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US Nationals 2011

August 12-14 2011

Ohio State University - Ohio Union
1739 N. High Street
Columbus OH 43210

This competition is recognized as an official World Cube Association competition. Therefore, all competitors should be familiar with the WCA regulations. If you are new to competing, you may want to look at CubingUSA's Competitor Tutorial.

About the Competition:
The United States National Championships dates back to 2004, and has since become the largest competition in the United States with over 200 competitors attending last year. This year, two-time back-to-back winner and current United States and North American record holder on the 3x3 cube, Rowe Hessler, will seek to defend his title in what is sure to be another exciting event.

The competition is open to all competitors of all nationalities. Registration is available on this website at the registration tab. No experience in WCA competitions is necessary, but competitors should be familiar with the regulations. The competition is open to all competitors regardless of experience and skill with the Rubik's Cube, but certain event-based time limits will be in place as explained on the events tab. The competition is free to spectators and guests. Media personnel should contact the organizational staff regarding media opportunities.

Don't forget to wear your helmet.
(view all photos from past years)

Past winners

Year Name Winning Average Location Venue
2011 Could be you! ??? seconds Columbus, OH The Ohio State University
2010 Rowe Hessler 10.93 seconds Cambridge, MA Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2009 Rowe Hessler 11.64 seconds Stanford, CA Stanford University
2008 Andrew Kang 12.97 seconds Atlanta, GA Underground Atlanta
2007 Ryan Patricio 14.92 seconds Chicago, IL Chicago Cultural Center
2006 Leyan Lo 15.50 seconds San Francisco, CA Exploratorium
2004 Jon Morris 20.06 seconds Pasadena, CA California Institute of Technology