The International Billiards and Snooker Federation is pleased to announce that PAN America Billiards and Snooker Association (PABSA) has joined IBSF as a new region and their president Mr. Ajeya Prabhakar will represent the PAN-AM region in the IBSF Board.
PABSA act as the Americas Governing Body and to conduct and promote the PABSA Championships in Billiards and Snooker. They are focused to establish standards of refereeing and encourage coaching standards within all their Member Countries, which will help promote the games of Billiards and Snooker throughout the Americas as a whole.
On the joining, IBSF President Mr. Mubarak Al-Khayarin said "We welcome PABSA in the IBSF family and appreciate that Mr. Ajeya Prabhakar put in big efforts to make this regional federation possible. With this development, it will be very easy to establish more world-class playing facilities throughout the America region.”
PABSA President Mr. Ajay Prabhakar said "I am extremely happy that our region, after many years of effort is now a part of the IBSF. I would like to thank the team led by Mr. Mubarak in making this happen. Along with the IBSF we will be able to provide more playing opportunities as well as create developmental programs in North and South America to better establish our great sport.”
For more information about PABSA, visit their website: www.pabsa.org