Snooker Blog Category: Disability

360Fizz to Sponsor 2019-20 WDBS Tour

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360Fizz to Sponsor 2019/20 WDBS Tour World Disability Billiards and Snooker (WDBS) has announced a ground-breaking new partnership that will see 360Fizz become the title sponsor of the WDBS Tour for the next two seasons. Full article ? https://www.wdbs.info/360fizz-to-sponsor-2019-20-wdbs-tour/ DS Smith to Support Derby Open The upcoming WDBS Derby Open will be supported by DS Smith and Nigel/Ali Coton…. Read more »

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WDBS Derby Open – Enter Now!

Entries are now being accepted for the Derby Open which will be held at the Cueball Derby from 17-19 May 2019.

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Hazel Grove Hosts Successful Disability Snooker Event

The first World Disability Billiards and Snooker (WDBS) event of 2019 was staged at the Hazel Grove Snooker Club last weekend. The Northern Classic, sponsored by BB Scaffolding, welcomed players with a variety of physical and learning disabilities to contest six individual competitions across the weekend. There was a familiar winner in the latest Groups… Read more »

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WPBSA Announces New Partnership with DSActive

The World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (WPBSA) is pleased to announce a new partnership with DSActive which will see both organisations work together to provide opportunities for people with Down’s syndrome to participate in snooker. Administered by the Down’s Syndrome Association (DSA), the programme aims to provide people with as many opportunities as possible… Read more »

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Announcement regarding Group 8

World Disability Billiards and Snooker (WDBS) have announced that following consultation with the players and a trial at three events, the restriction on the use of hearing aids and cochlear implants during play has been removed. Players will be able to wear their aids at the next Group 8 event which will be the Southern Classic... Read more »