National Coach PJ Nolan held a RIBSA training camp weekend on the 13th & 14th of May to prepare our players and teams for the 2017 EBSA Masters & Ladies European Snooker Championships and the European Masters, Ladies and Men’s Team Snooker Championships which will be played in Albania from the 31st May – 11th of June
RIBSA invited all the players to the Ivy Rooms SC in Carlow from 11am – 4pm for training with PJ. He coached the players on various training routines to improve their Break Building, Long Potting, and Safety Game.
Rodney Goggins was also invited for match-play practice. PJ worked on their playing techniques using his 147academy Master Doctor Kit and alignment laser to help players to get into a good address position by developing good fundamentals in their Stance, Grip, Bridge and Cue Actions.
PJ ” said he was delighted with the effort and commitment shown by the players and he wished all the players the best of luck in Albania. ”
RIBSA Chairman Jim Leacy called in to watch the camp and wished the nine RIBSA players Michael Judge, John Farrell, Brian McPhee, Mark Tuite, Stephen Walsh, Anthony Bonnar, Paula Judge, David Cassidy and Greg Casey who will fly the flag in Albania good luck in the EBSA Championships.
Calendar of events in Albania
31st May: Start of 6Reds Championship at 09:30
3rd June: Start of European Snooker Open at 09:30
4th June: Final of the Open and Official Opening Ceremony
5th June: Start of Team Championships (Ladies, Masters, Men) at 09:30
5th June: Start of Individual Championships (Masters and Ladies) at 16:00
8th June: EBSA Annual General Meeting at Rafaelo Resort at 19:00
10th June: Semi-Finals and Finals of Individual (Masters and Ladies) Championships
11th June: Semi-Finals and Finals of the Team Championships
Entry Fee: Please note the entry fees will be payable to EBSA, to be paid before the start of each event.