Nisei Week 2019

Aug 17, 2019
Los Angeles, California, United States

Japanese American Cultural and Community Center

244 South San Pedro Street
Organization team
Cory Hayashi and Michael Young
WCA Delegates
Alex Davani and Michael Young
Download all the competition's details as PDF here.
Main event
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
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There is a competitor limit of 200 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $10 (United States Dollar).
If your registration is cancelled before you will be refunded 100% of your registration fee.
On the spot registrations will be accepted with a base registration fee of $20 (United States Dollar).

For new competitors: please bring some form of government ID, to confirm your registration information.

Online registration is not complete until payment is received; until that point, you will be placed in a waitlist. Registrations are approved manually, and should be approved within 48 hours of payment being received; if you believe your registration has been missed, please contact the organizer at If your online registration is not finished, you will be considered an on-site registration, and will be charged accordingly. There will be no refunds.

On-site registrations: If you wish to register on-site, the entry fee will be $20 in cash. We unfortunately cannot take checks or cards. Please bring some form of government ID to confirm your registration information.

Click here to display the highlights of the competition.

Max Park won with an average of 6.49 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Danny SungIn Park finished second (7.02) and Ethan Jan finished third (8.04).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Cube Max Park 5.74 6.49 United States 6.556.736.646.295.74

We will be using a group system at this competition - please be present at least 10 minutes before the listed time of your group to make sure you don't miss your group!

1 (9:00) 2 (9:30) 3 (9:50) 4 (10:10) 5 (10:30) 6 (10:50)
Alex Davani Alexander Lin Alejandro Ortiz Anthony Montes Alper Keskinturk Aaron Do
Anish Shanmugam Alexander Phan Benjamin Soelberg Bob Lin Anthony Yoon Bastien Le Flohic
Daniel Yun Bryson Xiao Burak Keskinturk Brandon Kao Chengkai Sun Caden Pascual
Danny SungIn Park Carter Audet Marrero Denis Zhulin Chong Min Daniel Lucas Dailo Daxton Westlake
David Neiman Elijah Brown Forrest Tao Zeng Evan Noh Ethan Lanlua Devin Corr-Robinett
Derek Hsieh Ethan Jan Henry Tallakson Isaac Nuon Iris Aei-Kyung Grether Dylan Lee
Deven Nadudvari Ethan Ollins Jake McEntyre Jacob Salvanera Jack Stewart Gavin Torreflores
Eric Sele Harrison Park Jason Zhang Jett Ibanez Jamie R Kirkpatrick Jake Bryant
Gregor Grigorian Jenna Gain Kai Bredemann Joaquin Torres Jonas Soelberg James Suryadi Hong
Jack Gore Jonny Katz Kai Loera Kai Gorecki Keira Patel Joseph Williams
Jaden Burkhardt Kampton Nuttall Kyle Hong Kyle Meade Mateo Alvarado Kevin Kuida
Jonathan Sun Kyeongmin Choi Maxim Zhulin Michael Ngo Maxwell David Fulcher Manni Chen
Joshua Chen Matteo Beretta Nicholas Arrigotti Nate Minkevich Nathan Edward Batac Canlas Matthias Tam
Justin Lin Matthew Shay Nikolas Haramis Patrick Turner Phu Pham Nevign Angelique Besas
Marcus Jakob Panahon Max Park Samantha L. Martinez Ryan Nakamura Ryan Fong Nicholas Melodia
Matthew Carlson Michael Young Sami Wang Sasha DeVillier Sean Cheng Richard Jaemin Yong
Matthew Harris Patric Waworuntu Spursh Deshpande Soohyun Lee Siddarth Pullela Shaan Thakur
Nathan Soria Samuel Chiu Sterling Katz Surya David Donath Travis Danai Shakir Wang
Ryan Chu Takuto Suga Tyson Le Cheng Troy Yoo Tyler Guler Thang Tran
Thomas Valles Will Hamilton Yuan-Chun Hsu Zeyu Ma Wesley Pi You-Rong Chin
Zac Domme

You can find live results on Cubecomps at!

As data entry is a manual process, it can sometimes take up to half an hour for data to be entered. If you believe your results have been entered incorrectly, please contact Michael Young or Alex Davani, and we'll handle it as soon as we can.

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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