EUROPEAN INDIVIDUAL U18, U21 & MEN SNOOKER CHAMPIONSHIPS NICOSIA / CYPRUS

On behalf of the European Billiards & Snooker Association (EBSA) Board of Directors and the Cyprus Billiards & Snooker Federation (CBSF), I have pleasure in inviting you to send players to take part in:

THE 2017 EUROPEAN INDIVIDUAL SNOOKER U18, U21 & MEN CHAMPIONSHIPS

PLAYERS: You’ll find on the www.ebsa.tv website Entry and Travel-Accommodation forms that will be available for completion from 5th December 2016, to be filled as instructed for a maximum entry of:

– Four (4) players for the Under 18s Championships (players must be under 18 on 31st December 2016). – Four (4) players to Under 21’s Championship (players must be under 21 on 31st December 2016).
– Three (3) players + one (1) reserve to Men’s Championships (players must be aged 13 on the 13th March 2016).

Reserve players will be confirmed by EBSA after the closing date.  Any requests for additional players will not be considered until week commencing 13th February 2017.  All entries should be made using the EBSA online entry form.  All participants, including referees and supporters must be included on the travel and accommodation form.

CLOSING DATE FOR PLAYERS ENTRIES: 10th February 2016

REFEREES: A maximum of 34 international referees will be invited by the CSA.  Referees accommodation will be available the day before the Opening Ceremony/championships commence (Saturday 4th March), although it is expected that referees will arrive on Sunday 5th March in time for the Referees Meeting.  Any referees wishing to have single occupancy will be required to pay 50% of the full cost of a single room for the duration of their stay.  Accommodation will be provided on a Bed & Breakfast basis, with 2 referees sharing a room.  One additional meal per day will be provided.  Referees from outside of Cyprus (who stay for the full duration of the Championships) will receive a travelling allowance of €200, to be paid during the championships. Referees must be members of the EBSA and will be confirmed by the EBSA Referees Committee.  Please remember to enter referees information to the online Travel and Accommodation Form.  Closing date for Referee nominations is Friday 23rd December 2016.

Entry Fee
Please note the following entry fees will be payable to EBSA before the start of each event. If members wish to pay entry fees by electronic transfers, entry fees must be received and confirmed by EBSA by 27th February. No transfers will be accepted after this date.

€60 (sixty euro) per player for the U21 and Men’s Championships
€40 (forty euro) per player for the U18s Championship

VENUE AND HOTEL ACCOMMODATION
HILTON PARK NICOSIA

With 16 STAR Steel-Block competition tables

All hotel bookings must be made directly on the www.ebsa.tv website Should you need any help then, please contact me at: simon.p.smith@northumbria.ac.uk