Lucia Open 2016

Dec 10, 2016
Kungsbacka, Sweden


Industrigatan 2a, 434 32 Kungsbacka

The brown building with disco lights outside.


Johan Thuvesen

Johan Thuvesen
WCA Delegate
Anders Berggren

A small and cozy competition in the small town Kungsbacka . A one-day competition open for everyone.
Participation fee: 150 SEK. Registration is not accepted until the registration fee is paid.
More information about registration/payment can be found under payment
Initial limitation of contestants is 35. Registration closes latest December 2nd or when the limit is reached.
There are many resturants and grocery stores close to the venue.
It's a great opportunity to go Christmas Shopping and on Sunday you could visit the theme park "Jul på Liseberg" in Gothenburg.

Main event
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
This competition is over, click here to display the registration requirements it used.
Create a WCA account here if you don't have one.
If this is not your first competition, associate your WCA ID to your WCA account here.
Register for this competition here.
The base registration fee for this competition is 150 kr (Swedish Krona).
Click here to display the highlights of the competition.

Martin Vædele Egdal won with an average of 9.08 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Daniel Wallin finished second (9.43) and Jakob Gunnarsson finished third (9.69).

European records: Martin Vædele Egdal‎ 2x2x2 Cube 1.53 (average).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Cube Martin Vædele Egdal 6.70 9.08 NR Denmark 6.708.539.968.7410.02
2x2x2 Cube Martin Vædele Egdal 1.63 1.94 Denmark 1.632.101.941.782.25
4x4x4 Cube Simon Westlund 30.76 NR 34.05 NR Sweden 33.0234.9530.7634.1740.35
3x3x3 One-Handed Martin Vædele Egdal 14.89 16.88 Denmark 15.6922.0520.0414.8914.92
Megaminx Simon Westlund 43.85 50.21 Sweden 52.8050.191:00.2647.6443.85
Pyraminx Daniel Wallin 3.12 3.83 Sweden 3.123.6810.834.293.52
Square-1 Martin Vædele Egdal 11.23 12.50 Denmark 17.4211.2312.4111.6213.48

The participation fee is 150 SEK. There are different ways to pay:
Please add your WCA ID to the bank transfer or comments to your swish transfer!
Swish: 0703 32 72 99 (Dag Thuvesen)
Bank: SEB Clearing number: 5166
Account: 00 062 01
Foreigners may pay at registration on the competition day.

Kungsbacka is located 28 km south of Gothenburg.

Can be reached by either SJ train or Västtrafik train. The train and bus station in the town is called "Kungsbacka Station".

The hotel closest to the venue is located 500 m from the venue and is called "Hotell Halland".

Time Saturday
09:00 Registration opens

09:30 Welcome/Walktrough

09:50 Square 1 Combined Final Cutoff: 0:40 Time limit: 3:00
10:30 Megaminx Combined Final Cutoff: 2:00 Time limit: 5:00
11:15 Pyraminx 1st Round Cutoff: 0:20 Time limit: 1:00 Top 8 to Final
12:00 3x3 OH Combined Final Cutoff: 0:40 Time limit: 3:00

12:50 Lunch

14:00 4x4 Combined Final Cutoff: 1:20 Time limit: 4:00
14:50 2x2 1st Round Cutoff: 0:20 Time limit: 1:00 Top 8 to Final
15:30 3x3 1st Round Time limit: 10 min Top 8 to final

16:25 Break

16:35 Pyraminx Final

16:55 2x2 Final

17:15 3x3 Final

17:45 Prize ceremony

18:10 Cleaning

The official sponsor of the competition is Cuboss!
They are an online shop who sells Rubik's cubes and other similar puzzles with very fast shippping and service.
Awards will be given out as gift cards to competititors who make the podium. The gift cards will be supplied by Cuboss.
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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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