EPGY California Open 2008

Feb 16, 2008
Stanford, California, United States

Stanford University


Kresge Auditorium

EPGY California Open 2008 website

Tyson MaoLeyan Lo

Leyan Lo and Tyson Mao (毛台勝)
WCA Delegate
Tyson Mao (毛台勝)

Pre-registration $5 + $2 for each additional event. ($10 registration is appreciated. The team is raising money for 2008 US National Championships).

Main event
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Andy Tsao won with an average of 13.49 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Leyan Lo finished second (14.51) and Lucas Garron finished third (15.23).

Asian records: Takao Hashimoto (橋本貴夫)‎ Square-1 24.08 (single) and Square-1 29.73 (average).

North American records: Andy Tsao‎ 3x3x3 Multi-Blind 2/2 9:02 (single); Nick Young‎ Square-1 25.86 (single) and Square-1 31.48 (average).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Andy Tsao 12.30 13.49 United States 15.4014.1312.3012.4713.86
2x2x2 Cube Leyan Lo 5.11 5.93 United States 8.445.945.116.635.21
4x4x4 Cube Andy Tsao 1:00.50 1:02.67 United States 1:11.441:01.941:00.501:02.051:04.02
5x5x5 Cube Michael Gottlieb 1:38.33 1:48.69 United States 1:52.212:06.191:45.781:38.331:48.09
3x3x3 Blindfolded Leyan Lo 1:41.27 1:47.63 United States 1:41.271:55.551:46.06
3x3x3 One-Handed Dan Dzoan 21.53 22.70 United States 22.7523.3122.0521.5323.58
Square-1 Takao Hashimoto (橋本貴夫) 24.08 AsR 29.73 AsR Japan 24.0832.3032.81
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Andy Tsao 2/2 9:02 NAR United States 2/2 9:02
Magic Andy Tsao 1.23 1.46 United States 1.281.424.961.681.23
Master Magic Lucas Garron 3.46 4.72 Germany 3.833.465.045.306.06
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Old Style Andy Tsao 2/2 9:02 United States 2/2 9:02
Event Round Format Time limit Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5
Final Ao5
2x2x2 Cube Final Ao5
4x4x4 Cube Final Ao5
5x5x5 Cube Final Ao5
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3
3x3x3 One-Handed Final Ao5
Square-1 Final Mo3
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final Bo3
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo1 10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00
Magic Final Ao5
Master Magic Final Ao5
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Old Style Final Bo1

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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