The Double Weekender

31st October to 10th November 2024

£30,000 Prize Fund

Three Player Novice Event – Thu 31st Oct to Sun 3rd November

Five Player Team Trophy Event – Thu 7th to Sun 10th November



31st Oct to 10th Nov 2024 – Blackpool

The countdown has begun!

Days left till we all sing Sweet Caroline again!








Register your novice three player team

Register your amateur five player team

Buzzing 42nd BAPTO Weekend!

The second week in November may not be a peak time to visit the seaside town of Blackpool, but the Norbreck Castle Hotel was absolutely bouncing last weekend with an unprecedented buzzing atmosphere, as it welcomed pool players from the UK and France to the 42nd BAPTO...

BAPTO Welcomes AFEBAS Teams from France!

BAPTO are delighted to announce that three teams from the renowned AFEBAS Blackball Association in France, will be attending the BAPTO finals this November. They are sending three of their winning amateur teams, from the lowest divisions of their annual ‘AFEBAS...

‘Desi Daredevils’ make 2017 BAPTO History!

The 41st annual BAPTO event reached a new milestone in its tournament history, attracting a full house of 128 teams, with more on the waiting list. This event officially sold out, proving the popularity of the UK’s longest established pool tournament. Big...

Sad to announce the recent passing of Alistair Bailie – our beloved stall holder 🙁

We are extremely saddened and deeply shocked to announce that Alistair Bailie from 'Sanctuary Cues', tragically passed away on Monday 23rd April. Aggie, as he was known to many, had a heart of gold and was a true gentleman of the cue sports world. He has been the cue...