Rubik's World Championship 2005


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Jean Pons won with an average of 15.10 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Edouard Chambon finished second (16.00) and Shotaro Makisumi (牧角章太郎) finished third (16.07).

World records: Alexander Ooms‎ Magic 1.46 (average); Leyan Lo‎ 3x3x3 Blindfolded 1:46.47 (single); Oliver Wolff‎ 3x3x3 With Feet 1:54.97 (single); Quinn Lewis‎ Magic 1.14 (single); Stefan Pochmann‎ Clock 8.39 (single), Megaminx 1:41.82 (single), and Master Magic 2.79 (single); Yuki Hayashi (林祐樹)‎ 4x4x4 Cube 54.13 (single) and 4x4x4 Cube 1:04.63 (average).

Asian records: Lee Jun-Kyo‎ 3x3x3 With Feet 2:12.81 (single); Masayuki Akimoto (秋元正行)‎ 5x5x5 Cube 2:34.88 (single) and 5x5x5 Cube 2:38.53 (average).

Oceanian records: Jasmine Lee‎ 3x3x3 Cube 27.96 (single), 2x2x2 Cube 34.16 (single), 3x3x3 One-Handed 1:52.24 (single), and Clock 22.68 (single); Peter Still‎ Magic 2.91 (single).

European records: Dror Vomberg‎ 3x3x3 Blindfolded 2:37.72 (single); Jean Pons‎ 3x3x3 Cube 15.10 (average) and 3x3x3 Blindfolded 2:05.36 (single); Joël van Noort‎ 3x3x3 One-Handed 37.10 (single); Lars Vandenbergh‎ 4x4x4 Cube 1:06.85 (average); Stefan Pochmann‎ 3x3x3 One-Handed 37.62 (single).

North American records: Bob Burton‎ Master Magic 3.00 (single); Chris Hardwick‎ 3x3x3 Cube 12.87 (single); Chris Szlatenyi‎ 3x3x3 With Feet 3:23.73 (single) and 3x3x3 With Feet 2:13.55 (single); Frank Morris‎ 5x5x5 Cube 2:15.64 (average); Matt Walter‎ 3x3x3 Cube 12.70 (single) and Clock 15.21 (single); Richard Patterson‎ Square-1 38.05 (single) and Square-1 44.28 (average); Ryan Patricio‎ 3x3x3 Cube 13.24 (single).

3x3x3 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Jean Pons 13.00 15.10 ER France 15.6215.8713.0013.8118.59
2 Edouard Chambon 14.04 16.00 France 14.9017.2115.8918.0314.04
3 Shotaro Makisumi (牧角章太郎) 14.60 16.07 Japan 14.6018.5816.3015.6516.26

2x2x2 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Masayuki Akimoto (秋元正行) 7.26 8.32 Japan 10.607.267.718.638.61
2 Joël van Noort 8.15 NR 9.55 NR Netherlands 9.4110.038.159.2110.21
3 Leyan Lo 8.03 10.31 United States 8.0314.7411.499.2310.21

4x4x4 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Yuki Hayashi (林祐樹) 1:01.21 1:04.63 WR Japan 1:10.311:01.211:02.38
2 Lars Vandenbergh 1:01.56 NR 1:06.85 ER Belgium 1:08.701:01.561:10.28
3 Chris Hardwick 1:04.43 1:08.29 United States 1:09.901:04.431:10.53

5x5x5 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Frank Morris 2:04.03 2:15.64 NAR United States 2:16.432:04.032:26.45
2 Lars Vandenbergh 2:12.87 2:27.92 Belgium 2:12.872:49.232:21.65
3 Ron van Bruchem 2:19.31 NR 2:28.56 NR Netherlands 2:26.422:39.962:19.31

3x3x3 Blindfolded

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Leyan Lo 1:46.47 WR United States 2:37.441:46.47
2 Tyson Mao (毛台勝) 1:54.33 United States DNF1:54.33
3 Jean Pons 2:05.36 ER France 2:05.364:05.70

3x3x3 Fewest Moves

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Lars Petrus 38 Sweden 38
2 Per Kristen Fredlund 39 NR Norway 39
3 Alexander Ooms 48 Netherlands 48

3x3x3 One-Handed

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Ryan Patricio 26.82 28.05 United States 26.8229.6827.66
2 Shotaro Makisumi (牧角章太郎) 26.79 35.23 Japan 36.0426.7942.87
3 Chris Hardwick 29.47 35.42 United States 29.4735.3241.47

Clock

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Stefan Pochmann 9.27 10.03 Germany 10.0710.749.27
2 Alexander Ooms 11.17 13.98 Netherlands 16.9911.1713.79
3 Ernesto Fernández Regueira 12.60 NR 14.29 NR Spain 16.9313.3512.60

Megaminx

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Stefan Pochmann 1:44.69 Germany 1:44.69
2 Grant Tregay 2:15.16 United States 2:15.16
3 David Barr 3:22.05 United States 3:22.05

Square-1

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Lars Vandenbergh 27.20 34.84 Belgium 30.2947.0427.20
2 Richard Patterson 38.05 NAR 44.28 NAR United States 38.0541.5453.26
3 Joël van Noort 58.93 1:04.32 NR Netherlands 1:12.431:01.6058.93

3x3x3 With Feet

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Oliver Wolff 1:54.97 WR Germany 1:54.97
2 Lee Jun-Kyo 2:12.81 AsR Republic of Korea 2:12.81
3 Chris Szlatenyi 2:13.55 NAR United States 2:13.55

Magic

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Alexander Ooms 1.40 1.46 WR Netherlands DNF1.441.481.401.46
2 Stefan Pochmann 1.33 1.77 Germany 2.381.561.421.332.34
3 Bob Burton 1.88 2.05 United States 2.081.881.892.18DNF

Master Magic

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Stefan Pochmann 2.79 WR Germany 2.912.79
2 Bob Burton 3.00 NAR United States 4.253.00
3 Alexander Ooms 3.22 NR Netherlands 3.273.22