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Interviews with people related to speedcubing, puzzles, and the WCA

Interview with Yi-Fan Wu

December 3, 2015 : Interview with Speedsolving.com member Yi-Fan Wu : Currently (at the time of this interview) holds the Asian record for 4×4 Average (31.10 seconds), is ranked 10th in the world for 5×5 Single (54.90 seconds), and is ranked 38th in the world for 3×3 average (8.30 seconds).  Location: Taipei, …

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Interview with Jayden McNeill

Interview with Speedsolving.com member Jayden McNeill : Currently (at the time of this interview) is ranked #2 in the world for 2×2 average (1.55 seconds), 15th in 3×3 average (7.91 seconds), 2nd in skewb average (3.10 seconds), and has held many continental records in Australia.  He is ranked top 100 in many …

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Interview with Colin Burns

January 29, 2015 : Interview with Speedsolving.com member Collin Burns : Currently (at the time of this interview) holds the North American record for 3×3 Single (5.93 seconds), is ranked 12th in the world for 3×3 Average (8.06 seconds), and is ranked 7th in the world for 3×3 One-Handed average …

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Interview with Kevin Hays

June 3, 2014 : Interview with Speedsolving.com member Kevin Hays : Currently (at the time of this interview) is the world record holder for 6x6x6 speedsolve average (1 minute, 50.30 seconds) and single (1 minute, 40.86 seconds), and is ranked 2nd in the world for 5x5x5 speedsolve average (59.06 seconds) …

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Interview with Marcin Kowalczyk

November 1, 2013 : Interview with Speedsolving.com member Marcin Kowalczyk : Currently (at the time of this interview) is the world record holder for 3x3x3 Multi-Blind (35/35 in 55 minutes). He has held (or broke) the world record 7 times in the last 18 months. Location: Poland, Dąbrowa Górnicza Occupation: …

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Interview with Alexander Lau

April 17, 2013 : Interview with Speedsolving.com member Alexander Lau : Currently (at the time of this interview) is the fastest official Roux solver in the world, and current ranked 3rd in the world for 3x3x3 Average (7.78 seconds). He is also ranked 5th in the world for 3x3x3 One-Handed …

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Interview with Herbert Kociemba

May 30, 2012 : Interview with Speedsolving.com member Herbert Kociemba : Best known for creating Cube Explorer, and also helped reduce God’s Number to 20 (2010). Location: Darmstadt, Germany Occupation: Teacher of Mathematics and Physics (Gymnasium) What made you become interested in solving puzzles? The Rubik’s cube and nothing else. …

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Interview with Marcell Endrey

January 30, 2012 : Interview with Speedsolving.com member Marcell Endrey : Currently (at the time of this interview) is ranked 2nd in the world in 3x3x3 multi-blind (19/19 cubes in 53 minutes, 48 seconds), and 3rd in the world for 4x4x4 Blindfolded (3 minutes, 46.05 seconds). Location: Budapest, Hungary Occupation: …

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Interview with Phillip Espinoza

January 1, 2012 : Interview with Speedsolving.com member Phillip Espinoza : Currently (at the time of this interview) is ranked 5th in the United States in both 3x3x3 Single (7.80 seconds) and 3x3x3 Average (9.98 seconds). He is the former NAR holder for 3x3x3 Average (10.21 seconds – 2010). Location: …

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