Raleigh Open 2012

Jul 21, 2012
Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

Marbles Kids Museum

201 East Hargett Street
Raleigh Open 2012 website

Jonathan Cookmeyer

Taylor Cookmeyer
WCA Delegate
Tim Reynolds

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Main event
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Tim Reynolds won with an average of 12.69 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Evan Liu finished second (13.57) and Taylor Cookmeyer finished third (14.36).

North American records: Taylor Cookmeyer‎ Megaminx 52.18 (single).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Tim Reynolds 11.44 12.69 United States 15.1912.0011.9111.4414.16
2x2x2 Cube Tim Reynolds 3.05 4.11 United States
4x4x4 Cube Evan Liu 46.34 53.04 United States 46.9346.341:01.1358.0654.14
5x5x5 Cube Evan Liu 1:32.27 1:37.73 United States 1:37.271:32.271:37.411:53.561:38.50
3x3x3 Blindfolded Corey Sakowski 1:28.72 DNF United States DNF1:42.561:28.72
3x3x3 One-Handed Evan Liu 24.27 25.83 United States 27.4724.7129.1324.2725.31
Megaminx Taylor Cookmeyer 52.18 NAR 1:03.05 NR United States 1:05.221:08.5358.4752.181:05.47
Square-1 Corey Sakowski 29.21 33.01 United States 54.8036.3429.2133.0829.61
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Evan Liu 1/2 8:56 United States 1/2 8:56
Magic Rafee Mirza 1.30 1.41 United States 1.361.311.661.551.30
Master Magic Ishmam Mirza 2.96 3.22 United States 3.113.442.963.113.46
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5
Second round Ao5
Final Ao5
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5
Final Ao5
4x4x4 Cube First round Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Final Ao5
5x5x5 Cube First round Ao5
Final Ao5
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Final Ao5
Megaminx Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 3:00.00
Square-1 Final Ao5
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo1 10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00
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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