Cue Zone – Day 2

Day two of the EBSA Coaching Zone with Assistant head coach Bratislav Krastev was held with Aaron Holland and Stephen Bateman from Ireland an Kendrew Oei, Hugo Van Houten, Kevin Oei and Jasha Kiers from Netherlands in the Ramada Hotel in Sofia Bulgaria. Brando worked on improving theirs break building, long potting, safety game and mental fitness to keep them confident during the crucial moments.  During the 2018 EBSA Snooker Championships in Sofia, EBSA head Coach PJ Nolan and his assistant Bratislav Krastev will conduct two coaching courses and free cue zones for the players.

Cue Zones

Coaching is available free of charge from 10am until 2pm on the following dates: February: 3rd, 7th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 14th, and 15th.

Private Coaching

Private Coaching will be also available from 2pm until 7pm on the above dates with Bratislav Krastev Telephone number +359882711991 or contact him through facebook – 101 Snooker Academy. Players will need to arrange private coaching with Bratislav and the coach must book the tables with the Tournament Office.

EBSA Coaching Courses

On February 4th, 5th and 6th a coaching courses will be held from 10am and 5pm with PJ Nolan.

On the 8th, 9th and 10th a coaching courses will be held from 10am and 5pm with Bratislav Krastev The Cue Zones will be also be available at night from 5pm to 7pm on the above dates with PJ and Bratislav.

Promotion of the game

The Cue Zones have been organised by The European Billiards & Snooker Association to highlight the EBSA Coaching Academy. At present EBSA have 46 Qualified coaches from Ireland, France, Romania, Israel, Bulgaria, Wales, Malta, Poland, Netherlands, Portugal, Czech Republic, Hungary, Italy, Spain and Switzerland on the coaching team.

Become a EBSA Coach

If you would like to become an EBSA Official Snooker Coach, first step is to get your National Governing body to write to the EBSA to nominate you to apply to hold a course.  For more information on the coaching Click on ” Coaching ” on web site or email PJ on