Rubik's Cube Competition at the Exploratorium

The International Rubik's Cube Competition is just about wrapping up (4:30 PM) at the Exploratorium in San Francisco. Presented in conjunction with the Caltech Rubik's Cube Club.

* 3x3x3 Speed Solve
* 3x3x3 One-Handed Speed Solve
* 3x3x3 Blindfold Solve
* 4x4x4 Speed Solve
* 5x5x5 Speed Solve
* Rubik's Magic

Of the 100 or so participants, 13 can solve the cube in under 16 seconds.

Each competed with his own cube (with preferred tension and grease), mixed by a Caltech competition official.

Toby Mao holds the current world record for a solving a single cube with a mark of 10.48 seconds.

The World Rubik's Cube Championship 2007 will take place October 5-7, 2007, in Budapest.