Records

These events can be held at WCA competitions (unofficially) and at speedcuber meetups. They tend to be less competitive than the events in the Unofficial category.

2x2x2-4x4x4 Relay

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetitionSolves
Single35.13United StatesUnited States18 Feb 2024United StatesEastwood Cubing 2024
Average37.73United StatesUnited States18 Feb 2024United StatesEastwood Cubing 2024
38.3536.3135.1341.9038.52

2x2x2-7x7x7 Relay

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetitionSolves
Single7:15.55ItalyItaly28 Oct 2023ArmeniaBig and Blind YSU 2023
Mean13:53KazakhstanKazakhstan28 Oct 2023KazakhstanPlease Be Quiet in Astana 2023
13:2514:1114:05

2x2x2 Blindfolded

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetitionSolves
Single33.69DenmarkDenmark7 Sep 2008SwedenSwedish Open 2008
Mean1:16.42SwedenSweden7 Sep 2008SwedenSwedish Open 2008
50.751:29.091:29.41

2x2x2 One-Handed

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetitionSolves
Single3.85GreeceGreece11 Feb 2024GreeceLikovrisi Open 2024
Average6.59GreeceGreece11 Feb 2024GreeceLikovrisi Open 2024
6.825.467.485.4215.02

3x3x3 Team Factory
Solve a 3x3x3 one step at a time using CFOP or Roux. CFOP steps: cross, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th pair, OLL, PLL. Roux steps: 2x2x1, 1st block, 2nd 2x2x1, 2nd block, CMLL, EOLR, 4C.

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetitionSolves
Single8.98GermanyGermany30 Jun 2023GermanyMeetup in Munich #4 2023
GermanyGermany
Average11.52GermanyGermany30 Jun 2023GermanyMeetup in Munich #4 2023
10.598.9813.8512.5711.39
GermanyGermany

3x3x3 No Inspection

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetitionSolves
Single7.47United StatesUnited States30 Sep 2023United StatesUCSD Unofficial Events 2023
Average10.68United StatesUnited States30 Sep 2023United StatesUCSD Unofficial Events 2023
7.4713.0410.2114.198.78

3x3x3 Scrambling
Correctly scramble a 3x3x3 using standard WCA move notation

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetitionSolves
Single3.21United StatesUnited States30 Sep 2023United StatesUCSD Unofficial Events 2023
Average3.97United StatesUnited States30 Sep 2023United StatesUCSD Unofficial Events 2023
3.934.723.673.844.15

3x3x3 Double One-Handed
Solve two 3x3x3s one-handed, one in each hand. They do not need to be solved simultaneously.

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetitionSolves
Single35.62United StatesUnited States30 Sep 2023United StatesUCSD Unofficial Events 2023
Mean38.36United StatesUnited States30 Sep 2023United StatesUCSD Unofficial Events 2023
35.6237.6741.80

Three 3x3x3 Cubes Relay
Solve three 3x3x3 cubes, all scrambled differently

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetition
Single32.50GreeceGreece11 Feb 2024GreeceLikovrisi Open 2024

3x3x3 With Oven Mitts

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetitionSolves
Single31.24United StatesUnited States1 Jan 2022United StatesWindy City New Year 2022
Mean43.58United StatesUnited States1 Jan 2022United StatesWindy City New Year 2022
56.3231.2443.17

4x4x4 With Feet

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetitionSolves
Single3:58.98FranceFrance18 Jun 2022FranceSorgues Open 2022
Average4:16.98FranceFrance18 Jun 2022FranceSorgues Open 2022
4:11.654:00.465:19.993:58.984:38.83

2x2x3 Cuboid

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetitionSolves
Single2.95United StatesUnited States22 Jul 2023United StatesUnorthodox Blocks Colorado 2023
Average4.23United StatesUnited States22 Jul 2023United StatesUnorthodox Blocks Colorado 2023
10.404.183.753.734.77

15 Puzzle

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetitionSolves
Single9.70United StatesUnited States9 Dec 2023United StatesOhio State Winter 2023
Average10.85United StatesUnited States9 Dec 2023United StatesOhio State Winter 2023
10.4211.2312.079.7010.91

Pentagonal Clock
Also known as 5x5 Clock

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetitionSolves
Single7.80United KingdomUnited Kingdom12 Feb 2023United KingdomNewham Side Events Winter 2023
Average10.06United KingdomUnited Kingdom12 Feb 2023United KingdomNewham Side Events Winter 2023
18.4110.7210.319.147.80

Corner Helicopter 2x2x2

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetitionSolves
Single1:12.09United StatesUnited States19 Jan 2024United StatesOhio State Duos I 2024
Mean1:21.20United StatesUnited States19 Jan 2024United StatesOhio State Duos I 2024
1:24.391:12.091:27.12

Rainbow Cube
Cuboctahedron-shaped puzzle

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetition
Single10.20United StatesUnited States28 May 2005United StatesHorace Mann Spring 2005

Gear Cube

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetitionSolves
Single9.31ChinaChina31 Jul 2011ChinaGuangzhou Summer Vacation 2011
Average14.69South KoreaSouth Korea31 Jul 2011ChinaGuangzhou Summer Vacation 2011
14.6815.6813.7117.8610.84

360 Puzzle
One example of this puzzle is the Rubik's 360

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetition
Single37.02United KingdomUnited Kingdom7 Nov 2009United KingdomUK Open 2009

Snake

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetitionSolves
Single2.13SwedenSweden6 Dec 2009SwedenSwedish Cube Day 2009
Average2.92SwedenSweden6 Dec 2009SwedenSwedish Cube Day 2009
2.139.133.062.802.91

Siamese Cube
Two 3x3x3 puzzles connected with one edge and two corners

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetitionSolves
Single43.88SwedenSweden3 Dec 2006SwedenSwedish Cube Day 2006
Mean49.27SwedenSweden3 Dec 2006SwedenSwedish Cube Day 2006
57.9146.0143.88

Magic One-Handed

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetitionSolves
Single3.89United StatesUnited States6 Nov 2005United StatesRubik's World Championship 2005
Average24.63SwedenSweden11 Dec 2005SwedenSwedish Cube Day 2005
DNF22.7226.1525.0217.52

3x3x3 + OH + BLD Team Relay

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateCompetition / LinksSolves
Single26.96ChinaChina14 Aug 2023
Hong KongHong Kong
United StatesUnited States
Mean1:28.14GermanyGermany22 Sep 2023GermanyMeetup in Munich #6 2023
1:18.321:59.581:06.51
GermanyGermany
GermanyGermany

3x3x3 Blindfolded 2-man Relay

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateLinks
Single25.67CanadaCanada3 Jul 2023
United StatesUnited States

3x3x3 Blindfolded 3-man Relay

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateLinks
Single42.40United StatesUnited States17 Aug 2023
AustraliaAustralia
United StatesUnited States

3x3x3 Blindfolded 4-man Relay

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateLinks
Single1:01.84United StatesUnited States3 Jul 2023
United StatesUnited States
United StatesUnited States
CanadaCanada

3x3x3 Blindfolded 8-man Relay

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateLinks
Single2:27.60United StatesUnited States11 Aug 2023
United StatesUnited States
SingaporeSingapore
PolandPoland
PolandPoland
United StatesUnited States
CanadaCanada
AustraliaAustralia

2x2x2-8x8x8 Relay Blindfolded

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateLinks
Single2:20:16United StatesUnited States11 Jan 2019

Kilo-Gigaminx Relay Blindfolded
Solve a Kilominx, Megaminx, Master Kilominx and Gigaminx blindfolded

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateLinks
Single2:37:58United StatesUnited States18 Oct 2017

Mini Guildford Blindfolded
Solve these puzzles blindfolded: 2x2x2-5x5x5, Pyraminx, Megaminx, Skewb, Square-1, Clock, and solve a 3x3x3 one-handed, also while blindfolded

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateLinks
Single54:58United StatesUnited States23 Jan 2018

Pyraminx Crystal Blindfolded

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateLinks
Single18:47United StatesUnited States28 Oct 2017

Face-Turning Octahedron Blindfolded

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateLinks
Single2:57.39United StatesUnited States31 Mar 2019

Square-1 Blindfolded

TypeNameResultRepresentingDateLinks
Single2:55.40JapanJapan16 May 2020