In this competition, we will do 1 FMC attempt every week. The catch is that you have to use the Roux method, and cannot apply any FMC-specific techniques such as premoves and insertions. Instead, you must use Roux and come up with the most efficient solution that you can. Just like official FMC...
This thread is for discussing how to get faster at 3x3 using the Roux Method. The main focus will be on breaking specific "barriers" that people often get stuck at. I am making a video series which I will post on Youtube, and I will also share it on this thread. The first 2 videos has now been...
From canadianCUBING's Facebook page:
"Today we are announcing the next Toronto competition. It will be the best way to end the summer. We hope you can join us. Registration opens on Sunday at 10 AM sharp. Only 150 competitors, so don't miss out."
This is a thread for sharing what you would like to accomplish or achieve in your cubing career before you quit. Examples of a few things you might want to do may include breaking a certain barrier (i.e. sub 20 on 3x3), learning a large set of algorithms (i.e. ZBLL), expanding your collection of...
This is a thread in which we discuss existing advanced techniques for the roux method, question their usefulness, expand on ideas that already exist, and create new ones.
This video briefly explains 6 advanced techniques that already exist:
video #1: Inspection (by me)
video #2: First Block Efficiency (by GuRoux)
video #3: Second Block Fluidity (by me)
video #4: Second Block Efficiency (by GuRoux)
video #5: CMLL Recognition (by GuRoux)
video #6: CMLL (by me)
video #7: 6-Flip Repertiore (by GuRoux)
video #8: 4A...
Ok I guess. I could've rolled it to sub 8 ao 12, (this was part of an 8.26, with a few high 8s and 9s at the beginning) but nobody watches those. No stackmat cuz me lazy. My phone decided not to record audio for some reason. Also lol that scramble fail!
1. 7.77 R2 U2 R2 B2...
All my algs (also in my signature BTW): https://docs.google.com/document/d/1CqiR2c_aapjrLWkQxUuIcrs1nomDmkZQG3jw8iVfTYM/edit?usp=sharing
Song: Shine by Spektrem (aka Jesse Warren) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n4tK7LYFxI0
Cube: Moyu Weilong V2 57 mm (stock stickers)
Method: Roux, full CMLL, y neutral
Timer: Stackmat Pro
L' B2 U' R2 U2 F2 L2 F2 U' B2 U B L2 D B' L R' D L U2 //scramble
B R' U2 F2 //first block
R' U' R' U2 R' M' U R' U R U' R' U r //second block
R2 F' L2 F' L2 F' U2 B F R' D2 R' B' D2 L' U' F2 D F'
Kavin Tangtartharakul/GuRoux: https://www.youtube.com/user/franktangtartharakul
Louis de Mendonça/TDM: https://www.youtube.com/user/TDM028
Jules Manalang/waffo: https://www.youtube.com/user/cubes4lyfe