Aachen Open 2010

Jan 16 - 17, 2010
Aachen, Germany

RWTH Aachen University

Ahornstraße 55, 52074 Aachen

Lecture Hall Aula II, Computer Science Building

Aachen Open 2010 website

Aachen cube team

Sébastien Auroux
WCA Delegate
Sébastien Auroux
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Erik Akkersdijk won with an average of 10.78 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Mats Valk finished second (11.96) and Jan Smarschevski finished third (13.30).

World records: Ville Seppänen‎ 4x4x4 Blindfolded 4:42.34 (single).

European records: Ville Seppänen‎ 3x3x3 Blindfolded 47.44 (single).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Cube Erik Akkersdijk 10.50 10.78 Netherlands 12.3611.0310.5010.5510.77
2x2x2 Cube Erik Akkersdijk 3.44 3.88 Netherlands 3.443.954.963.594.09
4x4x4 Cube Erik Akkersdijk 45.96 50.75 Netherlands 48.2152.5551.5045.96DNF
5x5x5 Cube Erik Akkersdijk 1:18.33 1:22.59 Netherlands 1:23.841:18.331:25.56DNF1:18.36
6x6x6 Cube Erik Akkersdijk 2:35.31 2:59.32 Netherlands 3:13.582:35.313:09.06
7x7x7 Cube Erik Akkersdijk 4:24.50 4:37.00 Netherlands 4:39.564:46.944:24.50
3x3x3 Blindfolded Ville Seppänen 47.44 ER DNF Finland 47.44DNF49.83
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Erik Akkersdijk 34 Netherlands 34
3x3x3 One-Handed Erik Akkersdijk 19.15 21.36 Netherlands 19.1519.2719.4025.4025.55
Clock Maarten Smit 9.13 9.79 Netherlands 10.029.969.3811.389.13
Megaminx Erik Akkersdijk 1:06.36 1:10.19 Netherlands 1:06.361:11.281:12.94
Pyraminx Brúnó Bereczki 5.55 5.98 Hungary 6.525.658.155.555.78
Square-1 Maarten Smit 18.08 21.09 NR Netherlands 19.9018.0823.0220.3459.94
4x4x4 Blindfolded Ville Seppänen 4:42.34 WR Finland 4:42.34DNF
5x5x5 Blindfolded István Kocza 27:41.00 Hungary 27:41.00DNF
3x3x3 Multi-Blind István Kocza 9/9 59:39 NR Hungary 9/9 59:39
Magic Jan Dickmann 0.93 0.96 NR Germany 0.960.970.960.932.40
Master Magic Markus Pirzer 3.21 3.68 Germany 3.473.363.214.215.31
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5
Second round Ao5
Final Ao5
2x2x2 Cube Final Ao5
4x4x4 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 1:31.00
5x5x5 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 2:31.00
6x6x6 Cube Final Bo1 / Mo3 1 attempt to get < 6:00.00
7x7x7 Cube Final Bo1 / Mo3 1 attempt to get < 8:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo2 / Bo3 2 attempts to get < 6:00.00
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final Bo1 1 hour
3x3x3 One-Handed Final Ao5
Clock Final Ao5
Megaminx Final Bo1 / Mo3 1 attempt to get < 2:30.00
Pyraminx Final Ao5
Square-1 Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final Bo2
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final Bo2
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo1 10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00
Magic Final Ao5
Master Magic Final Ao5

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 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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