PSU Open 2016

Aug 27 - 28, 2016
Novopolotsk, Belarus

Polotsk State University

Belarus, Novopolotsk, Blokhina street, 30

On the second floor in the disco hall

PSU Open 2016 website
Uladzislau Ushakov (Владислав Ушаков) and Vladislav Pyatnitsa (Владислав Пятница)
WCA Delegate
Ilya Tsiareshka

Registration will be closed on August, 23 or when we reach 50 competitors. Registration fee: for free for 1-3 events; 5 BYN for 4-5 events; 10 BYN for 6-18 events. Please see the website for more details.

Main event
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Vladislav Kaminskiy won with an average of 9.55 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Ilya Zabrodsky finished second (11.40) and Pavel Yushkevich finished third (11.54).

World records: Roman Strakhov‎ 5x5x5 Blindfolded 5:01.40 (single); Uladzislau Ushakov (Владислав Ушаков)‎ 3x3x3 Fewest Moves 19 (single).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Vladislav Kaminskiy 8.59 9.55 Belarus 9.558.599.259.8410.69
2x2x2 Cube Pavel Yushkevich 2.79 3.26 Belarus 3.523.113.963.152.79
4x4x4 Cube Vladislav Kaminskiy 37.52 42.75 Belarus 42.9439.8037.5250.7045.52
5x5x5 Cube Andrey Molchan 1:07.81 NR 1:14.18 NR Belarus 1:08.481:15.751:18.301:24.391:07.81
6x6x6 Cube Andrey Molchan 2:26.22 2:27.43 Belarus 2:27.372:28.692:26.22
7x7x7 Cube Andrey Molchan 3:32.86 3:39.60 Belarus 3:32.863:51.513:34.42
3x3x3 Blindfolded Roman Strakhov 36.04 41.48 Russia 36.0441.3547.06
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Uladzislau Ushakov (Владислав Ушаков) 19 WR Belarus 19
3x3x3 One-Handed Pavel Yushkevich 13.91 15.80 Belarus 15.1614.4419.9113.9117.81
Clock Ilya Tsiareshka 5.67 8.50 Belarus 7.818.069.62DNF5.67
Megaminx Vladislav Kaminskiy 1:26.13 1:40.30 Belarus 1:39.871:32.221:48.801:26.13DNS
Pyraminx Uladzislau Ushakov (Владислав Ушаков) 3.17 4.36 Belarus 3.176.313.414.245.43
Skewb Pavel Yushkevich 6.02 6.64 Belarus 7.996.026.296.916.72
Square-1 Ustsin Vashchanka 11.58 13.61 Belarus 12.8914.6314.3013.6511.58
4x4x4 Blindfolded Roman Strakhov 2:07.00 NR DNF Russia 2:07.002:11.53DNF
5x5x5 Blindfolded Roman Strakhov 5:01.40 WR DNF Russia DNF5:01.40DNF
3x3x3 With Feet Viktor Danilov 1:17.40 1:38.33 Belarus 1:41.641:17.401:55.95
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 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 First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Megaminx 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
3x3x3 With Feet Final Mo3 10:00.00

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.