Stella Artois International Open (13-01-17)
5 January

Stella Artois International Open (13-01-17)



<<< De Klokke presents the 2nd International Open Stella Artois >>>
13,14 and 15 January 2017

Christinastraat 35a Ostend, Belgium

For the 2nd year in a row we want to invite you to participate in the biggest tournament in Belgium with a prizefund of € 8,300 !!!
We learned a lot from the 1st edition and this year we are determined to make everything run perfectly!
The champion (Serge Das) of the 1st edition will certainly be there!
E-mail address to sign up

The event is sanctioned by the EPBF!

<<< The pool tables will be treatments by ESPA >>>

Erik Claes, manager and self-pool & snooker player has 25 years experience in placing and renewing billiards. This unique knowledge and the pursuit of perfection is a must for ESPA.


During the tournament three tables will be streamed by Orangeforks Productions !!

<<< LIVE SCORE >>>

Thanks to cuescore everyone will be able to follow everything closely!


De Klokke (Ostend)

September 24, 2016
9 October 2016
November 26, 2016

Sportpub Goes
22 October

The Trickshot (Bruges)
12 November


- Double Knockout
- Race to 7
- Alternate Break
- 9ball on the spot
- 3point rule
- Magic rack

By dividing the 1st two rounds in the De Klokke there are 6 spots
In the other preliminary rounds there are only 4 spots


12 groups of 6 players

- Race to the 6
- Alternate Break
- Magic Rack
- 9ball on the spot
- 3 point rule

classification 6 players

- Direct entry
- Direct entry
- Direct entry
- Direct entry
- Qualifier
- Qualifier

On Friday, 6 pools, each with six players, divided into three sessions:

09:00 Session 1 with group A and B
14:00 Session 2 with group C and D
19:00 Session 3 with group E and F

On Saturday, 6 pools, each with six players, divided into three sessions:

09:00 Session 1 with group G and H
14:00 Session 2 with group I and J
19:00 Session 3 with group K and L

First paid first served

In the pools we look at the next

1. Won matches
2. Won frames
3. Balance (MIN won frames dropped frames)
4. Mutual duel

Each group will have two players directly to the Final 32 on Sunday!
This means that there proceed a total of 24 players!
To get to 32 players, based on the results and ranking there will be 8 players that also proceed true to the final 32

The Final 32

- Sunday January 15
- Single KO
- Race to 8 to semifinals
- Semi-final race to 9
- Final race to 9
- Alternate Break
- Magic Rack
- 3point rule

<<< DRESS CODE >>>

- Dressed pants
- Or polo shirt
- shoes

<<< REFEREE >>>

Johny Vanrijkel Official Referee of the European Pocket Billiard Federation


Direct entry: 100euro
Preliminary Round: 25euro / Rebuy 20 euros
Qualifying players from the De Klokkel: 15euro
Thanks to the support of the Flemish Pool Billiard Federation, the players participating for the 1st time in a qualifying round a discount of 10 euros !!!!!!!



<<< GUARANTEED PRIZEFUND 8300 euro >>>

Winner: 2100euro + wildcard
2nd place: 1100euro
3rd and 4th place: 600 euro
5-8ste place: 325 euro
9-16de place: 175 euro
17-32ste place: 75 euro

<<< PARTNERS >>>
- Stella Artois
- Hotel Pacific
- ESPA billiards
- Aramith
- Iwan Simonis
- WIMI Games
- Drink Market From Loocke
- Cromwell
- Company Polar Bear
- OrangeForks Productions
- Flemish Pool Billiard Federation

<<< HOTEL >>>

5 min walk from De Klokke

Special offer

Single room 50 euros with breakfast
Double room with breakfast 70 euros

Want a room?
Just send us an e-mail!

Hotel Pacific is a cozy three-star hotel where relaxation and tranquility are key.

You will be welcomed by the friendly family Descheemaecker - Van den Broucke and staff who do their utmost to make your stay as pleasant as possible.

These are all equipped with a full bathroom with bath or shower, sink, toilet and a hairdryer.
There is also a television, radio, telephone and a safe site.

If you arrive by car, you can find a safe place in the car park or garage.

Hotel Pacific makes your day morning already well begin by the fresh and extensive breakfast buffet.

After exploring Ostend you can fully relax in the private sauna, solarium and fitness.

The tournament committee reserves the right to refuse entries.
All information can be changed.