Christopher Yu Olson, usually referred to as simply Chris Olson, is an American speedcuber specializing in 2x2x2 Cube.
He was among the first in the world to use full EG. A two-time national champion, he is also the former WR holder in the 2x2 event with an average of 1.71, which beat the previous record by 0.25 seconds.
He runs a YouTube channel by the username of cyotheking.
Chris is also the Chief Videographer at TheCubicle.us and the founder of Chris Olson Films.
|National Championship Titles|
|U.S. 2x2x2 Cube Champion
|Succeeded by |
2014, 2015, 2016
|2x2x2 Cube||1.71||average||Cubetcha 2013||First|
|2.02||New Albany 2013||Final|
|2.08||Dixon Winter 2013||First|
|2x2x2 Cube||2.00||average||Indiana 2013||Final|
|2.16||Minnesota Open 2012||Second|
World Championship Podiums
|2x2x2 Cube||2nd||1.77||average||World Rubik's Cube Championship 2017|
National Championship Podiums
|2x2x2 Cube||2nd||3.10||average||United States National Championships 2011|
|1st||2.17||United States National Championships 2012|
|1st||3.05||World Rubik's Cube Championship 2013|
|3rd||2.41||US Nationals 2014|
|2nd||1.88||US Nationals 2015|
|3rd||2.54||US Nationals 2016|