CubingUSA Southern Championship 2023

Jun 22 - 25, 2023
Austin, Texas, United States

Austin Convention Center

500 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78701

Ballrooms EFG (4th floor)

Organization team
Azhar Virani, CJ York, Casey Ngo, Chris Deng, CubingUSA Treasurer, Fletcher Berry, Jose Ortiz Jr., Matt Lee, Michael Conard, RJ Gohn, Ryan Pilat, Vincent Chen, and Zachary Walden
WCA Delegates
Chris Deng, Fletcher Berry, Matt Lee, Michael Conard, RJ Gohn, Vincent Chen, and Walker Welch
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This competition is supported by CubingUSA as the Southern Regional Championship of 2023.
The following states are eligible for the title of Southern Champion: Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana, and Mississippi.

Please note that the schedule is subject to change, as we may hold events slightly earlier or later than shown depending on whether the competition is running ahead of schedule or behind schedule.

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No outside food or drink will be allowed in the venue.

Logo designed by Dana Conard.

Main event
Registration period

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There is a competitor limit of 375 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $85 (United States Dollar).
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  • If the competitor limit has been reached, the waitlist opens. You can enter the waitlist by registering and paying the fee. Competitors will be accepted from the waitlist in the order that they paid.
  • Competitors who do not make it off of the waitlist before the deadline (Friday, June 9, 2023 at 7:00 PM CDT) will receive a full refund shortly before the competition.
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Click here to display the highlights of the competition.

Luke Garrett won with an average of 6.09 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Ryan Pilat finished second (6.88) and Dylan Miller finished third (7.06).

North American records: Tommy Cherry‎ Clock 3.59 (average).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Cube Luke Garrett 4.88 6.09 United States 4.887.696.056.206.01
2x2x2 Cube Tommy Cherry 1.52 1.88 United States 2.09DNF1.521.661.89
4x4x4 Cube Tommy Cherry 25.28 28.28 United States 25.2825.8530.4635.0528.54
5x5x5 Cube Luke Garrett 49.81 55.63 United States 55.7059.3858.8649.8152.33
6x6x6 Cube Tommy Cherry 1:37.70 1:43.17 United States 1:49.051:42.751:37.70
7x7x7 Cube Ryan Pilat 2:30.74 2:34.86 United States 2:37.572:36.262:30.74
3x3x3 Blindfolded Tommy Cherry 14.18 DNF United States 15.4214.18DNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Walker Welch 20 25.33 United States 202828
3x3x3 One-Handed Luke Garrett 7.74 9.18 United States 7.7410.807.899.6210.04
Clock Tommy Cherry 2.84 4.30 United States
Megaminx Luke Garrett 36.63 38.14 United States 42.9437.3036.6338.6038.51
Pyraminx Andres Rodriguez 2.17 2.76 United States 2.692.173.952.852.73
Skewb Stanley Chapel 1.86 2.75 United States 3.622.122.50DNF1.86
Square-1 Ryan Pilat 5.83 6.97 United States 7.549.855.836.446.93
4x4x4 Blindfolded Stanley Chapel 1:21.70 DNF United States DNF1:21.70DNF
5x5x5 Blindfolded Stanley Chapel 2:23.89 DNF United States 2:44.28DNF2:23.89
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Stanley Chapel 42/51 58:51 United States 31/52 1:00:0042/51 58:51