Speedcubes Cape Town 2018

Apr 9, 2018
Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town Science Center

370B Main Rd, Observatory, 7925, South Africa
Speedcubes Cape Town 2018 website
Organization team
Amnon Melzer and Kim Katz
WCA Delegate
Brent Boswell

Organised and sponsored by Speedcubes.co.za. The competition is is open to competitors of all ages and countries. The entrance fee will be R100 at the door, or R80 if purchased online in advance. 2 guests entrance free per competitor sponsored by Speedcubes... any additional will pay the entrance fee

Main event
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
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The base registration fee for this competition is R100 (South African Rand).

Registration for the competition will be done via the WCA website, https://www.worldcubeassociation.org/competitions/SpeedcubesCapeTown2018/register

Registrations will be accepted on the day, however we encourage you to register online in order to streamline the checking in and registration processes on the day. Early registration and payment will receive a discount on the entry fee.

If you can no longer attend, let us know as soon as possible through the contact link on the General Info page.

If you have any problems contact us through the contact links on the General Info page.

Click here to display the highlights of the competition.

Mats Valk won with an average of 7.57 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Abdul Darries finished second (13.58) and Jonathan Munro finished third (15.76).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Cube Mats Valk 7.18 7.57 Netherlands 7.367.807.187.567.94
2x2x2 Cube Mats Valk 1.56 2.67 Netherlands 1.562.056.363.152.80
3x3x3 One-Handed Mats Valk 13.56 14.35 Netherlands 14.1913.9613.5617.3014.91
Pyraminx Maverick Pearson 4.67 5.95 South Africa 7.814.675.056.266.55
Event Round Format Time limit 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
Second round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Final Ao5 10:00.00
Pyraminx Final Ao5 10:00.00
Time Event Round Proceed Format Cutoff Time Limit
08:00 - 12:00 Registration
09:00 - 10:00 Pyraminx 1 (Final) A5 10:00
10:00 - 11:15 3x3 One-Handed 1 (Final) A5 10:00
11:15 - 12:30 2x2 1 (First Round) 34 A5 10:00
12:30 - 14:15 3x3 1 (First Round) 34 A5 10:00
14:15 - 15:00 2x2 2 (Second Round) 12 A5 10:00
15:00 - 16:15 3x3 2 (Second Round) 12 A5 10:00
16:15 - 17:00 2x2 3 (Final) A5 10:00
17:00 - 17:45 3x3 3 (Final) A5 10:00
17:45 - 18:15 Prize Giving

Competitors must be present at the start of an event in order to compete in that event

The entrance fee is R 100 at the door, or R 80 if purchased online in advance.

Entrance can be paid online at speedcubes.co.za:
Online Payment

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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