CubingUSA Nationals 2023

We're pleased to announce that CubingUSA Nationals 2023 will be held July 27-30, 2023 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania!

CubingUSA Nationals 2023 will be the 16th US National Championship, and the first since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Each year, the competition brings together hundreds of the top American speedcubers, as well as many international competitors, for a fun weekend of solving puzzles.

Nationals is the largest and most professional speedcubing competition in the USA each year, brought to you by a dedicated team of volunteers who work year-round to support our community.

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Key Facts

Dates: July 27-30, 2023
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Key Dates

  • December 14: Registration opens
  • May 31: Cancellation 50% refund deadline
  • May 31: Deadline for qualifying times
  • June 13: Last day to modify registration
  • July 27-30: Competition!


Registration will take place on the WCA website. There are qualifying times in all events; you must qualify in at least one event to register. Spectators do not need to register.
Start: December 14, 8:00 PM EST
Registration cost: $140 for competitors
Limit: 1200 competitors
Qualifying Times: See events page.
You can get a 50% refund for cancelling until the refund deadline, after which we will no longer give refunds.

Sponsors and Prizes

We're still working to finalize our sponsorship and prizes. Check back here for more information!


We can't run this competition without our dedicated volunteer staff. You can find information about applying to join the staff here.
Notice of Filming and Photography: Please note that filming and photography will take place at the event. By entering the event premises, you acknowledge that you have been informed you may be photographed and recorded for media to be used in any format for any purpose worldwide in perpetuity by CubingUSA and their affiliates and representatives. Further, by your presence, you grant permission for your likeness and voice to be included therein without compensation, credit, or other consideration. If you do not wish to be photographed, recorded, or appear under these conditions, you should not enter the event premises.