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 →