Canadian Open 2009

Sep 19 - 20, 2009
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Ontario Science Centre

770 Don Mills Road
Canadian Open 2009 website


WCA Delegate
Dave Campbell
Main event
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Harris Chan won with an average of 11.11 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Eric Limeback finished second (12.53) and Derrick Eide finished third (12.99).

African records: Emile Compion‎ 4x4x4 Cube 1:14.35 (average), 6x6x6 Cube 3:49.28 (single), 6x6x6 Cube 4:05.74 (average), 7x7x7 Cube 5:51.44 (single), 7x7x7 Cube 5:57.52 (average), Megaminx 2:00.05 (single), Megaminx 2:15.00 (average), Pyraminx 11.38 (single), Pyraminx 13.45 (average), Square-1 22.38 (single), and Square-1 32.35 (average).

North American records: Derrick Eide‎ Pyraminx 7.20 (average); Harris Chan‎ 3x3x3 Cube 11.11 (average).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Cube Harris Chan 9.16 NR 11.11 NAR Canada 11.819.1612.949.1612.36
2x2x2 Cube Justin Jaffray 3.16 3.93 Canada 4.084.843.164.283.44
4x4x4 Cube Harris Chan 50.61 53.10 NR Canada 53.9455.8051.1154.2550.61
5x5x5 Cube Brendon Hemsley 1:29.97 1:38.36 Canada 1:36.881:40.591:52.251:37.611:29.97
6x6x6 Cube Jack Moseley 3:21.83 3:38.10 Canada 3:57.943:21.833:34.52
7x7x7 Cube Derrick Eide 5:01.56 5:16.68 Canada 5:37.585:10.905:01.56
3x3x3 Blindfolded Eric Limeback 1:03.46 NR DNF Canada 1:03.46DNF3:50.81
3x3x3 One-Handed Harris Chan 16.59 NR 20.83 Canada 16.5921.5524.6122.7518.19
Megaminx Kevin Westermann 1:33.59 NR 1:44.28 NR Canada 1:49.161:50.091:33.59
Pyraminx Derrick Eide 5.88 7.20 NAR Canada 8.975.8810.226.715.91
Square-1 Forte Shinko 20.34 22.53 NR Canada 21.4132.9420.3423.5922.59
Magic Bob Burton 1.28 1.43 United States 2.341.401.521.381.28
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5
Second round Ao5
Final Ao5
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5
Second round Ao5
Final Ao5
4x4x4 Cube First round Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 1:45.00
Final Ao5
5x5x5 Cube First round Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
Final Ao5
6x6x6 Cube Final Bo1 / Mo3 1 attempt to get < 5:00.00
7x7x7 Cube Final Bo1 / Mo3 1 attempt to get < 8:15.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3
Final Bo3
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Second round Ao5
Final Ao5
Megaminx Final Bo1 / Mo3 1 attempt to get < 3:00.00
Pyraminx Final Ao5
Square-1 Final Ao5
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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