20 Results for tag: Chris Lovell

1st4sport Snooker Coaching Course Success

Delegates from Finland, China, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Australia, Canada and the UK recently attended the South West Snooker Academy in Gloucester to undertake the 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Snooker Coaching in order to be recognised as a WPBSA World Snooker Coach. The course is delivered by the English Partnership for Snooker and Billiards, an ... More

Community Coaches on Cue

Snooker enthusiasts from Australia, Hong Kong and the UK achieved their community WPBSA World Snooker Coach certification recently at Gloucester's South West Snooker Academy. The one-day course is aimed at introducing people to snooker coaching to support the continued growth of the sport throughout the world. The course was led by Chris Lovel and ... More

WPBSA Launches New Coaching Course With 1st4sport Qualifications

The World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (WPBSA), through its umbrella organisation the English Partnership for Snooker and Billiards (EPSB) has announced exciting new changes to its accredited snooker coaching programme. The world governing body for snooker and billiards, through its umbrella organization the English Partnership for ... More

PHF Supports Junior Snooker in Scotland

The Paul Hunter Foundation visited Minnesota Fats Snooker Club in Glasgow on the eve of the new Scottish Open to launch a new junior programme for aspiring young snooker players in Scotland. Through a series of new initiatives, the Foundation, with the support of its partners the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (WPBSA) and Scottish ... More

Coaches on Cue for Success

Earlier this month delegates travelled from Denmark, Poland, Hong Kong, France and across the UK to complete the WPBSA World Snooker Level 2 coaching course at the Northern Snooker Centre in Leeds. The course was led by Steve Davis OBE, Chris Lovell, Andrew Highfield and Chris Motley. The course provided delegates with information and tuition on: ... More

Community Coaches Qualify

The WPBSA successfully held its latest coaching day last week at the South West Snooker Academy in Gloucester. Those completing the Level 1 course successfully qualified as Community WPBSA World Snooker Coaches and were provided with an introduction on how to coach the basics of the game, plus how to organise a snooker event within their area. Parti... More

New 2016 Coaching Dates Annouced

The WPBSA has announced further dates for its accredited snooker coaching programmes for 2016. Level One Certificate in Snooker – Community WPBSA World Snooker Coach The level one course will be held on Sunday 9th October 2016 at the Northern Snooker Centre in Leeds. This level is aimed at equipping candidates with the skills to organise a ... More

Ken On Cue for Foundation

Former world champion Ken Doherty was in Eccleston, Lancashire recently to support the Paul Hunter Foundation. The evening was culmination of projects in Chorley and Eccleston, funded by the healthy well being, prevention and early help service by the Lancashire County Council. Over a 15-week period young people came off the streets to take ... More

Ralph Allen Students Visit Dafabet Masters

Alexandra Palace welcomed students from the Ralph Allen School in Bath to the Dafabet Masters to celebrate the fourth year of its involvement with the ‘Cue Zone Into Schools’ programme last week. Year 10 students were given a backstage tour of the venue by Master of Ceremonies Rob Walker, including the main arena, commentary box, BBC ... More

WPBSA Launch 2015/16 Sheffield Schools Championship

Following the success of the 2014/15 Cue Zone Into Schools Sheffield Inter Schools Competition, the WPBSA is launching the 2015/16 championship. The event will be open to primary, specialist and secondary schools in Sheffield. This season, 4000 individual school children took part in the 14/15 championship, which concluded on the day before ... More