Bishop's Stortford Spring - British Blind Off 2023

Mar 11 - 12, 2023
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom

Birchwood High School

Parsonage Lane, Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, CM23 5BD


Organization team
Sam Spendla and UK Cube Association
WCA Delegates
Eleanor Sinnott, James Molloy, Oliver Hexter, and Sam Spendla
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PLEASE NOTE: This is a Blindfolded specialist competition. We do not recommend this competition to first time competitors. Please make sure to read all the information in the tabs above. We will be holding Clock, Square-1 and Megaminx in addition, but we still regard this as a blindfolded specialist competition.

The winner of 3x3 Blindfolded will be announced as the winner of the competition.


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Kamil Przybylski won with a single solve of 20.07 seconds in the 3x3x3 Blindfolded event. Adrian Dębski finished second (20.26) and Ezra Hirschi finished third (21.11).

European records: Ezra Hirschi‎ 5x5x5 Blindfolded 2:57.33 (single).

3x3x3 Blindfolded

# Name Best Average Representing Solves
1 Kamil Przybylski 20.07 25.11 Poland 26.1329.1320.07
2 Adrian Dębski 20.26 DNF Poland 24.8420.26DNF
3 Ezra Hirschi 21.11 NR DNF Switzerland DNF24.8621.11

3x3x3 Fewest Moves

# Name Best Average Representing Solves
1 Lichi Fang (方力驰) 23 25.67 China 262328
2 Robert Yau 24 25.67 United Kingdom 262724
3 Jan Bentlage 25 25.67 Germany 262526


# Name Best Average Representing Solves
1 Daniel Partridge 4.08 5.56 United Kingdom 4.085.977.355.665.04
2 Ezra Hirschi 5.80 7.24 Switzerland 6.777.35DNF5.807.60
3 Sam Spendla 6.14 7.59 United Kingdom


# Name Best Average Representing Solves
1 Daniel Partridge 43.48 48.63 United Kingdom 46.4243.481:04.2553.1846.29
2 Ben Stokes 43.88 49.78 United Kingdom 43.8856.3246.7659.7346.27
3 Fabio Schwandt 51.95 52.94 United Kingdom 52.4553.2958.4151.9553.08


# Name Best Average Representing Solves
1 Marcus Siu 8.06 9.62 United Kingdom 10.639.279.809.788.06
2 Ryan Eckersley 9.62 10.73 United Kingdom 9.739.6210.8612.0111.61
3 Daniel Partridge 8.70 11.28 United Kingdom 15.0312.1212.119.608.70

4x4x4 Blindfolded

# Name Best Average Representing Solves
1 Ezra Hirschi 1:34.73 NR DNF Switzerland DNF1:34.73DNF
2 Adrian Dębski 1:36.14 NR 1:46.85 NR Poland 2:05.821:38.591:36.14
3 Ryan Eckersley 1:39.03 NR DNF United Kingdom DNF1:39.03DNF

5x5x5 Blindfolded

# Name Best Average Representing Solves
1 Ezra Hirschi 2:57.33 ER DNF Switzerland 2:57.333:12.18DNF
2 Adrian Dębski 3:44.02 DNF Poland 3:44.86DNF3:44.02
3 Arthur Garcin 7:22.25 DNF France DNF7:22.25DNF

3x3x3 Multi-Blind

# Name Best Average Representing Solves
1 Ezra Hirschi 40/52 58:42 Switzerland DNS40/52 58:42
2 Jan Bentlage 24/25 56:52 Germany 21/25 59:3624/25 56:52
3 Ryan Eckersley 26/33 1:00:00 United Kingdom 26/33 1:00:0020/33 1:00:00
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