Paul Heard of the Gibraltar Pool Association writes:
The O’Callaghan Eliot’s Hotel Gibraltar will host the inaugural IPA Simonis World Series event from the 25th-27th of March 2016. The event is scheduled over the 3 days and will see the IPA Professional semi finalists battle it out for the final of this World series event.
There is also a Gibraltar Open Tournament, IPA Team v Gibraltar Select , IPA World Series Final, and for a bit of fun a Last Man Standing tournament. With some of the biggest names in Professional Blackball pool participating, it is an event not to be missed for both the players and cue sport enthusiasts. Spectator entry is FREE.
IPA Team v Gibraltar Select
The Gibraltar Select team to play the IPA Team will be selected over 2 qualifying tournaments held on 27th Feb & 2nd March at the GPA Academy.
The top 2 players from each qualifier will join the 2015 GPA Singles Champion Dave Goodwin to make up the Gibraltar team.
The entry fee is £5 per qualifier. All matches will be single elimination. First rounds will be race to 3.
Players can register their participation at the qualifiers by contacting Charlie Bear Tel: 56199000.
The Gibraltar Open
The Gibraltar open will be a single elimination tournament limited to 32 players, however, the IPA Team & Gibraltar select players have priority so potentially only 22 places could be available. These will be filled on a first come first served basis with entry fee paid.
Players can register for this event at Premier Cuesports in Horse Barrack Court Mon-Fri 9am-5pm.
Registration is open from Monday 1st Feb and closes Monday 21st March.
Entry fee: £30.00
1st £1000 + Trophy
2nd £500 + Trophy
3rd £250.00 + Trophy
(Prize fund guaranteed. May increase subject to Sponsorship)
Entry fee: £10.00
It’s brutal and exciting fun. The IPA hold an annual event themselves, sponsored by Simonis also.
Players can register for this event at Premier Cuesports in Horse Barrack Court Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Registration is open from Monday 1st Feb and closes Monday 21st March.
50% of registration fees going to Charity. Cash prizes for both 1st and 2nd place on a 70-30% split of the total pot.
For further information contact Premier Cuesports via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or alternatively Tel: +350 54000685.