Ben Kirby

Country WCA ID Gender Competitions Completed Solves
New Zealand 2017KIRB01 Male 10 776

Current Personal Records

Event NR CR WR Single Average WR CR NR
3x3x3 Cube 1 8 245 6.35 8.43 360 11 1
2x2x2 Cube 13 60 1359 1.68 3.09 1176 46 12
4x4x4 Cube 1 4 154 27.22 32.94 227 6 2
5x5x5 Cube 1 5 247 57.41 1:00.33 133 4 1
6x6x6 Cube 1 5 218 1:55.65 2:07.81 270 6 1
7x7x7 Cube 1 5 292 3:01.02 3:12.70 293 6 2
3x3x3 Blindfolded 24 121 5100 5:57.88
3x3x3 Fewest Moves 12 46 1943 37
3x3x3 One-Handed 11 38 1326 13.99 16.45 853 22 6
Megaminx 18 52 1881 1:16.89 1:22.30 1597 40 13
Pyraminx 1 8 239 2.04 4.26 681 22 5
Skewb 30 141 5350 5.42 6.44 2504 68 14
Square-1 7 31 800 13.45 19.84 1009 36 7

Medal Collection

Gold Silver Bronze
9 5 15

Record Collection

WR CR NR
20
Competition Round Place Single Average Solves
3x3x3 Cube
WCA World Championship 2019 Second 109 9.17 9.57 9.179.889.6012.339.23
First 63 7.61 8.77 8.598.1710.879.547.61
Oceania 10th Anniversary 2019 Final 3 7.30 9.11 10.217.309.879.937.53
Second 2 6.80 8.92 7.886.8011.428.6610.22
First 3 8.66 9.72 9.598.7410.8311.958.66
Koalafication Palmy 2019 Final 3 6.79 9.41 6.799.3616.179.619.26
First 1 8.67 9.25 9.149.458.679.759.17
New Zealand Nationals 2018 Final 2 7.90 8.88 7.908.079.2110.929.35
Second 1 7.58 8.67 8.1411.218.349.537.58
First 4 8.97 9.96 10.9814.189.709.208.97
Supreme South Open 2018 Final 1 7.79 8.43 NR 9.648.637.818.847.79
Second 1 6.35 NR 8.85 6.359.6010.217.669.28
First 2 9.39 9.86 9.3910.9010.199.689.72
Wellington Winter 2018 Final 5 8.40 11.14 8.789.1715.48DNF8.40
Second 1 8.85 9.90 8.9310.6310.288.8510.48
First 2 8.30 9.77 9.7510.0110.609.568.30
SNZ Southern 2018 Final 3 10.04 10.65 10.0414.1610.5110.9810.47
Second 6 9.18 11.64 11.9514.1410.8112.179.18
First 2 9.57 10.12 9.5710.009.7810.5712.41
New Zealand Nationals 2017 Second 13 8.57 11.72 11.8112.5914.948.5710.75
First 7 9.51 10.95 9.8711.079.5111.92DNF
Supreme South Open 2017 Final 5 10.40 12.18 13.89DNF10.4011.9010.74
Second 3 9.93 10.84 11.7410.539.9310.26DNF
First 1 9.37 10.44 9.499.3714.2411.5410.28
SNZ Southern 2017 Final 4 9.32 12.82 14.3213.359.3210.7814.72
Second 5 12.44 13.51 12.4414.6213.8314.2712.44
First 5 11.21 13.34 11.8613.5215.8711.2114.65
2x2x2 Cube
WCA World Championship 2019 Second 147 3.00 4.20 4.083.206.885.313.00
Combined First 136 2.64 3.74 4.652.643.70DNF2.86
Oceania 10th Anniversary 2019 Final 7 3.65 4.11 4.264.694.173.913.65
Second 6 2.75 3.93 3.38DNF4.242.754.16
First 11 2.09 4.31 3.312.095.105.664.52
New Zealand Nationals 2018 Final 9 3.03 4.64 3.854.625.503.035.45
Second 12 3.82 4.58 3.824.984.933.835.99
First 3 2.78 3.53 3.804.212.782.973.81
Supreme South Open 2018 Final 10 3.56 4.81 4.463.565.864.215.75
Second 5 2.71 4.44 4.624.432.71DNF4.28
First 4 1.90 3.09 3.832.922.521.904.87
Wellington Winter 2018 Final 12 3.31 8.52 DNF3.314.2817.164.11
First 2 1.68 3.85 5.244.031.684.073.44
SNZ Southern 2018 First 11 2.41 4.28 5.374.576.472.412.90
New Zealand Nationals 2017 Second 12 3.10 4.16 5.014.454.103.103.93
First 17 3.91 4.96 DNF5.704.403.914.79
Supreme South Open 2017 Final 4 3.19 3.99 5.093.193.204.204.58
Second 5 3.95 4.95 4.334.286.253.956.37
First 5 3.30 3.82 3.913.703.303.865.38
SNZ Southern 2017 Second 9 3.72 4.76 4.9513.754.654.693.72
First 6 4.11 4.93 5.635.034.115.454.32
4x4x4 Cube
WCA World Championship 2019 Second 30 27.45 32.94 33.47DNF27.4530.2635.10
First 53 32.53 34.00 32.5334.3837.5333.4134.22
Oceania 10th Anniversary 2019 Final 2 27.22 NR 32.96 34.4833.8827.2232.2332.78
Second 4 30.25 39.59 33.851:20.6430.2536.3948.53
Combined First 6 35.17 39.54 41.8945.5038.0438.6835.17
Koalafication Palmy 2019 Final 5 35.73 40.83 42.9341.3040.8135.7340.38
First 3 28.83 NR 39.28 28.8339.0940.7338.0342.27
New Zealand Nationals 2018 Final 4 34.97 37.31 37.0536.6939.6338.2034.97
Second 5 34.38 40.91 37.4241.1134.3844.1944.51
Combined First 3 34.33 36.60 45.4934.3338.0135.8635.94
Supreme South Open 2018 Final 1 32.41 39.50 37.1943.6541.3839.9332.41
First 1 36.10 38.03 36.3539.4238.3336.1042.07
Wellington Winter 2018 Final 3 36.44 38.82 51.2636.4437.5238.5540.40
Combined First 2 36.56 41.44 44.7736.5641.3652.0138.20
SNZ Southern 2018 Final 3 36.25 42.01 36.2541.7544.7241.0143.26
Combined First 2 31.69 37.59 35.5050.5331.6938.3438.94
New Zealand Nationals 2017 Final 5 39.25 42.77 46.5139.2541.9443.3743.00
Second 8 39.27 45.30 59.1042.1449.8739.2743.88
Combined First 4 37.70 40.83 37.7038.4140.7543.3346.05
Supreme South Open 2017 Final 5 42.49 51.05 42.4949.2953.1050.7654.07
First 8 54.58 1:01.17 58.7359.5754.581:05.221:12.20
SNZ Southern 2017 Combined First 9 54.06 1:14.29 1:04.53DNF1:13.1554.061:25.18
5x5x5 Cube
WCA World Championship 2019 Second 31 58.37 1:00.33 NR 1:00.531:01.2358.3759.241:02.28
First 41 1:01.67 1:02.34 NR 1:04.231:02.201:02.101:02.711:01.67
Oceania 10th Anniversary 2019 Final 2 59.28 1:03.36 NR 1:03.0759.281:04.181:02.831:05.00
Combined First 3 57.41 NR 1:05.31 1:02.621:05.801:10.8357.411:07.50
Koalafication Palmy 2019 Final 1 58.64 NR 1:06.17 1:05.881:12.191:06.8158.641:05.82
Combined First 1 1:01.19 NR 1:04.62 NR 1:15.631:06.931:03.051:01.191:03.88
New Zealand Nationals 2018 Final 3 1:05.30 1:09.65 1:05.301:14.681:08.691:09.371:10.88
Combined First 2 1:03.98 NR 1:10.55 1:07.841:11.711:03.981:13.441:12.10
Supreme South Open 2018 Final 1 1:04.77 1:09.64 NR 1:15.621:04.771:11.311:11.641:05.97
First 1 1:05.43 1:13.02 1:12.161:16.151:10.751:23.691:05.43
Wellington Winter 2018 Final 1 1:04.72 1:13.04 1:04.721:10.961:21.831:14.801:13.36
Combined First 1 1:09.31 1:12.43 1:13.171:13.211:10.921:09.311:13.41
SNZ Southern 2018 Combined Final 3 1:17.05 1:28.00 1:23.011:32.471:17.051:28.521:35.25
New Zealand Nationals 2017 Combined First 9 1:29.02 1:33.65 1:35.391:29.021:58.291:31.571:34.00
Supreme South Open 2017 First 7 1:53.51 2:07.84 2:20.892:14.781:59.191:53.512:09.56
6x6x6 Cube
WCA World Championship 2019 Combined First 63 2:03.44 2:11.83 2:13.912:03.442:18.15
Oceania 10th Anniversary 2019 Final 3 2:04.39 2:12.06 2:16.762:15.022:04.39
Combined First 4 2:01.79 2:12.53 2:13.302:01.792:22.51
Koalafication Palmy 2019 Final 6 2:15.22 DNF 2:19.52DNF2:15.22
Combined First 1 1:55.65 NR 2:07.81 NR 2:15.941:55.652:11.83
New Zealand Nationals 2018 Combined First 13 2:15.90 DNF 2:15.902:27.74DNF
Supreme South Open 2018 Final 1 2:26.66 2:42.84 2:42.122:59.742:26.66
First 3 2:27.50 2:50.15 3:05.842:27.502:57.11
New Zealand Nationals 2017 Combined Final 10 3:07.66 3:13.49 3:10.493:07.663:22.31
7x7x7 Cube
WCA World Championship 2019 Combined First 56 3:05.27 3:12.70 3:14.823:18.023:05.27
Oceania 10th Anniversary 2019 Final 3 3:02.32 3:15.18 3:21.773:21.453:02.32
Combined First 5 3:08.94 3:19.28 3:08.943:28.143:20.77
Koalafication Palmy 2019 Final 2 3:04.42 3:33.40 3:19.923:04.424:15.87
Combined First 1 3:01.02 NR 3:12.95 NR 3:18.183:19.663:01.02
New Zealand Nationals 2018 Final 1 3:23.25 3:27.53 NR 3:23.253:24.303:35.03
Combined First 1 3:21.74 NR 3:35.56 3:21.743:50.723:34.22
New Zealand Nationals 2017 Combined Final 8 5:32.89 5:32.89
3x3x3 Blindfolded
Oceania 10th Anniversary 2019 First 17 DNF DNF DNFDNFDNF
Koalafication Palmy 2019 First 8 DNF DNF DNFDNFDNS
New Zealand Nationals 2018 First 11 5:57.88 DNF DNF5:57.88DNS
Supreme South Open 2018 First 6 9:32.40 DNF 9:32.40DNFDNS
SNZ Southern 2018 Final 5 7:29.21 DNF DNF7:29.21DNS
New Zealand Nationals 2017 First 10 7:19.00 DNF DNF7:19.00DNS
3x3x3 Fewest Moves
WCA World Championship 2019 Final 134 37 DNF DNF37DNF
New Zealand Nationals 2017 Final 9 38 4338
3x3x3 One-Handed
WCA World Championship 2019 First 91 13.99 17.01 16.5918.1619.6413.9916.27
Oceania 10th Anniversary 2019 Final 8 15.17 17.97 16.3328.9817.9715.1719.60
Combined First 4 14.81 16.45 14.8115.0918.4315.8322.01
New Zealand Nationals 2018 Final 8 18.86 19.73 19.4020.0121.7618.8619.78
Combined First 3 15.76 17.56 19.4517.3817.7017.6015.76
Supreme South Open 2018 Final 4 17.94 22.91 22.5123.5017.9422.9423.29
Second 4 19.59 20.69 21.1220.3619.5920.59DNF
First 4 17.46 21.30 21.9521.1539.7820.7917.46
Wellington Winter 2018 Final 7 19.30 21.75 23.1822.7523.6619.3019.31
Combined First 6 19.92 21.78 22.2719.9221.7822.3221.29
SNZ Southern 2018 Combined First 11 20.72 30.19 36.9927.5531.5831.4420.72
New Zealand Nationals 2017 Second 14 21.72 24.09 24.2421.7224.8223.2051.30
Combined First 8 17.37 21.11 28.0824.4017.3719.4619.48
Supreme South Open 2017 Final 6 24.37 28.16 36.9625.6624.3730.4028.43
First 7 24.03 27.39 26.6826.6524.0330.0328.85
SNZ Southern 2017 First 9 28.73 45.21 56.2338.5140.89DNF28.73
Megaminx
WCA World Championship 2019 Combined First 150 1:19.72 1:26.39 1:30.171:23.111:28.931:27.141:19.72
Oceania 10th Anniversary 2019 Combined First 11 1:16.89 1:31.70 1:26.211:38.851:16.891:31.571:37.32
Koalafication Palmy 2019 Final 6 1:17.04 1:22.30 1:18.651:31.501:26.741:21.511:17.04
Combined First 6 1:25.41 1:32.48 1:27.101:38.061:40.131:32.281:25.41
New Zealand Nationals 2018 Combined First 15 1:40.12 1:49.76 1:57.181:56.121:41.521:40.121:51.65
Supreme South Open 2018 Final 5 1:38.69 1:50.48 2:15.551:55.201:38.691:55.381:40.87
Pyraminx
WCA World Championship 2019 Combined First 168 4.83 7.38 DNF5.867.814.838.47
Oceania 10th Anniversary 2019 Final 6 3.45 5.60 8.023.454.209.174.59
Second 3 3.90 4.78 4.303.904.326.485.71
First 3 3.40 4.96 4.4810.186.084.313.40
New Zealand Nationals 2018 Final 3 2.95 4.34 4.295.193.55DNF2.95
Second 4 4.93 5.22 5.664.935.725.044.96
Combined First 2 3.35 4.92 5.235.493.354.056.59
Supreme South Open 2018 Final 2 2.04 NR 5.08 5.136.206.632.043.92
First 2 3.33 4.56 4.21DNF5.104.383.33
Wellington Winter 2018 Final 1 3.14 4.26 3.143.754.865.584.17
First 1 4.25 4.88 4.894.254.646.765.12
SNZ Southern 2018 Final 1 4.03 4.86 4.034.115.456.435.01
First 3 4.66 5.82 5.545.044.667.756.87
New Zealand Nationals 2017 Final 5 4.61 5.49 4.80DNF4.615.606.06
Second 3 3.41 4.55 6.425.194.433.414.04
First 10 4.62 7.00 4.626.647.556.827.72
Supreme South Open 2017 Final 3 3.32 6.00 6.273.326.235.51DNF
Second 2 3.40 4.57 4.614.953.408.354.15
First 3 4.57 5.79 8.524.585.784.577.01
SNZ Southern 2017 Final 3 4.70 5.70 5.935.624.705.765.73
Second 3 3.80 6.03 5.786.106.213.806.28
First 2 4.18 5.35 4.595.765.696.634.18
Skewb
WCA World Championship 2019 Combined First 205 6.51 9.44 9.336.519.699.509.50
New Zealand Nationals 2018 Final 8 5.76 7.78 6.978.568.407.965.76
Combined First 8 5.74 7.09 8.155.746.776.3612.04
Wellington Winter 2018 Final 3 5.50 6.48 6.465.508.386.286.69
First 6 6.06 7.16 6.906.067.787.686.90
SNZ Southern 2018 First 9 5.46 8.22 29.677.8910.466.325.46
New Zealand Nationals 2017 Final 6 5.96 7.25 8.476.848.066.855.96
First 7 5.42 6.44 6.915.426.825.588.13
Supreme South Open 2017 Final 6 8.14 10.84 10.8611.9515.398.149.71
First 7 13.66 17.07 15.5621.5157.1913.6614.13
Square-1
WCA World Championship 2019 First 162 25.34 36.75 32.8153.7343.3825.3434.07
Koalafication Palmy 2019 Final 4 17.43 22.97 17.4324.9120.7823.2125.30
Combined First 5 19.03 27.16 37.8734.9423.8922.6419.03
New Zealand Nationals 2018 Combined First 10 20.02 29.93 20.0234.5827.2327.9836.83
Supreme South Open 2018 Final 3 23.57 27.81 23.9728.2123.5731.2431.97
First 4 23.07 26.05 29.5527.7125.0823.0725.36
New Zealand Nationals 2017 Final 8 20.45 25.96 25.1420.4526.5826.1626.76
Combined First 6 13.45 19.84 15.9213.4524.5526.4019.04
Supreme South Open 2017 Final 3 19.30 30.92 34.4239.6926.0319.3032.30

History of National Records

Single Average Competition Round Solves
3x3x3 Cube
8.43 Supreme South Open 2018 Final 9.648.637.818.847.79
6.35 Supreme South Open 2018 Second
4x4x4 Cube
27.22 Oceania 10th Anniversary 2019 Final
28.83 Koalafication Palmy 2019 First
5x5x5 Cube
1:00.33 WCA World Championship 2019 Second 1:00.531:01.2358.3759.241:02.28
1:02.34 WCA World Championship 2019 First 1:04.231:02.201:02.101:02.711:01.67
1:03.36 Oceania 10th Anniversary 2019 Final 1:03.0759.281:04.181:02.831:05.00
57.41 Oceania 10th Anniversary 2019 Combined First
58.64 Koalafication Palmy 2019 Final
1:01.19 1:04.62 Koalafication Palmy 2019 Combined First 1:15.631:06.931:03.051:01.191:03.88
1:03.98 New Zealand Nationals 2018 Combined First
1:09.64 Supreme South Open 2018 Final 1:15.621:04.771:11.311:11.641:05.97
6x6x6 Cube
1:55.65 2:07.81 Koalafication Palmy 2019 Combined First 2:15.941:55.652:11.83
7x7x7 Cube
3:01.02 3:12.95 Koalafication Palmy 2019 Combined First 3:18.183:19.663:01.02
3:27.53 New Zealand Nationals 2018 Final 3:23.253:24.303:35.03
3:21.74 New Zealand Nationals 2018 Combined First
Pyraminx
2.04 Supreme South Open 2018 Final

National Championship Podiums

Event Place Single Average Solves
New Zealand Nationals 2018
3x3x3 Cube 1 7.90 8.88 7.908.079.2110.929.35
4x4x4 Cube 3 34.97 37.31 37.0536.6939.6338.2034.97
5x5x5 Cube 2 1:05.30 1:09.65 1:05.301:14.681:08.691:09.371:10.88
7x7x7 Cube 1 3:23.25 3:27.53 3:23.253:24.303:35.03
Pyraminx 3 2.95 4.34 4.295.193.55DNF2.95
New Zealand Nationals 2017
Pyraminx 3 4.61 5.49 4.80DNF4.615.606.06