Xi'an New Year 2016

Jan 2 - 3, 2016
Xi'an, China

Xi'an Jiaotong University

No.205, Zhuque Street, Yanta District, Xi'an, Shaanxi

Conference room second floor, West Area Activity Center, Living quarters, West Campus, Xi'an Jiaotong University

Xi'an New Year 2016 website
Xi'an Cube Association (西安魔方协会)
WCA Delegate
Lorenzo Vigani Poli

Xi'an Cube Association


The competition is limited to 60 competitors.

Main event
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Mulun Yin (阴目仑) won with an average of 9.26 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Kaijun Lin (林恺俊) finished second (9.72) and Yan Jin (金岩) finished third (10.30).

Asian records: Hongbin Chang (常宏彬)‎ 3x3x3 Multi-Blind 22/22 57:08 (single).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Mulun Yin (阴目仑) 7.95 9.26 China 10.379.2610.007.958.52
6x6x6 Cube Yunke Zhang (张云柯) 2:29.23 2:32.37 China 2:29.782:38.112:29.23
7x7x7 Cube Ziheng Ma (马子恒) 3:42.93 3:50.33 China 4:00.733:42.933:47.33
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Yunke Zhang (张云柯) 28 29.33 China 283129
Megaminx Zhiyuan Liao (廖智远) 1:07.04 1:12.16 China 1:22.061:07.041:16.041:11.501:08.95
Square-1 Zijia Feng (冯子甲) 12.79 15.17 China 14.0918.7212.7914.4117.02
4x4x4 Blindfolded Kaijun Lin (林恺俊) 2:17.33 DNF China 2:23.65DNF2:17.33
5x5x5 Blindfolded Hongbin Chang (常宏彬) 17:32.00 DNF China DNF17:32.00DNS
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Hongbin Chang (常宏彬) 22/22 57:08 AsR China 20/23 57:2122/22 57:0823/24 59:54
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
6x6x6 Cube Final Mo3 10:00.00
7x7x7 Cube Final Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 8:00.00
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final Mo3
Megaminx Final Ao5 10:00.00
Square-1 Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final Bo3 15:00.00
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final Bo3 35:00.00
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo3

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 result to beat to proceed to the second phase of a cutoff round (see Regulation 9g).


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.