European Championship 2008


Date
Sep 19 - 21, 2008
City
Derio (Bilbao), Spain
Venue

Derio Sports Center

Address
Arantzazu Kalea 4, 48160 Derio
Website
European Championship 2008 website
Organizer
Ron van Bruchem
WCA Delegate
Ron van Bruchem
Contact
rbruchem@worldcubeassociation.org
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Highlights
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Tomasz Żołnowski won with an average of 11.71 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Erik Akkersdijk finished second (12.15) and Edouard Chambon finished third (12.47).

World records: Edouard Chambon‎ 2x2x2 Cube 3.43 (average); Erik Akkersdijk‎ 5x5x5 Cube 1:18.59 (single); Máté Horváth‎ Master Magic 1.95 (average).

European records: Rafał Guzewicz‎ 3x3x3 Blindfolded 1:18.39 (average), 4x4x4 Blindfolded 7:54.35 (single), and 5x5x5 Blindfolded 16:15.00 (single).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Tomasz Żołnowski 10.44 11.71 Poland 33.2811.3011.6110.4412.22
2x2x2 Cube Edouard Chambon 3.19 3.43 WR France 3.193.253.343.714.11
4x4x4 Cube Erik Akkersdijk 47.65 49.83 Netherlands 49.5053.8451.0348.9647.65
5x5x5 Cube Erik Akkersdijk 1:24.69 1:26.88 Netherlands 1:26.561:27.021:29.611:24.691:27.05
3x3x3 Blindfolded Rafał Guzewicz 1:12.34 1:18.39 ER Poland 1:25.881:16.961:12.34
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Gunnar Krig 36 Sweden 36
3x3x3 One-Handed Milán Baticz 19.22 21.79 Hungary 19.2219.7121.8423.9323.81
Clock Ernesto Fernández Regueira 8.95 9.94 NR Spain 9.978.9510.90
Megaminx Erik Akkersdijk 1:04.58 1:08.39 Netherlands 1:12.211:08.381:04.58
Pyraminx Tomasz Kiedrowicz 3.62 5.35 Poland 3.625.825.306.284.92
Square-1 Lars Vandenbergh 18.98 NR 24.42 NR Belgium 26.8018.9827.48
4x4x4 Blindfolded Rafał Guzewicz 7:54.35 ER Poland 7:54.35DNF
5x5x5 Blindfolded Rafał Guzewicz 16:15.00 ER Poland 16:15.00DNF
3x3x3 With Feet Erik Akkersdijk 1:04.01 Netherlands 1:04.01
Magic Olivér Perge 0.95 1.02 Hungary 1.070.960.951.02DNF
Master Magic Máté Horváth 1.88 1.95 WR Hungary 1.971.901.981.88DNF
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Old Style Dennis Strehlau 24/30 2:33:09 Germany 24/30 2:33:09
Event Round Format Time limit Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Second round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube Final Ao5 10:00.00
Qualification round Bo2 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Qualification round Bo2 10:00.00
5x5x5 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo2 10:00.00
Final Bo3 10:00.00
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final Bo1 1 hour
Qualification round Bo2 10:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Clock Final Mo3 10:00.00
Megaminx Final Mo3 10:00.00
Pyraminx Final Ao5 10:00.00
Square-1 Final Mo3 10:00.00
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final Bo2 10:00.00
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final Bo2 10:00.00
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo1 10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00
3x3x3 With Feet First round Bo1 10:00.00
Final Bo1 10:00.00
Magic Final Ao5 10:00.00
Master Magic Final Ao5 10:00.00
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Old Style Final Bo1 translation missing: en.time_limit.333mbo

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).

Format

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.