Caltech Winter 2010

Feb 27, 2010
Pasadena, California, United States

California Institute of Technology

1200 East California Blvd., Pasadena, California, 91125

Winnett Lounge

Caltech Winter 2010 website

Adam Zamora

WCA Delegate
Adam Zamora

$6 for first event, $2 for each additional event. $1 will go to the WCA.

Main event
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Phillip Espinoza won with an average of 10.81 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Michael Gottlieb finished second (13.19) and Edward Lin finished third (13.54).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Cube Phillip Espinoza 9.81 10.81 United States 11.6110.5613.1010.259.81
2x2x2 Cube Edward Lin 2.41 3.34 United States 3.382.903.752.414.21
4x4x4 Cube Michael Gottlieb 50.50 52.57 United States 1:00.0252.5650.5052.6152.55
5x5x5 Cube Michael Gottlieb 1:21.32 1:24.21 United States 1:22.651:24.801:25.181:21.32DNF
3x3x3 Blindfolded Andrew Le 2:03.94 DNF United States DNF2:03.942:42.28
3x3x3 One-Handed Sikan Li 22.18 24.14 China 41.8023.0224.2822.1825.11
Square-1 Takao Hashimoto (橋本貴夫) 17.96 20.73 Japan 22.4721.1818.5517.9623.38
Magic Ian Jones 1.16 1.21 United States 1.283.651.161.161.19
Master Magic Michael Gottlieb 2.91 4.14 United States 2.912.935.344.155.55
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5
Second round Ao5
Final Ao5
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5
Final Ao5
4x4x4 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 1:15.00
5x5x5 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 2:15.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Final Ao5
Square-1 Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Magic Final Ao5
Master Magic Final Ao5

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).


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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