James Benedict Cañares

Country WCA ID Gender Competitions Completed Solves
Philippines 2007CANA01 Male 31 1095

Current Personal Records

Event NR CR WR Single Average WR CR NR
3x3x3 Cube 100 920 2603 9.28 11.80 3287 1211 134
2x2x2 Cube 305 3109 9868 3.49 5.71 11980 4078 409
4x4x4 Cube 263 2640 6347 53.04 1:04.06 7416 3055 314
5x5x5 Cube 319 3336 9085 2:35.27 2:50.39 7967 2941 287
3x3x3 Blindfolded 145 1729 4462 6:59.69
3x3x3 One-Handed 187 1915 4579 20.37 26.85 5719 2504 243
Clock 80 1592 5003 1:15.28 2:07.86 3839 1308 72
Megaminx 126 1428 4422 2:09.56 2:41.19 4698 1507 143
Pyraminx 486 4558 14111 8.46 16.03 22833 7478 788
Square-1 171 2005 7521 2:56.70

Medal Collection

Gold Silver Bronze
12 17 8

Record Collection

WR CR NR
14
Competition Round Place Single Average Solves
3x3x3 Cube
Visayas Championship 2018 Second 18 11.22 14.16 15.6611.2219.1414.4312.40
First 31 13.37 16.25 14.9613.3717.2416.54DNF
Iligan Open 2017 Final 5 10.59 12.55 11.2910.59DNF14.8411.53
Second 4 12.59 13.47 13.0512.5914.1014.1113.26
First 4 12.61 13.33 13.2713.6013.7012.6113.11
Cebu Speedcubing Year End 2017 Second 16 10.93 15.54 10.9315.9020.6715.3215.40
First 7 11.32 12.61 12.9412.7811.3216.2212.12
Cebu Masters 2017 Final 4 11.45 12.22 15.3712.5312.4011.7311.45
Second 9 11.63 13.30 11.9213.88DNF14.1111.63
First 5 12.19 13.12 12.1912.4014.3912.5716.34
Philippine Championship 2017 Second 56 11.87 13.30 17.7911.8713.7113.2512.95
First 43 12.03 12.77 13.2612.0313.9512.0513.00
Visayas Championship 2017 Final 4 11.23 12.32 15.8912.1913.0111.7511.23
Second 7 12.20 13.01 12.5312.2012.8314.3813.67
First 10 12.56 13.75 14.0316.2913.4112.5613.81
Cebu Open 2017 Final 6 12.26 13.08 14.3712.2612.3514.2212.68
Second 4 12.08 12.89 12.0812.3513.3813.0513.26
First 11 12.27 15.25 15.5815.6014.5829.0012.27
Iligan Open 2016 Final 4 12.49 13.29 12.5412.7018.9614.6312.49
Second 7 12.74 13.95 14.6914.3812.7814.8412.74
First 6 12.26 13.83 12.2615.5014.7412.5614.18
Speedcubing Year End 2016 Final 6 10.95 13.27 12.6416.6315.5010.9511.68
Second 5 11.54 13.22 16.5313.2611.5414.0712.33
First 5 12.38 13.93 13.8013.4015.5314.6012.38
Philippine Championship 2016 Semi Final 21 11.85 12.57 14.1311.8512.1312.5813.01
Second 26 11.82 13.14 12.9813.6912.7619.1711.82
First 29 12.66 13.16 13.5512.7515.6513.1812.66
Visayas Championship 2016 Final 2 11.57 12.23 11.5711.7113.8612.4212.57
Second 7 12.65 14.36 13.6412.6516.3413.9615.48
First 5 11.86 12.84 14.0612.6712.9411.8612.92
Cebu Open 2016 Final 5 12.87 14.80 14.3113.7112.8716.3716.50
Second 4 12.56 13.36 14.3612.5613.1014.1812.81
First 3 12.23 13.73 14.8314.0312.3415.4912.23
Western Visayas Open 2016 Final 1 11.37 12.50 13.3811.3712.2112.4912.81
Second 2 11.69 12.62 15.7012.4712.7512.6311.69
First 1 10.75 12.83 12.9110.7513.0812.4914.67
Cebu Masters 2016 Final 2 11.66 13.19 13.0212.8311.6613.7122.94
Second 4 10.91 13.02 12.6013.6212.8410.9117.08
First 4 12.44 13.82 15.2812.6614.9412.4413.85
Rise of Cubers Tagum 2016 Final 3 10.74 13.25 14.0714.6013.0110.7412.66
Second 8 12.25 14.60 17.4016.5613.8013.4312.25
First 2 10.13 13.8013.0910.13
Cubing for a Cause 2015 Final 1 11.64 12.34 13.5311.8712.6811.6412.48
Second 6 12.78 14.43 17.8512.7813.7915.9913.50
First 2 11.84 12.60 11.8412.9411.9712.8816.94
Clash Of Cubers Davao 2015 Final 2 12.23 13.22 12.2313.7113.0612.8814.02
Second 2 12.16 12.64 12.5512.1612.8312.5314.38
First 1 9.28 9.2819.5615.63
Cebu Open 2015 Final 4 12.77 13.80 12.7815.3814.1112.7714.50
Second 5 12.88 14.58 15.6812.8815.3415.2613.13
First 3 12.05 14.00 15.9612.0514.7712.8014.44
Cagayan de Oro Open 2012 Final 2 11.25 12.56 12.5313.5612.4712.6811.25
First 2 10.88 12.96 12.9712.8310.8813.1313.09
Cebu Open 2011 Final 2 11.27 12.48 11.2711.7513.6812.6513.03
Second 2 10.31 11.81 13.6111.8410.3112.1811.41
First 3 11.38 12.51 11.8411.3812.4713.2215.61
Philippine Open 2011 Final 10 11.02 15.18 16.7812.1516.6916.6911.02
Second 3 9.33 11.80 10.939.3313.9312.2712.21
First 6 11.13 13.06 DNF13.1811.1314.3111.68
Cube Ta Bai 2011 Final 3 11.94 12.83 13.5911.9412.0215.4112.88
Second 3 11.08 13.62 15.2811.80DNF13.7811.08
First 1 10.61 12.12 11.1310.6112.8612.3812.97
Cebu Open 2010 Final 1 11.00 13.56 14.5513.3312.8111.0014.75
Second 3 12.96 13.79 12.9617.4715.3113.0812.97
First 1 11.77 13.70 15.3412.2113.8015.0811.77
Cebu Masters 2009 Final 1 11.15 12.90 12.4112.8113.4711.1515.08
Second 1 11.00 13.34 13.3111.6311.0015.0915.31
First 1 11.53 14.17 14.4711.5313.5019.8814.53
Bulacan Open 2009 Final 1 12.18 13.28 13.5812.1813.9712.2815.88
Second 3 11.53 15.58 17.1912.5017.0611.5317.55
First 1 10.63 13.77 10.6314.5615.3012.4414.31
Rizal Open 2009 Final 1 12.77 14.05 15.6113.0812.7713.4618.38
Second 2 12.63 15.13 12.6314.5315.66DNF15.21
First 2 13.91 15.10 14.8114.1617.0913.9116.34
Cebu Open 2009 Final 2 13.47 15.11 16.7713.4715.0815.8114.44
Second 2 11.55 13.57 14.5511.5514.0816.1112.09
First 2 12.15 13.93 15.6314.8712.8312.1514.08
Iligan Open 2008 Final 1 12.11 13.60 13.4612.1114.0016.9013.34
Second 1 12.40 13.91 DNF16.1612.5212.4013.05
First 1 12.38 14.60 25.7512.3814.5915.0614.16
Philippines Open 2008 Final 2 11.46 15.10 15.8413.4711.4616.6315.99
Second 1 12.11 13.56 NR 12.1114.4312.1214.1316.45
First 2 13.47 13.4716.4016.84
Cebu Open 2008 Final 1 10.68 NR 15.66 20.0217.0915.0614.8310.68
Second 2 13.40 15.81 17.9117.2113.4015.3414.88
First 1 14.06 14.67 NR 14.4714.6914.0616.6814.84
Philippines Open 2007 Final 2 14.44 16.36 15.5019.0814.4416.2717.30
Second 2 14.00 NR 15.56 NR 14.0016.8114.4015.4717.36
First 2 14.75 NR 16.90 NR 17.9620.4017.1914.7515.55
2x2x2 Cube
Visayas Championship 2018 Final 28 6.48 8.19 7.6210.448.368.596.48
First 24 6.24 6.69 6.496.2416.257.126.47
Iligan Open 2017 Final 5 5.78 6.42 6.725.786.498.216.05
First 8 5.86 7.29 7.688.845.867.506.70
Cebu Speedcubing Year End 2017 Final 23 5.92 6.46 5.926.816.3510.456.23
Cebu Masters 2017 First 28 5.28 8.88 10.355.288.427.8616.93
Philippine Championship 2017 First 159 6.39 8.24 7.0910.769.906.397.73
Visayas Championship 2017 Final 28 5.25 7.10 7.207.3311.006.775.25
First 26 5.83 7.41 7.635.838.787.656.96
Cebu Open 2017 Final 23 5.66 7.62 6.549.427.279.065.66
Iligan Open 2016 First 11 6.55 8.32 6.557.2710.1110.847.57
Speedcubing Year End 2016 Final 17 5.01 7.53 7.838.456.3110.025.01
Philippine Championship 2016 First 77 6.78 7.17 8.067.507.086.926.78
Visayas Championship 2016 Final 18 5.81 6.82 10.196.157.556.775.81
First 13 3.49 5.71 4.606.513.498.166.02
Cebu Open 2016 First 29 9.59 11.30 11.269.5911.5312.0411.10
Western Visayas Open 2016 First 11 9.45 14.95 17.3815.519.45DNF11.95
Cagayan de Oro Open 2012 Final 8 11.03 17.90 11.0314.1626.7712.8326.71
Cebu Open 2011 Final 5 6.66 7.93 7.9010.038.976.666.91
Philippine Open 2011 Second 16 5.02 9.95 8.885.029.8811.5011.09
First 17 3.69 8.02 8.383.696.619.0810.21
Cube Ta Bai 2011 Final 7 7.05 8.21 7.058.778.477.399.89
Cebu Open 2010 Final 2 6.21 7.78 8.416.217.909.037.03
Cebu Masters 2009 Final 2 5.58 6.05 6.666.005.656.505.58
Bulacan Open 2009 Final 5 5.85 7.09 5.857.276.867.158.53
First 4 4.69 7.28 6.734.696.638.479.69
Rizal Open 2009 Final 2 5.97 6.94 5.977.5810.216.087.15
First 9 4.89 7.99 10.7512.217.615.604.89
Cebu Open 2009 Final 4 7.05 7.66 7.348.2810.507.057.36
Iligan Open 2008 Final 1 5.00 5.88 NR 5.556.658.165.445.00
Philippines Open 2008 Final 9 7.55 8.25 8.408.567.7811.617.55
First 17 7.63 9.28 7.6310.598.9110.348.59
Cebu Open 2008 Final 6 6.34 9.37 9.059.389.6912.916.34
Philippines Open 2007 Final 7 9.25 13.29 12.8814.1614.2212.849.25
4x4x4 Cube
Visayas Championship 2018 Final 24 1:03.61 1:13.13 1:16.521:45.911:03.611:10.861:12.02
Combined First 22 1:05.77 1:10.15 1:17.351:13.781:10.241:06.431:05.77
Iligan Open 2017 Final 6 1:01.04 1:12.29 1:18.101:13.201:05.571:26.571:01.04
First 3 1:01.94 1:05.74 1:03.621:07.311:06.281:14.811:01.94
Cebu Speedcubing Year End 2017 Combined Final 19 59.63 1:18.12 1:04.2059.631:54.981:35.091:15.07
Cebu Masters 2017 Final 19 59.18 1:24.84 1:21.3759.18DNF1:38.081:15.07
Combined First 18 59.52 1:11.34 DNF1:23.121:05.841:05.0659.52
Philippine Championship 2017 Combined First 99 1:12.16 1:26.101:12.16
Visayas Championship 2017 Combined First 31 1:44.03 2:03.211:44.03
Cebu Open 2017 Combined Final 14 1:01.47 1:09.64 1:13.651:01.471:08.331:06.941:15.97
Iligan Open 2016 Final 6 1:02.19 1:05.40 1:13.531:02.591:02.191:07.151:06.47
First 5 54.94 1:04.75 1:06.951:02.171:05.141:12.2954.94
Speedcubing Year End 2016 Final 8 57.10 1:07.19 1:02.421:06.061:13.0857.101:24.15
Philippine Championship 2016 Combined First 45 53.04 1:07.74 1:19.5959.64DNF53.041:04.00
Visayas Championship 2016 First 12 1:02.24 1:10.45 1:09.361:13.321:27.661:08.661:02.24
Cebu Open 2016 Final 15 1:03.07 1:41.15 DNF2:39.331:03.071:10.511:13.61
First 12 1:08.43 1:22.75 1:15.231:32.281:30.541:08.431:22.48
Western Visayas Open 2016 Final 4 1:04.83 1:19.99 1:20.841:31.301:04.831:14.861:24.28
First 4 1:05.19 1:17.49 DNF1:21.631:15.811:05.191:15.02
Cebu Open 2015 First 7 1:11.93 1:13.77 1:11.931:14.841:20.251:12.131:14.34
Cagayan de Oro Open 2012 Final 3 1:09.81 1:17.73 1:09.811:45.611:15.251:16.531:21.40
Cebu Open 2011 Final 5 58.38 1:13.56 58.381:26.631:09.611:10.881:20.18
First 6 56.90 1:09.15 1:14.651:08.461:06.1656.901:12.83
Philippine Open 2011 First 15 1:07.66 1:16.411:07.661:19.08
Cebu Masters 2009 Final 2 59.46 1:04.06 DNF1:01.2759.461:08.251:02.65
First 2 1:00.53 1:07.49 1:17.901:15.531:03.051:00.531:03.88
Bulacan Open 2009 Final 4 1:05.53 1:13.75 1:05.531:13.181:16.031:25.861:12.05
First 2 1:01.84 1:08.33 1:07.911:01.841:05.311:11.771:25.63
Rizal Open 2009 Final 3 1:00.93 1:10.16 1:18.001:00.931:13.311:05.341:11.84
First 5 1:13.68 1:14.83 1:13.681:14.311:15.501:25.811:14.69
Cebu Open 2009 Final 2 59.33 1:06.11 1:08.441:21.341:04.131:05.7759.33
Iligan Open 2008 Final 1 1:08.34 1:15.49 1:11.211:08.341:34.971:24.551:10.72
Philippines Open 2008 Final 4 1:04.30 1:20.16 1:04.301:16.411:15.651:38.801:28.41
Cebu Open 2008 Final 2 1:13.36 NR 1:27.97 1:39.081:13.361:25.181:29.211:29.52
Philippines Open 2007 Final 2 1:31.27 NR 1:39.69 NR 1:35.911:31.271:48.331:34.841:56.41
5x5x5 Cube
Bulacan Open 2009 Final 8 2:35.27 2:50.39 2:44.183:32.752:35.272:55.432:51.55
Philippines Open 2007 Final 4 3:09.72 4:04.35 4:18.634:04.333:50.084:39.333:09.72
3x3x3 Blindfolded
Rizal Open 2009 First 5 DNF DNF DNFDNFDNS
Iligan Open 2008 Final 3 DNF DNFDNF
Philippines Open 2008 Final 16 6:59.69 DNF DNF6:59.69DNF
Cebu Open 2008 Final 7 DNF DNF DNFDNFDNF
Philippines Open 2007 Final 2 7:58.61 DNF 7:58.61DNFDNF
3x3x3 One-Handed
Visayas Championship 2018 Combined Final 22 27.14 32.92 30.3239.8035.4027.1433.04
Iligan Open 2017 Final 4 24.44 30.86 29.9424.4444.6932.8129.83
Cebu Speedcubing Year End 2017 Combined Final 16 26.02 29.82 31.8026.0236.4430.1527.50
Cebu Masters 2017 Final 16 27.81 30.99 30.9140.3627.8133.3028.76
First 14 23.25 30.46 30.7233.7029.2423.2531.41
Philippine Championship 2017 Combined First 72 20.37 29.67 32.1226.4030.4920.3745.66
Visayas Championship 2017 Combined Final 17 24.84 29.63 30.2724.8426.5332.09DNF
Cebu Open 2017 Final 15 26.14 32.46 26.1440.2635.0327.4134.93
Iligan Open 2016 Final 9 26.80 40.25 39.00DNF27.9153.8526.80
First 8 24.44 28.56 24.4427.0528.1230.5132.83
Speedcubing Year End 2016 Final 6 27.10 30.06 27.1039.5829.8030.4929.90
Philippine Championship 2016 Combined First 29 23.34 26.85 30.0352.4625.1225.4123.34
Visayas Championship 2016 Final 8 23.05 27.15 23.5523.0529.9227.9730.88
Cebu Open 2016 Final 11 20.69 37.37 35.0732.8020.6956.3844.23
Western Visayas Open 2016 Final 2 20.39 26.98 31.2225.4229.0920.3926.44
Cebu Masters 2016 Final 6 27.13 41.20 32.6727.1336.83DNF54.10
Rise of Cubers Tagum 2016 Combined Final 14 27.06 31.37 42.0130.7127.6435.7627.06
Cubing for a Cause 2015 Final 8 22.03 35.67 1:11.4635.4422.0339.9331.65
Cebu Open 2015 Final 7 28.38 32.11 44.4633.0528.3834.0929.18
Cagayan de Oro Open 2012 Final 5 24.65 28.87 24.6528.6532.4428.5929.36
First 5 25.78 27.61 28.6937.9725.8028.3325.78
Cebu Open 2011 Final 4 25.21 29.90 26.2530.3836.5033.0825.21
Philippine Open 2011 Second 15 20.90 31.55 36.5225.2132.9148.1820.90
First 20 27.88 33.30 27.8835.1130.3636.9634.44
Cebu Masters 2009 Final 3 27.09 32.12 32.0927.0953.0934.3329.93
Bulacan Open 2009 Final 4 28.19 32.78 30.3439.2230.5828.1937.43
First 4 27.16 30.92 27.1635.7128.6128.8135.33
Rizal Open 2009 Final 3 22.16 27.51 22.1629.8631.2724.6328.05
First 2 22.63 27.15 25.0629.4028.3828.0022.63
Cebu Open 2009 Final 4 27.59 30.54 30.6130.3127.5935.6630.69
Iligan Open 2008 Final 1 23.41 NR 27.61 NR 24.1131.4723.4127.2531.72
Philippines Open 2008 Final 1 27.13 29.11 NR 27.2534.8531.9527.1328.14
First 3 26.22 32.3426.2239.08
Cebu Open 2008 Final 3 29.30 36.16 42.8430.111:01.9129.3035.52
Philippines Open 2007 Final 5 42.28 48.64 57.0251.1842.2842.6852.05
Clock
Visayas Championship 2018 Final 10 1:15.28 2:07.86 DNF1:58.091:15.282:11.692:13.80
Megaminx
Visayas Championship 2018 Combined Final 14 3:03.41 3:03.413:09.66
Cebu Speedcubing Year End 2017 Combined Final 10 4:05.31 4:05.31DNS
Cebu Masters 2017 Combined First 11 3:06.40 3:29.043:06.40
Visayas Championship 2017 Combined Final 15 3:27.74 3:27.744:03.03
Cebu Open 2017 Combined Final 14 2:46.37 2:46.372:54.58
Cebu Masters 2009 Final 3 2:32.91 3:05.49 3:58.212:45.362:32.91
Bulacan Open 2009 Final 8 2:09.56 2:41.19 3:16.722:09.562:37.28
Rizal Open 2009 Final 12 2:45.71 3:04.93 2:50.443:38.632:45.71
Cebu Open 2009 Final 9 3:16.06 3:25.61 3:21.153:16.063:39.63
Pyraminx
Visayas Championship 2018 Final 35 17.32 27.36 31.8123.3617.3226.9132.11
Iligan Open 2017 Final 9 17.14 21.18 22.8122.4318.5817.1422.52
Cebu Speedcubing Year End 2017 Final 31 17.94 24.35 24.5925.6826.1722.7917.94
Cebu Masters 2017 First 31 15.41 29.90 50.1322.4859.3017.0815.41
Philippine Championship 2017 First 125 14.31 20.32 26.1116.1924.3114.3120.47
Visayas Championship 2017 Final 35 12.45 25.98 18.2027.5541.2212.4532.19
Cebu Open 2017 Final 32 10.95 25.00 10.9523.4334.3817.1957.81
Iligan Open 2016 Final 11 20.77 23.67 22.3129.6320.7726.8021.89
Speedcubing Year End 2016 Final 20 10.16 26.70 26.1610.1641.9640.8513.09
Philippine Championship 2016 First 71 16.56 21.01 19.5429.3423.2520.2516.56
Visayas Championship 2016 Final 21 14.35 22.31 24.6914.3520.9430.0621.30
Cebu Open 2016 Final 17 9.07 20.12 23.1615.5021.719.0753.07
Western Visayas Open 2016 Final 5 19.91 21.64 23.0520.2225.6521.6419.91
Cebu Masters 2016 Final 8 12.05 16.03 16.1436.4512.0516.2115.75
Cagayan de Oro Open 2012 Final 4 18.56 25.62 48.6625.1518.5621.0930.63
First 4 8.91 19.07 22.5814.5822.758.9120.06
Cebu Open 2011 First 6 8.65 22.63 20.6513.2141.308.6534.02
Philippine Open 2011 Final 12 11.09 19.04 11.0944.5911.6321.0324.46
Cube Ta Bai 2011 First 9 10.61 19.64 19.9318.7830.4410.6120.22
Cebu Open 2010 First 9 11.13 22.00 24.6618.2811.1323.8123.90
Cebu Masters 2009 First 9 15.66 33.40 46.2741.3119.9638.9415.66
Bulacan Open 2009 Final 9 11.59 20.52 50.1929.0311.5918.8813.65
Rizal Open 2009 Final 10 16.15 27.67 16.1533.83DNF29.7519.43
Cebu Open 2009 Final 17 15.61 22.84 36.5917.4615.6129.9721.09
Iligan Open 2008 Final 6 8.46 18.94 17.3427.8823.9215.568.46
Square-1
Philippines Open 2008 Final 11 2:56.70 DNF 2:56.70DNF3:25.46

History of National Records

Single Average Competition Round Solves
3x3x3 Cube
13.56 Philippines Open 2008 Second 12.1114.4312.1214.1316.45
10.68 Cebu Open 2008 Final
14.67 Cebu Open 2008 First 14.4714.6914.0616.6814.84
14.00 15.56 Philippines Open 2007 Second 14.0016.8114.4015.4717.36
14.75 16.90 Philippines Open 2007 First 17.9620.4017.1914.7515.55
2x2x2 Cube
5.88 Iligan Open 2008 Final 5.556.658.165.445.00
4x4x4 Cube
1:13.36 Cebu Open 2008 Final
1:31.27 1:39.69 Philippines Open 2007 Final 1:35.911:31.271:48.331:34.841:56.41
3x3x3 One-Handed
23.41 27.61 Iligan Open 2008 Final 24.1131.4723.4127.2531.72
29.11 Philippines Open 2008 Final 27.2534.8531.9527.1328.14

National Championship Podiums

Event Place Single Average Solves
Philippines Open 2008
3x3x3 Cube 2 11.46 15.10 15.8413.4711.4616.6315.99
4x4x4 Cube 3 1:04.30 1:20.16 1:04.301:16.411:15.651:38.801:28.41
3x3x3 One-Handed 1 27.13 29.11 27.2534.8531.9527.1328.14
Philippines Open 2007
3x3x3 Cube 1 14.44 16.36 15.5019.0814.4416.2717.30
4x4x4 Cube 1 1:31.27 1:39.69 1:35.911:31.271:48.331:34.841:56.41
5x5x5 Cube 3 3:09.72 4:04.35 4:18.634:04.333:50.084:39.333:09.72
3x3x3 Blindfolded 2 7:58.61 DNF 7:58.61DNFDNF
3x3x3 One-Handed 3 42.28 48.64 57.0251.1842.2842.6852.05