Sébastien Auroux

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Sébastien Auroux
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Background Information
Country: Germany
Born: June 9th, 1986 (age 25)
Occupation(s): Student
Years Active: 2008-present
WCA ID: 2008AURO01
Claim to Fame: Aachen Open organizer, FMC World Champion 2011

Sébastien Auroux is a German (half French) speedcuber. He has by far the most official sub-30 FMC solves (14 until April 2012 out of 110 ever done in competition) and won the event at the World Championship 2011 with 28 moves. Sébastien was made WCA delegate in January 2010 and organizes and co-organizes many competitions in Germany. In particular he is a main organizer of the Aachen Open, the biggest European competition series with Aachen Open 2011 still being the biggest competition ever beside World Championships 2009 and 2011.

Sébastien participates in competitions very frequently (currently 64 WCA competitions). He was the 4th person worldwide to get official results in single and average of all official events. He is also the person with most official solves within a calander year (1842 solves in 2011).

Sébastien is also one of the four first and current members of the WCA Regulations Committee, which completely redrafted the WCA Regulations in 2012.


  • Sébastien's first competition was German Open 2008.
  • Sébastien came up with a self-made 2x2x2 based on Eastsheen caps and a mini 3x3x3 inside back in 2009, when the Eastsheen 2x2x2 was still the best 2x2x2 commercially available.


World Titles
Preceded by
Olivér Perge
3x3 Fewest Moves World Champion

See also