Berkeley Summer competition 2009

Jun 27, 2009
Berkeley, California, United States

University of California at Berkeley


60 Evans

Berkeley Summer competition 2009 website

Berkeley Cube Club

WCA Delegate
Dan Dzoan
Main event
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Phillip Espinoza won with an average of 13.17 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Darren Kwong finished second (13.98) and Lucas Garron finished third (14.05).

North American records: Edward Lin‎ Pyraminx 4.19 (single) and Pyraminx 7.78 (average).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Phillip Espinoza 12.05 13.17 United States 15.9413.4412.0513.9012.18
4x4x4 Cube Dan Dzoan 53.93 59.17 United States 58.341:33.381:04.6154.5653.93
5x5x5 Cube Lucas Garron 1:46.81 1:49.54 Germany 1:52.212:18.081:48.881:46.811:47.53
3x3x3 Blindfolded Lucas Garron 1:09.72 NR DNF Germany 1:09.72DNFDNF
3x3x3 One-Handed Dan Dzoan 18.69 21.33 United States 23.1618.6920.0323.4720.81
Megaminx Lucas Garron 1:55.40 2:07.88 Germany 2:08.842:19.401:55.40
Pyraminx Edward Lin 4.19 NAR 7.78 NAR United States 8.448.
Square-1 Takao Hashimoto (橋本貴夫) 18.22 21.49 Japan 22.2220.8421.4028.0818.22
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5
Second round Ao5
Final Ao5
4x4x4 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 1:30.00
5x5x5 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Final Ao5
Megaminx Final Mo3
Pyraminx Final Ao5
Square-1 First round Ao5
Final Ao5

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 result to beat to proceed to the second phase of a cutoff round (see Regulation 9g).


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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