Carnegie Mellon Spring 2009

May 2, 2009
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Carnegie Mellon University

5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

University Center - McConomy Auditorium

Carnegie Mellon Spring 2009 website
WCA Delegate
Adam Zamora

Ilkyoo Choi


Registration fee: $5 for the first event, $2 for additional events. FREE for Carnegie Mellon University Students.

Main event
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Jason Baum won with an average of 14.94 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Dan Cohen finished second (15.56) and Mike Stewart finished third (18.23).

World records: David Woner‎ Clock 7.08 (single).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Jason Baum 12.52 14.94 United States 14.8814.7512.5215.1916.86
2x2x2 Cube Dan Cohen 4.61 5.90 United States 6.135.965.614.617.61
4x4x4 Cube Dan Cohen 51.36 54.55 United States 51.3655.5655.4152.68DNF
5x5x5 Cube Dan Cohen 1:18.34 1:24.54 United States DNF1:28.521:24.301:18.341:20.81
6x6x6 Cube Myles Casanas 4:14.43 4:53.03 United States 5:51.384:33.284:14.43
3x3x3 Blindfolded Jason Baum 1:42.38 DNF United States DNFDNF1:42.38
3x3x3 One-Handed Jason Baum 23.15 24.42 United States 23.1523.6329.5223.3826.25
Clock David Woner 7.08 WR 9.87 United States 10.277.0810.978.3816.59
Magic Preston Nguyen 1.56 1.72 United States 1.681.781.561.712.56
Master Magic Dan Cohen 2.97 3.87 United States 3.094.882.974.903.63

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.