Geneva Open 2008

Nov 8, 2008
Geneva, Switzerland

Collège Calvin

Rue Théodore de Bèze 2, 1204 Genève

Salle de Réunions, No 456

Geneva Open 2008 website

Alex CiprianiEdouard Chambon, Benoît Gherardi

Alex Cipriani, Benoît Gherardi, and Edouard Chambon
WCA Delegate
Edouard Chambon
Main event
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Edouard Chambon won with an average of 12.93 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Erik Akkersdijk finished second (13.25) and Alejandro Aguado Barahona finished third (15.55).

World records: Edouard Chambon‎ 2x2x2 Cube 3.28 (average); Erik Akkersdijk‎ 2x2x2 Cube 0.96 (single).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Edouard Chambon 11.16 12.93 France 12.2813.1811.1613.4813.32
2x2x2 Cube Edouard Chambon 1.39 NR 3.28 WR France 3.361.392.974.003.50
4x4x4 Cube Erik Akkersdijk 47.22 51.50 Netherlands 47.2251.0050.6352.88DNF
5x5x5 Cube Erik Akkersdijk 1:26.00 1:34.06 Netherlands 1:41.811:33.461:45.351:26.911:26.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Manuel López Sheriff 1:55.90 Spain 1:55.90DNF
3x3x3 One-Handed Alejandro Aguado Barahona 22.22 24.55 Spain 22.8628.9327.3123.4722.22
Megaminx Erik Akkersdijk 1:07.65 1:17.90 Netherlands 1:30.411:07.651:15.64
Square-1 Erik Akkersdijk 35.22 37.09 Netherlands 36.2239.8335.22
Magic Sébastien Auroux 1.40 1.66 Germany 2.341.781.401.401.81
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5
Second round Ao5
Final Ao5
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5
Final Ao5
4x4x4 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 1:30.00
5x5x5 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 4:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo2
3x3x3 One-Handed Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 45.00
Megaminx Final Mo3
Square-1 Final Mo3
Magic Final Ao5

Time limit

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The result to beat to proceed to the second phase of a cutoff round (see Regulation 9g).


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.

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