CubingUSA Nationals 2018

Jul 27 - 29, 2018
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States

Salt Palace Convention Center

100 S W Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101
CubingUSA Nationals 2018 website

CubingUSA Nationals Organizers

CubingUSA Nationals Organization Team
WCA Delegates
Bob Burton, Kian Barry, Kit Clement, and Tim Reynolds
Main event
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
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There is a competitor limit of 850 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $99 (United States Dollar).

IMPORTANT: Please read all information about qualification requirements on the "How to register" tab before registering.

If you register without qualifying for any events, your registration will not be accepted.

Click here to display the highlights of the competition.

Feliks Zemdegs won with an average of 6.28 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Philipp Weyer finished second (6.95) and Max Park finished third (7.26).

World records: Daniel Karnaukh‎ Square-1 5.49 (single); Juan Pablo Huanqui‎ Megaminx 27.81 (single); Stanley Chapel‎ 5x5x5 Blindfolded 3:45.42 (single).

Oceanian records: Feliks Zemdegs‎ Megaminx 33.11 (single).

South American records: Juan Pablo Huanqui‎ Megaminx 32.33 (average).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Cube Feliks Zemdegs 5.46 6.28 Australia 6.086.535.466.226.81
2x2x2 Cube Rami Sbahi 1.48 1.74 United States 1.961.481.571.703.61
4x4x4 Cube Max Park 22.78 23.66 United States 23.3725.0722.9622.7824.66
5x5x5 Cube Max Park 41.86 44.32 United States 41.8644.3342.1246.5251.94
6x6x6 Cube Max Park 1:19.63 1:20.97 United States 1:20.751:19.631:22.52
7x7x7 Cube Max Park 1:56.92 2:00.70 United States 2:00.941:56.922:04.25
3x3x3 Blindfolded Jeff Park 17.90 21.56 United States 17.9025.2721.51
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Christopher Chi 24 25.00 United States 262425
3x3x3 One-Handed Max Park 9.65 10.26 United States 9.6510.8210.299.7110.79
Clock Evan Liu 5.02 5.75 United States
Megaminx Juan Pablo Huanqui 30.76 32.84 Peru 33.2330.7632.5837.2032.70
Pyraminx Daniel Goodman 2.18 2.70 United States 3.762.522.352.183.23
Skewb Michał Rzewuski 1.95 2.93 Poland 2.752.331.953.713.72
Square-1 Daniel Karnaukh 7.06 8.71 United States 25.049.507.419.217.06
4x4x4 Blindfolded Stanley Chapel 1:41.63 DNF United States 1:50.91DNF1:41.63
5x5x5 Blindfolded Stanley Chapel 3:45.42 WR DNF United States 6:01.343:45.42DNF
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Graham Siggins 40/46 56:50 United States 40/46 56:5040/46 58:51
3x3x3 With Feet Daniel Rose-Levine 17.28 24.64 United States 35.2423.4823.5126.9317.28

Make sure you have read and are familiar with all the qualification requirements and important deadlines before registering.

Your registration will only be accepted if you have qualified for at least one of the events you are registered for.

You may register for additional events you don't yet qualify for, but that you hope to qualify for by the June 18 qualification deadline.

If you are qualified in at least one event, please register for all additional events that you hope to compete in, even if you are not qualified for them yet.

Registration instructions

  1. Make sure your WCA website account is connected to your WCA ID. You can search for your WCA profile with your previous competition results and claim your WCA ID here. If your account is not linked to your WCA ID, we cannot verify that you are qualified and your registration will be deleted.
  2. If you meet the qualification requirements for at least one event, use this link to register. Register for all events you hope to compete in, even if you are not yet qualified.
  3. Pay the registration fee.
  4. The competitor limit is 850. If there are open spots, your registration will be accepted if a) you qualify in at least one event, AND b) your registration is paid. You will be notified when your registration is accepted and you will appear on the competitor list. If you do not meet any qualification requirements, your registration will be deleted and any payment will be refunded. If registration is full, you will remain on the wait list until a spot opens up for you. Open spots will be filled in the order that payment was received.
  5. After the June 18 qualification deadline, any registered events you have not qualified for will be removed from your registration.
  6. To add or remove events from your registration, use this form to email us. The deadline for making changes to your registration is June 25.

Refund policy

  • Registrations that have not been accepted will receive a full refund of any fees paid if you do not qualify in at least one event or if you request a cancellation before acceptance.
  • Once your registration has been accepted, you may cancel by emailing us and receive a 50% refund if you request to do so before June 1. No refunds will be given after June 1.
  • If registration is full, any paid registrations that have not been accepted from the wait list will be refunded in full at the close of registration on June 25.

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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