Harvard Fall 2012

Oct 6, 2012
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Harvard Science Center

1 Oxford Street

Auditorium C

Harvard Fall 2012 website
WCA Delegate
Tim Reynolds

Amy Tai


All competitors must preregister. $5 for the first event. $1 for each additional event. $1 of each competitor's registration fee will be given to the WCA. The base fee will be $10 for the first event for late registration.
The registration deadline is Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 11:59 pm EST.

Main event
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Rowe Hessler won with an average of 9.35 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Andrew Sopchak finished second (9.94) and Andrew Ricci finished third (10.04).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Rowe Hessler 8.21 9.35 United States 8.918.8010.348.2111.03
2x2x2 Cube Rowe Hessler 2.19 3.29 United States 2.342.618.652.194.91
4x4x4 Cube Rowe Hessler 35.28 40.73 United States 39.3443.5535.2843.0839.78
5x5x5 Cube Rowe Hessler 1:20.44 1:24.99 United States 1:20.441:21.97DNF1:25.301:27.71
3x3x3 Blindfolded Noah Arthurs 58.40 DNF United States DNF58.40DNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Peter Hung 29 United States 29
3x3x3 One-Handed Rowe Hessler 13.93 16.05 United States 19.5915.8616.7515.5513.93
Clock Tim Reynolds 10.59 11.24 United States 12.6611.0011.7211.0010.59
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Noah Arthurs 9/11 54:06 United States 9/11 54:06
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
4x4x4 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Final Ao5 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
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.