Swiss Open 2017


Date
Jul 21 - 23, 2017
City
Sursee, Switzerland
Venue

Stadthalle Sursee

Address
St. Urban-Strasse 5
Details

Mehrzweckhalle Nordsaal

Website
Swiss Open 2017 website
Organizers
Swisscubing and Tobias Peter
WCA Delegates
Oleg Gritsenko and Reto Bubendorf
Contact

board@swisscubing.ch

Entry Fee
CHF25
Information

Competitors from any citizenship can take part in this competition. Please check the Payment tab to see its registration fees. It will be limited to 250 competitors.

Events

It is very important that all the participants have studied the regulations in detail to ensure a flawless process of the competition.

They can be found here : English Français Deutsch Italiano

All WCA events will be held :

  • 2x2x2 (3 rounds)
  • 3x3x3 (4 rounds)
  • 4x4x4 (3 rounds)
  • 5x5x5 (2 rounds)
  • 3x3x3 One-handed (3 round)
  • 3x3x3 Blindfolded (2 round)
  • 3x3x3 Fewest Moves (3 attempts)
  • 3x3x3 with Feet (1 round)
  • Pyraminx (3 rounds)
  • Megaminx (2 rounds)
  • Square-1 (2 rounds)
  • Clock (2 rounds)
  • Skewb (3 rounds)
  • 6x6x6 (2 round)
  • 7x7x7 (2 round)
  • 4BLD (3 attempts)
  • 5BLD (3 attempts)
  • Multi-BLD (2 attempts)

Note that the schedule may be changed slightly, according to the number of registration for each event.

Friday

Start Event Round Cutoff Format Limit
8:00-18:00 Registration
8:30 3x3x3 Fewest moves Attempt 1 - Mo3 1 hour
9:35 3x3x3 Multi-BLD Attempt 1 - Bo2 1 hour
10:40 5x5x5 Combined First 1:45 Bo2/Ao5 4:00
12:10 Break
13:00 3x3x3 with Feet Combined Final 2:00 Bo1/Mo3 5:00
13:40 Megaminx Combined First 1:45 Bo2/Ao5 4:00
14:40 Clock Combined First 0:20 Bo2/Ao5 2:00
15:20 Square-1 Combined First 0:45 Bo2/Ao5 3:00
16:20 3x3x3 Blindfolded First - Bo3 10:00 cumulative
17:00 7x7x7 Combined First 4:30 Bo1/Mo3 10:00
18:15 6x6x6 Combined First 3:15 Bo1/Mo3 8:00
19:15 3x3x3 Fewest moves Attempt 2 - Mo3 1 hour

Saturday

Start Event Round Cutoff Format Limit
8:00-18:00 Registration
8:30 4x4x4 Combined First 1:15 Bo2/Ao5 3:00
10:10 3x3x3 First - Ao5
12:10 Break
13:00 Pyraminx Combined First 0:20 Bo2/Ao5 1:00
14:00 2x2x2 Combined First 0:20 Bo2/Ao5 1:00
15:15 3x3x3 Second - Ao5 150 competitors
16:15 3x3x3 One-handed Combined First 0:30 Bo2/Ao5 2:00
17:15 4x4x4 Second - Ao5 100 competitors
18:00 2x2x2 Second - Ao5 100 competitors
18:30 Skewb Combined First 0:20 Bo2/Ao5 1:00
19:10 5BLD Final - Bo3 2hour cumulative with 4BLD
19:10 4BLD Final - Bo3 2hour cumulative with 5BLD

Sunday

Start Event Round Cutoff Format Limit
8:15 3x3x3 Fewest Moves Attempt 3 - Mo3 1 hour
9:20 3x3x3 Multi-BLD Attempt 2 - Bo2 1 hour
10:25 Skewb Second - Ao5 50 competitors
10:40 3x3x3 One-handed Second - Ao5 100 competitors
11:20 3x3x3 Semi-Final - Ao5 50 competitors
11:40 Pyraminx Second - Ao5 100 competitors
12:10 Break
13:00 Clock Final - Ao5 12 competitors
13:20 Square-1 Final - Ao5 12 competitors
13:35 Megaminx Final - Ao5 12 competitors
14:05 7x7x7 Final - Mo3 12 competitors
14:35 6x6x6 Final - Mo3 12 competitors
15:00 Skewb Final - Ao5 12 competitors
15:15 3x3x3 Blindfolded Final - Bo3 12 competitors
15:30 3x3x3 One-handed Final - Ao5 12 competitors
15:45 5x5x5 Final - Ao5 12 competitors
16:10 Pyraminx Final - Ao5 12 competitors
16:25 4x4x4 Final - Ao5 12 competitors
16:45 2x2x2 Final - Ao5 12 competitors
17:00 3x3x3 Final - Ao5 12 competitors
18:00 Winner's ceremony

10.- CHF for one day
25.- CHF for more than one day

After your registration you will be asked to pay 25CHF.
If you only pay for one day (10CHF) you have to pay via paypal: paypal.me/swissopen2017 (Displayed name there is Tobias Peter).

If you don't have the possibility you can also pay at the competition.

Sursee is a city in central Switzerland. It is easily accessible by car or by public transport (1h20 from Zurich Airport, 40 min from Bern, 3 hours from Geneva Airport).
For those coming directly from Paris, you can get there within 5 hours by using the TGV.

In a 5 minutes walk you can get to two different supermarkets and a McDonalds.

Recommended Accommodations

Hotel Info
Dormitory Neu St. Georg 10CHF per Night
Jugendherberge Luzern
Campus Sursee
Hotel Central
B&B Peter und Paul

Swiss Open 2017 is a Rubik's Cube competition organised by Swisscubing and delegated by Reto Bubendorf and Oleg Gritsenko
For questions or informations please e-mail to board@swisscubing.com.

With this competition we hope to attract a lot of new local cubers and give them a chance to compete.
We also warmly invite competitors who come from abroad to give this event an exciting international mixture.
It is also a nice cool-down from World Championships 2017 held in Paris the previous weekend.

Results of the championship will be added to the official WCA World Rankings.

At the start of the competition, all competitors can familiarize with the official timing equipment : the Stackmat timer.
Any puzzle brand may be used during the competition, as long as it complies with the WCA regulations.