New Zealand Nationals 2019


Date
Dec 13 - 15, 2019
City
Tauranga, New Zealand
Venue

Trustpower Arena

Address
Trustpower Arena, Trustpower Baypark, 81 Truman Lane, Tauranga
Details

Combined Suites within the main building

Website
New Zealand Nationals 2019 website
Organizer
Joshua Brungar
WCA Delegates
Alex Asbery and James Macdiarmid
Contact

https://speedcubing.nz/contact-us/

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Information

New Zealand Nationals 2019 is an official World Cube Association (WCA) sanctioned speedcubing competition. Speedcubing is solving the 3x3x3 Cube or other similar puzzles as quickly as possible. The competition is open to all competitors regardless of experience and skill, but certain event-based time limits will be in place so as to make sure we can stay on schedule and get through the days on time. No prior experience in WCA competitions is necessary, but competitors should be familiar with the WCA regulations.

In addition, New Zealand Nationals 2019 will crown the National Champions in all 18 official events, over the course of 3 days.

Events
Main event
Competitors
89
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
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Register for this competition here.
There is a competitor limit of 120 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $45 (New Zealand Dollar).
If your registration is cancelled before you will be refunded 50% of your registration fee.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators can attend for free.

If the competitor limit is reached an email will be sent out which will require you to reply in order to confirm attendance to the competition

Payment is done through the same site as registration.

Highlights
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Ben Kirby won with an average of 8.64 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Adrien Auvray Matyn finished second (9.08) and Harrison Marsden finished third (9.59).

Oceanian records: Tom Nelson‎ 5x5x5 Blindfolded 4:36.24 (average).

3x3x3 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Ben Kirby 8.03 8.64 New Zealand 8.038.129.268.549.87
2 Adrien Auvray Matyn 7.95 9.08 New Zealand 8.507.9510.558.18DNF
3 Harrison Marsden 7.60 9.59 New Zealand 7.609.1910.5510.969.02

2x2x2 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Tim Xie 1.30 2.11 New Zealand 2.121.301.656.732.55
2 Adrien Auvray Matyn 1.66 2.62 New Zealand 3.391.662.422.133.32
3 Tom Stanton-Barnett 1.69 2.99 New Zealand 3.001.692.983.009.78

4x4x4 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Finn Trass 31.22 35.26 New Zealand 37.9133.1631.2235.8836.74
2 Cheng-Ru Yang 31.05 35.60 New Zealand 31.0537.5333.8636.5636.38
3 Angela Braganza 31.92 35.94 New Zealand 36.3036.9131.9236.7634.76

5x5x5 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Ben Kirby 56.84 NR 1:03.47 New Zealand 1:01.3356.841:03.691:08.371:05.39
2 Finn Trass 1:07.15 1:12.16 New Zealand 1:22.121:10.591:07.151:11.681:14.21
3 Jim Zhu 1:10.32 1:16.31 New Zealand 1:24.191:10.321:21.651:13.761:13.53

6x6x6 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Tom Stanton-Barnett 2:12.50 2:19.12 New Zealand 2:21.332:23.542:12.50
2 Ben Kirby 2:16.11 2:20.39 New Zealand 2:16.112:22.252:22.81
3 Alex Asbery 2:17.80 2:28.52 New Zealand 2:42.622:17.802:25.14

7x7x7 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Ben Kirby 3:13.28 3:26.83 New Zealand 3:42.263:13.283:24.96
2 Tom Stanton-Barnett 3:28.10 3:44.97 New Zealand 3:28.103:52.683:54.14
3 Alex Asbery 3:30.25 3:54.20 New Zealand 3:53.424:18.943:30.25

3x3x3 Blindfolded

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Ethan Pan 27.88 DNF New Zealand 27.88DNFDNF
2 Tom Nelson 32.04 DNF New Zealand DNF32.04DNF

3x3x3 Fewest Moves

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Lee Stanton-Barnett 27 New Zealand 27
2 Cheng-Ru Yang 28 New Zealand 28
3 Tom Nelson 29 New Zealand 29

3x3x3 One-Handed

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Chris Mills 12.55 15.15 United Kingdom 12.5517.1914.5616.2414.64
2 Dwyane Ramos 13.29 16.10 New Zealand 20.5013.2918.1415.1415.01
3 Jim Zhu 14.69 16.17 New Zealand 14.6917.9015.8816.7515.89

Clock

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Luke Heath-Edwards 8.34 10.50 New Zealand 11.0611.459.668.3410.79
2 Chris Mills 9.88 11.52 United Kingdom 11.6911.9510.91DNF9.88
3 Aneurin Hunt 9.87 11.98 New Zealand 13.1611.1411.64DNF9.87

Megaminx

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 James Macdiarmid 44.72 50.43 New Zealand 49.001:12.3450.7044.7251.58
2 Finn Trass 47.57 56.68 New Zealand 58.6359.811:07.4651.6047.57
3 Alexander Vujcich 58.06 1:00.93 New Zealand 58.0659.381:04.061:05.5659.35

Pyraminx

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Cheng-Ru Yang 2.86 4.24 New Zealand 2.863.714.164.856.66
2 Ben Kirby 3.57 4.30 New Zealand 3.574.574.405.143.92
3 Tom Stanton-Barnett 3.50 4.58 New Zealand 3.863.507.195.963.93

Skewb

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Dwyane Ramos 2.91 3.29 New Zealand 3.563.363.032.913.49
2 Isaac Latta 2.92 3.95 New Zealand 3.922.927.873.804.12
3 Mantra Shukla 4.26 4.54 New Zealand 4.504.357.634.264.78

Square-1

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Chris Mills 11.38 15.19 United Kingdom 16.2911.3813.5915.6917.01
2 Tim Xie 15.56 16.42 New Zealand 15.5615.7216.8816.6618.46
3 Dwyane Ramos 12.79 17.03 New Zealand 16.2012.7913.8124.5621.09

4x4x4 Blindfolded

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Tom Nelson 1:47.75 NR DNF New Zealand DNF1:47.75DNF

5x5x5 Blindfolded

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Tom Nelson 4:15.67 4:36.24 OcR New Zealand 4:31.715:01.354:15.67

3x3x3 Multi-Blind

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Tom Nelson 25/33 54:37 New Zealand 25/33 54:37
2 Ethan Pan 10/13 34:09 New Zealand 10/13 34:09
3 Tom Stanton-Barnett 7/7 52:03 New Zealand 7/7 52:03

3x3x3 With Feet

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Chris Mills 45.85 58.94 United Kingdom 1:01.551:06.9045.851:12.4048.36
2 Aneurin Hunt 1:30.66 New Zealand 1:30.661:33.78