Leicester Open 2013

Leicester Open 2013 took place on 23-24th February at the University of Leicester. Alexander Lau won with an average of 8.57 seconds. Morten Arborg finished second (9.05) and Robert Yau finished third (10.39). The full results can be found be found on the WCA website.

The organisation team consisted of Laurence Livsey and Chris Wall. The WCA Delegate was Daniel Sheppard.

The following UK National Records were set:

Rubik’s Cube Single: Alexander Lau – 6.91 and 6.85
4×4 Average: Robert Yau – 38.48
5×5 Single: Breandan Vallance – 1:03.06
5×5 Average: Breandan Vallance – 1:10.73
Megaminx Single: Chris Wall – 51.66
Megaminx Average: Robert Yau – 59.87
7×7 Average: Robert Yau – 4:20.87

9 Irish National Records were set by Ciarán Beahan, 2 Norwegian National Records were set by Morten Arborg, and 2 Cypriot National Records were set by Zoe Orphanides.