Belgian Open 2008


Date
Feb 2 - 3, 2008
City
Leuven, Belgium
Venue

Novotel Leuven Centrum

Address
Vuurkruisenlaan 4, 3000 Leuven
Website
Belgian Open 2008 website
Contact

Gilles van den Peereboom

WCA Delegates
Gilles Roux and Ron van Bruchem
Information
Events
Main event
Competitors
41
Registration requirements
This competition is over, click here to display the registration requirements it used.
Highlights
Click here to display the highlights of the competition.

Edouard Chambon won with an average of 12.66 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Erik Akkersdijk finished second (12.94) and Milán Baticz finished third (13.37).

World records: Dennis Strehlau‎ 3x3x3 Multi-Blind Old Style 10/10 1:36:39 (single); Erik Akkersdijk‎ 4x4x4 Cube 57.15 (average), 5x5x5 Cube 1:28.66 (single), 5x5x5 Cube 1:36.02 (average), Megaminx 1:01.78 (single), and Megaminx 1:07.70 (average); Mátyás Kuti‎ Magic 0.86 (single) and Master Magic 1.72 (single).

European records: Edouard Chambon‎ 3x3x3 Cube 12.31 (average); István Kocza‎ 5x5x5 Blindfolded 40:45.00 (single); Rama Temmink‎ 3x3x3 One-Handed 20.72 (average); Tim Habermaas‎ 4x4x4 Blindfolded 10:19.00 (single).

3x3x3 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Edouard Chambon 12.05 12.66 France 13.2212.2512.5012.0514.00
2 Erik Akkersdijk 11.52 12.94 NR Netherlands 15.5512.1811.5212.9313.72
3 Milán Baticz 11.44 13.37 Hungary 17.4714.6512.1913.2811.44

2x2x2 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Milán Baticz 2.72 NR 4.76 Hungary 4.934.832.724.535.11
2 Edouard Chambon 3.46 5.38 NR France 6.283.465.935.025.18
3 Bertalan Bodor 4.96 5.63 Hungary 5.536.536.194.965.18

4x4x4 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Erik Akkersdijk 55.16 57.15 WR Netherlands 56.5655.1659.041:06.5155.84
2 Milán Baticz 53.69 59.74 Hungary 59.941:05.9758.281:01.0053.69
3 Mátyás Kuti 57.47 1:08.59 Hungary DNF57.471:08.501:08.401:08.88

5x5x5 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Erik Akkersdijk 1:28.66 WR 1:36.02 WR Netherlands 1:36.471:32.581:39.021:28.662:00.66
2 Mátyás Kuti 1:28.68 NR 1:37.89 NR Hungary 1:54.131:37.281:28.681:39.531:36.86
3 Ron van Bruchem 2:01.55 2:02.76 Netherlands 2:01.552:01.682:03.252:21.772:03.34

3x3x3 Blindfolded

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Tim Habermaas 1:32.90 NR Germany 1:50.531:32.90
2 Milán Baticz 1:43.75 NR Hungary 2:19.581:43.75
3 Bertalan Bodor 1:49.03 Hungary DNF1:49.03

3x3x3 Fewest Moves

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Dan Harris 39 United Kingdom 39
2 Lars Vandenbergh 47 Belgium 47
3 Ron van Bruchem 49 Netherlands 49

3x3x3 One-Handed

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Rama Temmink 19.13 20.72 ER Netherlands 19.3421.0221.8119.1324.41
2 Milán Baticz 16.75 NR 21.34 NR Hungary 21.0627.4422.8820.0916.75
3 Mátyás Kuti 19.55 22.48 Hungary 19.5520.9020.9625.5926.16

Clock

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Mátyás Kuti 9.05 10.99 Hungary 13.8010.139.05
2 Gábor Szabó 10.91 11.64 Hungary 10.9112.1111.91
3 Dan Harris 13.11 14.99 United Kingdom 16.1813.1115.69

Megaminx

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Erik Akkersdijk 1:01.78 WR 1:07.70 WR Netherlands 1:15.331:01.781:06.00
2 Milán Baticz 1:29.86 NR 1:41.86 NR Hungary 1:29.861:44.461:51.25
3 Dan Harris 1:53.05 1:59.75 NR United Kingdom 2:03.032:03.181:53.05

Pyraminx

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Mátyás Kuti 6.94 8.03 Hungary 7.948.838.817.346.94
2 Ron van Bruchem 8.33 NR 9.20 NR Netherlands 10.419.608.339.658.36
3 Erik Akkersdijk 9.24 10.50 Netherlands 9.2412.5810.7010.1110.69

Square-1

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Lars Vandenbergh 24.62 28.32 Belgium 28.7224.6231.63
2 Mátyás Kuti 21.90 29.37 Hungary 21.9034.4931.72
3 Milán Baticz 30.43 36.41 Hungary 40.3838.4130.43

4x4x4 Blindfolded

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Tim Habermaas 10:19.00 ER Germany 10:19.00

5x5x5 Blindfolded

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 István Kocza 40:45.00 ER Hungary 40:45.00

3x3x3 Multi-Blind

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
2 Milán Baticz 2/2 6:16 Hungary DNS2/2 6:16
3 Edouard Chambon 2/2 9:33 France 2/2 9:33DNS

Magic

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Bertalan Bodor 1.16 1.24 Hungary 1.371.161.181.751.16
2 Máté Horváth 1.13 1.28 Hungary 1.282.581.151.131.40
3 Gilles van den Peereboom 1.33 1.61 Belgium 2.131.381.331.332.18

Master Magic

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Máté Horváth 2.05 2.67 Hungary 2.652.722.052.633.96
2 Milán Baticz 2.46 3.01 Hungary 2.462.503.55DNF2.97
3 Bertalan Bodor 2.37 3.71 Hungary 2.372.912.83DNF5.40

3x3x3 Multi-Blind Old Style

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Dennis Strehlau 10/10 1:36:39 WR Germany 10/10 1:36:39DNS
2 Milán Baticz 2/2 6:16 Hungary 0/2 7:432/2 6:16
3 Edouard Chambon 2/2 9:33 France 2/2 9:331/3 18:59