For me, the answer to that question is...how long is forever?

For some people -- the answer might be nine seconds.

Over the weekend, some of the fastest Rubix cube solvers were in Corfu, for Upstate Cubing 2018. According to WGRZ, "More than 100 competitors — mostly students — signed up for the contest at the Corfu Fire Hall, where they raced to complete one of five different styles of "twisty puzzles."

The Rubix official website offers step-by-step instructions on how to solve a variety of cubes. I have yet to master even one, sadly.

In case you were wondering, the current speed record is 4.59 seconds, by SeungBeom Cho of South Korea. Here he is: