Rubik's WCA North American Championship 2022


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Matty Hiroto Inaba won with an average of 5.62 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Patrick Ponce finished second (6.27) and Luke Garrett finished third (6.68).

World records: Zayn Khanani‎ Skewb 0.81 (single) and Skewb 1.73 (average).

Asian records: Antonio Kam Ho Tung (甘浩東)‎ 3x3x3 Blindfolded 17.47 (single).

North American records: Caleb Trelford‎ Clock 4.23 (average); Nicolas Naing‎ Megaminx 30.62 (average).

South American records: Manuel Gutman‎ 3x3x3 Blindfolded 19.08 (average).

3x3x3 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Matty Hiroto Inaba 4.27 5.62 United States 7.455.925.164.275.79
2 Patrick Ponce 5.64 6.27 United States 8.497.225.645.775.83
3 Luke Garrett 6.05 6.68 United States 7.406.336.326.058.28

2x2x2 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Zayn Khanani 1.17 1.42 United States 1.631.331.171.313.53
2 Brennen Lin 1.57 1.85 Canada 1.833.451.991.721.57
3 Daniel Karnaukh 1.88 2.11 United States 2.481.964.621.881.89

4x4x4 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Patrick Ponce 21.73 23.98 United States 27.0122.3421.7324.3925.22
2 Ari Randers-Pehrson 23.20 24.28 United States 24.7527.8423.2824.8023.20
3 Bill Wang 22.02 25.85 Canada 27.1826.5825.1722.0225.80

5x5x5 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Matty Hiroto Inaba 45.53 48.39 United States 45.5357.9651.6646.8046.72
2 Bill Wang 46.23 49.24 Canada 53.8246.2348.7249.2149.79
3 Luke Tycksen 46.94 50.45 United States 47.9750.5746.9456.9652.81

6x6x6 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Diego Rodriguez-Ramirez 1:26.14 NR 1:27.41 NR Canada 1:28.791:27.301:26.14
2 Matty Hiroto Inaba 1:20.81 1:28.52 United States 1:20.811:36.521:28.22
3 Kevin Hays 1:29.97 1:34.59 United States 1:38.631:35.161:29.97

7x7x7 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Kevin Hays 2:04.39 2:05.67 United States 2:06.772:05.842:04.39
2 Matty Hiroto Inaba 2:10.19 2:14.56 United States 2:14.222:10.192:19.28
3 Benjamin Wei 2:13.89 2:17.29 United States 2:23.472:13.892:14.52

3x3x3 Blindfolded

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Tommy Cherry 15.20 15.38 United States 15.2815.2015.65
2 Elliott Kobelansky 15.27 15.98 NR Canada 15.2716.0116.65
3 Antonio Kam Ho Tung (甘浩東) 18.11 DNF Hong Kong 18.11DNFDNF

3x3x3 Fewest Moves

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Kyeongmin Choi 21 NR 22.33 NR Republic of Korea 242221
2 Kerry Creech 22 23.67 United States 222425
3 Krish Shah-Nathwani 23 24.33 United States 262423

3x3x3 One-Handed

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Kian Mansour 9.38 10.50 Canada 10.1511.309.3810.5310.82
2 Patrick Ponce 10.04 10.52 United States 10.9910.3610.3210.0410.88
3 Luke Garrett 9.56 10.69 United States 11.1510.839.5610.1012.59


# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Vishwa Sankar 4.26 4.49 United States
2 Kerry Creech 4.56 5.05 United States 4.58DNF5.465.114.56
3 Caleb Trelford 4.01 5.08 United States 4.576.349.494.014.33


# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Nicolas Naing 28.56 30.62 NAR United States 33.0432.3329.4830.0628.56
2 Ethan Davis 33.07 34.26 United States 34.8234.8233.1533.0736.19
3 Kyeongmin Choi 30.11 NR 35.65 Republic of Korea 30.1136.6035.6738.3134.68


# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Michael Nielsen 1.18 1.82 United States
2 Harsha Paladugu 1.61 2.06 United States 2.602.081.612.112.00
3 Kerry Creech 1.97 2.11 United States


# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Zayn Khanani 1.38 1.73 WR United States 2.044.471.411.381.73
2 Carter Kucala 1.77 2.62 United States DNF3.001.772.132.74
3 Leo Min-Bedford 2.24 2.84 Canada 5.582.462.242.283.77


# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Dylan Baumbach 5.32 6.27 United States 8.765.325.475.727.63
2 Sameer Aggarwal 5.91 6.56 United States 5.916.736.126.827.69
3 Max Siauw 5.52 6.85 United States 7.727.586.106.875.52

4x4x4 Blindfolded

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Stanley Chapel 1:22.02 DNF United States 1:22.021:22.84DNF
2 Elliott Kobelansky 1:59.47 DNF Canada DNF1:59.47DNF
3 Manuel Gutman 2:05.69 DNF Argentina DNFDNF2:05.69

5x5x5 Blindfolded

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Stanley Chapel 3:07.85 DNF United States 3:07.85DNFDNF
2 Elliott Kobelansky 3:37.45 NR DNF Canada DNF4:20.443:37.45
3 Tommy Cherry 4:21.25 DNF United States 4:21.257:06.04DNF

3x3x3 Multi-Blind

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Mark Boyanowski 43/45 56:15 United States 43/45 56:1534/48 1:00:00
2 Elliott Kobelansky 50/60 1:00:02 Canada 50/60 1:00:02DNF
3 Tommy Cherry 40/45 1:00:00 United States 40/45 1:00:00DNF
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