Cape Town Open 2016

Jun 26, 2016
Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town Science Centre

370B Main Road, Observatory, Cape Town

Inside the Science Centre

Cape Town Open 2016 website

Kim Katz

Amnon Melzer and Kim Katz
WCA Delegate
Brendan James Gray

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Stephen Cotterrell won with an average of 13.73 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Lonwabo Mvovo finished second (14.39) and David Joseph finished third (16.78).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Stephen Cotterrell 11.69 13.73 South Africa 11.6914.2512.5514.5914.40
2x2x2 Cube Lonwabo Mvovo 3.06 3.59 South Africa 3.064.385.303.083.31
5x5x5 Cube Lonwabo Mvovo 1:52.03 2:00.04 South Africa 2:04.901:53.522:01.713:09.931:52.03
3x3x3 One-Handed Lonwabo Mvovo 22.83 25.67 South Africa 22.8326.8126.9423.6926.52
Pyraminx Lonwabo Mvovo 7.88 8.51 South Africa 8.449.008.099.657.88
Event Round Format Time limit Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Second round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Final Ao5 10:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Final Ao5 10:00.00
Pyraminx Final Ao5 10:00.00

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 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.

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