# speed

1. ### Hello!!!

Soooo yeah im semi new to cubing. Ive been solving cubes for about 3 weeks now and i can already basically do a 2x2 3x3 4x4 5x5( still memorizing parity... lol) and a 7x7. So ive learned alot and i want to learn more and get fast! :)
2. ### New SpeedCuber

Hi everybody I'm a new speedcuber! So far my Records are: (all AVGs are 3of5) 3x3 Single: 25.43 Avg: 40.52 2x2 Single: 5.50 Avg: 17.00 Pyraminx Single: 6.68 Avg: 16.00 All single times. Bump Cube: 4:04.00 Megaminx: 8:43.00 4x4x4: 11:00.00 What is the easiest method to get...
3. ### I need opinions from other speedcubers!

hey, I have speedcubed for a few months now. I am using f2l, 2 look OLL and 2 look PLL. My average of 5 with the dayan zhanchi is 49.66 and PB is 35.99. Is that normal with the method im using? should i learn OLL and PLL or practise more? And how do I learn OLL and PLL, there is so many...
4. ### How can i create a wca id? tell me please i need help!!

i want to create a wca id to be able to enter a competition but i dont know how if you can tell me
5. ### Should WCA Bring Back Age Statistics?

Is there no chance of revival of "Age vs. Speed" in WCA? I heard from many competitors that the stat was quite nice to see, for continuous motivation of speedcubing, especially for old ages. I also strongly agree with the opinion. Even if I'm not listed in the stat, the time with my age...
6. ### Year 12 School Speedcubing Research Project

This is my article for my year 12 Research Project. As you will find out it was about the methods for reducing solve time. Any feedback would be appreciated, if there are any questions please ask :) I just want to point out it has to be written in a certain way to fit the criteria. Because of...
7. ### [Unofficial] Speed Blindfolded: 8.90 Seconds [Lucas Garron]

This isn't me, it is Lucas Garron: http://youtu.be/dL6XrVz-oEk

I know there haven't been any threads like this before concerning just stickers. No thread has soley just covered this area in cubing. I think that it would be a good idea, to just post about what kind of stickers you use on your cubes, what colours, size, logo's, where you buy them, how often...
9. ### How to Get Faster using the ZZ Method

**I don't take full credit for this content. These are my edits to a draft that CubeRoots sent me.** This tutorial is meant to provide a guide for those who have never learned how to solve a cube to get to sub12 using the ZZ method. However, if you have already learned another method, you may...
10. ### Height vs. Age vs. Speed

Hi! My goal for this thread is to collect data so that I can compile some new statistics. I'm pretty sure physical height is not a factor in speed, but I thought it would be an interesting comparison. I'm asking for you guys (and girls) to help me out by giving me some data. What I'd like is...

12. ### [Video] Becoming a speedcuber: new video series

Put a new video up for week 3 EDIT: Please help me get better... assess my solves if you don't mind and tell me what I can improve. I know look-ahead is a big one, but I know there are other things I can be doing better. I've been very interested in learning to speedcube lately and thought...
13. ### Coffee and Cubing

Has anyone tried drinking coffee and then cubing after the caffeine has made its way through your system? I am sooo freaking hyper right now and want to know if anyone has tried iut before competitionnnnnnn
14. ### I just want to say hello!

Hi, I'm Bernardo, i'm from Portugal, i can solve 3 puzzles the 3x3x3,5x5x5 and 7x7x7. :tu, and i don't have bad times be sides I'm improving every day so I hope i can become a good speedcuber.
15. ### [Unofficial] Ivan Vinnik Rubik's Cube Avg 12 10.67 and some fails

Finally normal Avg 12)
16. ### [Unofficial] 3X3 Average of 5: 17.73

I just got a new PB Average 3 out of 5!On video! :D But actually,I could've done better because my hands were kinda sweaty and the cube was so slippery in my hands,so I messed up the 2nd and the 4th solve. Please tell me some of your opinions,tips,tricks,what should I focus on,etc. Here are...

Sub: 1!!!!
18. ### [Unofficial] Rubik's cube: 17.28 sub 20!!!

I finally sub 20 XD Please comment
19. ### How Fast Are You? (2011 Poll)

Note: I know about this thread, but this is from over a year ago, and I wanted a more up to date poll! It is nearing the end of 2011, and I thought I'd poll how generally fast the forum is for the 3x3. Please be honest, your name won't show up for the option that you chose. Also, I'm pretty...
20. ### [Review] Maru 4x4x4

This thread is for reviews of the Maru 4x4x4. You can vote in the poll above, but please only vote if you own this particular puzzle. When posting your review, please follow a template similar to this: Where the puzzle was purchased: When the puzzle was purchased: Thoughts on the puzzle...