Da Vinci Science Center competition 2008


Date
Jun 14 - 15, 2008
City
Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States
Venue

Da Vinci Science Center

Address
3145 Hamilton Boulevard B, Allentown, PA 18103, USA
Website
Da Vinci Science Center competition 2008 website
Contact

Dan Cohen

WCA Delegate
Bob Burton
Registration requirements
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Highlights
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Jason Baum won with an average of 11.97 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Mitchell Stern finished second (12.49) and Rowe Hessler finished third (14.39).

World records: Dan Cohen‎ 4x4x4 Cube 46.03 (single).

North American records: Dan Cohen‎ 4x4x4 Cube 56.54 (average), 5x5x5 Cube 1:38.40 (average), Clock 9.13 (single), Clock 9.84 (average), and Pyraminx 5.59 (single); Jason Baum‎ 3x3x3 Cube 11.97 (average).

Andoni Mendoza - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 26 26.36 40.27 United States 45.5539.6126.3646.7835.66

Andrew Fleckenstein - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 18 26.84 30.16 United States 50.4027.1132.4430.9326.84
2x2x2 Cube Final 17 8.30 10.85 United States 8.3018.5610.3811.9610.21
4x4x4 Cube Final 18 2:56.08 United States 3:05.962:56.08
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 18 1:55.03 United States 2:04.431:55.03
Pyraminx Final 8 17.18 25.16 United States 48.2223.5017.1830.7121.27
Square-1 Final 8 2:31.83 DNF United States DNF3:20.272:31.83
Magic Final 7 2.03 2.64 United States 2.032.812.97DNF2.13

Anthony Hsu - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Final 4 12.63 14.99 United States 16.3612.6313.3315.2720.30
First round 8 15.09 17.08 United States 17.2717.0916.8919.3815.09
2x2x2 Cube Final 10 6.97 7.32 United States 10.167.256.977.247.46
4x4x4 Cube Final 7 1:18.02 1:20.18 United States 1:18.591:22.631:19.331:23.181:18.02
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 6 3:13.43 DNF United States DNFDNF3:13.43
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 10 30.62 38.89 United States 39.7141.6530.6237.1539.80
Magic Final 4 1.83 2.13 United States 2.611.831.967.831.83
Master Magic Final 7 9.97 11.33 United States 23.9711.7810.8411.389.97

Bill Berry - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 20 26.06 30.68 United States 38.5926.0627.6932.4631.90
4x4x4 Cube Final 15 2:22.60 United States 2:36.162:22.60
5x5x5 Cube First round 10 4:29.63 5:11.17 United States 5:10.364:29.635:46.535:42.684:40.46
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 4 69 United States 69

Bob Burton - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Final 14 19.21 19.98 United States 20.2721.6819.4420.2419.21
First round 13 18.53 19.22 United States 18.7220.9318.5319.5919.36
2x2x2 Cube Final 18 8.59 11.68 United States 10.8411.3824.3712.818.59
4x4x4 Cube Final 11 1:34.09 United States 1:34.091:55.55
5x5x5 Cube First round 8 4:07.11 4:56.51 United States 4:28.936:47.524:07.115:25.314:55.30
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 7 3:44.52 DNF United States 3:44.524:51.00DNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 3 40 United States 40
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 8 25.80 38.25 United States 38.5245.1525.8038.2537.98
Clock Final 3 14.56 16.94 United States 16.6819.5814.56
Pyraminx Final 6 9.28 19.63 United States 29.1927.589.2816.4614.86
Square-1 Final 6 2:55.38 3:29.78 United States 3:57.802:55.383:36.16
Magic Final 3 1.19 1.62 United States 1.301.881.692.061.19
Master Magic Final 2 3.13 3.40 United States 3.333.443.445.113.13

Carlos Gadea - Russia WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 31 40.38 NR 51.52 NR Russia 57.3953.2743.911:00.9440.38
2x2x2 Cube Final 29 19.58 NR 49.16 NR Russia 1:18.3319.5840.77DNF28.38

Chris Freimuth - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 33 49.43 54.93 United States 50.3659.031:08.3749.4355.41
2x2x2 Cube Final 26 9.02 19.05 United States 21.6625.8814.5620.949.02

Chris Vasseur - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 22 23.86 33.56 United States 35.5537.5623.8634.4730.66
2x2x2 Cube Final 14 6.96 9.50 United States 10.639.5911.356.968.27
4x4x4 Cube Final 14 2:22.43 United States 3:34.652:22.43
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 9 DNF DNF United States DNFDNFDNF
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 15 1:21.06 United States 1:53.341:21.06
Magic Final 13 2.15 3.88 United States 2.584.71DNF4.362.15

Clayton Chan - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 32 47.56 53.14 United States 55.9347.5650.221:09.1953.28

Dan Cohen - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Final 7 11.25 16.06 United States 16.0517.9618.4011.2514.16
First round 3 10.12 14.20 United States 16.6313.9619.1512.0110.12
2x2x2 Cube Final 3 5.43 5.95 United States 6.567.595.435.775.52
4x4x4 Cube Final 1 46.03 WR 56.54 NAR United States 57.521:13.0355.0857.0346.03
5x5x5 Cube Final 1 1:36.31 1:42.32 United States 1:36.311:41.911:45.081:48.161:39.98
First round 1 1:31.75 1:38.40 NAR United States 1:38.091:41.521:31.751:35.59DNF
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 9 DNF DNF United States DNFDNFDNF
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 2 21.58 25.50 United States 25.0924.4421.5841.3826.97
Clock Final 1 9.13 NAR 9.84 NAR United States 9.699.1310.71
Megaminx Final 2 1:47.06 1:56.86 United States 1:47.061:58.272:05.25
Pyraminx Final 1 5.59 NAR 9.09 United States 8.5613.885.598.869.86
Square-1 Final 2 31.18 40.16 United States 49.9131.1839.38
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final 1 DNF United States DNF
Magic Final 15 1.18 DNF United States 1.18DNFDNFDNF14.52
Master Magic Final 3 2.68 3.89 United States 2.722.728.916.222.68

Dan Wang - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 21 29.16 32.69 United States 30.4029.1638.2834.8632.81

Daniel Weierich - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Final 8 15.41 17.32 United States 17.1515.4118.0319.2716.78
First round 12 15.09 19.20 United States 21.4420.0315.0918.2619.30

David Cohen - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 27 33.84 42.58 United States 44.561:15.6537.0433.8446.15
2x2x2 Cube Final 22 10.52 12.68 United States 10.5215.8014.8012.5610.69
4x4x4 Cube Final 20 3:12.75 United States 5:41.273:12.75
Clock Final 5 37.34 DNF United States 37.34DNF37.75
Pyraminx Final 7 13.96 20.97 United States 13.9632.9114.1518.6330.12
Magic Final 9 2.47 3.03 United States 2.503.184.532.473.40

Edward Barrett - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 36 1:04.09 DNF United States 1:08.46DNF1:04.09DNFDNF
2x2x2 Cube Final 28 17.11 28.65 United States 42.8434.4731.3620.1317.11
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 20 2:54.88 United States 4:04.862:54.88

Erik Johnson - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Final 6 12.63 15.59 United States 17.0014.3821.0912.6315.38
First round 5 13.44 15.18 United States 14.0013.4415.2117.1616.33
2x2x2 Cube Final 1 4.18 4.70 United States 4.184.435.084.595.58
4x4x4 Cube Final 6 1:10.88 1:19.81 United States 1:22.781:19.931:29.081:10.881:16.72
5x5x5 Cube Final 5 1:50.65 2:20.67 United States 1:50.652:10.802:21.112:39.652:30.10
First round 5 2:22.44 2:25.94 United States 2:29.152:22.442:22.502:26.162:30.18
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 2 35 United States 35
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 6 29.33 31.19 United States 30.1833.5929.8043.8329.33
Square-1 Final 5 2:38.05 2:58.72 United States 2:38.053:09.033:09.08

Gavin Nelson - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Final 9 15.33 17.50 United States 15.3319.3119.1915.4717.85
First round 14 17.28 20.25 United States 21.3617.2818.1122.6821.28
2x2x2 Cube Final 4 4.46 6.37 United States 4.466.027.938.805.15
4x4x4 Cube Final 9 1:25.97 1:35.37 United States 1:37.401:25.971:31.941:42.801:36.78
5x5x5 Cube First round 7 2:59.39 3:12.96 United States 3:03.503:41.712:59.393:07.463:27.91
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 5 DNF United States DNF
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 13 52.27 United States 1:03.5352.27
Clock Final 2 10.31 13.02 United States 10.3115.8612.88
Megaminx Final 3 3:08.03 3:17.60 United States 3:08.033:27.163:17.61
Pyraminx Final 3 8.18 10.69 United States 13.968.1810.6111.949.52
Square-1 Final 1 21.56 28.83 United States 39.8625.0621.56

Ian Howells - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 34 43.66 57.06 United States 43.6649.7959.711:14.081:01.68
2x2x2 Cube Final 27 13.93 21.51 United States 17.6528.4713.9339.9518.40

Ian Smudde - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 28 40.91 42.86 United States 50.6543.5740.9640.9144.06
2x2x2 Cube Final 21 10.22 12.09 United States 13.1110.2212.5021.7210.66
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 17 1:31.22 United States 2:11.391:31.22

Jaclyn Sawler - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
Pyraminx Final 9 27.13 32.75 United States 42.8431.8329.5027.1336.93

Jason Baum - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Final 1 10.84 11.97 NAR United States 12.2513.2111.0510.8412.61
First round 2 12.16 13.57 United States 13.2514.2112.1613.8813.59
2x2x2 Cube Final 8 4.38 7.16 United States 7.406.784.387.807.30
4x4x4 Cube Final 3 53.11 1:04.59 United States 1:07.211:06.4353.11DNF1:00.13
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 4 2:46.40 DNF United States DNFDNF2:46.40
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 1 19.15 22.35 United States 22.8627.5919.1522.7521.43

John Tamanas - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Final 12 16.13 18.48 United States 19.1916.1317.8019.1318.52
First round 9 13.84 17.23 United States 17.8317.6813.8419.6616.19
2x2x2 Cube Final 13 5.91 9.44 United States 8.6312.349.525.9110.18
4x4x4 Cube Final 13 2:14.09 United States 2:14.092:33.28
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 8 5:47.28 DNF United States 5:47.28DNFDNF
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 11 36.53 44.98 United States 42.551:15.0042.8449.5636.53

Jonathan Choi - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Final 13 15.22 18.49 United States 19.2817.8435.6315.2218.36
First round 15 19.69 22.64 United States 21.5519.6926.5021.6824.69
2x2x2 Cube Final 5 5.66 6.63 United States 7.037.155.666.666.19
4x4x4 Cube Final 4 1:08.60 1:14.45 United States 1:15.961:13.811:13.591:08.601:31.36
5x5x5 Cube Final 2 1:48.72 2:03.62 United States 1:59.402:13.472:24.881:58.001:48.72
First round 3 1:54.97 2:03.60 United States 2:08.252:09.592:02.092:00.471:54.97
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 5 DNF United States DNF
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 12 42.43 50.86 United States 43.2257.111:01.8652.2642.43
Pyraminx Final 4 12.19 15.82 United States 14.5516.3318.2712.1916.58
Magic Final 12 1.33 3.83 United States 1.334.886.433.283.34
Master Magic Final 6 2.64 4.88 United States 4.07DNF2.645.844.74

Joshua Berg - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Final 15 18.71 23.90 United States 22.7523.28DNF18.7125.68
First round 10 17.15 18.52 United States 17.1517.2520.1522.8418.15
2x2x2 Cube Final 12 7.75 8.85 United States 9.067.759.7211.187.77
4x4x4 Cube Final 8 1:15.86 1:22.26 United States 1:18.401:33.401:31.831:16.561:15.86
5x5x5 Cube Final 4 1:54.04 2:05.16 United States 2:06.931:54.042:15.721:57.302:11.25
First round 4 2:05.81 2:13.17 United States 2:05.812:09.312:15.722:14.472:18.56
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 5 2:47.69 DNF United States 2:53.282:47.69DNF
Megaminx Final 1 1:40.80 1:51.26 United States 1:40.801:55.181:57.81
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final 1 DNF United States DNF

Kate Nelson - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
Magic Final 11 1.53 3.70 United States 4.963.593.581.533.94

Kian Barry - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Final 16 21.43 27.25 United States 27.5030.7333.8021.4323.51
First round 16 24.52 27.34 United States 28.7724.8428.4041.4624.52
2x2x2 Cube Final 16 8.38 10.55 United States 13.8010.8611.008.389.80
4x4x4 Cube Final 19 3:00.06 United States 3:00.06DNF

Kyle Barry - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 19 23.59 30.62 United States 32.2123.5930.0029.6540.00
2x2x2 Cube Final 20 11.34 11.93 United States 12.1911.8411.3412.2511.77
4x4x4 Cube Final 21 3:20.00 United States 3:21.503:20.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 9 DNF DNF United States DNFDNFDNF

Mark Reynolds - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 35 1:12.06 1:13.40 United States 1:21.881:13.211:12.061:12.081:14.90

Matt Young - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 25 34.69 38.16 United States 36.3651.5234.9643.1634.69
2x2x2 Cube Final 19 9.65 11.85 United States 9.6510.0010.8614.6816.40
Pyraminx Final 10 27.08 37.67 United States 57.1627.0859.2127.1628.69
Magic Final 5 2.02 2.17 United States 2.182.162.023.242.18

Mitchell Stern - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Final 2 10.06 NR 12.49 United States 11.0816.1810.0614.2512.13
First round 1 12.46 13.36 United States 14.0912.4613.5913.4413.06
2x2x2 Cube Final 2 4.80 5.51 United States 5.426.334.805.905.22
4x4x4 Cube Final 2 53.02 1:03.11 United States 1:04.2453.021:24.091:01.671:03.43
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 3 25.09 27.40 United States 27.9126.9725.0927.9627.31

Nathaniel Gallant - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 30 37.65 50.79 United States 58.7546.0947.5237.651:01.00
2x2x2 Cube Final 23 10.78 12.87 United States 16.2911.1814.2113.2110.78
4x4x4 Cube Final 22 3:20.91 United States 4:01.113:20.91
Magic Final 10 2.56 3.55 United States 2.563.152.844.655.18

Patrick Jameson - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Final 10 16.38 17.87 United States 18.5818.1322.1916.9116.38
First round 7 15.65 16.78 United States 15.6517.5917.7816.0316.71
2x2x2 Cube Final 7 4.81 7.14 United States 6.634.8113.697.816.99
4x4x4 Cube Final 5 1:00.60 1:16.38 United States 1:00.601:23.091:22.191:33.941:03.87
5x5x5 Cube Final 3 1:46.91 2:03.66 United States 1:59.902:09.532:01.551:46.912:11.21
First round 2 1:59.79 2:03.49 United States 1:59.792:21.342:10.341:59.862:00.27
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 2 2:23.41 DNF United States DNF2:23.41DNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 5 DNF United States DNF
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 9 35.68 38.87 United States 42.3137.5835.6841.1937.83
Megaminx Final 5 3:38.78 3:58.99 United States 3:38.783:43.054:35.13
Square-1 Final 3 36.40 43.30 United States 42.0851.4336.40

Paul Young - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
Pyraminx Final 11 17.59 DNF United States 32.3317.59DNFDNF46.00
Magic Final 8 2.44 2.71 United States 2.802.522.802.444.36

Rowe Hessler - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Final 3 13.63 14.39 United States 14.8413.6313.9414.4015.33
First round 4 12.86 14.94 United States 14.4415.5314.8412.8618.09
2x2x2 Cube Final 11 6.51 8.14 United States 6.756.916.5113.5310.75
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 1 1:32.05 DNF United States DNF1:32.05DNF
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 4 27.11 29.22 United States 31.1530.0127.1127.6530.00
Magic Final 16 1.36 DNF United States DNFDNFDNFDNF1.36

Sam Boyles - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Final 11 16.75 18.44 United States 17.6523.9416.7518.6519.03
First round 11 16.13 19.16 United States 16.1319.7718.2819.4420.91
2x2x2 Cube Final 6 2.69 6.99 United States 6.166.698.139.812.69
4x4x4 Cube Final 12 1:38.84 United States 1:38.841:44.05
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 5 24.62 30.39 United States 33.2737.1624.6229.8128.09
Magic Final 2 1.13 1.21 United States 1.221.191.131.221.93
Master Magic Final 1 2.36 2.95 United States 3.312.363.152.404.31

Stachu Korick - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 29 40.66 47.87 United States 40.6651.2250.3649.9143.34
2x2x2 Cube Final 25 8.18 13.50 United States 14.0214.098.1812.4018.56
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 19 2:24.38 United States 2:24.383:01.19

Takao Hashimoto (橋本貴夫) - Japan WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
Megaminx Final 4 3:01.50 NR 3:39.99 NR Japan 3:01.504:32.183:26.30
Square-1 Final 7 28.13 DNF Japan 28.13DNF30.16
Magic Final 6 1.25 2.29 Japan 1.252.811.462.618.86
Master Magic Final 5 3.61 4.86 Japan 5.403.614.758.504.43

Tim Reynolds - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Final 5 13.91 15.48 United States 15.4317.6513.9114.6916.31
First round 6 13.93 15.34 United States 15.0115.2115.8120.7713.93
2x2x2 Cube Final 9 6.36 7.17 United States 6.367.0912.447.506.93
4x4x4 Cube Final 10 1:28.88 1:36.58 United States 1:49.031:28.881:31.221:34.281:44.25
5x5x5 Cube Final 6 2:57.33 3:19.78 United States 3:15.783:28.303:20.592:57.333:22.97
First round 6 2:45.19 3:10.10 United States 3:15.223:19.132:45.192:55.95DNF
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 3 2:30.50 DNF United States 2:30.50DNFDNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 1 34 United States 34
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 7 31.07 36.62 United States 38.7537.6633.4631.0744.88
Clock Final 4 15.56 17.59 United States 19.6617.5615.56
Megaminx Final 6 3:55.90 4:10.66 United States 4:24.054:12.023:55.90
Pyraminx Final 2 7.66 9.24 United States 10.097.6610.137.729.91
Square-1 Final 4 47.22 51.20 United States 49.9756.4147.22
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final 1 DNF United States DNF
Magic Final 1 1.11 1.15 United States 1.111.191.113.221.15
Master Magic Final 4 2.86 3.94 United States 3.225.657.912.862.96

Tristan Buckley - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 24 23.98 35.38 United States 34.5651.6336.5535.0223.98
2x2x2 Cube Final 24 8.87 13.13 United States 11.3118.0320.788.8710.05
4x4x4 Cube Final 16 2:24.80 United States 2:24.802:37.63
5x5x5 Cube First round 9 4:32.08 5:05.13 United States 4:59.034:32.085:24.435:10.945:05.43
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 16 1:24.56 United States 1:24.561:33.71
Pyraminx Final 12 2:01.29 DNF United States 2:01.29DNFDNFDNFDNF

Tyler Wilkinson - United States WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 17 23.71 28.86 United States 33.0328.4223.7140.3725.13
2x2x2 Cube Final 15 8.47 10.37 United States DNF9.699.4911.938.47
4x4x4 Cube Final 17 2:34.66 United States 3:00.412:34.66
5x5x5 Cube First round 11 4:33.06 5:13.92 United States DNF5:06.935:37.884:33.064:56.94
3x3x3 One-Handed Final 14 1:13.31 United States 1:57.651:13.31
Pyraminx Final 5 13.08 17.90 United States 20.0314.2713.0819.4121.69
Square-1 Final 9 DNF DNF United States DNFDNFDNS
Magic Final 14 2.22 3.90 United States 2.404.475.442.224.84
Master Magic Final 8 11.09 13.86 United States 13.9111.5911.0916.091:03.08

Wonjun Choi - Republic of Korea WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube First round 23 24.19 34.88 Republic of Korea 45.6529.5024.1929.49DNF