Nordic Snooker Championship Tukholma 16.-19.1.2019
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Invitation to the NBC Nordic Snooker Championships 2019
16th – 19th January 2019, Stockholm, Sweden
To all Nordic countries
On behalf of the Nordic Billiard Council and the Swedish Billiard Federation we are pleased to invite entries for the 2019 Nordic Snooker Championships to be played in Stockholm, Sweden.
The tournament will follow the same format as in 2017 and 2018 with a total of 40 players, 8 players from each country. Closing date for entries 30th November 2018.
Snookerhallen, Krukmakargatan 34, Stockholm www.snookerhallen.se
Match tables 8 x Wiraka M-1 tables
Live streaming from 2 match tables
Entry fee 50 Euros* per player
*Note: to be paid in cash in equivalent SEK at the venue before first match start
Prize money Winner 1000 euros + trophy
Runner-up 500 euros + trophy
Semi-finalists 250 euros + trophy
Total prize money 2000 euros
High break prize – TBC
Note: prize money is based on a full field of 40 players
Dmitriy Belevich Swedish Billiard Federation
email@example.com +46 707 581 581
Johan Hansson Head Referee
firstname.lastname@example.org +46 708 587 694
Andy Nettleton Chairman of Stockholm Snooker and Billiards Club
email@example.com +46 706 554 411
Please send a list of your seeded players (8 players plus 2 reserves) by email to all of the contacts listed above.
Closing date for entries 30th November 2018
Call for referees
We ask all participating countries to propose referees who will be available to assist during the tournament. Please send the names and classification of your referees along with your player registration.
Wed 16th January
10:00 - Players and referees information meeting at the venue
followed by round robin matches (5 matches in each group)
Note: the venue will be opened at 09:15
Thu 17th January
10:00 - round robin matches continue (5 matches in each group)
Fri 18th January
14:00 - Last 16
18:00 - Quarter finals
Sat 19th January
10:00 - Semi-finals
14:00 - Final followed by closing ceremony
19:00 - Evening banquet
More information will follow shortly with recommendations for accommodation.
The two main airports close to Stockholm City are Stockholm Arlanda and Stockholm Bromma
Transport to central Stockholm is via, Arlanda Express, Flyggbussarna or Taxi
We will provide more information on transport and recommended taxi companies nearer the time.
Banquet and closing ceremony
Sat 19th 19:00 (subject to finish of final)
Further information and costs to follow.