Would You Have Had a World Record 10 Years Ago?

Have you ever heard someone say¬†“If I had started cubing in [Insert Year here], I would have had the World Record”? I think most cubers have, and many of you may¬†realise you’ve said that yourselves. But is it true?

I’ve¬†also been thinking about whether we should¬†consider current World Record holders to be greater than¬†their compatriots over the last 12 years since modern Speedcubing began. Continue reading →