Final EBSA Cue Zone in Albania

The final day the PJ Nolan EBSA Cue Zones was held today on the 17th of June in the Hotel Tanushaj in Albania at the 2022 European U-16, U-18, U-21, Men’s, Seniors & Ladies Snooker Individual and Team Snooker Championships.

Free Cue Zones

EBSA Head of Coaching PJ Nolan from Ireland was conducting free cue zones each day from 10am – 4pm for EBSA players who attended this year’s European Snooker Championships.

Other EBSA Qualified Coaches had also the opportunity to hold their own Cue Zones from 4pm – 6pm each day of the cue zones.

EBSA President

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

Players in Action Today

PJ worked today with talented players from Ireland, Hungary, Germany and France on developing good fundamentals in their Approach, Cue Action, Stance and Bridge Hand plus on their Break Building Skills. PJ was very impressed with all the player’s commitment and he really hope they enjoyed the session.

Booking a Session

Any player / country competing in this year’s EBSA Championship in Albania had the opportunity to book a date and time into the EBSA Cue Zone Schedule for their 30minute solo or group lesson in the Tournament office.

Promotion of the game

The Cue Zones had been organised by The European Billiards & Snooker Association to highlight the EBSA Coaching Academy.

EBSA have Qualified coaches from Ireland, France, Austria Romania, Israel, Bulgaria, Wales, Malta, Germany, Poland, Netherlands, Portugal, Czech Republic, Ukraine, Isle of Man, Hungary, Belgium, England, Sweden, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Lithuania, Belarus, Switzerland,Macedonia, Denmark, Finland, Moldova, Iceland, Estonia, Slovenia, Serbia, Croatia, Armenia, Albania and Bosnia and Herzegovina on the EBSA coaching team.

Latest Training Aids

During the cue zones this year in Albania, players had the opportunity to use the latest coaching and training aids on the market to enhance their sessions like the like the Master Doctor, Str8aim G-5 & SA-2, Chris Henry Balls, Academy laser, EBSA Coaching Balls which help to get the players on the line of aim and develop a smoother stroke in their delivery.

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