Kidderminster - British Blind Off 2022


Date
Mar 12 - 13, 2022
City
Kidderminster, Worcestershire, United Kingdom
Venue

Geek Retreat

Address
11-17 Worcester Street, Kidderminster, DY10 1EA
Details

First floor, through cafe

Contact
Organization team
Organizer
Christopher Morris
WCA Delegates
Bertie Longden, Christopher Morris, James Molloy, and Nevins Chan Pak Hoong (陈百鸿)
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Information

PLEASE NOTE: This is a Blindfolded & Fewest Moves specialist competition. There will be no regular speedsolving events held. We do not recommend this competition to first time competitors. Please make sure to read all the information in the tabs above.

The winner of 5x5 Blindfolded will be announced as the winner of the competition.

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Events
Main event
Competitors
28
Registration period

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Highlights
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Ezra Hirschi won with a single solve of 6:53.15 in the 5x5x5 Blindfolded event. Kamil Przybylski finished second (8:21.68) and Nevins Chan Pak Hoong (陈百鸿) finished third (9:29.34).

AJ Nicholls - United Kingdom WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded Second round 16 2:21.63 DNF United Kingdom DNF2:21.63DNF
First round 18 3:29.69 DNF United Kingdom DNFDNF3:29.69
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 17 47 52.67 United Kingdom 565547
4x4x4 Blindfolded First round 13 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNS
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 15 5/7 55:31 United Kingdom 5/7 55:31DNF4/7 56:09

Adam Devere - United Kingdom WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round 19 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 9 39 40.33 United Kingdom 394042
4x4x4 Blindfolded First round 13 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNS
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 17 3/4 26:33 United Kingdom 3/4 26:332/4 30:224/6 56:04

Adam Robson - United Kingdom WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 16 44 52.00 United Kingdom 446151
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 19 3/4 30:42 United Kingdom 2/3 23:583/4 30:42DNS

Ben Coppin - United Kingdom WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 2 27 28.67 United Kingdom 302927

Ben Stokes - United Kingdom WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 4 32.44 DNF United Kingdom DNF32.44DNF
Second round 3 24.12 26.94 United Kingdom 24.1226.5630.13
First round 3 23.78 DNF United Kingdom 28.82DNF23.78
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 4 26 29.67 United Kingdom 263330
4x4x4 Blindfolded First round 13 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNF
5x5x5 Blindfolded First round 8 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNF
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 14 10/17 48:46 United Kingdom DNFDNF10/17 48:46

Bertie Longden - United Kingdom WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded Second round 18 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNF
First round 10 50.85 DNF United Kingdom 50.85DNFDNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 19 30 DNF United Kingdom DNF3032
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 13 4/5 13:55 United Kingdom 4/5 13:554/5 14:193/5 12:54

Bill Hammill - United Kingdom WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded Second round 15 2:04.21 DNF United Kingdom DNF2:04.212:35.24
First round 15 1:34.09 DNF United Kingdom 1:34.091:56.55DNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 7 32 36.67 United Kingdom 413732
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final 11 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNS
First round 12 14:41.00 DNF United Kingdom DNF14:41.00DNS
5x5x5 Blindfolded First round 8 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNSDNS
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 20 6/10 1:00:00 United Kingdom 6/10 1:00:00DNF5/10 1:00:00

Callum Hales-Jepp - United Kingdom WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 10 1:16.91 1:37.64 United Kingdom 1:51.231:16.911:44.78
Second round 11 1:08.26 DNF United Kingdom DNF1:08.26DNF
First round 11 55.17 DNF United Kingdom DNF1:07.9755.17
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 19 30 DNF United Kingdom 32DNF30
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final 4 4:29.72 DNF United Kingdom DNF4:32.694:29.72
First round 3 4:17.72 DNF United Kingdom DNF4:17.72DNF
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final 5 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNF
First round 7 15:41.00 DNF United Kingdom DNFDNF15:41.00
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 7 9/9 31:46 United Kingdom 11/14 57:167/14 57:449/9 31:46

Charlie Stark - United Kingdom WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded Second round 14 2:01.45 2:19.72 United Kingdom 2:01.452:26.732:30.97
First round 16 1:59.56 DNF United Kingdom 2:34.67DNF1:59.56
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 6 31 32.67 United Kingdom 353132
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final 10 11:29.00 DNF United Kingdom DNFDNF11:29.00
First round 11 12:21.00 DNF United Kingdom DNF12:21.00DNS
5x5x5 Blindfolded First round 8 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNSDNS

Cheung-Hao Tu - United Kingdom WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round 19 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 12 41 45.00 United Kingdom 414648
4x4x4 Blindfolded First round 13 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNS
5x5x5 Blindfolded First round 8 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNSDNS
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 16 3/4 19:18 United Kingdom 3/4 19:18DNF4/8 52:27

Christopher Morris - United Kingdom WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 1 22.88 DNF United Kingdom 22.88DNFDNF
Second round 2 23.47 DNF United Kingdom 23.4725.02DNF
First round 4 25.27 DNF United Kingdom 27.56DNF25.27

Dean David - United Kingdom WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round 19 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 14 40 47.33 United Kingdom 554740

Deni Mintsaev (Дени Минцаев) - Russia WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 22 39 DNF Russia DNS39DNF
4x4x4 Blindfolded First round 13 DNF DNF Russia DNFDNFDNS

Ezra Hirschi - Switzerland WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 3 26.46 37.96 Switzerland 56.1926.4631.22
Second round 4 24.20 30.55 NR Switzerland 25.9524.2041.49
First round 2 23.44 NR DNF Switzerland 23.4452.55DNF
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final 2 2:26.28 NR DNF Switzerland DNF2:26.282:35.81
First round 1 2:54.94 DNF Switzerland DNFDNF2:54.94
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final 1 6:53.15 NR 7:00.17 NR Switzerland 6:53.157:03.707:03.67
First round 2 7:08.81 DNF Switzerland 7:38.437:08.81DNF
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 2 33/36 55:16 NR Switzerland 33/36 55:16DNF22/37 1:00:00

Fabio Schwandt - United Kingdom WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round 19 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 3 28 29.00 United Kingdom 302829
4x4x4 Blindfolded First round 13 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNF
5x5x5 Blindfolded First round 8 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNSDNS
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 11 7/8 36:00 United Kingdom 10/17 57:24DNS7/8 36:00

Harry Savage - United Kingdom WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 7 49.65 51.45 United Kingdom 49.6550.1354.56
Second round 6 44.05 DNF United Kingdom 44.05DNF1:42.32
First round 6 42.26 1:37.88 United Kingdom 42.2643.633:27.74
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 1 23 27.33 United Kingdom 282331
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final 8 6:02.85 DNF United Kingdom DNFDNF6:02.85
First round 9 7:48.80 DNF United Kingdom DNF7:48.80DNF
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final 5 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNF
First round 5 11:58.00 DNF United Kingdom 11:58.00DNFDNF
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 12 6/8 41:18 United Kingdom DNSDNF6/8 41:18

Jacob Chambers - United Kingdom WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 12 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNF
Second round 7 44.67 DNF United Kingdom DNF44.67DNF
First round 7 44.17 DNF United Kingdom 44.17DNFDNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 8 37 38.67 United Kingdom 403739
4x4x4 Blindfolded First round 13 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNF
5x5x5 Blindfolded First round 8 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNS
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 8 11/13 56:30 United Kingdom 11/13 56:303/6 29:163/4 14:15

James Molloy - United Kingdom WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round 19 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNF
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final 9 8:23.21 DNF United Kingdom DNFDNF8:23.21
First round 8 7:12.84 DNF United Kingdom 7:12.848:44.86DNF
5x5x5 Blindfolded First round 8 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNS

Kacper Paweł Dworak - Poland WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 12 DNF DNF Poland DNFDNFDNF
Second round 9 54.86 1:00.44 Poland 54.861:01.701:04.77
First round 9 47.08 1:08.69 Poland 47.081:16.591:22.40
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 11 41 42.00 Poland 424143
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final 11 DNF DNF Poland DNFDNFDNF
First round 10 12:02.00 DNF Poland 12:02.00DNFDNS
5x5x5 Blindfolded First round 8 DNF DNF Poland DNFDNSDNS
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 5 14/15 55:28 Poland 11/15 53:5914/15 55:2810/15 58:59

Kamil Przybylski - Poland WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 2 22.97 DNF Poland 22.97DNFDNF
Second round 1 22.85 DNF Poland DNF22.8531.75
First round 1 21.09 DNF Poland 21.0929.77DNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 23 DNF DNF Poland DNFDNFDNF
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final 1 2:20.41 DNF Poland DNF2:20.41DNF
First round 4 4:33.27 DNF Poland DNF4:33.27DNF
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final 2 8:21.68 DNF Poland 8:21.68DNFDNF
First round 1 6:05.45 DNF Poland DNF6:05.45DNF
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 1 39/46 1:00:00 Poland 37/46 1:00:0035/46 1:00:0039/46 1:00:00

Lichi Fang (方力驰) - China WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 19 30 DNF China DNF30DNF

Mark Adams - United Kingdom WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round 19 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNF
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 18 3/4 27:48 United Kingdom DNF3/4 27:48DNF

Matteo Dummar - Italy WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 8 1:07.13 DNF Italy 1:07.13DNFDNF
Second round 12 1:09.66 DNF Italy DNF1:38.181:09.66
First round 14 1:13.07 DNF Italy DNF1:13.07DNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 15 42 48.00 Italy 515142
4x4x4 Blindfolded First round 13 DNF DNF Italy DNFDNFDNF
5x5x5 Blindfolded First round 8 DNF DNF Italy DNFDNFDNS
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 9 10/13 51:05 Italy 12/19 59:298/13 42:4010/13 51:05

Mengfei Shen (沈梦非) - China WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 5 36.31 DNF China DNFDNF36.31
Second round 5 27.03 37.09 China 40.7927.0343.45
First round 5 29.04 34.07 China 30.2929.0442.88
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 10 38 40.67 China 424238
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final 3 3:33.89 4:13.06 China 5:02.724:02.563:33.89
First round 2 3:42.18 DNF China 3:42.184:00.27DNF
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final 4 9:51.44 DNF China 9:51.44DNFDNF
First round 3 8:31.26 DNF China 8:31.26DNF9:00.31
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 3 21/25 55:52 China 21/25 55:5217/21 55:5319/25 58:10

Minhyun Kim (김민현) - Republic of Korea WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 6 48.65 57.13 Republic of Korea 48.6559.061:03.68
Second round 8 53.63 DNF Republic of Korea 53.631:26.40DNF
First round 13 1:07.05 DNF Republic of Korea 1:07.05DNFDNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 18 28 DNF Republic of Korea 29DNF28
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final 7 5:53.95 6:10.94 NR Republic of Korea 5:53.956:16.636:22.25
First round 6 5:31.77 DNF Republic of Korea DNF6:18.345:31.77
5x5x5 Blindfolded First round 8 DNF DNF Republic of Korea DNFDNFDNS
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 10 8/9 52:40 Republic of Korea 4/7 28:236/7 29:118/9 52:40

Nevins Chan Pak Hoong (陈百鸿) - Malaysia WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 11 1:19.00 DNF Malaysia DNF1:32.171:19.00
Second round 13 1:23.07 1:37.17 Malaysia 1:23.271:23.072:05.16
First round 12 1:03.21 1:19.45 Malaysia 1:21.951:03.211:33.18
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 12 41 45.00 Malaysia 414648
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final 6 5:23.43 5:39.97 Malaysia 5:31.465:23.436:05.01
First round 5 4:48.49 DNF Malaysia 4:48.494:51.15DNF
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final 3 9:29.34 10:52.00 NR Malaysia 9:29.3411:05.0012:02.00
First round 4 8:54.14 DNF Malaysia 8:54.1410:18.00DNF
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 4 15/15 48:26 Malaysia 15/15 48:264/5 15:569/17 1:00:00

Oliver Wheat - United Kingdom WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final 9 1:12.81 DNF United Kingdom DNFDNF1:12.81
Second round 10 1:03.98 DNF United Kingdom DNF1:03.98DNF
First round 8 44.52 DNF United Kingdom 44.521:12.54DNF
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final 5 27 29.67 United Kingdom 273329
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final 5 5:12.42 DNF United Kingdom DNFDNF5:12.42
First round 7 6:37.98 DNF United Kingdom DNF6:37.98DNF
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final 5 DNF DNF United Kingdom DNFDNFDNF
First round 6 12:50.00 DNF United Kingdom DNF12:50.00DNF
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 6 10/10 52:44 United Kingdom 10/10 52:44DNSDNS

Steve Clarke - United Kingdom WCA profile

Event Round # Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Blindfolded Second round 17 3:20.22 DNF United Kingdom DNF3:20.22DNF
First round 17 2:19.75 3:02.04 United Kingdom 4:17.452:19.752:28.91
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final 21 2/3 20:20 United Kingdom DNFDNF2/3 20:20
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