Benelux Open 2008

Feb 16 - 17, 2008
Sint Michielsgestel, Netherlands


Esscheweg 78, 5271 NA Sint Michielsgestel
Benelux Open 2008 website
WCA Delegate
Ron van Bruchem

Ron van BruchemTon Dennenbroek

Main event
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Erik Akkersdijk won with an average of 14.01 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Gunnar Krig finished second (14.13) and Joël van Noort finished third (14.59).

World records: Erik Akkersdijk‎ 4x4x4 Cube 54.71 (average); Rama Temmink‎ 3x3x3 One-Handed 20.58 (average).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Erik Akkersdijk 10.40 14.01 Netherlands 12.5515.2814.2117.1510.40
2x2x2 Cube Erik Akkersdijk 3.73 4.87 Netherlands 4.46DNF5.844.313.73
4x4x4 Cube Erik Akkersdijk 50.63 54.71 WR Netherlands 53.2256.2750.6356.7154.65
5x5x5 Cube Erik Akkersdijk 1:36.16 1:40.52 Netherlands 1:45.751:38.701:41.711:36.161:41.16
3x3x3 Blindfolded Kai Jiptner 2:18.06 DNF Germany DNFDNF2:18.06
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Alexander Ooms 36 Netherlands 36
3x3x3 One-Handed Rama Temmink 16.94 NR 20.58 WR Netherlands 20.7821.5022.1816.9419.46
Clock Alexander Ooms 10.33 11.11 Netherlands 11.9311.0610.33
Megaminx Erik Akkersdijk 1:09.41 1:17.01 Netherlands 1:21.841:09.411:19.77
Pyraminx Ron van Bruchem 7.84 9.23 Netherlands 9.907.848.6811.469.12
Square-1 István Kocza 34.02 36.75 Hungary 34.8334.0241.41
Magic Henrik Buus Aagaard 1.25 1.76 Denmark 1.251.842.05DNF1.38
Master Magic Alexander Ooms 2.59 2.92 NR Netherlands 2.632.692.594.633.44
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Old Style István Kocza 7/7 1:27:37 NR Hungary 7/7 1:27:37DNS

Time limit

If you reach the time limit during your solve, the judge will stop you and your result will be DNF (see Regulation A1a4).


The format describes how to determine the ranking of competitors based on their results. The list of allowed formats per event is described in Regulation 9b. See Regulation 9f for a description of each format.