EVENTS - OPEN & CLUB
The Clubs of Marlborough 'Snooker Section' run a series of events throughout the year, including a weekly competition night and 55+ afternoon. A teams event, the Crucible Trophy, is run on Monday night from April to August. A pairs/teams event, the Embassy Pairs, is also run on Monday night from September to October. Club Championships are also run throughout the year, with Interclubs against Nelson clubs. The main tournaments of the year are the Top of the South Pairs (June), the Bob Henderson Memorial (July) and the 'Sunshine Classic' in November.
CURRENT OPEN EVENTS
TOP OF THE SOUTH PAIRS (2022)
The Clubs of Marlborough Snooker Section will hold the Top of the South Snooker Pairs Tournament at the Clubs of Marlborough , Blenheim on the 4th and 5th June. Entries are now open. Fee $80.00 per pair. Entries close 30th May. Entries will be through Website www.snooker-marlborough.com Entry fees to be deposited into ANZ bank account 06 0601 0298949 02, adding name as reference.
THE SUNSHINE CLASSIC (2022)
The Clubs of Marlborough Snooker Section will hold the Sunshine Classic Snooker Tournament at the Clubs of Marlborough, Blenheim on the 11th to 13th November. Entries open September 1st. Fee $60. Entries will close when first 48 paid entries received. Entries will be through Website www.snooker-marlborough.com Entries fees to be deposited into ANZ bank account 06 0601 0298949 02, adding name as reference.
CURRENT CLUB EVENTS
COM SNOOKER SINGLES CHAMPIONSHIP (2022)
The Clubs of Marlborough Snooker Singles Championship will be held on Sunday 9th October starting at 9am. Entries on Club snooker room noticeboard or through this website, Entries close Thursday, 6th October.
Entry $20 on day.
COM PINS CHAMPIONSHIP (2022)
The Clubs of Marlborough Pins Championship will be held on Thursday 11th August & Thursday 18th August starting at 7.15pm. Entries on Club snooker room noticeboard or through this website. Entries close Monday, 8th August.
NEW FORMAT ELITE (A), FLYTE (B), AND PLATE (C) CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS (2022)
New format last year. Not a straight knockout tournament anymore. The top third of section members on the ranking list which closes in October after Embassy Pairs each year will be eligible to play in the Elite Championship (A). The next third will be eligible in the Flyte Championship (B) and the bottom third will be eligible to play in the Plate Championship (C). A seeded round robin section play will be played in each championship with the qualifiers going into post section knockout. The Finals will be played on Finals Day along with Hcp Snooker, Hcp Billiards and Super Cue as usual . No Entry Fee.
HANDICAP SNOOKER SINGLES & HANDICAP BILLIARDS (2022)
Snooker Hcp tournament will be on Thursday 21st & 28th July and Billiards Hcp tournament will be on Thursday 29th September & 6th October. Both Finals to be played on FINALS DAY 28th November.
An old competition revived in 2016. Entered pairs graded into A, B, C and D grade and are then divided into teams to play off against each other over a period of weeks. Last year 16 pairs entered (put into 4 teams) played each other twice over 6 weeks. Prizes for top 2 pairs in each grade, top team and highest breaks. September-October. ENTER AUGUST'
Monday 7pm-9pm (September to October)
On throughout the year. Players play snooker, cricket and pins on alternate weeks. Weekly points from February to October. Last 9 weeks competition for trophies. All over 55's most welcome.
Tuesday between 1-3.30pm
Crucible Trophy Competition
Played in teams of four against other teams. Each week teams play 4 singles and 2 doubles matches. Good competition. CURRENTLY IN PLAY.
Monday 6.30pm (April to August)
Join in our snooker competition night and test your skills against other section members.
Every Thursday from 7.15pm