2019 - 2020 NIPA Individual Championships & Willie Lucas Super 7s


We are now taking entries for the Northern Ireland Blackball Championships in Lodge Hotel, Coleraine in September. To enter YOU MUST send your entry via 

1/ PAYPAL - Friends and Family option to gillianrolston@outlook.com in GBP only, not Dollars. 
or 
2/ BANK TRANSFER TO SORT CODE 090129 ACCOUNT NUMBER 41085059

Please check back to our Facebook page Nipa Pool to confirm your name has been added, no names will be added until your payment has been received. Anyone wishing to stay over at the Lodge or nearby accommodation is advised to book as soon as possible. Payment methods at the top and bottom of this post. You cannot enter by forwarding your name with no payment. Only payment secures entry.

MENS ~  LADIES ~ SENIORS ~ MASTERS ~ U23  ~ U18 ~ U15 ~ SUPER 7s

List of entries updated regularly on our Facebook page NipaPool
FRIDAY 13th SEPTEMBER
2019-20 NI UNDER 15s/18s INDIVIDUAL C'SHIPS

Players to register and pay entry fee before 31st August 2019
Starts at 5.30pm
Free entry
Played to a finish
Draw made on the day
U15s must be under 15 on 1st January 2020. Please bring ID
U18s must be under 18 on 1st January 2020. Please bring ID

2019-20 NI UNDER 23s INDIVIDUAL C'SHIP

All players must register and pay entry fee before 31st August 2019
Starts at 5.30pm
£10 entry
Played to a finish
Players must be under 23 on 1st January 2020. Please bring ID

2019-20 NI LADIES INDIVIDUAL C'SHIP

Players must register and pay entry fee before 31st August 2019
Players must be Associate Members of the NIPA (memberships must be paid in advance by 31st August at £15 per person per season)
Registration closes 6.30pm - Played to a finish
Entry fee - £20 (PREPAY)
Draw made on the day
All paid players will go into the draw unless they personally confirm they are not able to make it. Any paid players not in attendance at close of registration shall have one frame awarded to their opponent and another one frame for each subsequent 5 minutes of late arrival.

2019-20 NI MASTERS INDIVIDUAL C'SHIPS

Players must register and pay entry fee before 31st August 2019
Registration closes 6.30pm - Played to a finish
Players must be Associate Members of the NIPA (memberships must be paid in advance by 31st August 2019 at £15 per person per season)
Players must be over 50 on 13th September 2019, please bring ID in case it is requested
Entry fee - £20 (PREPAY)
Draw made on the day
All paid players will go into the draw unless they personally confirm they are not able to make it. Any  paid players not in attendance at close of registration shall have one frame awarded to their opponent and another one frame for each subsequent 5 minutes of late arrival

SATURDAY 14th SEPTEMBER

2019-20 NI MENS INDIVIDUAL C'SHIP

Players must register and pay entry fee before 31st August 2019
Players must be Associate Members of the NIPA (memberships must be paid in advance by 31st August at £15 per person per season)
Registration closes 10.00am - All paid players will go into the draw unless they personally confirm they are not able to make it. Any paid players not in attendance at close of registration shall have one frame awarded to their opponent and another one frame for each subsequent 5 minutes of late arrival.
Played down to either Last 16 or 5.00pm
Entry fee (PREPAY) - £20
Draw made on the day

2019-20 WILLIE LUCAS SUPER 7s MEMORIAL

Registration Time - Registration closes 4.30pm. One player from a team can register for the whole team. Any team not registered by this time will lose one frame for every 5 minutes they are late registering. Cost - £10 per player (members) or £20 per player (non member). Captains please remind ALL players that NIPA dress code applies. Format - Entries dependent, Plate event - Yes. Team size - 7. Teams can register 10 maximum.
Criteria - All members of each team must have represented that League (exception - Ladies) in the 2018/2019 season. Each team can only register 1x Elite standard player, teams must be sent to the NIPA by 31st August for NIPA approval with payment. Any team changes after 31st August may still be accepted by sending details to our Facebook page or to our email at nipablackball@yahoo.co.uk
Each team may contain one maximum overseas based player

SUNDAY 15th SEPTEMBER

2019-20 SENIORS (OVER 40s) INDIVIDUAL C'SHIP

Players must register and pay entry fee before 31st August 2019
Players must be over 40 on 15th November 2019, please bring ID, it may be requested
Registration closes 10.00am - All paid players will go into the draw unless they personally confirm they are not able to make it. Any paid players not in attendance at close of registration shall have one frame awarded to their opponent and another one frame for each subsequent 5 minutes of late arrival.
Players must be Associate Members of the NIPA (memberships must be paid in advance by 31st August at £15 per person per season)
Played to a finish
Entry fee (PREPAY BY 31st AUGUST) - £20
Draw made on the day

2019-20 NI MENS INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONSHIP

3.00pm to a finish - Any player not in attendance at close of registration shall have one frame awarded to their opponent and then another one frame for each subsequent 5 minutes of late arrival
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PAYMENT METHODS TO CONFIRM YOUR PLACE  

To enter YOU MUST send your entry via either -

1/  PAYPAL Friends and Family option in GBP only, not Dollars to gillianrolston@outlook.com 
or 
2/  BANK TRANSFER TO SORT CODE 090129 ACCOUNT NUMBER 41085059

PLEASE NOTE - NO CASH WILL BE HANDLED ON THE DAY AND ONLY ADVANCE PAYMENT SECURES YOUR PLACE

Please put your name and Competition/s down as reference otherwise we won't know if you have paid. Use Paypal Friends and Family option

ALL INDIVIDUAL & TEAM EVENTS ARE NIPA DRESS CODE. ANYONE NOT ATTIRED IN OUR DRESS CODE SHALL BE ALLOWED TO FINISH THE MATCH HE/SHE IS PLAYING IN BUT WILL THEN BE GIVEN A WARNING AND MUST CHANGE BEFORE HIS/HER NEXT MATCH. FURTHER ABUSES WILL RESULT
IN PLAYER BEING DISMISSED FROM EVENT

ALL PLAYERS MUST REGISTER IN PERSON

ALL PLAYERS MUST BE ELIGIBLE TO REPRESENT NORTHERN IRELAND AT BLACKBALL AT INTERNATIONAL LEVEL

Terms & conditions subject to amendment