Sven Gowal

Country WCA ID Gender Competitions Completed Solves
Switzerland 2006GOWA01 Male 17 518

Current Personal Records

Event NR CR WR Single Average WR CR NR
3x3x3 Cube 127 7921 32967 15.61 18.69 32657 7824 130
2x2x2 Cube 68 3023 9892 2.96 5.78 19360 5370 107
4x4x4 Cube 144 7238 26556 1:30.50 1:46.00 23835 6399 138
5x5x5 Cube 117 5810 18326 3:52.83
3x3x3 Fewest Moves 33 1375 3384 42
3x3x3 One-Handed 123 6861 26886 43.84 1:00.78 26893 6849 128
Clock 41 2249 6313 34.38 36.22 4962 1676 34
Pyraminx 63 3713 11295 6.18 10.48 15326 4886 91
Square-1 49 2382 7530 43.41 1:00.07 7294 2263 49

Medal Collection

Gold Silver Bronze
2 5 4

Record Collection

WR CR NR
66
Competition Round Place Single Average Solves
3x3x3 Cube
Swiss Open 2009 Second round 16 17.25 20.79 26.8818.0017.2520.9223.44
First round 16 17.91 22.49 39.0819.7522.0617.9125.66
Geneva Open 2008 Final 7 17.14 20.95 21.3225.4920.4421.1017.14
Second round 7 15.63 18.69 NR 18.7718.3020.9119.0015.63
First round 7 16.51 21.81 16.5120.4020.7129.3624.33
Dutch Open 2008 Second round 19 16.66 20.41 20.7821.4422.0219.0016.66
First round 19 18.06 20.80 20.1122.0218.0625.0920.27
European Championship 2008 Second round 38 17.05 18.91 17.0519.1318.5819.0222.47
First round 41 17.81 18.86 NR 21.2217.8117.8319.8118.94
Brussels Summer Open 2008 Final 10 15.97 19.82 NR 17.4315.9720.4121.6124.31
Second round 12 16.90 24.52 16.9027.5027.4723.4722.61
First round 12 19.05 21.87 19.0525.0521.4020.1924.02
Dutch Masters 2008 Second round 21 18.33 20.99 22.7118.3319.6920.5623.75
First round 20 19.08 20.78 25.8021.5020.8819.9619.08
Czech Open 2008 Second round 24 21.86 22.79 22.3321.8623.9923.0223.03
First round 24 18.86 19.88 NR 19.4721.3419.0221.1618.86
Italian Open 2008 Second round 14 17.71 24.98 23.6130.7825.4725.8617.71
First round 9 15.61 NR 21.31 NR 18.4321.9625.9623.5315.61
Nantes Open 2008 Second round 18 20.50 25.54 24.2720.5026.2726.4326.08
First round 16 19.52 24.00 24.7524.0824.1823.7519.52
Caltech Summer competition 2007 First round 28 22.77 26.21 30.4622.7725.2130.5122.96
US Open 2007 Second round 27 21.79 23.61 24.1627.1821.7923.1323.53
First round 28 20.31 20.3125.1424.09
San Diego competition 2007 Final 15 20.13 24.31 24.9324.1527.3420.1323.84
First round 15 21.26 23.06 21.9521.2621.3025.9336.00
Caltech Discovery Spring competition 2007 Second round 13 21.67 23.37 23.2022.8321.6724.09DNF
First round 13 20.02 22.72 24.1722.0125.1820.0221.99
Berkeley Spring competition 2007 Second round 21 22.59 23.90 22.5923.2322.8325.6526.26
First round 27 20.36 25.05 20.3628.5834.4725.2521.33
Belgian Open 2007 Second round 20 21.81 23.05 21.8823.5623.7226.8621.81
First round 21 18.65 NR 22.60 NR 23.0821.0653.3318.6523.65
Dutch Open 2006 Second round 20 22.37 26.90 26.7122.3730.1230.9723.88
First round 20 19.50 NR 27.51 19.5033.9623.4631.9627.12
European Rubik's Cube Championship 2006 Second round 36 23.74 26.79 NR 26.3026.8027.2823.7429.27
First round 37 22.78 NR 22.7823.3227.19
2x2x2 Cube
Swiss Open 2009 Final 8 7.16 8.37 8.948.258.987.167.93
First round 6 2.96 NR 5.94 8.726.025.776.032.96
Geneva Open 2008 First round 10 7.78 9.44 10.1610.2112.317.787.96
Dutch Open 2008 Final 18 5.27 9.03 7.618.9710.50DNF5.27
European Championship 2008 Final 33 5.97 8.10 10.1923.696.597.535.97
Brussels Summer Open 2008 Final 5 6.40 7.24 6.409.006.717.527.50
Dutch Masters 2008 Final 9 5.52 7.11 5.527.586.936.838.13
Czech Open 2008 Final 8 5.00 NR 5.78 NR 19.385.436.005.005.91
Italian Open 2008 Final 6 5.65 8.41 5.6510.0812.727.307.84
Nantes Open 2008 Final 5 6.22 7.45 NR 6.838.087.436.229.19
Caltech Summer competition 2007 Final 9 6.62 8.92 6.8713.21DNF6.626.68
US Open 2007 Final 10 5.21 NR 9.12 7.599.0510.725.2129.87
First round 2 5.31 NR 5.317.226.44
San Diego competition 2007 Final 1 6.34 NR 8.11 NR 11.588.098.746.347.50
Belgian Open 2007 Final 19 9.11 10.45 NR 9.8410.839.1110.6712.06
Dutch Open 2006 Final 10 8.08 NR 13.99 NR 12.5516.2113.518.0815.92
European Rubik's Cube Championship 2006 First round 20 10.44 NR 10.4411.30
4x4x4 Cube
Geneva Open 2008 Final 11 1:45.33 1:45.332:02.57
Dutch Open 2008 Final 23 1:54.05 1:55.831:54.05
European Championship 2008 First round 50 1:30.50 NR 1:58.33 2:17.881:55.651:59.022:00.311:30.50
Qualification round 5 1:34.75 1:49.611:34.75
Brussels Summer Open 2008 Final 11 1:40.09 1:46.00 NR 1:40.091:49.501:42.811:52.191:45.68
Dutch Masters 2008 Final 34 2:16.00 2:16.002:29.68
Czech Open 2008 Final 27 1:47.52 1:59.861:47.52
Italian Open 2008 Final 8 1:40.44 1:55.23 NR 2:11.751:56.181:59.161:40.441:50.36
Nantes Open 2008 Final 12 1:52.21 2:06.64 1:55.752:19.861:52.212:17.532:06.63
Caltech Summer competition 2007 Final 11 1:36.49 1:58.89 NR 2:09.271:55.161:36.491:52.25DNF
US Open 2007 First round 13 1:34.46 1:34.461:59.49
San Diego competition 2007 Final 8 1:33.59 NR 2:07.83 1:45.432:40.453:15.341:33.591:57.62
Berkeley Spring competition 2007 Final 12 1:44.31 NR 2:02.13 NR 1:56.602:09.791:44.312:00.002:25.28
Belgian Open 2007 Final 23 2:21.00 2:21.882:21.00
Dutch Open 2006 Final 18 2:17.40 2:17.402:44.34
European Rubik's Cube Championship 2006 First round 34 2:10.54 NR 3:39.912:10.54
5x5x5 Cube
Geneva Open 2008 Final 14 4:01.81 4:01.814:03.38
Dutch Open 2008 Final 26 3:52.83 NR 3:55.663:52.83
3x3x3 Fewest Moves
Dutch Open 2008 Final 9 42 NR 42
US Open 2007 Final 5 DNF DNF
Berkeley Spring competition 2007 Final 3 DNF DNF
3x3x3 One-Handed
Geneva Open 2008 Final 13 1:00.25 DNF1:00.25
Dutch Open 2008 Final 18 43.84 NR 1:00.78 NR 43.841:21.5056.251:04.581:01.50
European Championship 2008 Qualification round 22 1:06.25 1:06.251:12.69
Brussels Summer Open 2008 Final 13 57.85 1:12.26 1:01.721:34.751:43.3357.851:00.30
Dutch Masters 2008 First round 26 57.88 1:20.96 1:20.611:22.301:19.971:31.8857.88
Caltech Summer competition 2007 First round 20 55.96 1:08.34 1:08.4655.961:08.361:18.151:08.21
US Open 2007 First round 14 47.83 NR 47.831:09.83
San Diego competition 2007 First round 17 54.16 1:06.76 NR 1:09.4254.161:18.851:04.181:06.67
Caltech Discovery Spring competition 2007 First round 13 53.65 NR 1:14.9153.65
Berkeley Spring competition 2007 First round 24 1:10.43 1:17.76 1:29.601:10.43DNF1:10.501:13.19
Belgian Open 2007 Final 22 1:04.22 NR 1:15.22 NR 1:13.341:04.221:18.871:17.271:15.06
Clock
Dutch Open 2008 Final 14 52.08 1:11.57 1:27.721:14.9152.08
European Championship 2008 Final 23 34.38 NR 36.22 NR 38.2434.3836.03
Pyraminx
Dutch Open 2008 Final 6 7.93 11.94 16.7211.7714.719.347.93
European Championship 2008 Final 25 14.01 14.0114.28
Brussels Summer Open 2008 Final 5 7.52 11.78 7.5212.0914.448.8122.56
Dutch Masters 2008 Final 5 6.18 NR 11.56 8.4116.886.189.38DNF
Czech Open 2008 Final 8 9.03 13.17 13.0915.5612.979.0313.46
Nantes Open 2008 Final 2 8.34 12.60 11.4412.9313.448.3414.34
Caltech Summer competition 2007 Final 2 7.81 10.48 NR 16.9310.1211.167.8110.15
US Open 2007 Final 3 7.58 NR 11.58 NR 13.627.5813.4017.427.71
Belgian Open 2007 Final 4 13.77 NR 16.19 NR 22.8419.3614.8614.3413.77
Square-1
Geneva Open 2008 Final 6 56.09 1:07.88 56.091:05.221:22.33
Dutch Open 2008 Final 7 52.63 1:03.81 1:00.431:18.3852.63
European Championship 2008 Final 18 1:20.61 1:20.61
Brussels Summer Open 2008 Final 7 54.66 1:07.56 1:23.721:04.3054.66
Dutch Masters 2008 Final 7 43.41 NR 1:00.07 NR 55.2743.411:21.52
Czech Open 2008 Final 14 1:44.58 1:44.58
US Open 2007 Final 8 1:43.36 NR 1:47.94 NR 1:50.561:43.361:49.90
Belgian Open 2007 Final 12 1:53.11 NR 2:12.66 NR 2:01.531:53.112:43.34
Magic
Swiss Open 2009 Final 4 1.47 2.23 6.373.631.471.541.52
Geneva Open 2008 Final 11 1.61 3.75 1.613.444.273.55DNF
Dutch Open 2008 Final 13 1.59 2.61 4.651.811.592.613.40
European Championship 2008 Final 13 1.50 2.01 1.502.724.051.671.65
Brussels Summer Open 2008 Final 4 1.56 2.24 1.561.613.471.633.80
Dutch Masters 2008 Final 14 1.46 2.32 3.611.681.6824.911.46
Czech Open 2008 Final 8 1.52 2.03 3.662.711.611.521.78
Italian Open 2008 Final 5 1.56 2.67 2.611.562.752.66DNF
Nantes Open 2008 Final 3 1.43 1.87 1.941.431.943.431.72
US Open 2007 Final 1 1.56 1.65 NR DNF1.621.701.621.56
Belgian Open 2007 Final 3 1.42 NR 1.68 NR 1.511.841.421.931.70
Dutch Open 2006 Final 5 1.51 NR 2.15 NR 1.513.381.551.51DNF
European Rubik's Cube Championship 2006 Final 6 1.93 NR 2.27 NR 2.519.972.211.932.09
Master Magic
Swiss Open 2009 Final 6 3.62 4.28 5.644.274.073.624.50
Dutch Open 2008 Final 3 3.50 3.95 3.503.775.523.654.44
European Championship 2008 Final 5 3.38 3.61 3.723.603.503.38DNF
Brussels Summer Open 2008 Final 2 3.66 4.01 4.083.754.213.666.11
Dutch Masters 2008 Final 9 3.55 5.25 3.558.883.977.933.86
Czech Open 2008 Final 8 3.21 NR 4.59 4.024.904.843.215.03
Nantes Open 2008 Final 2 3.27 3.64 3.558.343.773.273.61
US Open 2007 Final 2 3.22 NR 3.56 NR 4.263.553.813.323.22
Belgian Open 2007 Final 7 3.47 NR 4.35 NR 4.214.636.364.223.47

History of National Records

Single Average Competition Round Solves
3x3x3 Cube
18.69 Geneva Open 2008 Second round 18.7718.3020.9119.0015.63
18.86 European Championship 2008 First round 21.2217.8117.8319.8118.94
19.82 Brussels Summer Open 2008 Final 17.4315.9720.4121.6124.31
19.88 Czech Open 2008 First round 19.4721.3419.0221.1618.86
15.61 21.31 Italian Open 2008 First round 18.4321.9625.9623.5315.61
18.65 22.60 Belgian Open 2007 First round 23.0821.0653.3318.6523.65
19.50 Dutch Open 2006 First round
26.79 European Rubik's Cube Championship 2006 Second round 26.3026.8027.2823.7429.27
22.78 European Rubik's Cube Championship 2006 First round
2x2x2 Cube
2.96 Swiss Open 2009 First round
5.00 5.78 Czech Open 2008 Final 19.385.436.005.005.91
7.45 Nantes Open 2008 Final 6.838.087.436.229.19
5.21 US Open 2007 Final
5.31 US Open 2007 First round
6.34 8.11 San Diego competition 2007 Final 11.588.098.746.347.50
10.45 Belgian Open 2007 Final 9.8410.839.1110.6712.06
8.08 13.99 Dutch Open 2006 Final 12.5516.2113.518.0815.92
10.44 European Rubik's Cube Championship 2006 First round
4x4x4 Cube
1:30.50 European Championship 2008 First round
1:46.00 Brussels Summer Open 2008 Final 1:40.091:49.501:42.811:52.191:45.68
1:55.23 Italian Open 2008 Final 2:11.751:56.181:59.161:40.441:50.36
1:58.89 Caltech Summer competition 2007 Final 2:09.271:55.161:36.491:52.25DNF
1:33.59 San Diego competition 2007 Final
1:44.31 2:02.13 Berkeley Spring competition 2007 Final 1:56.602:09.791:44.312:00.002:25.28
2:10.54 European Rubik's Cube Championship 2006 First round
5x5x5 Cube
3:52.83 Dutch Open 2008 Final
3x3x3 Fewest Moves
42 Dutch Open 2008 Final
3x3x3 One-Handed
43.84 1:00.78 Dutch Open 2008 Final 43.841:21.5056.251:04.581:01.50
47.83 US Open 2007 First round
1:06.76 San Diego competition 2007 First round 1:09.4254.161:18.851:04.181:06.67
53.65 Caltech Discovery Spring competition 2007 First round
1:04.22 1:15.22 Belgian Open 2007 Final 1:13.341:04.221:18.871:17.271:15.06
Clock
34.38 36.22 European Championship 2008 Final 38.2434.3836.03
Pyraminx
6.18 Dutch Masters 2008 Final
10.48 Caltech Summer competition 2007 Final 16.9310.1211.167.8110.15
7.58 11.58 US Open 2007 Final 13.627.5813.4017.427.71
13.77 16.19 Belgian Open 2007 Final 22.8419.3614.8614.3413.77
Square-1
43.41 1:00.07 Dutch Masters 2008 Final 55.2743.411:21.52
1:43.36 1:47.94 US Open 2007 Final 1:50.561:43.361:49.90
1:53.11 2:12.66 Belgian Open 2007 Final 2:01.531:53.112:43.34
Magic
1.65 US Open 2007 Final DNF1.621.701.621.56
1.42 1.68 Belgian Open 2007 Final 1.511.841.421.931.70
1.51 2.15 Dutch Open 2006 Final 1.513.381.551.51DNF
1.93 2.27 European Rubik's Cube Championship 2006 Final 2.519.972.211.932.09
Master Magic
3.21 Czech Open 2008 Final
3.22 3.56 US Open 2007 Final 4.263.553.813.323.22
3.47 4.35 Belgian Open 2007 Final 4.214.636.364.223.47