Lightning-Fingered World Champ Solves Rubik's Cube In Under 6 Seconds

A 19-year-old Australian guy can solve a Rubik's Cube faster than you can give up on a Rubik's Cube and throw it out of frustration.

The maddening, colorful cubes are no match for Feliks Zemdegs, who solved five of the puzzles in under 9 seconds each and retained his title as World Rubik's Cube Champion at the annual competition over the weekend. To make us look even worse, Zemdegs solved one of the puzzles in just 5.69 seconds, or shorter than a full Vine video. The lightning-fast "speedcuber" was only about half a second away from beating the world record time of 5.25 seconds, but it turns out he's the first person to win the title for a second year in a row, according to Rubik's.

Check out the video and watch his fingers move faster than you can even click play. 

Tony Merevick is Cities News Editor at Thrillist once had a Rubik's Cube, but can't remember where he threw it out of frustration. Send news tips to and follow him on Twitter @tonymerevick.