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A Quick Look into CubingUSA Nationals and WCA World Championship 2019

Posted by John Eppley on

With CubingUSA Nationals just over one month away, many cubers around North America are scrambling to refine their solving methods, pack their bags, and prepare to fly to Baltimore, Maryland. TheCubicle will be sponsoring this year’s events again, offering over $25,000 in prize money to winners, and of course, vending! This year’s competition is slated to be one of the most competitive Nationals yet. Lucas Etter (2011ETTE01) will be making his return, after missing the event in 2018. Lucas was sidelined for over a year with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA). He won’t have an easy path to victory, with fellow...

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The Incredible Comeback of Lucas Etter

Posted by Ashley Siemsen on

The Incredible Comeback of Lucas Etter
A story of dedication and persistence, world record holder Lucas Etter braved juvenile rheumatoid arthritis to stage one of the most impressive comebacks the community has seen. After not competing for more than a year, Lucas returned with a sub-7 3x3 average and a determination that will take him to new places in 2019!

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A New Wave of Budget Big Cubes -- A Great Way to Get Started!

Posted by Angela Buchanan on

A New Wave of Budget Big Cubes -- A Great Way to Get Started!
A new wave of excellent economy cubes has arrived, and all the puzzles are magnetic! This article explores a few new releases by ShengShou and Yuxin that are sure to be hits with beginners interested in getting into speedcubing.

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