Cooperation with Olympic Channel

GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA – 6 MAY 2019 The WCBS signed a cooperation agreement with the IOC’s Olympic Channel during the SportAccord Convention being held at the Gold Coast, Australia. Billiards now joins with 82 other sports organisations within the Olympic Channel family. WCBS President said, “We are excited to have signed with the Olympic Channel, […]

Billiards 2024

Ian Anderson, WCBS President during the Press Conference in Paris (November 2018) February 21 2019 – the OCOG of Paris 2024 announced the four additional sports they have chosen to propose to the IOC, breakdancing, climbing, skateboarding and surfing. The disappointment of WCBS is huge but global results of this campaign are positive, we managed […]

WORLD TEAM TROPHY

The World Team Trophy (WTT) organised on 11 & 12 March 2019 at the Orangerie de Roissy-en-France (IDF) will prefigure what the sporting format should be at the 2024 Paris Olympic Games, if billiards is chosen as an additional sport. In Roissy, 4 men’s and 4 women’s teams will be competing: France, Europe, Asia and […]

WORLD TEAM TROPHY – BILLIARDS (carom, pool & snooker)

  WORLD TEAM TROPHY – BILLIARDS (carom, pool & snooker) 11&12 March 2019, Roissy (France)  Following a most successful official campaign launch at the Eiffel Tower on 30th November 2018, the WCBS, FFB (French Billiard Federation) and Billard 2024 will co-host a team event in Roissy, near Paris called “World Team Trophy”. This event will showcase our three disciplines […]