Kyoto Open 2019



WCA official competition is held near Kyoto Station.

Main event
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
This competition is over, click here to display the registration requirements it used.
Create a WCA account here if you don't have one.
If this is not your first competition, associate your WCA ID to your WCA account here.
Register for this competition here.
There is a competitor limit of 80 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is ¥2,000 (Japanese Yen).
Registration fees won't be refunded under any circumstance.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators can attend for free.





No qualification is required for entry.
(No matter your age, gender or nationality)
We also welcome newcomers but be carefull with the time limits.

●Entry fee
Basic fee: 2,000 JPY
Additional fees for events
 3x3x3: 0 JPY
 Other events: 500 JPY
e.g. If you registered for 3x3x3 and 4x4x4, the fee is 2,000+0+500=2,500 JPY
The system shows the fee is 2,000 JPY but the actual fee is calculated as above.
Please pay at the venue on the competition day (sorry we accept cash only.)

●How to register
First sign up on the WCA website from the menu on the upper-right of this page, then register for the competition in the "Register" page.

Photos and videos taken in the venue may be used or shared in some media, both officially and unofficially.

Click here to display the highlights of the competition.

Sei Sugama (洲鎌星) won with an average of 7.86 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Makoto Takaoka (高岡誠) finished second (9.00) and Atsuto Takemura (竹村篤人) finished third (9.09).

Asian records: Makoto Takaoka (高岡誠)‎ Square-1 7.09 (average).

3x3x3 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Sei Sugama (洲鎌星) 7.35 7.86 Japan 7.748.728.477.387.35
2 Makoto Takaoka (高岡誠) 8.55 9.00 Japan 8.749.039.238.5510.12
3 Atsuto Takemura (竹村篤人) 8.41 9.09 Japan 10.2710.188.428.418.67

4x4x4 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Sei Sugama (洲鎌星) 23.74 27.94 NR Japan 25.6930.5535.5827.5923.74
2 Yu Sajima (佐島優) 28.38 30.46 Japan 28.3829.7229.4243.8332.23
3 Soichi Akamatsu (赤松聡一) 28.17 30.68 Japan 35.4129.7529.1733.1328.17

5x5x5 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Sei Sugama (洲鎌星) 48.97 54.47 Japan 58.8854.5548.9749.971:02.58
2 Makoto Takaoka (高岡誠) 54.61 58.04 Japan 58.1658.2258.6457.7454.61
3 Soichi Akamatsu (赤松聡一) 53.85 59.53 Japan 1:02.761:02.6853.8558.2057.72

3x3x3 One-Handed

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Sei Sugama (洲鎌星) 12.40 14.23 Japan 12.4014.2412.9215.5418.84
2 Shuto Ueno (上野柊斗) 13.06 15.34 Japan 16.3219.8513.0615.7813.92
3 Yuki Matsui (松井裕希) 14.79 17.04 Japan 14.7915.2016.8622.1819.06


# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Makoto Takaoka (高岡誠) 6.67 7.09 AsR Japan 6.817.336.6710.707.13
2 Takayuki Tanaka (田中隆喜) 11.68 12.33 Japan 11.8113.3311.6811.8418.35
3 Taku Yanai (矢内拓) 11.61 14.09 Japan 11.6113.9413.3017.7715.04