EBSA Cue Zone Day 2 – Portugal

Day 2 of the EBSA Cue Zones with EBSA Head of Coaching PJ Nolan was held at the Albufeira’s Vidamar Hotel Resort in the Algarve on the 3rd of October in Portugal at the 2021 European U-18 Snooker Championships.

EBSA are conducting free cue zones each day for players who attended this year’s European Championships with PJ Nolan and from his team of EBSA Coaches. Any current EBSA Coach can book a cue zone in the Tournament office.

Booking a Lesson

Any player / country competing in this year’s EBSA Championship in Portugal has the opportunity to book a date and time for a 30miniute session in the Cue Zone Schedule in the Tournament office.

Please Note:

EBSA will be holding a Coaching Course on 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th so there will be no Cue Zone held. There will also be no cue zone on Saturday the 9th as the EBSA will hold the AGM.

Players in Action Today

PJ worked today with a number of players from Republic of Ireland and Israel, Ukraine and Germany. All players really impressed PJ with their commitment and all the players said they really enjoyed their lesson with PJ.

Coaching Booklets

Each player who attends PJ’s Cue Zones this week will receive a Training Booklet to help them improve their Practice game.

EBSA President

Maxime Cassis EBSA President ‘’ said that the cue zones are a vital part in our development of the sport and we are delighted to have PJ holding EBSA cue zones to help our players improve their games from our experienced EBSA Head Coach and his team’’

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 101 Qualified coaches from Austria, Ireland, France, Romania, Israel, Bulgaria, Wales, Malta, Germany, Poland, Netherlands, Portugal, Czech Republic, Hungary, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Finland, Ukraine, Denmark, Kyrgyzstan, Iceland, Slovenia, Serbia, England, Wales, Moldova and Macedonia on the coaching team.

Become an 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 or attend a course.

For more information on the coaching Click on” Coaching” on web site or email PJ on