Swisscubing Cup III 2017

May 13, 2017
Saint-Maurice, Switzerland

Lycée-Collège de l'Abbaye

Avenue d'Agaune 11, 1890 Saint-Maurice, Schweiz

Salle des Humanités, ground floor, at the end of hall B


Nuno Ricardo Cordeiro Serafim and Swisscubing
WCA Delegate
Reto Bubendorf

SC Cup III is limited at 60 competitors.

Main event
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
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The base registration fee for this competition is CHF10 (Swiss Franc).
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Michał Pleskowicz won with an average of 8.63 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Richard Delacoste finished second (8.96) and Theo Mayer finished third (9.98).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Michał Pleskowicz 8.11 8.63 Poland 8.958.199.518.118.74
2x2x2 Cube Tobias Peter 1.58 3.21 Switzerland 2.671.583.953.028.94
4x4x4 Cube Fabian Löhle 31.43 36.87 Switzerland 31.4340.7539.0635.8835.66
5x5x5 Cube Fabian Löhle 1:09.02 1:12.60 Switzerland 1:11.551:13.291:17.101:09.021:12.96
7x7x7 Cube Fabian Löhle 3:14.50 NR 3:25.55 NR Switzerland 3:14.503:32.913:29.23
3x3x3 Blindfolded Oleg Gritsenko 47.88 DNF Russia 47.8849.31DNF
3x3x3 One-Handed Michał Pleskowicz 10.26 12.26 Poland 12.3512.2310.2612.2112.82
Pyraminx Reto Bubendorf 2.96 5.07 Switzerland 5.642.965.264.395.55
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 4:00.00
7x7x7 Cube Final Bo1 / Mo3 15:00.00 1 attempt to get < 8:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3 10:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Pyraminx Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00

This competition is part of the Swisscubing Cup 2017. This is a national contest, made of 4 competitions during the year, where competitors can collect points in different events. All of these are accumulated in a global ranking.

You can find more informations here :
Swisscubing Cup 2017

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

The following events will be held :
2x2x2 (1 round)
3x3x3 (2 rounds)
4x4x4 (1 round)
Pyraminx (1 round)
3x3x3 one-handed (1 round)
3x3x3 blindfolded (1 round)
5x5x5 (1 round)
7x7x7 (1 round)

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


Start Event Round Cutoff Format Limit
10:00 Registration
10:15 Judging Tutorial
10:30 2x2x2 Final - Ao5 -
11:05 Pyraminx Combined Final 0:30 Bo2/Ao5 1:00
11:40 3x3x3 First Round - Ao5 -
12:20 3x3x3 One-Handed Combined Final 1:00 Bo2/Ao5 2:00
12:55 Break
13:55 4x4x4 Combined Final 2:00 Bo2/Ao5 4:00
14:35 7x7x7 Combined Final 8:00 Bo1/Mo3 15:00
15:45 3x3x3 blindfolded Final - Bo3 15:00 cumulative
16:20 5x5x5 Combined Final 4:00 Bo2/Ao5 10:00
17:30 3x3x3 Final - Ao5 12 competitors
18:15 Winner's ceremony

Registration fee is set at 10.- CHF and is done at the venue.

If any modifications are made, registered competitors will be notified about it.

Swisscubing Cup III - 2017 is a Rubik's Cube competition organised by Swisscubing and delegated by Reto Bubendorf.
For questions or information please e-mail to

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.

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

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.

May the Cube be with you...

Saint-Maurice is a city in southern Switzerland. It is surrounded by mountains but easily accessible by car (40min from Lausanne, 1h10 min from Bern, 2h15 from Zurich) or by public transport

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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