Lancashire Pool Enthusiasts Gear Up for the Blackball County Pool Trials!

Attention all pool enthusiasts in Lancashire! The Men's, Masters, Women's, and Youth County Team Trials for Blackball pool are rapidly approaching, promising thrilling displays of talent and excitement. 

Organised by the Lancashire Blackball Pool Association, these trials are set to take place at Ingol Social Club in Preston. (PR2 3YP) The Men's and Masters County Team Trials have been scheduled for two separate dates to accommodate players' availability. Participants can choose to attend either on Saturday, 12th August 2023, or Saturday, 2nd September 2023. 

For the Women's and Youth County Team Trials, the date has been set for Saturday, 19th August 2023.

The registration process will begin promptly at 10:30 am, followed by the trials commencing at 11:00 am. Players are reminded to attend only one of the specified dates. 

To secure a spot in the trials, interested players are required to register by emailing the County Manager, Caroline Hastie, at The email should include the player's full name, phone number, event preference (Men's or Masters), and the chosen trial date. 

  • The entry fee for Men's and Masters categories is £10. 
  • The entry fee for the Women's category is £10.
  • The entry fee for the Youth category requires a fee of £5.

The Lancashire Pool Association is eager to witness the region's finest pool players showcasing their skills and competing for a coveted spot on the county team. This event promises to be a fantastic opportunity for pool enthusiasts to engage in a highly competitive and entertaining atmosphere.

"We are looking forward to welcoming all players, both seasoned veterans and emerging talents, to the Blackball County Pool Trials," said Caroline Hastie, the County Manager. "It's a chance for players to demonstrate their abilities and passion for the sport while vying for a place on the county team.

For any inquiries or registration details, please contact Caroline Hastie at

Let's come together to celebrate the passion for pool and make the Lancashire Blackball County Pool Trials an event to remember!