January 2015 Competition - Fastest Solver Challenge

We hold a series of competitions each month for those players who wish to play competitively. Each monthly competition will end at 12.01am on the 1st of every month, with trophies being awarded to the top 20 ranked players in each individual competition. Not yet on the list? Keep trying! It takes both skill and determination to make it to the Cryptograms Hall of Fame!

Here are the latest results for this month's Fastest Solver Challenge.


Select which of January 2015's current competition rankings you'd like to view:

In the fastest-solver challenge, players compete to achieve the lowest average solving time for all puzzles solved during the competition month. Only players who are ranked in the top 50 of that month's high-score challenge, and who have a solving percentage of 75% or better, are eligible for this contest.

# Player Last Game Solved Rate Av. Time Av. Pts Total
1.
bansaisequoia
January 29, 2015, 11:11 pm1150/143480.2%18 sec.294.8 pts.338974
2.twskinnerJanuary 29, 2015, 11:54 pm1101/135281.43%18 sec.288 pts.317103
3.
ferrym85
January 29, 2015, 5:36 pm760/83890.69%24.5 sec.291.2 pts.221282
4.
Zachman285
January 29, 2015, 6:50 pm753/100475%24.8 sec.281.1 pts.211669
5.
nanrich
January 29, 2015, 11:23 pm6000/6000100%26.3 sec.295.1 pts.1770308
6.
rotorguru 
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January 30, 2015, 1:02 am5000/5000100%26.3 sec.295.5 pts.1477339
7.
Annamariah
January 29, 2015, 4:18 pm1400/1400100%29 sec.296.4 pts.414900
8.
Lurker
January 30, 2015, 1:31 am810/810100%29.2 sec.289.3 pts.234368
9.
universalmom
January 29, 2015, 11:27 pm1301/135296.23%34.6 sec.290.6 pts.378043
10.
damsel22
January 29, 2015, 2:27 pm2029/203099.95%37.7 sec.290.9 pts.590321
11.
Lily H
January 29, 2015, 7:01 am1475/1475100%38.2 sec.291.7 pts.430269
12.
gryhnd51 
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January 30, 2015, 1:31 am3676/367799.97%39.5 sec.292.3 pts.1074357
13.
opallady 
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January 30, 2015, 1:31 am2200/220199.95%43.3 sec.291.9 pts.642133
14.kb83January 30, 2015, 1:31 am1567/163695.78%43.8 sec.286.5 pts.448998
15.hasselbladJanuary 30, 2015, 1:31 am2288/273483.69%45.4 sec.278.3 pts.636782
16.
Beagle
January 30, 2015, 12:45 am895/895100%47.3 sec.291.4 pts.260764
17.LLappJanuary 29, 2015, 11:38 am2381/280984.76%49.9 sec.281.3 pts.669689
18.
maradnu
January 30, 2015, 1:21 am1350/1350100%53 sec.285.7 pts.385761
19.oddcoupleJanuary 29, 2015, 2:44 pm843/85298.94%58.5 sec.288.1 pts.242830
20.
Lacon
January 29, 2015, 5:21 pm775/775100%58.6 sec.285.9 pts.221605
21.jnlevineJanuary 29, 2015, 8:56 pm718/718100%62.5 sec.286.5 pts.205673
22.
mikehallbackhoe
January 29, 2015, 7:07 pm4511/4511100%62.8 sec.286.8 pts.1293848
23.
questionauthority
January 26, 2015, 8:54 am785/96081.77%65.3 sec.276.2 pts.216798
24.momn8rJanuary 30, 2015, 12:29 am1465/1465100%67.2 sec.288.8 pts.423071
25.
abra
January 29, 2015, 8:41 pm2715/286494.8%69.7 sec.286.8 pts.778550
26.
macmilh 
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January 30, 2015, 1:28 am4065/419097.02%71.6 sec.285.4 pts.1160322
27.lokiJanuary 30, 2015, 12:01 am901/97292.7%73.4 sec.281.9 pts.253960
28.
nothing
January 30, 2015, 1:32 am734/73599.86%74.3 sec.293.9 pts.215751
29.
marnita 
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January 29, 2015, 11:06 pm1400/1400100%77.1 sec.288.1 pts.403382
30.
YorkiesRule
January 29, 2015, 4:14 pm779/779100%80.2 sec.289.4 pts.225431
31.
montyb
January 30, 2015, 12:59 am1936/196698.47%87.8 sec.280.6 pts.543218
32.iotrJanuary 30, 2015, 1:31 am827/89892.09%88.9 sec.271.3 pts.224379
33.
JenDiaz72
January 29, 2015, 1:28 am1746/175999.26%93.3 sec.284.6 pts.496924
34.frznorth55January 25, 2015, 4:51 pm1460/170785.53%94.2 sec.274.3 pts.400540
35.ioannasmenJanuary 29, 2015, 5:22 pm827/827100%97.4 sec.278.3 pts.230131
36.letfreedomringJanuary 29, 2015, 3:42 am1041/117288.82%98.7 sec.279 pts.290406
37.lainecapJanuary 30, 2015, 12:24 am724/74597.18%102.9 sec.278.7 pts.201767
38.bugsey57January 28, 2015, 11:12 pm1204/154278.08%104.3 sec.256.4 pts.308707
39.
wvwoman 
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January 29, 2015, 3:17 pm1757/186294.36%113.6 sec.280.4 pts.492631
40.judy100January 30, 2015, 12:03 am4023/418696.11%114.2 sec.277.7 pts.1117045
41.
falkner2008
January 29, 2015, 2:26 am778/87489.02%114.4 sec.271.3 pts.211046
42.
Ian123
January 29, 2015, 11:25 pm1109/128286.51%116.1 sec.275.4 pts.305450
43.mil757January 30, 2015, 1:06 am1050/111094.59%127.2 sec.285.7 pts.300034
44.laogongJanuary 29, 2015, 7:47 pm794/79799.62%150.4 sec.281 pts.223106
45.Quizzical Quizzical is a Premium Member!January 29, 2015, 4:37 am1119/112099.91%182.5 sec.274.5 pts.307146
46.
abracadebra
January 29, 2015, 6:24 pm812/812100%289 sec.258.9 pts.210266

* Contest began 12:01am EST, 1 January 2015.

 

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