Irish Open 2012


Date
Feb 11 - 12, 2012
City
Tuam, Ireland
Venue

Ard Rí House Hotel

Address
Milltown Road (N17), Tuam, Co. Galway
Website
Irish Open 2012 website
WCA Delegate
Daniel Sheppard
Contact

Blake Bowers, Sam Zhixiao Wang, Daniel Sheppard

Information
Events
Main event
Competitors
15
Registration requirements
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Highlights
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Thom Barlow won with an average of 11.26 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Joey Gouly finished second (12.30) and Daniel Sheppard finished third (12.48).

World records: Daniel Sheppard‎ 4x4x4 Blindfolded 3:17.41 (single).

3x3x3 Cube Final

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Thom Barlow 10.44 11.26 United Kingdom 11.8811.0612.0610.4410.84
2 Joey Gouly 10.69 12.30 United Kingdom 12.2112.0210.6914.2712.66
3 Daniel Sheppard 11.65 12.48 United Kingdom 12.7812.0612.6111.6513.94
4 Tao Yu (喻韬) 11.43 12.91 China 12.6612.6813.4011.4314.63
5 Kelsey McKenna 14.06 NR 15.52 NR Ireland 17.4415.5314.0616.2714.77
6 Blake Bowers 15.43 17.01 Ireland 15.4316.5016.4718.0518.05
7 Zoé de Moffarts 17.44 19.06 Belgium 20.9420.0217.8117.4419.34
8 Arnaud van Galen 17.43 20.01 Netherlands 19.2125.3817.4320.4320.40
9 James Hamm 16.72 21.77 Ireland 31.4116.7220.6820.4024.22
10 David Hamilton 20.15 27.54 Ireland 30.0530.3427.3625.2220.15
11 Ciarán Beahan 28.11 31.87 Ireland 28.1135.5529.5830.5635.46

3x3x3 Cube First round

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Thom Barlow 10.13 12.10 United Kingdom 14.1610.1310.7713.4612.06
2 Joey Gouly 11.53 12.18 United Kingdom 11.5313.4011.7512.3612.44
3 Tao Yu (喻韬) 11.36 12.28 China 11.6811.3612.3614.2712.81
4 Daniel Sheppard 12.61 14.66 United Kingdom 18.7212.6117.3312.7813.88
5 Andrew Coghill 15.69 15.96 United Kingdom 16.0217.0215.7215.6916.15
6 Kelsey McKenna 14.34 NR 17.06 NR Ireland 14.3420.6317.9317.4315.81
7 Blake Bowers 16.12 19.01 Ireland 19.3316.1220.1517.5622.05
8 Arnaud van Galen 16.80 21.20 Netherlands 16.8031.2218.9321.8822.80
9 Zoé de Moffarts 16.53 22.11 Belgium 27.7216.5320.6324.1821.53
10 James Hamm 19.40 22.70 Ireland 24.5024.1519.4426.4019.40
11 David Hamilton 21.38 26.80 Ireland 26.5240.8621.3821.6332.25
12 Ciarán Beahan 24.75 34.69 Ireland 40.7524.7532.6330.6843.63
13 Martin Turner 43.93 1:04.03 Ireland 1:08.881:04.5558.661:13.2543.93
14 Michael Turner 1:03.11 1:31.26 Ireland 1:48.531:29.561:15.681:50.031:03.11
15 Conor Sheridan 1:06.65 1:43.26 Ireland 1:54.651:06.65DNF1:40.021:35.11

2x2x2 Cube Final

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Tao Yu (喻韬) 2.65 3.62 China 4.094.313.783.002.65
2 Daniel Sheppard 2.71 3.70 United Kingdom 4.113.783.913.402.71
3 Thom Barlow 2.96 4.32 United Kingdom 4.715.053.1911.802.96
4 Joey Gouly 3.90 5.18 United Kingdom 4.833.905.186.405.53
5 Andrew Coghill 4.93 5.36 United Kingdom 5.834.9320.084.935.31
6 Arnaud van Galen 4.96 6.41 Netherlands 4.965.977.805.907.36
7 Blake Bowers 5.53 6.94 Ireland 6.057.028.507.755.53
8 Zoé de Moffarts 7.22 9.14 Belgium 7.2212.338.689.289.46

2x2x2 Cube First round

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Tao Yu (喻韬) 2.34 3.18 China 2.342.663.613.653.27
2 Thom Barlow 2.91 3.32 United Kingdom 3.312.913.433.473.21
3 Daniel Sheppard 2.22 3.90 United Kingdom 2.224.084.133.723.90
4 Joey Gouly 3.38 4.92 United Kingdom 5.254.305.21DNF3.38
5 Andrew Coghill 4.44 5.98 United Kingdom 5.937.694.444.717.30
6 Zoé de Moffarts 6.15 6.89 Belgium 6.1510.346.367.416.90
7 Blake Bowers 6.40 7.20 Ireland 7.477.46DNF6.406.66
8 Arnaud van Galen 4.06 7.53 Netherlands 5.779.784.0616.717.05
9 David Hamilton 5.93 8.35 Ireland 7.848.789.335.938.43
10 Kelsey McKenna 5.93 8.83 Ireland 5.93DNF9.088.698.71
11 James Hamm 7.08 9.24 Ireland 9.4010.227.0810.158.16
12 Ciarán Beahan 12.77 16.95 Ireland 12.7719.6314.6816.5323.50
13 Martin Turner 14.34 18.00 Ireland 20.6620.3617.9415.6914.34
14 Conor Sheridan 17.97 DNF Ireland 17.9735.41DNF33.78DNF

4x4x4 Cube Final

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Daniel Sheppard 41.94 48.96 United Kingdom 51.8845.0649.9354.0041.94
2 Thom Barlow 46.44 49.99 United Kingdom 53.5847.9146.4452.1649.91
3 Joey Gouly 47.80 51.12 United Kingdom 52.131:06.1848.8052.4447.80
4 Tao Yu (喻韬) 53.02 1:04.43 China 53.021:11.8159.401:06.221:07.68
5 Zoé de Moffarts 58.97 1:04.57 Belgium 58.971:09.941:07.381:05.061:01.28
6 Arnaud van Galen 1:04.86 1:13.78 Netherlands 1:04.861:18.751:14.931:17.711:08.71

4x4x4 Cube First round

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Thom Barlow 46.86 50.33 United Kingdom 59.2748.1149.4653.4346.86
2 Joey Gouly 47.27 52.18 United Kingdom 54.5947.2749.9452.0055.38
3 Daniel Sheppard 53.06 58.88 United Kingdom 53.061:00.331:01.1855.471:00.83
4 Tao Yu (喻韬) 50.86 1:02.80 China 1:06.841:12.661:07.2250.8654.34
5 Zoé de Moffarts 59.03 1:10.06 Belgium 1:22.771:03.561:03.86DNF59.03
6 Arnaud van Galen 1:07.61 1:15.49 Netherlands 1:24.501:16.301:12.911:07.611:17.25
7 Blake Bowers 1:03.15 NR 1:20.27 NR Ireland 1:13.061:36.061:28.181:03.151:19.56
8 Andrew Coghill 1:17.86 1:36.10 United Kingdom 1:17.861:27.411:59.941:47.721:33.16
9 David Hamilton 1:45.02 Ireland 1:45.021:47.91
10 James Hamm 2:02.27 Ireland 2:02.272:26.28
11 Ciarán Beahan 2:56.28 Ireland 3:03.842:56.28

5x5x5 Cube Final

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Thom Barlow 1:23.69 1:34.44 United Kingdom 1:23.691:44.401:28.381:39.611:35.33
2 Daniel Sheppard 1:27.41 1:41.04 United Kingdom 1:50.091:36.321:51.651:36.721:27.41
3 Joey Gouly 1:43.25 1:51.23 United Kingdom 1:54.431:49.471:49.881:54.341:43.25
4 Arnaud van Galen 1:48.81 2:11.68 Netherlands 2:15.311:48.812:26.831:54.222:25.52
5 Zoé de Moffarts 2:02.34 2:16.16 Belgium 2:23.552:14.502:36.412:10.442:02.34
6 Tao Yu (喻韬) 2:01.71 2:18.69 China 2:01.712:22.222:12.632:21.21DNF

5x5x5 Cube First round

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Daniel Sheppard 1:25.55 1:37.36 United Kingdom 1:38.941:36.281:44.091:36.861:25.55
2 Thom Barlow 1:34.55 1:40.99 United Kingdom 1:42.271:38.521:42.391:34.551:42.19
3 Joey Gouly 1:38.22 1:41.01 United Kingdom 1:38.221:51.971:41.031:42.861:39.13
4 Arnaud van Galen 1:43.31 1:59.18 Netherlands 1:50.692:07.632:18.931:43.311:59.21
5 Tao Yu (喻韬) 1:54.58 2:10.64 China 2:29.591:54.582:40.131:56.962:05.36
6 Zoé de Moffarts 2:05.44 2:18.91 Belgium 2:23.662:29.592:05.442:18.902:14.16
7 Kelsey McKenna 2:15.71 2:19.09 NR Ireland 2:15.712:42.532:19.182:16.902:21.19
8 Blake Bowers 1:53.43 NR 2:26.42 Ireland 1:53.432:16.272:23.472:39.523:09.43
9 David Hamilton 3:20.00 Ireland 3:20.003:44.55
10 James Hamm 3:51.93 Ireland 3:54.663:51.93
11 Ciarán Beahan 5:29.93 Ireland 6:16.335:29.93

6x6x6 Cube Final

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Joey Gouly 3:19.66 3:22.47 United Kingdom 3:19.663:21.713:26.03
2 Daniel Sheppard 3:10.15 3:23.79 United Kingdom 3:30.903:10.153:30.31
3 Thom Barlow 3:37.19 3:53.44 United Kingdom 3:42.783:37.194:20.34
4 Arnaud van Galen 3:53.27 3:59.49 Netherlands 3:53.273:53.614:11.59
5 Blake Bowers 4:15.83 NR 4:43.44 NR Ireland 5:32.434:22.054:15.83
6 James Hamm 9:59.05 Ireland 9:59.05

7x7x7 Cube Final

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Daniel Sheppard 5:30.47 5:47.74 United Kingdom 5:52.566:00.185:30.47
2 Joey Gouly 5:55.86 6:22.54 United Kingdom 6:21.446:50.335:55.86
3 Arnaud van Galen 6:19.58 6:34.90 Netherlands 7:04.756:20.386:19.58
4 Thom Barlow 6:25.65 6:53.39 United Kingdom 6:25.656:36.977:37.55
5 Blake Bowers 7:39.78 NR 8:20.53 NR Ireland 8:43.777:39.788:38.05
6 Andrew Coghill 11:03.00 United Kingdom 11:03.00

3x3x3 Blindfolded Final

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Daniel Sheppard 54.31 DNF United Kingdom DNF54.3156.91
2 Joey Gouly 1:09.30 DNF United Kingdom 1:09.30DNF1:09.44
3 Kelsey McKenna 1:46.31 NR 2:15.11 NR Ireland 2:19.131:46.312:39.88
4 Thom Barlow 2:14.16 DNF United Kingdom 2:26.97DNF2:14.16
5 Arnaud van Galen DNF Netherlands DNFDNF
5 Blake Bowers DNF Ireland DNFDNF
5 Tao Yu (喻韬) DNF China DNFDNF

3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Daniel Sheppard 28 United Kingdom 28
2 Thom Barlow 38 United Kingdom 38
3 James Hamm 40 NR Ireland 40
4 Arnaud van Galen 42 Netherlands 42
5 Kelsey McKenna 50 Ireland 50
6 Andrew Coghill 52 United Kingdom 52
7 Blake Bowers DNF Ireland DNF
7 David Hamilton DNF Ireland DNF
7 Joey Gouly DNF United Kingdom DNF
7 Zoé de Moffarts DNF Belgium DNF

3x3x3 One-Handed Final

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Thom Barlow 19.08 22.00 United Kingdom 19.0824.8321.8421.0823.09
2 Blake Bowers 23.11 24.29 NR Ireland 25.5926.4424.0623.2223.11
3 Tao Yu (喻韬) 21.41 24.62 China 24.1324.6825.0521.4126.71
4 Daniel Sheppard 24.28 26.50 United Kingdom 27.5825.4024.2827.2126.90
5 Arnaud van Galen 30.09 32.82 Netherlands 1:04.4033.9430.0931.4433.09
6 Kelsey McKenna 26.27 36.10 Ireland 33.5336.3026.27DNF38.47

3x3x3 One-Handed First round

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Thom Barlow 19.44 21.23 United Kingdom 20.9420.4422.3119.4425.41
2 Tao Yu (喻韬) 15.83 22.63 China 23.9023.5915.8320.4124.66
3 Daniel Sheppard 21.11 24.45 United Kingdom 23.9426.1523.2521.1129.00
4 Blake Bowers 19.06 NR 25.88 NR Ireland 27.8628.5321.8619.0627.93
5 Arnaud van Galen 29.31 34.15 Netherlands 36.1531.2135.0936.5529.31
6 Kelsey McKenna 33.33 38.94 Ireland 33.3338.5845.9736.6741.58
7 Andrew Coghill 35.59 39.26 United Kingdom 51.0340.5535.5937.9439.30
8 Zoé de Moffarts 37.66 47.70 Belgium 48.6544.3358.6850.1337.66
9 Joey Gouly 34.22 48.68 United Kingdom 34.2243.7559.3442.94DNF
10 James Hamm 39.81 49.00 Ireland 55.2839.8151.1950.8844.93
11 David Hamilton 1:08.05 Ireland 1:33.091:08.05

Clock Final

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Daniel Sheppard 7.13 8.87 United Kingdom 8.029.758.8330.937.13
2 Thom Barlow 12.55 15.50 United Kingdom DNF15.0017.5412.5513.96
3 Arnaud van Galen 16.13 17.33 Netherlands 17.9634.5416.1316.9017.13
4 Joey Gouly 36.19 46.81 United Kingdom 43.0853.0844.2736.19DNF
5 Andrew Coghill 11.31 DNF United Kingdom DNF11.8611.5911.31DNF
6 Blake Bowers 31.34 NR DNF Ireland DNF34.4440.05DNF31.34

Megaminx Final

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Daniel Sheppard 1:30.22 1:40.16 United Kingdom 1:52.251:30.222:03.441:31.411:36.81
2 Andrew Coghill 2:02.15 2:11.92 United Kingdom 2:12.862:02.152:13.062:14.532:09.83
3 David Hamilton 2:32.63 2:46.11 NR Ireland 2:51.183:08.002:41.522:45.632:32.63
4 Arnaud van Galen 2:31.46 2:50.19 Netherlands 2:31.462:52.182:48.362:50.033:14.91
5 James Hamm 2:22.63 NR 3:02.92 Ireland 3:07.532:22.632:54.633:28.263:06.59
6 Blake Bowers 2:34.30 3:06.55 Ireland 3:27.633:29.722:34.302:59.152:52.88
7 Zoé de Moffarts 3:18.63 4:10.28 Belgium 3:18.633:35.528:59.803:52.555:02.77
8 Ciarán Beahan 5:13.25 Ireland 5:56.475:13.25

Pyraminx Final

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Daniel Sheppard 4.16 6.62 United Kingdom 6.088.135.654.1610.09
2 Zoé de Moffarts 5.80 7.65 Belgium 8.408.135.806.41DNF
3 Blake Bowers 6.21 NR 11.80 NR Ireland 16.6914.198.186.2113.02
4 Andrew Coghill 8.83 11.87 United Kingdom 10.9012.538.8312.1913.08
5 Tao Yu (喻韬) 9.69 12.79 China 10.2812.159.6915.9416.19
6 Arnaud van Galen 9.86 13.73 Netherlands 9.8615.5515.3113.3112.58
7 Joey Gouly 11.59 17.78 United Kingdom 11.8424.9711.5920.2021.30

Pyraminx First round

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Zoé de Moffarts 6.66 7.06 Belgium 7.169.566.667.226.81
2 Daniel Sheppard 4.80 7.48 United Kingdom 7.727.777.287.434.80
3 Tao Yu (喻韬) 7.05 8.23 China 16.319.667.317.727.05
4 Blake Bowers 10.11 11.94 NR Ireland 10.1113.1811.0811.5615.55
5 Andrew Coghill 8.78 12.64 United Kingdom 10.478.7815.4415.8012.00
6 Joey Gouly 8.44 13.02 United Kingdom 12.0516.2214.688.4412.33
7 Arnaud van Galen 14.08 14.78 Netherlands 16.8314.0814.3014.7015.34
8 Thom Barlow 9.69 14.91 United Kingdom 10.3620.1814.1920.759.69
9 Ciarán Beahan 19.16 20.49 Ireland 19.3143.2120.1319.1622.03
10 David Hamilton 18.50 24.58 Ireland 20.4123.5229.8018.50DNF

Square-1 Final

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Daniel Sheppard 25.11 26.11 United Kingdom 25.3426.1626.8425.1143.04
2 Andrew Coghill 24.21 34.60 United Kingdom 36.4324.2148.1837.5329.84
3 Joey Gouly 26.00 34.80 United Kingdom 30.9135.1938.3026.0038.94
4 Arnaud van Galen 41.71 54.02 Netherlands 54.4741.711:04.5358.8348.75
5 Zoé de Moffarts 38.54 1:02.65 Belgium 59.36DNF55.6338.541:12.97
6 Thom Barlow 40.80 1:05.43 United Kingdom 1:03.0840.8059.831:13.381:26.59
7 Kelsey McKenna 58.68 1:30.11 Ireland 1:25.0658.68DNF1:41.971:23.30

4x4x4 Blindfolded Final

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Daniel Sheppard 3:17.41 WR United Kingdom DNF3:17.41

3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Daniel Sheppard 19/21 54:40 NR United Kingdom 19/21 54:40
2 Arnaud van Galen 3/3 24:47 Netherlands 3/3 24:47
3 Thom Barlow 1/2 12:57 United Kingdom 1/2 12:57
4 Blake Bowers DNF Ireland DNF
4 Joey Gouly DNF United Kingdom DNF
4 Kelsey McKenna DNF Ireland DNF

Magic Final

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Andrew Coghill 1.08 1.21 United Kingdom 1.403.411.131.081.11
2 Arnaud van Galen 1.55 2.10 Netherlands 2.063.162.651.581.55
3 Daniel Sheppard 2.15 2.65 United Kingdom 3.022.212.1559.942.71
4 Blake Bowers 2.30 2.70 Ireland 2.473.222.412.304.05
5 David Hamilton 2.58 3.72 Ireland 3.635.533.464.082.58
6 Joey Gouly 2.43 4.07 United Kingdom 3.402.432.63DNF6.18
7 Thom Barlow 2.19 4.26 United Kingdom 4.163.345.2810.022.19

Master Magic Final

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Thom Barlow 2.81 3.58 United Kingdom 3.004.034.023.712.81
2 Daniel Sheppard 3.56 4.05 United Kingdom 3.963.565.754.313.88
3 Arnaud van Galen 3.80 4.10 Netherlands 4.033.804.344.503.93
4 David Hamilton 4.69 4.94 Ireland 4.934.888.314.695.00
5 Andrew Coghill 4.27 5.47 United Kingdom 4.787.254.275.416.22
6 Blake Bowers 9.68 12.02 Ireland 16.0210.889.759.6815.43