Cuthberts Open 2014

Cuthberts Open 2014 took place on the 11-12th October at The Galleria, Hatfield. Alexander Lau won with an average of 8.00 seconds. Breandan Vallance finished second (9.45) and Robert Yau finished third (9.98). The full results can be found on the WCA website.

The organisation team consists of Billy Jeffs, alongside the WCA Delegates, James Molloy and Daniel Sheppard.

Congratulations to our world record breaker Oliver Frost on breaking the 4×4 Blindfolded World Record once again with a time of 2:18.65! This took 7 seconds off his own previous world record!

The following Continental Records were set:

3×3 Average: Alexander Lau – 7.50 (European Record)
Pyraminx Single: Conor Cronin – 4.36 (African Record)
Pyraminx Average: Conor Cronin – 6.53 (African Record)
Skewb Single: Conor Cronin – 6.55 (African Record)
Skewb Average: Conor Cronin – 8.84 (African Record)
6×6 Mean: Conor Cronin – 3:40.78 (African Record)
7×7 Mean: Conor Cronin – 3:53.13 (African Record)
7×7 Mean: Conor Cronin – 5:14.18 (African Record)

The following UK National Records were set:

3×3 Blindfolded Single: Oliver Frost – 34.48
3×3 Blindfolded Mean: Oliver Frost – 42.96
3×3 One Handed Average: Robert Yau – 14.78
Skewb Average: Eli Jay – 5.78

9 Georgian National Records were set by Giorgi Tarielashvili (გიორგი ტარიელაშვილი), 2 French National Records was set by François Courtès, and 1 Dutch National Record was set by Erik Akkersdijk.