Korean Championship 2016

Aug 12 - 14, 2016
대전광역시 (Daejeon), Republic of Korea


KAIST 291 Daehak-ro (373-1 Guseong-dong), Yuseong-gu

Building W2-1, First floor next to the Coffee Bean.

Korean Championship 2016 website
Organization team
Korea Cube Culture United
WCA Delegate
Ilkyoo Choi (최일규)

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Main event
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Seung Hyuk Nahm (남승혁) won with an average of 7.91 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Hyeon Kyo Kyoung (경현교) finished second (8.38) and Ho Yeon Jang (장호연) finished third (9.09).

Asian records: Hyo-Min Seo (서효민)‎ 3x3x3 Cube 4.94 (single) and 3x3x3 One-Handed 12.13 (average); Seung Hyuk Nahm (남승혁)‎ 5x5x5 Cube 51.04 (single); Yi Seung-Woo (이승우)‎ 6x6x6 Cube 1:48.29 (single) and 6x6x6 Cube 1:57.09 (average); Yu Da-Hyun (유다현)‎ Megaminx 37.31 (single) and Megaminx 42.87 (average); Yunho Nam (남윤호)‎ Clock 4.88 (single).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Cube Seung Hyuk Nahm (남승혁) 7.43 7.91 Republic of Korea 7.4312.528.287.887.56
2x2x2 Cube Seung Hyuk Nahm (남승혁) 1.62 2.13 Republic of Korea 1.814.352.512.071.62
4x4x4 Cube Seung Hyuk Nahm (남승혁) 28.65 30.00 Republic of Korea 30.1928.6533.1930.0329.78
5x5x5 Cube Seung Hyuk Nahm (남승혁) 51.04 AsR 59.67 Republic of Korea 51.041:04.5258.8859.771:00.36
6x6x6 Cube Yi Seung-Woo (이승우) 1:48.29 AsR 1:57.09 AsR Republic of Korea 2:01.192:01.781:48.29
7x7x7 Cube Yi Seung-Woo (이승우) 2:44.37 NR 2:47.43 NR Republic of Korea 2:46.972:50.962:44.37
3x3x3 Blindfolded Jong-Ho Jeong (정종호) 24.60 NR 32.22 NR Republic of Korea 24.6031.8340.22
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Jong-Ho Jeong (정종호) 27 Republic of Korea 27
3x3x3 One-Handed Hyo-Min Seo (서효민) 11.35 12.13 AsR Republic of Korea 11.7514.3413.1411.4911.35
Clock Yunho Nam (남윤호) 4.88 AsR 6.41 Republic of Korea 5.767.116.377.144.88
Megaminx Yu Da-Hyun (유다현) 37.31 AsR 42.87 AsR Republic of Korea 42.1844.2037.3142.24DNF
Pyraminx Doyul Kim (김도율) 3.72 4.39 Republic of Korea 4.616.404.204.353.72
Skewb Jung Junhyuk 2.41 4.07 Republic of Korea
Square-1 Yong Hyeon Jo (조용현) 10.76 14.64 NR Republic of Korea 16.2812.8814.7618.7910.76
4x4x4 Blindfolded Ha Min Oh (오해민) 3:17.81 DNF Republic of Korea 3:17.81DNFDNF
5x5x5 Blindfolded Yu Da-Hyun (유다현) 19:55.00 DNF Republic of Korea 19:55.00DNFDNS
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Jong-Ho Jeong (정종호) 8/13 58:18 Republic of Korea 8/13 58:18
3x3x3 With Feet Jimin Byeon (변지민) 32.36 35.93 Republic of Korea 38.4736.9632.36
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Second round Ao5 10:00.00
Semi Final Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
5x5x5 Cube First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 3:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
6x6x6 Cube Final Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 4:00.00
7x7x7 Cube Final Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 6:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3 10:00.00
Final Bo3 10:00.00
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final Bo1 1 hour
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Clock Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00
Megaminx Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Skewb First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Square-1 Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final Bo3 15:00.00
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final Bo3 20:00.00
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo1 10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00
3x3x3 With Feet Final Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 3:00.00

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 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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