BWPPA 10-ball Champs + NCC Qualifier – Preview

    I have a busy week ahead. It’s my last week to practise at Escape Pool Bar in Barnsley, before the BWPPA Talisman Billiards British 10-ball Championship, at the Wheelchair Cuesports Academy in Aylesbury. Alongside the British 10-ball Championship there is also a qualifier for the last place on the Great Britain team, which will take on team Europe …

Event news: Great Britain v Europe team event

It’s an exciting time for wheelchair pool. The BWPPA in partnership with Darren Appleton have recently announced a new team event the Nation-Continental Cup between team Great Britain and team Europe. Modelled on the Mosconi Cup, it’s an exciting time for the sport. A few years before I joined the tour there was a Europe v USA Rider Cup, I …

BWPPA Simonis Grand Prix – Challenge Cup Champion!!!

The BWPPA season continued with the Simonis Grand Prix at Escape Pool Bar in Barnsley. Gary Swift and Adam Pearson returned to the tour after a few years away. I drew Gary in my first match in the Main event. I played good, he was getting most of the good rolls, including two fluked 9-ball’s. It’s tough but that’s 9-ball, …

BWPPA season begins with Players Championship

I began my BWPPA season in Aylesbury on 8/9th April in the GNO Players Championship, held at the Wheelchair Cuesports Academy. My first match of the year was against Londoner Nick Oliver. I missed too many important balls and I lost 7-1. In the one loss bracket I played Dave Beaumont from Stoke On Trent. I made about 4 mistakes …

BWPPA GNO Players Championship – Preview

  The BWPPA season begins in a few weeks time with the GNO Players Championship in Aylesbury. It’s been a good few weeks for the BWPPA tour, announcing Darren Appleton’s World Pool Series as a new sponsor and a trip to the Mosconi Cup in Las Vegas for the highest ranked player after 4 events.   I’m looking forward to …

2016 Review + Looking ahead to 2017

The BWPPA season began in March with the Gentlemen’s Night Out Southern 9-ball Open. It felt great being back at the Wheelchair Cuesports Academy in Aylesbury, where I had won my first BWPPA title 4 months before (Read about that here). Roy Kimberley was my first opponent in the main event, he beat me 7-2. Not the best start, but …

New Website + 2017 season preview

With the 2017 season not far away I would like to welcome you to my new website. Thanks to Kevin Smithers for his help with this project. The last 12 months have been my most successful on the table. In November 2015 I won my first BWPPA tour title, and then I followed it up to win the next one …

Destroyer does the double

   The 2016 BWPPA season got underway on the 5/6th March with the G.N.O Southern 9-ball Open at the Wheelchair Cuesports Academy based at Stoke Mandeville Stadium in Aylesbury. I missed this event last year due to illness, but having won the final event of last season when I won the Challenge Event at the British 9-ball Championship I was …

2015 BWPPA Predator Cues British wheelchair 9-ball Championship – First BWPPA title

BWPPA Predator Cues British Wheelchair 9-ball Championship – First BWPPA title The disappointment of my performance at the BWPPA Kamui 9-ball Shootout in September, and the performances of both England teams in this year’s World Cup of Pool inspired me to hit the practise table hard. I also stood a great chance of finishing the season in the top 8 …