Qingdao Open 2018

Mar 25, 2018
Qingdao, Shandong, China

Zhaohong Primary School

NO.2 Ruiting Road, Chengyang District, Qingdao, Shandong

Lecture Hall

Qingdao Open 2018 website

Yu Chen

Yu Chen (陈宇)
WCA Delegate
Danyang Chen (陈丹阳)

Limited number of competitor is 120 because of the limited space.
Base entry fee is 70 yuan per person, and 20 yuan for each event.
Audience free.

Main event
Registration requirements
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Zhi Li (李志) won with an average of 9.35 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Mingyu Liu (刘铭宇) finished second (10.19) and Zonghao Zhang (张宗灏) finished third (10.41).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Cube Zhi Li (李志) 7.32 9.35 China 9.709.538.839.767.32
2x2x2 Cube Zihan Zhang (张子涵) 2.72 3.61 China 4.392.724.063.443.34
3x3x3 Blindfolded Bowen Xiao (肖博文) 1:53.65 DNF China DNFDNF1:53.65
3x3x3 One-Handed Meng Yuan (袁梦) 15.12 16.30 China 15.1215.5616.4819.7116.87
Pyraminx Jiachen Xu (徐嘉辰) 2.02 3.65 China 2.985.363.022.024.94
Skewb Jiachen Xu (徐嘉辰) 3.54 5.03 China 4.515.123.545.465.74
Square-1 Yunmai Hou (侯云迈) 18.98 21.46 China 21.5318.9821.4627.0321.39
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Second round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3 10:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00
Pyraminx First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 15.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Skewb First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 15.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Square-1 Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 40.00

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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