English Amateur Championship

The most important event in the EASB calendar the oldest amateur snooker competition in the World. Its roll of honour reads like a who’s who of snooker nobility.

This Competition is eligible for International Selection
Open to all amateur snooker players who meet the eligibility criteria for an English event. There is no age restriction.

Regional Qualifying Rounds

(National North) - North West, North East, Yorkshire, East Midlands

(National South) - West Midlands, East, London/South East, South West, West of England.

For Championships, Players can now choose which region they enter, this is done so that you can choose the venue most convenient for you. However, if you qualify you will go into the National Event that corresponds to that Region.

You can only enter one Region, should you pick and pay for more than one the latter entries will be cancelled and refunded.

Minimum of 8 players needed to run a regional qualifying round. Any players who enter an area with less than 8 once the closing date has passed will be given the opportunity to join another region or have their entry fee refunded.

National Qualifying Rounds
North Last 16 – 16 players to qualify from North West, North East, Yorkshire, East Midlands regions.
South Last 16 - 16 to players qualify from West Midlands, East, Northern Home Counties, Southern Home Counties, South West, West of England regions.
Day 1 - Last 16 and Last 8 best of 9 frames. Day 2 - Semi-Finals best of 15 frames

National Finals
North & South Finals and National Final to be played at the EASB Finals Weekend
North and South Finals best of 15 frames, Final best of 19 frames.

Dates & Venues
See the Calendar for all dates and venues

Entry Fee
Adult & Junior Members       £30         Non Members  £50

Prize money will be paid to the national last 16 stage, dependent on entries.



27 Jan 2018
Qualifiers North West (National North) (Stephen Hendry Snooker Club)

27 Jan 2018
Qualifiers London/South East (National South) (Frames Sports Bar)

27 Jan 2018
Qualifiers South West (National South) (Martock Snooker Centre)

27 Jan 2018
Qualifiers West Midlands (National South) (Midlands Snooker Academy)

27 Jan 2018
Qualifiers East (National South) (Pot Black Club)

28 Jan 2018
Qualifiers East Midlands (National North) (Cueball Derby)

28 Jan 2018
Qualifiers North East (National North) (SAMS Snooker and Pool Club)

28 Jan 2018
Qualifiers Yorkshire (National North) (Northern Snooker Centre)

28 Jan 2018
Qualifiers West of England (National South) (Saltash Social Club)

07 Apr 2018
Last 16 - National North (Northern Snooker Centre)

07 Apr 2018
Last 16 - National South (South West Snooker Academy)