The latest WPBSA Coaching Course for Billiards Coaches was held at the Northern Snooker Centre, Leeds, on 27-28th April 2019.
Multiple World Billiards Champion Peter Gilchrist came from Singapore to run the Course along with Jason Colebrook from Australia and WBL Head of Coaching, Martin Goodwill. The Course was well attended with participants from India, Ireland, England and Wales. World Billiards now have over 50 coaches.
The first WPBSA World Billiards Seminar was held at the Northern Snooker Centre on 29th April 2019. Head of WPBSA Snooker Coaching, Chris Lovell, gave a presentation on his successes at promoting Snooker and WPBSA Snooker Coaching. Multiple World Billiards Champion Peter Gilchrist came from Singapore to talk about his life and to demonstrate various shots at the Billiards table. In addition, James Welsh, an ex-professional Snooker player who is now a lecturer at Hull University gave a presentation on how to deal with the stresses of the game.