BU Spring 2018

May 12, 2018
Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Boston University

1 University Rd, Boston, MA 02215

In the big gym on the first floor of the BU Student Activities Office building.


BU Spring 2018 Organizers

Gus Lipkin, James Quinn, and Jonas Rajagopal
WCA Delegates
Matthew McMillan and Tim Reynolds

This is the third competition ever to be held in Boston, and the first at BU. The cost to compete is $15 USD, and the competitor limit is 130. Spectators may attend free of charge. There will be no registration or payment at the door. You registration will not be considered complete and you will not be added to the competitor list until you have registered and paid.

Main event
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
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There is a competitor limit of 130 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $15 (United States Dollar).

The cost for this competition is $15. You must register and pay online via stripe to compete. There will be no registrations at the door. Full refunds will be given to anyone who requests a refund before 8pm EST on April 27, if there is someone to take your spot.

We will have a waitlist for this competition with a maximum size of 20 people. If registration is full, please register without paying. You will be notified at least a week before the competition if you have made it off the waitlist, in which case you will have 24 hours to pay the registration fee. Please contact matt@cubingusa.org if you have any questions about this process.

Click here to display the highlights of the competition.

Samuel Brenner won with an average of 8.47 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Nipun Kisari finished second (8.86) and Joshua Broderick Phillips finished third (8.99).

3x3x3 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Samuel Brenner 7.70 8.47 United States 7.709.
2 Nipun Kisari 7.40 8.86 United States 9.168.567.4011.638.87
3 Joshua Broderick Phillips 7.98 8.99 United States

4x4x4 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Samantha Raskind 35.55 38.56 United States 39.5536.6135.5543.5939.51
2 James Quinn 37.38 39.00 United States 38.2738.3146.1540.4337.38
3 Nipun Kisari 37.92 39.36 United States 40.1937.9245.6839.1238.77

5x5x5 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Samantha Raskind 1:01.24 1:08.37 United States 1:10.821:08.021:01.241:06.271:11.86
2 Nathan Peck 1:10.70 1:17.25 United States 1:22.231:10.701:21.151:17.871:12.72
3 James Quinn 1:10.66 1:18.28 United States 1:10.661:11.991:30.671:18.731:24.12

6x6x6 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Samantha Raskind 2:05.15 2:08.69 United States 2:15.322:05.592:05.15
2 Jeffrey Li 2:08.41 2:20.98 United States 2:08.412:25.562:28.96
3 Sam Schultz 2:12.28 2:21.50 United States 2:35.192:12.282:17.03

3x3x3 One-Handed

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Samuel Brenner 12.75 14.77 United States 17.1112.7515.1215.2413.94
2 Daniel Gutierrez 12.66 15.95 United States 15.9014.4319.1617.5212.66
3 Nipun Kisari 15.80 16.83 United States 15.8618.0515.8016.5920.42


# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Abhinav Govindaraju 2.39 3.88 United States 3.946.083.982.393.71
2 Evan McKenzie 2.69 4.17 United States 3.78DNF4.912.693.83
3 Samuel Brenner 3.31 4.21 United States 3.615.223.793.315.69


# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Joshua Broderick Phillips 11.71 13.60 United States 12.3713.2918.3211.7115.15
2 James Quinn 14.51 15.79 United States 14.5114.7117.5115.1523.30
3 Roy Lee 14.13 15.99 United States 18.8514.9420.3214.1314.17
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