Welcome to the WPA website! Here you will find information on all aspects of pocket billiards. The rules of the game, player rankings, information on past and upcoming events and live coverage of events in progress are all here for your enjoyment and enlightenment.
Europe is one of the largest snooker playing regions in the world, with more than 40 active member countries in the EBSA and the numbers are growing all the time.
The EBSA hosts three major tournaments annually, The European Championships with events for Men,Women and Seniors
The International Billiards & Snooker Federation (IBSF) is an organisation that governs non-professional snooker and English billiards around the world.
In 1971 the World Billiards & Snooker Council was formed, changing its name in 1973 to the International Billiards & Snooker Federation.
Their main tasks are the organization of championships and tournaments in the recognized disciplines, the drawing up of the rules for those and to support the sporting development of the youth in the sports of billiards by qualified events.
The European Pocket Billiard Federation – the organization that gathers all national Pool-Billiard associations in Europe.
The EPBF is neutral with regards to politics and confessions, and have the following goals