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Rubik’s UK championship celebrates 10th anniversary

Published on: 6th November 2015

This weekend sees the 10th anniversary of the Rubik’s UK Championship.

A total of 200 competitors from 19 countries will battle it out for the title in Stevenage.

rubiks480The event takes place on Saturday 7th – Sunday 8th November 2015 at The Forum and is set to have the biggest turn out in its 10 year history. To celebrate the anniversary, speedcubers from around the world will unite to build a mosaic of the Star Wars character, Han Solo out of 1,000 Rubik’s Cubes.

Current UK and European champion, Alexander Lau will be defending his title. At the 2014 Rubik’s UK Championships, Alexander completed the iconic 3×3 cube in an average of 9.02 seconds.

Lynette Norris, marketing manager at John Adams Leisure, said: “We are delighted to once again be sponsoring the 10th annual Rubik’s UK Championships. It’s always great to see the speedcubers from around the world come together in one place as many have become good friends over the years, so the event is a great opportunity for them to get together and enjoy something they all love: speedcubing. We are looking forward to seeing who comes out on top this year.”

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