The third and final IBSF / RIBSA under 18 Snooker Ranking event of the season will be held in Ivy Rooms Snooker Club in Carlow on Saturday the 6th of April 2019.
You must text your entry to RIBSA on 085 2428701. This is a text number only and you must include your name, club and name of the event you wish to enter.
Closing Date extended now to the morning of the event. Draw at 10.15am and play starts at 10.30am. It promises to more another exciting event after Aaron Hill won event 1 and event 2.
If any player loses their first match on the day they can play in a plate event on the same day. The IBSF have confirmed the IBSF Championships will be held in China in July 2019
Declan Quinn is the TD on the Day. To enter this event : You must use text RIBSA number to enter before closing date.
- Full Qualification System for IBSF U-18 Championships
The Republic of Ireland Billiards & Snooker Association have announced qualification for the 2019 IBSF World Under 18 Championships which will be held in 2019.
RIBSA will hold three International IBSF Ranking tournaments plus a National Championship. These events are open to all the underage players and if any player loses their first match on the day they can play in a plate event on the same day.
The IBSF International events will be the best of 5 frames including the final and the Plate event will be the best of 3 frames including the final.
- Closing Dates
The closing date for entries for RIBSA Junior Events for 2018-2019 season will now be the morning of each event at 10.15am and the draw will be made at 10.20am then published on the ribsa web site on the morning. Start time will be 10.30am for all players.
- Entry Fee
The entry fee is €10.00 plus Reg. Trophies will be awarded to the plate winner and runner up of the three events and a prize fund will be awarded for the International events.
- Tournament Director
This structure will be organised by our National Coach PJ Nolan who will be the Tournament Director. This Qualification will run from February to May to qualify players for the IBSF Championships in 2019.
- All juniors can qualify
All juniors have an extra chance to qualify for the IBSF events through the Senior Rankings as RIBSA will give the highest ranked junior on the senior ranking a qualifying spot at the closing date. This is to encourage more juniors to compete in our senior events.
- Qualifying for World IBSF U-18 Championships
National U-18 Champion
Number 1 on Under 18 Rankings
Highest U-18 on Senior Rankings – at closing date
Additional players from U-18 Rankings if needed