Algeria Winter 2016

Dec 24, 2016
Algiers, Algeria

Centre Culturel Oued Koriche Alger

Boulevard Mohamed Harchouche, Oued Koriche, Alger, Algérie

Second floor


Zoubir Lebbihat

Hanneke Rijks, Ron van Bruchem, and Zoubir Lebbihiat
WCA Delegate
Ron van Bruchem

Registration fees: 2,000 DZD, including dinner.
The competition is open to everyone.
Time: 9am until 6pm.

Main event
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Yassine Bettahar won with an average of 11.54 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Tarek Bazizi finished second (16.53) and Aymen Aissaoui finished third (17.34).

African records: Yassine Bettahar‎ 3x3x3 Cube 10.58 (average) and 3x3x3 Cube 9.15 (single).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Yassine Bettahar 10.78 11.54 Algeria 10.7811.0712.2011.35DNF
2x2x2 Cube Slimane Siroukane 4.53 NR 8.17 NR Algeria 4.5312.018.438.078.01
4x4x4 Cube Ron van Bruchem 57.24 1:02.48 Netherlands 1:03.93DNF1:03.8857.2459.63
3x3x3 One-Handed Tarek Bazizi 24.92 NR 33.14 NR Algeria 32.0237.8924.9238.1529.50
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff 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
4x4x4 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo2 / Bo3 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 5:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:30.00
Event Round #comp LImit Format Start End
Registration 08:30 11:30
Rubik's Cube First round 10 min average of 5 09:00 12:30
2x2 Cube Final 2 min average of 5 09:00 12:30
Lunch 12:30 13:30
Rubik's Cube Second round 24 3 min average of 5 13:30 14:15
4x4 Cube Combined Final 5 min best of 2, average of 5 (<2:00) 14:15 14:55
One-handed Combined Final 2 min best of 2, average of 5 (<1:30) 14:55 15:25
Blindfolded Combined Final 15 min best of 2, best of 3 (<5:00) 15:25 15:55
Rubik's Cube Final 6 3 min average of 5 16:00 16:30
Winner's Ceremony 16:45 17:00

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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