Final EBSA Cue Zone with PJ Nolan

The last and final PJ Nolan EBSA Cue Zone was held this morning on the 27th June at the 2018 EBSA Snooker Championships in the Mirage Hotel Bucharest in Romania with players from Hungary and Germany.

EBSA Head of Coaching PJ Nolan (Ireland) conducted free cue zones each morning from 10am – 1pm for the EBSA players who attended this year’s European Championships.  Attended this morning were Karl-Heinz Beggel from Germany and Balázs Hámori from Hungary.

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.

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

Yours in Sport

P.J. Nolan

National RIBSA Snooker Coach

World Snooker WPBSA Coach

Head of EBSA European Coaching