Franconia Open 2018

Aug 4 - 5, 2018
Nürnberg, Germany


Kirchgasse 6 90607 Rückersdorf
Franconia Open 2018 website

Leon Schmidtchen

Leon Schmidtchen
WCA Delegate
Linus Frész
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Franconia Open 2018 is open to every citizen from every nation. Please see the competition website for further information.

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Registered competitors have to reply to a confirmation email which will be sent out on July 1st. Failing to reply within one week will remove the competitor from the registration list, and allow the first person on the waiting list to take their spot.

Angemeldete Teilnehmer müssen auf eine Bestätigungs-Email antworten, die am 1.Juli verschickt wird. Wer sich nicht innerhalb von einer Woche meldet, wird von der Teilnehmerliste gestrichen und durch die/den erste/n auf der Warteliste ersetzt.

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Cornelius Dieckmann won with an average of 8.07 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Leon Schmidtchen finished second (8.24) and Victor Colin finished third (9.07).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Cube Cornelius Dieckmann 6.40 8.07 Germany 7.287.366.409.589.66
2x2x2 Cube Jeremias Preisler 1.63 2.69 Germany
4x4x4 Cube Leon Schmidtchen 28.84 32.74 Germany 34.8032.0335.6828.8431.40
5x5x5 Cube Laura Holzhauer 58.62 1:04.84 Germany 1:13.1559.9158.621:01.461:16.55
6x6x6 Cube Laura Holzhauer 1:56.71 2:03.58 Germany 2:05.471:56.712:08.56
7x7x7 Cube Laura Holzhauer 2:44.09 2:55.21 Germany 3:05.102:44.092:56.45
3x3x3 Blindfolded Gregor Billing 34.21 DNF Germany 38.0834.21DNF
3x3x3 One-Handed Hugo Spitz 10.05 11.32 NR France 11.8312.6311.8010.3410.05
Megaminx Laura Holzhauer 48.43 51.38 Germany 48.4350.8753.9052.7150.57
Pyraminx Finn Heukelbach 3.11 4.23 Germany 4.034.793.11DNF3.88
Skewb Victor Colin 3.27 4.66 France 5.084.383.275.254.52

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).
A cumulative time limit may be enforced (see Regulation A1a2).


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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