EBSA Cue Zone Day 5 with PJ Nolan

The fifth EBSA Cue Zone was held this morning at the 2018 EBSA Snooker Championships in the Mirage Hotel Bucharest in Romania. EBSA Head of Coaching PJ Nolan held his fifth Coaching Zone with players from Switzerland, Scotland, Russia and Ukraine.

PJ is conduct free cue zones each morning from 10am – 1pm for the EBSA players and the final cue zone will be held on the 27th June.

Attended this morning were Mohanraj Sivasubramaniam from Switzerland, Michael Philbin from Scotland and Ladies up and coming Champion 16 year old Aleksandra Bogatyreva from Russia plus Iulian Boiko and Sergiy Isayenko from Ukraine.

PJ worked on their Break Building, Techniques in developing good fundamentals.  All the players really impressed PJ with their commitment and the players said they really enjoyed their lesson with PJ.

New Practice and Mind Booklets

Each player who attends PJ’s Cue Zones this week will receive a Practice Booklet and a sports psychology booklet to help them improve their overall game. This is to help them improve their training when they return home after the Championships.

EBSA Assistant Coach Bratislav Krastev is also holding cue zones from 1pm to 3pm and his final cue zone is on the 27th. The sheet to book your place is in the Tournament office.

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 66 Qualified coaches from Ireland, France, Romania, Israel, Bulgaria, Wales, Malta, Germany, Poland, Netherlands, Portugal, Czech Republic, Hungary, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Finland, Iceland and Moldova 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 or attend a course.

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