#### asacuber

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Generated By csTimer on 2022-01-01
avg of 5: 0.96

Time List:
1. 0.87 R U R F U R2 U F' U'
2. (0.71) U R' U2 R' F' R2 F U F
3. (2.28) F' R2 U F U F' U R' F2
4. 1.13 U' F' U2 F2 R2 F' U2 R2 U'
5. 0.89 R2 F' R U' R' F2 U2 R' F R'

First ever sub1 2x2 average!

#### Athefre

##### Member
My 2021 accomplishments:
• APB - A new, very competitive method / system. As evidenced in this post.
• NBRS - Added block referencing to our standard notation. Also, with a lot of help from a few others, developed a way to describe cube states.
• ACRM - A new recognition method that works for CxLL, NMCxLL, and Conjugated CxLL (CCLL). tsmosher created a document for the recognition method.
• Got Nautilus settled into its primary variants and grew a Discord server for the method.
• MI4 big cube method.
• Ætherman 3x3 method.
• Helped solve the Briggs / YruRU / Noah's CP Block debate. The full method is now called CEOR.
• Developed iterative L7E EO for 42 and other methods.

#### Jacck

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Double-post in weekly competition 2022-01 and here (but here with two videos):
Got a valid result in all 35 events in this week's competition, including rare 6bld and 7bld
Should be the first to get 35 counting events

#### AidenCubes

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This isnt too big, but I just got my first sub-35 ao5!

#### Puzzlerr

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I am Finnish, European and World Champion and World Record holder in 3x3x3 with feet. Believe me ,it's a very useful skill! And I'm probably the only one who has got cuber's ankle.
what's cubers ankle?

#### Puzzlerr

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i got my first sub 18 average! 17.84 ( i average mid 19s) and in that same average i got a 14.07 my new pb single! (almost sub 14!!)

Great job!

#### unirox13

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Just solved my new face- turning Starminx (yay for late Christmas presents!) with minimal help. I used a tutorial but only for tips on what order to do things in. After I got the next step, I paused the video and worked on getting that next step done on my own. It was a challenge and took me all day, but I had a lot of fun figuring things out. I'm looking forward to giving it another shot tomorrow.

#### Flowkap

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Solved my Megaminx for the first time ever!

#### Nuuk cuber

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I had state auditions for choir today and I hadn't made it so I was pretty bummed out for the whole day. I was cubing to try and calm myself down and I realized that I got 2 sub 10s in a row. The next solve was a low 10 so I knew it was going to be a good average. The next solve ended up being a high 13, so to get a pb, I had to get a really fast time. I managed to get a 9.72 which led to a 9.90 ao5; my first ever sub 10 average. I'm still in shock. It took me over 3 years to get to this point and I'm very satisfied.

Generated By csTimer on 2022-01-08
avg of 5: 9.907

Time List:
1. (9.650) D2 R B2 F2 R2 D2 R F2 L' R2 U' F L2 U R' F2 L2 U' F
2. 9.680 D' L' B U2 L2 B2 L' U' B U F2 R2 U R2 U2 R2 U F2 L2 B2
3. 10.320 D L2 B2 U R2 B2 D R2 D' B2 F2 D' L' F' R2 D2 B D2 R2 F D'
4. (13.980) B2 L D' F' R' F' U' R2 F' R' B2 L F2 U2 R D2 R' D2 F2 D2 R2
5. 9.720 U' F2 U F2 U' L2 U2 R2 U L2 F' U F R' B D2 F' R F' U2

#### abunickabhi

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PB average in clock, getting close to global sub-15 now.

On the other hand, I genned over 400 5-style algs yesterday, so a satisfying cubing day overall, L' F' E' F L' F E F' L2.

#### Puzzlerr

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I just broke a bunch of pbs! 2X2 i got a pb average of 4.29 and a really great single of 1.85 (it was more like a 1.50 but I missed the spacebar, also I use Ortega), a pb pyraminx average of 7.90 (i use lbl) a pb 4x4 average of 1.45 minutes and a pb 4x4 single of 1.21 minutes. So I'm really happy with this, i got a pb average and single in all the events i do with a few exceptions (no 3x3 pbs, but i got a pb single and average a few days ago, scroll up. And no pyraminx single, but i did get a pretty good 5 second solve in that average)

#### bulkocuber

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it was more like a 1.50 but I missed the spacebar,
It's very frustrating when it happens. At least it wasn't your first sub-1, that would be sad

#### TheSilverBeluga

##### Member
First time getting all four pairs in inspection? kinda sorta?

D2 B2 L2 B' D2 B' L2 B' D2 U2 F2 R2 D' F' D B U R' D R F

white cross is very easy, just y' z2 in inspection, then L D' R' D2. blue/red and blue/orange pairs are obvious, U R U' R' inserts blue/orange without disturbing blue/red, which I could insert with r' F U' R U M. I also saw that the green/orange edge piece would end up in the back left slot, and traced the corner to the front left with a L U L2 U' L insert. (recreating the solve now it turns out I didn't even trace it correctly but I traced it so incorrectly it actually ended up in that spot anyway. Neat.) Anyway turns out that after the first two pairs, green/red, the only pair I didn't plan for, ended up as a three mover after the first two pairs... that you insert with L U L'. Which I was doing anyway for green/orange.

Anyway I finished F2L sub 6 with a lot of lock-ups (my cube is still super tight because that's the only way I can control it until I bother to buy some new lube) and with a lot of insecurities about my planned solution, got super excited, and messed up the OLL algorithm and ended up with a 16. (I average mid 13.)

#### Ianwubby

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First sub-11 avg of 12 and first sub-12 avg of 100, as well as a pb avg of 50! First pbs for anything in 3x3 since 2020, I've only been cubing on-and-off since then and haven't really worked that hard to de-rust.

Average of 12: 10.97
10.10, 9.82, 11.14, 11.71, 9.99, (9.56), 11.38, 11.43, 11.31, (16.37), 11.33, 11.53

Average of 50: 11.65

Average of 100: 11.97

#### TheSilverBeluga

##### Member
Generated By csTimer on 2022-01-14
avg of 12: 12.15

Time List:
1. 11.51 F2 D2 U R2 U2 B2 R2 B2 U R2 L F' U2 F' U' F2 D L B R2
2. (10.41) L R2 U R2 D' F2 D' U2 R2 U2 B' D F2 U2 F' U' F L U'
3. 12.77 F2 R2 D2 B2 L2 R' F2 L' D2 R' U' B' R B2 R2 U2 B2 R
4. (16.32) U F2 D2 B2 L F2 D2 U2 L' B2 R2 U B L' U L U2 R' U'
5. 11.84 D2 U2 B2 L2 D2 B L2 R2 D2 F' L2 B' R' B' R2 U F2 L D2 B' L
6. 11.95 B' U R2 B2 R2 F2 R U2 R F2 R' D2 R U R' U2 B' L2 D' F'
7. 14.38 B' L2 B' R2 U2 L2 R F2 L2 D2 B2 U2 F' D' U R F U L
8. 14.01 B L2 U2 R2 F2 U' F2 L2 D F2 U2 B' D F U' B R' F D
9. 10.77 B2 R' U2 B2 L R2 D2 L D F D2 R2 B2 L2 B' L' U'
10. 11.28 D2 F2 R2 U' B2 L U' B' R F2 L2 B' U2 R2 L2 F' B2 D2 R2 F R2
11. 12.23 L' F' L D F' U' L F U' R B2 R' B2 R B2 R2 D2 R' F2 R2
12. 10.71 D' L2 F B2 R' B2 L D B D2 B' D2 B2 D2 R2 B D2 L2 D2 F' U'

Like the third time I've beaten my ao12 PB in the past week. Not quite sub 12 but I'm still really happy with it. The 12.23 should have been a mid 11 but I failed at stopping the timer :/

#### Bayamo Penguin

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long time cfop user, FINALLY got around to learning roux and i'm really enjoying it

#### Flowkap

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long time cfop user, FINALLY got around to learning roux and i'm really enjoying it
I find Roux on 3x3 way more enjoyable. And I still use CFOP on the bigger cubes so it's actually more divers as well.

#### Bayamo Penguin

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I find Roux on 3x3 way more enjoyable. And I still use CFOP on the bigger cubes so it's actually more divers as well.
agree 100%, Roux actally gives you a sense of solving the cube