US Nationals 2015
Please note that the resort is currently sold out. Some rooms may open at the resort in the future due to cancelations, however we advise booking at a different nearby hotel or resort on the island. See the travel page for information on nearby hotels.
We are pleased to announce that Hilton Head Island, SC will be the location for US Nationals 2015. Please note that, because Hilton Head Island is a popular summer travel destination, you may have trouble finding accomodations if you do not book in advance. We strongly encourage competitors to make their travel plans and hotel reservations early. We will not be able to give you a refund if you are unable to find a hotel room. Please see the travel page for more information.
REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. If your name does not appear on the competitor registration list, then you will not be able to compete. Sorry, but we can't make any exceptions.
About the Competition:
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.
The United States National Championships dates back to 2004, and has since become the largest competition in the United States with nearly 500 competitors attending in 2014. The competition attracts the fastest American speedcubers, as well as many top international competitors, and many National and World Records are set every year.
The competition is open to all competitors of all nationalities. 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. Media personnel should contact the organizational staff regarding media opportunities.
Past US National Champions:
|2014||Collin Burns||8.32 seconds||Jersey City, NJ||Liberty Science Center||497|
|2013||Andy Smith||9.73 seconds||Las Vegas, NV||Riviera Hotel & Casino||580|
|2012||Andrew Ricci||9.55 seconds||Las Vegas, NV||Riviera Hotel & Casino||259|
|2011||Dan Cohen||10.13 seconds||Columbus, OH||The Ohio State University||204|
|2010||Rowe Hessler||10.93 seconds||Cambridge, MA||Massachusetts Institute of Technology||227|
|2009||Rowe Hessler||11.64 seconds||Stanford, CA||Stanford University||135|
|2008||Andrew Kang||12.97 seconds||Atlanta, GA||Underground Atlanta||104|
|2007||Ryan Patricio||14.92 seconds||Chicago, IL||Chicago Cultural Center||70|
|2006||Leyan Lo||15.50 seconds||San Francisco, CA||Exploratorium||85|
|2004||Jon Morris||20.06 seconds||Pasadena, CA||California Institute of Technology||48|