Difference between revisions of "Mike Hughey"

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Mike has hosted the [[Speedsolving.com Weekly competition]] since March 2010, taking over from [[Arnaud van Galen]].
 
Mike has hosted the [[Speedsolving.com Weekly competition]] since March 2010, taking over from [[Arnaud van Galen]].
  
His wife, Gloria, and two daughters, Marie and Rachel, have also competed in [[WCA]] competitions.
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His wife, Gloria, and three daughters, Rebecca, Marie, and Rachel, have also competed in [[WCA]] competitions.
  
 
== Milestones ==
 
== Milestones ==
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Mike was the first person to (unofficially) achieve the following.
 
Mike was the first person to (unofficially) achieve the following.
 
* 7x7 blindfolded (July 2, 2008)
 
* 7x7 blindfolded (July 2, 2008)
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* 8x8 blindfolded (May 7, 2012)
 
* [[Square-1]] 10/10 multiBLD (December 12, 2010)
 
* [[Square-1]] 10/10 multiBLD (December 12, 2010)
 
* 8x8 blindfolded (May 5, 2012)
 
* 8x8 blindfolded (May 5, 2012)

Revision as of 17:16, 3 April 2013

Mike Hughey
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Mike Hughey in !
Background Information
Alias(es):
Country: USA
Born: March 14, 1962 (age 50)
Occupation(s): Software Developer
Years Active: 2007-present
WCA ID: 2007HUGH01
Claim to Fame: Big cube BLD, multiBLD (U)WRs

Mike Hughey ("hue-ee," not "hug-hey") is an American speedcuber from Indianapolis, Indiana. He is best known for his world-class results in 4x4 and 5x5 blindfolded as well as unofficial milestone achievements in big cube BLD and multiBLD.

Mike has hosted the Speedsolving.com Weekly competition since March 2010, taking over from Arnaud van Galen.

His wife, Gloria, and three daughters, Rebecca, Marie, and Rachel, have also competed in WCA competitions.

Milestones

Unofficial BLD firsts

Mike was the first person to (unofficially) achieve the following.

  • 7x7 blindfolded (July 2, 2008)
  • 8x8 blindfolded (May 7, 2012)
  • Square-1 10/10 multiBLD (December 12, 2010)
  • 8x8 blindfolded (May 5, 2012)

Trivia

Achievements

National Titles
Preceded by
Alexander Yu
2009, 2010
3x3 Blindfolded US Champion
2011
Incumbent
Preceded by
Chris Hardwick
2010
4x4 Blindfolded US Champion
2011
Incumbent
Preceded by
Chris Hardwick
2006
5x5 Blindfolded US Champion
2008-2011
Incumbent
Preceded by
None
3x3 Multiple Blindfolded US Champion
2008-2011
Incumbent

External links