Berkeley Winter 2017

Feb 11, 2017
Berkeley, California, United States

UC Berkeley campus

UC Berkeley

Hearst Field Annex, Room A1

Berkeley Winter 2017 website
Organization team
Jacob Posner, Nicholas Daneshvari, and Ryan Jew
WCA Delegate
Jeremy Fleischman

Registration will be limited to 120 competitors. The registration fee is $3n + 14, where n is the number of events you compete in.

Main event
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Jonah Crosby won with an average of 8.68 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Eric Limeback finished second (8.75) and Riley Woo finished third (9.67).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Jonah Crosby 7.83 8.68 United States 9.487.838.078.949.02
4x4x4 Cube Jonah Crosby 34.98 39.46 United States 42.3536.7234.9839.3149.70
3x3x3 One-Handed Tiffany Chien 12.56 14.21 United States 16.6913.6715.1113.8512.56
Skewb Trần Mạnh Quân 4.37 5.59 Vietnam 6.814.375.375.575.82
Square-1 Nicholas Daneshvari 13.45 15.62 United States 17.3013.9113.4515.64DNF
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
4x4x4 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:15.00
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Skewb Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 20.00
Square-1 First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00
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.

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