Our team

ER Champ is all about the people. Over the years, the Championship has attracted many who have given their hearts to this project, co-creating and developing it. Below are the people who make this event possible, unique to the world of escape rooms.


Bartosz Idzikowski

Bartosz Idzikowski

Escape room enthusiast with over 600 rooms visited. Co-founder of the lock.me marketplace for booking and rating escape rooms, creator of the escape room series of board games Escape Tales and SideQuest.

In his free time, he is a guitarist and a fan of psychedelic progressive rock.

Jakub Caban

Jakub Caban

A fan of puzzles and board games. Creator of the Escape Tales and Side Quest series of escape room games. On a daily basis, he takes care of the technical aspects of both ER Champ and the lock.me website, of which he is the second co-founder.

At the age of 18, he won the Polish puzzle championship, and at the age of 16 he was accepted into Mensa.


ER Champ organizers


Lockme Logo


The marketplace for escape rooms Lockme is behind the ER Champ brand. It was its founders who came up with the idea of organizing the competition. Lockme has been the organizer and main sponsor of the competition from the very beginning.

Using Lockme you can browse, book and rate escape rooms from many countries in Europe and around the world. Lockme is also an extensive booking system for escape rooms and the brand responsible for escape room board games in the Escape Tales and Side Quest series.

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