Dubai Open 2013

May 11, 2013
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Children's City Creek Park

Dubai Gate - 1
Dubai Open 2013 website

Dubai Open 2013 team (Shruthi Sanchana Venkateswaran, Swarna Latha Venkateswaran, Rajeswari Prakash, Ron van Bruchem, Hanneke Rijks)

Hanneke Rijks, Ron van Bruchem, Shruthi Sanchana Venkateswaran, and Swarna Latha Venkateswaran
WCA Delegate
Ron van Bruchem

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Zaid Doofesh (زيد دوفش) won with an average of 14.53 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Ron van Bruchem finished second (15.57) and Arnaud van Galen finished third (18.02).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Zaid Doofesh (زيد دوفش) 12.58 14.53 Jordan 14.2116.8614.5512.5814.84
2x2x2 Cube Zaid Doofesh (زيد دوفش) 4.30 NR 5.22 NR Jordan 6.004.994.305.305.38
4x4x4 Cube Ron van Bruchem 47.32 59.14 Netherlands 1:12.1056.6858.3847.321:02.37
5x5x5 Cube Arnaud van Galen 1:40.65 2:04.23 Netherlands 2:40.412:00.802:16.311:40.651:55.59
3x3x3 Blindfolded Gilles van den Peereboom 4:43.63 Belgium DNF4:43.63
3x3x3 One-Handed Zaid Doofesh (زيد دوفش) 27.65 NR 31.81 Jordan 34.2232.7727.6528.4441.09
Pyraminx Arnaud van Galen 9.11 9.79 Netherlands 9.269.1113.1010.659.46
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Second round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 3:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 3:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo2 / Bo3 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 4:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Pyraminx Final Ao5 10:00.00

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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