Berkeley Fall competition 2009

Nov 14, 2009
Berkeley, California, United States

University of California at Berkeley


101 Morgan Hall

Berkeley Fall competition 2009 website

Berkeley Cube Club

WCA Delegate
Dan Dzoan
Main event
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Lucas Garron won with an average of 12.49 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Justin Adsuara finished second (12.72) and Darren Kwong finished third (12.81).

North American records: Phillip Espinoza‎ 3x3x3 One-Handed 14.65 (single).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Lucas Garron 9.15 NR 12.49 NR Germany 12.8817.3613.4311.159.15
4x4x4 Cube Lucas Garron 49.53 NR 54.74 NR Germany 49.5350.3859.3354.521:08.81
5x5x5 Cube Lucas Garron 1:46.78 1:52.54 Germany 2:06.051:56.091:51.431:50.111:46.78
3x3x3 Blindfolded Lucas Garron 1:29.81 1:36.55 NR Germany 1:41.611:29.811:38.22
3x3x3 One-Handed Chris Dzoan 15.58 19.47 United States 18.1623.0019.1521.1115.58
Pyraminx Matthew Chang 7.09 8.05 United States 7.097.599.007.56DNF
Square-1 Nick Young 23.19 24.82 United States 23.5323.1925.3832.6625.56
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 < 2:15.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Final Ao5
Pyraminx Final Ao5
Square-1 First round Ao5
Final Ao5
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final Bo2

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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