Utah Open 2009

Apr 11, 2009
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States

University of Utah

1495 E. 100 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84112

Warnock Engineering Building, Room 1250 (Stockham Classroom)

Utah Open 2009 website

Edward Liu, Michael Young, and Neil Xia

Edward Liu, Michael Young, and Neil Xia
WCA Delegates
Leyan Lo and Michael Young

The tournament begins at 9:30 AM. Pre-registration is $5 for the first event, plus $1 for each additional event. On-sight registration is $10 for the first event, plus $2 for each additional event. Pizza and drinks will be provided for competitors. Non-competitors will have to pay $2 for food and drink. Pre-registration will be CLOSED Thursday, April 9th.

Main event
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Dan Dzoan won with an average of 13.71 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Jeremy Fleischman finished second (13.79) and Edward Liu finished third (14.65).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Dan Dzoan 11.90 13.71 United States 11.9014.1115.1614.6812.33
2x2x2 Cube Michael Young 4.97 5.88 United States 4.976.525.776.095.77
4x4x4 Cube Dan Dzoan 58.88 1:00.11 United States 58.8859.5559.441:03.471:01.34
5x5x5 Cube Michael Young 1:49.15 1:57.68 United States 2:13.091:52.832:08.971:51.251:49.15
7x7x7 Cube Kazi Ahmed 6:01.72 6:03.66 United States 6:06.156:01.726:03.11
3x3x3 Blindfolded Leyan Lo 1:46.53 DNF United States 2:02.80DNF1:46.53
3x3x3 One-Handed Dan Dzoan 19.11 21.73 United States 23.5224.2721.1120.5519.11
Megaminx Daniel Hayes 1:36.53 1:44.53 United States 1:36.531:51.251:45.81
Pyraminx Michael Young 9.78 11.39 United States 11.309.7811.7711.1120.77
Square-1 Michael Young 22.44 27.45 United States 32.0834.8322.4426.9723.30
4x4x4 Blindfolded Chris Krueger 13:31.00 United States 13:31.00
Magic Bob Burton 1.44 1.63 United States 1.611.533.151.751.44
Master Magic Bob Burton 3.16 3.98 United States
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5
Final Ao5
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5
Final Ao5
4x4x4 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 3:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 4:00.00
7x7x7 Cube Final Mo3
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Ao5
Final Ao5
Megaminx Final Bo1 / Mo3 1 attempt to get < 5:00.00
Pyraminx Final Ao5
Square-1 Final Ao5
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final Bo1
Magic Final Ao5
Master Magic 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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