Cape Town 2016

Dec 4, 2016
Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town Science Centre

370B Main Road, Observatory, Cape Town

Inside the Science Centre

Cape Town 2016 website

Kim Katz

Amnon Melzer and Kim Katz
WCA Delegates
Brendan James Gray, Brent Boswell, and Donovan Hale

Open Competition sponsored by

Main event
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Anthony Brooks won with an average of 9.00 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Maverick Pearson finished second (12.09) and Stephen Cotterrell finished third (12.33).

African records: Lonwabo Mvovo‎ 3x3x3 One-Handed 19.94 (average); Maverick Pearson‎ 3x3x3 One-Handed 14.59 (single).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Anthony Brooks 7.70 9.00 United States 11.888.509.867.708.65
2x2x2 Cube Lonwabo Mvovo 2.93 3.66 South Africa 8.394.452.933.273.25
3x3x3 One-Handed Anthony Brooks 15.23 17.38 United States 15.2318.0517.5216.5818.47
Pyraminx Lonwabo Mvovo 5.82 6.67 South Africa 7.066.726.225.828.38
Event Round Format Time limit Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Second round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Second round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Final Ao5 10:00.00
Pyraminx Final Ao5 10:00.00

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 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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