World Confederation of Billiards Sports (WCBS)

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Contact Details

URL: https://www.wcbs.sport/

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Founded

1992-01 Lausanne Switzerland

History

Founded Jan 1992, Lausanne (Switzerland), at 1st official General Assembly, following recommendations of a meeting, 1990, Bristol (UK).

Aims

As umbrella organization for every kind of billiards, unite in one world confederation the different billiards organizations; adopt a sports policy in conformity with the IOC rules as defined in the Olympic Charter; promote billiards sports as based on human and social values and as developing human fraternity and solidarity through international competitions; introduce guidelines to standardize the worldwide sports calendar; develop contacts with public authorities and the media; achieve and maintain recognition and affiliation by and with the multiple sports federations; achieve and organize participation in multiple sports events.

Events

8 past events available with paid subscription only.

Activities

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Structure

General Assembly (every 4 years). Committee of 10, including 3 members from each of the 3 member divisions:

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UIA Org ID

XB0059

Last News

2018

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