The Great British Blind Off 2019


Date
Jan 19 - 20, 2019
City
Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom
Venue

The Rowton Hotel

Address
145 Alcester Street, Birmingham B12 0PJ, UK
Details

Moseley Suite

Contact
Organization team
Organizers
Christopher Morris and Sam Spendla
WCA Delegates
James Molloy and Sam Spendla
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Information

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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 3x3 Blindfolded will be announced as the winner of the competition.

Events
Main event
Competitors
31
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
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There is a competitor limit of 32 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is £29.95 (British Pound).
If your registration is cancelled before you will be refunded 100% of your registration fee.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.
Spectators can attend for free.

Make sure to register and pay for the competition to be accepted.

If registration is full by the time you pay you will be on the waiting list. If you do not make the competitor list by the time the competition happens then you will get a full refund.

If you can no longer attend, let us know as soon as possible through the contact link on the General Info page. We often have waiting lists so letting us know you cannot attend allows us to add another person to the competition. By not telling us you are denying someone a chance to compete.

If you inform us you are no longer attending and registration is still open, we will issue a full refund. If registration is closed we will offer a 50% refund. If you do not tell us you are not attending then you will receive no refund.

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Highlights
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Berta García Parra won with a single solve of 22.22 seconds in the 3x3x3 Blindfolded event. Sebastiano Tronto finished second (22.66) and Arthur Garcin finished third (25.38).

World records: Harry Savage‎ 3x3x3 Fewest Moves 17 (single); Sebastiano Tronto‎ 3x3x3 Fewest Moves 24.00 (average).

African records: Timothy Lawrance‎ 3x3x3 Fewest Moves 31 (single), 3x3x3 Fewest Moves 31.33 (average), 3x3x3 Fewest Moves 27 (single), and 3x3x3 Fewest Moves 31.00 (average).