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Raymond Fry Coaching Session

Over the weekend I had the pleasure of coaching Northern Ireland's number 1 snooker player Raymond Fry from Antrim in the Ivy Rooms Snooker Club in Carlow. Earlier this month Raymond had won the opening ranking event of the season in NIBSA. He is a regular International and Q-School player…

Vienna Training Camp

My 147academy travelled to Vienna in Austria to hold a National Team Camp organised by the Austrian Billiards & Snooker Association. Eleven players from all across Austria were invited to attend this two-day PJ Nolan camp in the HSEBC Cue Sports Academy in Vienna. The Players Philipp Koch, Andreas Ploner, Mike…

France Snooker Camp

This September my 147 Academy returned to the pearl of the Vosges in North East of France to hold another Snooker Camp in the Gérardmer Billiard Club. This camp is now in it's fifth year which was organised by their President Jean-Michel Martin. During the year Jean-Michel Martin has been busy coaching,…

Coaching Camp in Finland

This week I returned to Finland to hold another 147academy Snooker Training Camp in the AuraBiljardi Club in Turku Finland. This camp again focused on training four talented and up and coming Finnish Junior players Patrik Tiihonen, Eelis Lappalaisen, Tuure Lappalainen and Toni Savonen plus AuraBiljard Club owner Marko Parkkola. Talented Players…

Egypt Coaching Camp

Last week my 147academy travelled to the beautiful city of Cairo in Egypt to hold a National Snooker Training Camp organised by the Egyptian Federation of Billiards Sport. Some of the players were former or current African / Arab Champions plus former professional players who have competed on the World…

Russian Junior Training Camp

This week from the 9th – 11th of July my 147academy returned to the city of Kotka in Finland to hold a three Day Snooker Development Camp for five Russian Juniors from the Academy Billiard Sport in St Petersburg in the Finnalist Biljardi Club. Along with the Snooker Camp, Professional Pool…