Kaohsiung Open 2016

Sep 25, 2016
Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Women Children & Youth Center of Kaohsiung County

No. 120, Sec. 2, Guangfu Rd., Fengshan City, Kaohsiung County, Taiwan 83047, R.O.C.

306 conference room, 3F

Kaohsiung Open 2016 website
Chia-Leo Lin (林珈樂), Ching-Cheng Hsieh (謝京城), and Pei-Yu Ko (柯沛羽)
WCA Delegates
Chia-Leo Lin (林珈樂) and Rui-Jun Liu (劉睿鈞)



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Main event
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Mats Valk won with an average of 8.06 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Yi-Fan Wu (吳亦凡) finished second (8.34) and Kai-Wen Wang (王楷文) finished third (8.37).

Asian records: Yu-Kai Chen (陳宇楷)‎ 2x2x2 Cube 0.62 (single).

European records: Mats Valk‎ 5x5x5 Cube 49.49 (single) and 5x5x5 Cube 56.72 (average).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Mats Valk 6.86 8.06 Netherlands 7.658.196.868.349.81
2x2x2 Cube Mats Valk 2.08 2.63 Netherlands 2.933.552.322.082.65
4x4x4 Cube Mats Valk 26.40 32.13 Netherlands 35.1946.9328.8432.3626.40
5x5x5 Cube Mats Valk 49.49 ER 56.72 ER Netherlands 49.981:00.3449.491:00.7459.85
6x6x6 Cube Yi-Fan Wu (吳亦凡) 1:59.18 2:06.83 Taiwan 2:02.802:18.501:59.18
3x3x3 One-Handed Yi-Fan Wu (吳亦凡) 12.08 13.58 Taiwan 14.0714.6712.0813.4813.18
Pyraminx Lee Chiang (蔣礪) 3.78 4.31 Taiwan 4.304.444.183.784.94
Skewb Lee Chiang (蔣礪) 4.41 4.67 Taiwan 6.544.484.415.104.42
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Second round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
5x5x5 Cube First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
6x6x6 Cube Final Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 3:30.00
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Skewb First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00

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.