English Amateur Championship

The most important event in the EASB calendar and the oldest amateur snooker competition in the world. It’s roll of honour reads like a who’s who of snooker nobility.
 
This Event is eligible for International selection. See the International Selection Criteria.
 
Eligibility
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, London/South East, South West.
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, then 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, London/South East and South West 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 Members           £30
Junior Members           £30
Non Members             £50
 
Prizes
Dependant on entries and as published after closing date.

Events

26 Jan 2019
Qualifiers North East (National North) (TBA)

26 Jan 2019
Qualifiers North West (National North) (Scotties Snooker Club)

26 Jan 2019
Qualifiers London/South East South (National South) (Castle Snooker Club)

26 Jan 2019
Qualifiers West Midlands (National South) (Kingswinford Snooker Centre)

27 Jan 2019
Qualifiers Yorkshire (National North) (Northern Snooker Centre)

27 Jan 2019
Qualifiers East Midlands (National North) (Breakers snooker club)

27 Jan 2019
Qualifiers London/South East North (National South) (Dunstable Snooker Club)

27 Jan 2019
Qualifiers South West (National South) (Martock Snooker Centre)

06 Apr 2019
Last 16 - National North (Northern Snooker Centre)

06 Apr 2019
Last 16 - National South (TBA)