2014 Canadian Championships
Open Pool (Tue, April 8th - Sat, April 19th)
This year the Canadian Pool Championship open events will be held in two different stages. Stage I will be held at The Corner Bank in Toronto (925 Warden Avenue East, at the corner of Warden and Ashtonbee Avenues). The Corner Bank is a new room destined to become one of Toronto's premier cue sport facilities. Owned and operated by John White and Jim Wych, the Corner Bank will offer 8 Shender snooker tables and 28 Diamond pool tables spread over a 14,000 sq.ft. facility. Set to open in late March, the new room will provide plenty of space for all billiard enthusiasts to watch the best players in the country compete for national glory. When open, all information will be available at: www.thecornerbank.ca.
Stage II will be held in conjuction with the Canadian Cue Sports National Championships at the Delta Meadowvale, Mississauga, ON.
The schedule of the Open Pool Divisions will be:
Stage I - The Corner Bank, Toronto
- Tuesday, April 8 & Wednesday, April 9 - Open 8-Ball
- Thursday, April 10 & Friday, April 11 - Open 9-Ball
- Saturday, April 12 & Sunday, April 13 - Open 10-Ball
- Saturday, April 12 - Women's 9-Ball
- Sunday, April 13 - Women's 10-Ball
Stage II - Delta Meadowvale, Mississauga
- Monday, April 14 - Practise Day
- Tuesday, April 15 - Open 8-Ball Final 8
- Wednesday, April 16 - Practise Day
- Thursday, April 17 - Open / Women's 9-Ball Final 6
- Friday, April 18 - Open / Women's 10-Ball Final 6
- Saturday, April 19 - Open / Women All Around Event
Additional Notes on Stage II
Accommodations - A shared room, two per room, will be provided for all Stage 2 participants, as required, at the Delta Meadowvale.
All-Around Events - The top 8 in point rankings for Open, & the top 4 for Women's, will be invited to participate in the All-Around Event. The format for this second stage will be single knockout, with the Round of 8 being 8-Ball, the Semi-Finals being 9-Ball, & the Finals being 10-Ball. There will be at least $3,500 in guaranteed prize money for the All Around Champions - $2,000 for Open & $1,500 for Women.
The Don Valley Hotel & Suites will be the host hotel for Stage 1 of the 2014 Canadian Open Pool Championships. The Don Valley Hotel & Suites is an approximately 5-7 minute drive from the venue.
Don Valley Hotel & Suites
175 Wynford Drive, Toronto, ON, M3C 1J3
Toll-free phone: 1-877-474-6835
Booking reference: Cue Sport Championship Event
All reservations will require a valid credit card. The cut off date to secure the room rates is March 08, 2014. The hotel rates are: $99/night for single or double rooms; $109/night for triple accommodation. Parking is an additional $6/night.
Open & Senior Snooker (Sun, June 1st - Tue, June 10th)
The 2014 CBSA Open & Senior Snooker Championships will be hosted by The Corner Bank in Toronto. The Corner Bank is located at 925 Warden Avenue E. - corner of Warden and Ashtonbee Avenues. This new room is destined to become one of Toronto's premier cue sport facilities. Owned and operated by John White and Jim Wych, the Corner Bank will offer 8 Shender snooker tables. The Corner Bank will be well equipped to meet the needs of players and fans alike. Boasting just under 14,000 sq.ft. there will be plenty of space for all snooker enthusiasts to watch the best players in the country compete for national glory. The planned opening for The Corner Bank is late March. Once opened all information can be obtained by visiting www.thecornerbank.ca.
- Sunday, June 1 to Saturday, June 7 - Open Snooker
- Saturday, June 7 to Tuesday, June 10 - Senior Snooker
Changes for this year:
- Prize pool will include expense funds for two people to represent Canada at 2014 IBSF World Snooker Championships.
- Senior division, 55 years of age, will be increased to a field of 24.
- A Senior participant can also play in the Open division.
Amateur & Junior Pool (Tue, June 24th - Sun, June 29th)
The 2014 CBSA Amateur Pool & Junior 9-Ball Championships will be hosted by Fairville Shooters, 638 Manawagonish Rd., Saint John, NB. In Amateur Pool there will be divisions in Men's & Women's 8-Ball & 9-Ball. The schedule of events will be:
- Tuesday, June 24 to Thursday, June 26 - Amateur 8-Ball
- Friday, June 27 to Sunday, June 29 - Amateur 9-Ball
- Saturday, June 28 to Sunday, June 29 - Junior 9-Ball
The host will be adding at least $4,000 to the Amateur Pool divisions, with the possibility of more.
The Travelodge Suites will be the host hotel for the 2014 Canadian Amateur & Junior Pool Championships. The Travelodge Suites is 1.5 km from the venue.
1011 Fairville Boulevard, Saint John, NB, E2M 5T9
Booking reference: CBSA Billiards - Amateur Nationals
Booking ID: 41952
All reservations will require a valid credit card to guarantee your room. The cut off date to secure the room rates is May 23, 2014. Rates are: $99/night plus tax for 1 King Bed or 2 Double Beds (DVD Player, Mini Refrigerator, Coffeemaker, Hairdryer, Iron); or $114/night plus tax for King Suite - 1 King Bedroom + Living Room (Plus Sofa Bed, Microwave, Dining Table, Armchair, 2 TV's). Room reservation also includes free deluxe continental breakfast, free wireless internet, free outside parking, & free local phone calls.