Manchester Open 2017

Jan 14 - 15, 2017
Salford, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom

Oasis Academy MediaCityUK

King William Street, Salford, Greater Manchester, M50 3UQ

Dining Area

Manchester Open 2017 website
Nevins Chan Pak Hoong (陈百鸿) and Zak Walters
WCA Delegates
Daniel Sheppard, Evan Liu, and James Molloy

You must pay the entry fee online via the button on the UKCA site before your registration is approved. This fee is non-refundable, as it represents a commitment to attending the competition. There is a competitor limit of 150. Registration will close at midnight on Sunday 1st January.

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Cornelius Dieckmann won with an average of 8.98 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Sameer Mahmood finished second (9.29) and Breandan Vallance finished third (9.31).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Cornelius Dieckmann 7.40 8.98 Germany 9.4311.479.887.627.40
2x2x2 Cube Lewis Byng 2.12 2.67 United Kingdom 2.433.172.762.122.83
4x4x4 Cube Robert Yau 33.81 38.00 United Kingdom 33.8138.4441.7640.4035.15
5x5x5 Cube Robert Yau 58.81 1:03.30 United Kingdom 1:09.231:03.6658.811:04.771:01.48
6x6x6 Cube Evan Liu 1:56.08 2:00.33 United States 2:02.332:02.571:56.08
7x7x7 Cube Sameer Mahmood 2:59.97 NR 3:08.52 NR United Kingdom 3:10.392:59.973:15.19
3x3x3 Blindfolded Evan Liu 54.06 DNF United States 54.06DNFDNF
3x3x3 One-Handed Cornelius Dieckmann 12.00 13.51 Germany 12.0014.6916.1213.3012.53
Clock Evan Liu 5.02 6.77 United States
Pyraminx Daniel Sheppard 4.37 4.94 United Kingdom 4.374.675.294.867.92
Skewb Eli Jay 2.46 3.83 NR United Kingdom 4.834.142.464.362.98
4x4x4 Blindfolded Evan Liu 5:23.22 DNF United States DNF5:31.065:23.22

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.