Auckland Spring 2018

Sep 1 - 2, 2018
Auckland, New Zealand

Alexandra Park

Hobson Room, Alexandra Park, Cnr Greenlane West & Manukau Road, Auckland

Hobson Room

Auckland Spring 2018 website

Joshua Brungar
WCA Delegate
Alex Asbery

Auckland Spring 2018 is an official World Cube Association (WCA) sanctioned speedcubing competition. Speedcubing is solving the 3x3x3 Cube or other similar puzzles as quickly as possible. Entry is free for spectators, no registration required. Competitors must register and pay a registration fee, see the registration page for more details. The competition is open to all competitors regardless of experience and skill, but certain event-based time limits will be in place so as to make sure we can stay on schedule and get through the day on time. No prior experience in WCA competitions is necessary, but competitors should be familiar with the WCA regulations.

Main event
Registration requirements
This competition is over, click here to display the registration requirements it used.
There is a competitor limit of 120 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $30 (New Zealand Dollar).
Registration fees won't be refunded under any circumstance.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.

  • If the competitor limit is reached an email will be sent out which will require you to reply in order to confirm attendance to the competition
Click here to display the highlights of the competition.

Benjamin Agnew won with an average of 9.84 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Biyuan Chen finished second (10.48) and Zhaoyu Tang finished third (10.95).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Cube Benjamin Agnew 8.80 9.84 New Zealand 12.728.818.8010.2610.45
2x2x2 Cube Jerry Jiang 1.64 2.66 New Zealand 2.821.643.301.853.50
4x4x4 Cube Alex Asbery 32.17 37.04 New Zealand 43.2541.8834.2532.1734.98
5x5x5 Cube Alex Asbery 1:15.43 1:16.48 New Zealand 1:15.881:17.151:16.421:25.271:15.43
6x6x6 Cube Dhanasit Srijamorn 2:22.86 2:24.58 NR New Zealand 2:22.862:23.552:27.32
7x7x7 Cube Tom Stanton-Barnett 3:28.27 3:44.07 New Zealand 3:39.624:04.333:28.27
3x3x3 Blindfolded Tom Nelson 43.08 DNF New Zealand DNFDNF43.08
3x3x3 One-Handed Lucas O'Connell 12.47 17.16 Italy 12.4736.2915.9117.7717.81
Megaminx James Macdiarmid 43.20 48.09 New Zealand 50.1546.2347.8850.3843.20
Pyraminx Lucas O'Connell 2.70 3.42 Italy 3.943.112.703.207.05
Skewb Mantra Shukla 3.78 4.32 NR New Zealand 3.784.783.794.386.84
Square-1 Lucas O'Connell 12.39 14.21 Italy 12.3915.6812.5614.38DNF
4x4x4 Blindfolded Tom Nelson 2:19.98 DNF New Zealand DNF2:19.98DNF
3x3x3 Multi-Blind James Macdiarmid 13/17 55:21 New Zealand 13/17 55:21

Time limit

If you reach the time limit during your solve, the judge will stop you and your result will be DNF (see Regulation A1a4).
A cumulative time limit may be enforced (see Regulation A1a2).


The result to beat to proceed to the second phase of a cutoff round (see Regulation 9g).


The format describes how to determine the ranking of competitors based on their results. The list of allowed formats per event is described in Regulation 9b. See Regulation 9f for a description of each format.

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