Dutch Open 2008

Oct 18 - 19, 2008
Eindhoven, Netherlands


Kruisstraat 74, 5612 CJ Eindhoven

Upper floor

Dutch Open 2008 website
Organization team
Ron van Bruchem and Ton Dennenbroek
WCA Delegate
Ron van Bruchem
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Erik Akkersdijk won with an average of 13.26 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Rama Temmink finished second (13.63) and Joël van Noort finished third (14.17).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Cube Erik Akkersdijk 11.30 13.26 Netherlands 11.5514.1514.0911.3014.28
2x2x2 Cube Erik Akkersdijk 2.97 4.79 Netherlands 3.683.592.977.11DNF
4x4x4 Cube Erik Akkersdijk 45.96 54.41 Netherlands 45.961:35.4655.1852.9355.13
5x5x5 Cube Erik Akkersdijk 1:26.27 1:34.96 Netherlands 1:47.361:26.271:41.181:32.991:30.71
3x3x3 Blindfolded Dennis Strehlau 1:29.22 Germany 1:40.341:29.22
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Ron van Bruchem 31 Netherlands 31
3x3x3 One-Handed Rama Temmink 17.40 20.20 Netherlands 21.1923.1320.1917.4019.22
Clock Jacco Krijnen 9.68 NR 11.32 Netherlands 12.4311.869.68
Megaminx Erik Akkersdijk 1:09.13 1:12.70 Netherlands 1:09.131:12.381:16.58
Pyraminx Ron van Bruchem 7.80 8.50 Netherlands 8.0010.887.808.099.41
Square-1 Erik Akkersdijk 18.00 NR 30.99 Netherlands 37.9118.0037.05
Magic Dániel Varga 1.11 1.24 Hungary 1.471.
Master Magic Alexander Ooms 2.53 NR 3.06 Netherlands 3.282.532.613.284.91
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 < 1:30.00
5x5x5 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 2:40.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo2
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final Bo1 1 hour
3x3x3 One-Handed Final Ao5
Clock Final Mo3
Megaminx Final Bo1 / Mo3 1 attempt to get < 3:00.00
Pyraminx Final Ao5
Square-1 Final Bo1 / Mo3 1 attempt to get < 1:30.00
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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