Xi'an New Year 2018

Jan 1, 2018
Xi'an, Shaanxi, China

Greenland Chanba Primary School of Shaanxi Normal University

Greenland International Eco City, Dongyue Road, Yanta District

Lecture Hall on 3F, Administration Building

Xi'an New Year 2018 website
Organization team
Xi'an Cube Association (西安魔方协会)
WCA Delegate
Donglei Li (李冬雷)

The New Year Open is a traditional competition in Xi'an city. There are the same new year open in 2015,2016,2017. So, we will hold this open in 2018.

Main event
Registration requirements
This competition is over, click here to display the registration requirements it used.
There is a competitor limit of 200 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is ¥50 (Chinese Renminbi Yuan).
Click here to display the highlights of the competition.

Yan Jin (金岩) won with an average of 9.28 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Fangrui Zeng (曾方锐) finished second (9.96) and Xiaowei Wang (王晓伟) finished third (10.52).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Yan Jin (金岩) 8.71 9.28 China 8.7112.648.869.209.78
2x2x2 Cube Zifeng Liu (刘子枫) 2.85 3.68 China 2.853.
4x4x4 Cube Heng Wu (吴恒) 32.40 33.23 China 33.7732.5733.3632.4037.35
3x3x3 Blindfolded Yiwei Liu (刘伊玮) 43.89 DNF China DNFDNF43.89
3x3x3 One-Handed Ziyue Xie (谢梓跃) 14.98 16.34 China 16.5416.8414.9818.6715.64
Pyraminx Lei Wang (王磊) 2.73 4.16 China 4.716.614.073.712.73
Skewb Jinshun Li (李金顺) 3.12 3.99 China 4.747.
Square-1 Wang Ma (马旺) 6.81 13.11 China 6.8114.0014.3914.3211.01
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
2x2x2 Cube First round Bo2 / Ao5 1:00.00 2 attempts to get < 20.00
Final Ao5 1:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:10.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3 5:00.00
Final Bo3 5:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Final Bo2 / Ao5 1:00.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00
Pyraminx First round Bo2 / Ao5 1:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00
Final Ao5 1:00.00
Skewb Final Ao5 1:00.00
Square-1 Final Bo2 / Ao5 1:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00

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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