Canadian Open 2009

Sep 19 - 20, 2009
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Ontario Science Centre

770 Don Mills Road
Canadian Open 2009 website
WCA Delegate
Dave Campbell


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Harris Chan won with an average of 11.11 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Eric Limeback finished second (12.53) and Derrick Eide finished third (12.99).

African records: Emile Compion‎ 4x4x4 Cube 1:14.35 (average), 6x6x6 Cube 3:49.28 (single), 6x6x6 Cube 4:05.74 (average), 7x7x7 Cube 5:51.44 (single), 7x7x7 Cube 5:57.52 (average), Megaminx 2:00.05 (single), Megaminx 2:15.00 (average), Pyraminx 11.38 (single), Pyraminx 13.45 (average), Square-1 22.38 (single), and Square-1 32.35 (average).

North American records: Derrick Eide‎ Pyraminx 7.20 (average); Harris Chan‎ 3x3x3 Cube 11.11 (average).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Harris Chan 9.16 NR 11.11 NAR Canada 11.819.1612.949.1612.36
2x2x2 Cube Justin Jaffray 3.16 3.93 Canada 4.084.843.164.283.44
4x4x4 Cube Harris Chan 50.61 53.10 NR Canada 53.9455.8051.1154.2550.61
5x5x5 Cube Brendon Hemsley 1:29.97 1:38.36 Canada 1:36.881:40.591:52.251:37.611:29.97
6x6x6 Cube Jack Moseley 3:21.83 3:38.10 Canada 3:57.943:21.833:34.52
7x7x7 Cube Derrick Eide 5:01.56 5:16.68 Canada 5:37.585:10.905:01.56
3x3x3 Blindfolded Eric Limeback 1:03.46 NR DNF Canada 1:03.46DNF3:50.81
3x3x3 One-Handed Harris Chan 16.59 NR 20.83 Canada 16.5921.5524.6122.7518.19
Megaminx Kevin Westermann 1:33.59 NR 1:44.28 NR Canada 1:49.161:50.091:33.59
Pyraminx Derrick Eide 5.88 7.20 NAR Canada 8.975.8810.226.715.91
Square-1 Forte Shinko 20.34 22.53 NR Canada 21.4132.9420.3423.5922.59
Magic Bob Burton 1.28 1.43 United States 2.341.401.521.381.28

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.