Beijing Open 2018

Apr 30 - May 1, 2018
Beijing, China

Wanfangyuan Hotel Beijing

No. 4, South Third Ring Road West

Banquet Hall 7F

Beijing Open 2018 website
WCA Delegates
Baiqiang Dong (董百强), Chris Krueger, Danyang Chen (陈丹阳), and Fangyuan Chang (常方圆)

BJ Cube Team


IMPORTANT: The competition venue has changed

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Main event
Registration requirements
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There is a competitor limit of 500 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is ¥80 (Chinese Renminbi Yuan).

The registration period is divided in two phase. The first phase starts at 20:00 on Mar. 19th and ends at 23:59:59 on Apr. 5th, while the second phase starts at 00:00 on Apr. 5th and ends at 22:00 on Apr. 22nd. The registration fee comprisebasic entry fee and additional fee per event. The 2nd-phased registrant needs to pay the fee 0.5 time more than the early bird in the 1st phase of registration.

The limitation is 500 participants, based on a first-come-first-serve rule. For Chinese domestic participants, a completed registration is online registration plus prepaid registration fee. For oversea participants, if you can't pay the fee online via Alipay, pls contact the delegate. Then we will make a reservation for you by manually accepting your registration and you can pay the fee by cash at the venue. Please check the competition website for registration and the other information.

If you would like to cancel your registration, pls go through the registration page to do it by yourself and you will get 50% refund of the registration fee. Please keep in mind that, once you cancel the registraton, you are not able to attend the competition any more. The ending of the registration cancellation is at 00:00 on Apr. 19th.

Click here to display the highlights of the competition.

Sheng Cao (曹晟) won with an average of 9.17 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Jiekang Pan (潘杰康) finished second (9.25) and Jimeng Guo (郭冀蒙) finished third (9.96).

World records: Baiqiang Dong (董百强)‎ 3x3x3 Fewest Moves 19 (single).

Asian records: Jiachen Xu (徐嘉辰)‎ Pyraminx 2.32 (average).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Sheng Cao (曹晟) 8.62 9.17 China 8.628.838.849.859.91
2x2x2 Cube Jiekang Pan (潘杰康) 1.59 1.82 China 1.801.872.111.791.59
4x4x4 Cube Sheng Cao (曹晟) 32.95 34.44 China 37.4033.5933.3036.4432.95
5x5x5 Cube Ping-Yueh Huang (黃品越) 52.83 59.99 Taiwan 52.831:04.031:02.0257.461:00.48
6x6x6 Cube Zhao-Zhe Zhong (鍾肇哲) 2:04.96 2:08.64 Taiwan 2:05.522:04.962:15.44
7x7x7 Cube Sheng Cao (曹晟) 2:44.37 2:56.27 China 2:44.373:04.073:00.38
3x3x3 Blindfolded Yucheng Chen (陈裕铖) 26.64 DNF China 32.79DNF26.64
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Baiqiang Dong (董百强) 19 WR China 19
3x3x3 One-Handed Yiqun Lin (林逸群) 11.60 13.87 China 14.1113.6813.8311.6014.80
Clock Yunke Zhang (张云柯) 6.24 7.40 China 6.246.95DNF8.187.08
Megaminx Ping-Yueh Huang (黃品越) 49.40 51.34 Taiwan 50.5754.0952.8749.4050.58
Pyraminx Yining Yao (姚祎宁) 2.48 3.82 China 4.262.483.833.376.99
Skewb Zongyang Li (李宗阳) 2.76 3.50 China 4.045.913.053.422.76
Square-1 Boqin Zhao (赵博钦) 8.94 11.66 China 14.5513.8910.9310.158.94
4x4x4 Blindfolded Weina Bao (鲍伟娜) 5:35.29 DNF China 6:15.895:35.29DNF
5x5x5 Blindfolded Yucheng Chen (陈裕铖) 10:50.00 DNF China DNF10:50.00DNF
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Yucheng Chen (陈裕铖) 35/39 1:00:00 China 35/39 1:00:00
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
Second round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
5x5x5 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
6x6x6 Cube Final Mo3 10:00.00
7x7x7 Cube Final Mo3 10:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3 10:00.00
Final Bo3 10:00.00
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final Bo1 1 hour
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Clock Final Ao5 10:00.00
Megaminx First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Skewb First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Square-1 First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final Bo3 10:00.00
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final Bo3 10:00.00
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo1 10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00

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.