The first RIBSA U-16 Snooker Ranking Tournament of the season will be held in the Ivy Rooms Snooker Club in Carlow on Saturday the 30th of September. Ger Murray will be the Tournament Director and all the matches will be the best of 5 frames including the final.
To celebrate the 2017 European Week of Sport from the 23rd to the 30th of September. The Republic of Ireland Billiards & Snooker Association (RIBSA) will offer free entry to the first RIBSA Under 14 and Under 16 Snooker ranking tournaments.
This promotion is to encourage as many young juniors to enter and help promote the game within the clubs around Ireland. The players will still need to fill in their yearly registration form for 2017-2018 and pay the fee of €5.00. The forms will be available on the day for the players who have not done it already.
You can now text your entry to RIBSA on 085 2428701. This is a text number only and you must include your name, club and event. You can also contact the club direct on 059 91 37714.
This season the top three players plus the National Champion will qualify for the Home Internationals in Leeds in August 2018. The top five players at the end of the season plus the National Champion will qualify players for the 2018 Celtic Challenge.
Format for 2017/2018
The entry fee is €10.00. Registration Fee U-21 €10.00 and U-16’s €5.00 – Proof of age required.
Three RIBSA U-16 ranking events will be held plus an U-16 National Championship this season to qualify our players for the International Team.
Please note : The closing date for all RIBSA Under Age Tournaments will be 1pm on the Friday before the tournament. Waistcoats are required for all events however National waistcoats are not permitted.
Play will begin at 10.30am and the Draw will be on the RIBSA Web Site @ 3pm
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CLOSING DATE 1pm – Friday 29th September.