DeVry University Open 2010

Oct 2, 2010
Columbus, Ohio, United States

DeVry University

1350 Alum Creek Drive

Spectators may attend for free.

DeVry University Open 2010 website

KOIIBill Harding

WCA Delegate
Jim Mertens

Registration is $5 for competitors, but free for DeVry students.

Main event
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Chester Lian won with an average of 15.09 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Jim Mertens finished second (16.31) and Blake Thompson finished third (18.50).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Chester Lian 12.36 15.09 Malaysia 15.4114.7115.1515.9412.36
2x2x2 Cube Blake Thompson 5.36 6.40 United States 5.886.416.917.505.36
4x4x4 Cube Chester Lian 57.44 1:01.25 Malaysia 57.4459.7858.341:07.931:05.63
5x5x5 Cube Chester Lian 1:43.93 1:49.85 Malaysia 1:43.931:50.341:48.112:01.751:51.11
3x3x3 Blindfolded Chester Lian 1:00.22 DNF Malaysia 1:00.22DNFDNF
3x3x3 One-Handed Chester Lian 17.56 23.08 Malaysia 28.7220.8327.6917.5620.71
Pyraminx Blake Thompson 6.16 8.79 United States 9.406.169.307.6811.66
5x5x5 Blindfolded Chester Lian 15:42.00 Malaysia 15:42.0018:22.00
Magic Jim Mertens 1.33 1.46 United States 1.333.441.461.501.41
Master Magic Shane Rowland 3.86 4.12 United States 4.164.334.054.163.86
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5
Final Ao5
2x2x2 Cube Final Ao5
4x4x4 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
5x5x5 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 3:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3
3x3x3 One-Handed Final Ao5
Pyraminx Final Ao5
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final Bo2
Magic First round Ao5
Final Ao5
Master Magic Final Ao5

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.