One Venue

42 Pool tables – 128 Teams – Live Stream

8th to 11th Nov 2018 – Blackpool

The countdown has begun!








Register Your Team from 14th May

‘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...

Biggest BAPTO in History!

Biggest BAPTO Ever! Celebrating its 40th anniversary, 2016 was BAPTO’s busiest tournament in history, attracting 127 pub teams and over 700 players. Officially the UK’s longest running annual pool tournament, BAPTO continues to grow in popularity,...

BAPTO 2016 Champions

  BAPTO 2016 Champions Big congratulations to all the winners and runners up of BAPTO 2016! Some team names have changed slightly from previous years, as all teams are now required to incorporate the name of the...