Talk:Alexander Lau

Alexander Lau
Alexander Lau in 2014
Background Information
Alias(es): 5BLD, Mehlschwitze, Rouxuor
Country: United Kingdom
Born: ! (age !)
Occupation(s): student
Years Active: 2011-present
WCA ID: 2011LAUA01
Claim to Fame: SpeedBLD Unofficial World Record Holder, Prominent Roux user

Alexander Lau a British speedcuber from London, United Kingdom, starting cubing in early 2011.

He averages sub-8 with the Roux method, making him the second fastest official solver using Roux. He is currently 77th in the world for 3x3 average (7.37). (Last updated as of 12 Aug 2019)

He is the former 3-time continental record holder for 3x3 average.

He was the 2014 European Champion of 3x3.


  • His username for both Speedsolving and Youtube is 5BLD, although he can't do 5BLD.
  • The stickers on his cubes are known for being extremely worn out


Continental Titles
Preceded by
Sergey Ryabko
3x3 Speedsolve European Champion
Succeeded by
Philipp Weyer

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