2017 United States National Snooker Championship entry
filed on Friday, April 7, 2017. 10:32 PT/USA
The United States Snooker Association (USSA) has published the Championship Entry document for players wishing to participate in the 2017 United States National Snooker Championship, which will be hosted by the New York Athletic Club from May 26-29.
Interested eligible participants may now download the Championship Entry Document by clicking the following link:
» Download the 2017 Championship Entry Document (PDF format)
All of the important and necessary entry rules and details are contained in the document which entrants are advised to carefully read, though to conform with IBSF representation rules the Championship is only open to U.S. citizens. If however interested participants have any further questions, please feel free to contact the USSA.
The Players' Meeting and Championship draw will be conducted from 6pm at the New York Athletic Club (NYAC), during the cocktail party hosted by the NYAC on the evening prior to the commencement of the Championship.
The Championship will be played using an initial Group phase, with each group containing one seeded player based on performances in the previous three Championships, with all other players drawn at random. The qualifying placed players from each Group will then advance into the single elimination Knockout phase.
Entries may only be made via the Entry Form on the SnookerUSA.com website, which can be found at the address contained in the Entry Document. The closing date for entries is by the end of Tuesday, May 23.
The winner of the Championship will be crowned the 2017 United States National Snooker Champion, and alongside the runner-up will gain automatic selection to represent the United States at this year's International Billiards & Snooker Federation (IBSF) World Snooker Championships (dates and venue yet to be announced by the IBSF).