wen Wang (王楷文) finished second (9.70) and Rui-Jun Liu (劉睿鈞) finished third (10.51).

Announced by Pedro Santos Guimarães on

The Algeria Summer Open 2017 will take place on August 28, 2017 in Alger, Algeria. Check out the Algeria Summer Open 2017 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Olivér Perge on

The Golden Rubik's Cube 2017 will take place on September 14 - 15, 2017 in Tehran, Iran. Check out the Golden Rubik's Cube 2017 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Pedro Santos Guimarães on

The TJHSST Fall 2017 will take place on November 11, 2017 in Alexandria, Virginia, USA. Check out the TJHSST Fall 2017 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Evan Liu on

Vijay Kishore won the SSN Cube Open 2017 with an average of 9.44 seconds. Vishantak Srikrishna finished second (9.60) and Kesava Kirupa finished third (9.96).

Announced by Evan Liu on

Aryan Chhabra won the Delhi Cube Splash 2017 with an average of 8.92 seconds. Tanish Saxena finished second (9.47) and Shivam Bansal finished third (9.79).

Announced by Luis J. Iáñez on

The Malang Kuy 2017 will take place on September 16 - 17, 2017 in Malang, Indonesia. Check out the Malang Kuy 2017 website for more information and registration.

Announced by Luis J. Iáñez on

Carlos Méndez García-Barroso won the Acho Open 2017 with an average of 8.25 seconds. José Antonio Navarro Sánchez finished second (10.89) and Rafael Rodriguez Santana finished third (11.05).