Further to the “Billiards 2024” kickoff event held on the 30th of November at the Eiffel Tower in Paris, the world’s press echoed Billiards’ candidacy for the 2024 Olympic Games.
As of today, already 100+ articles have been published and spread the word that billiards is not only a sport, but very much a popular one!
Below are a few examples of articles recently published:
|BBC||United Kingdom||Olympics could become pinnacle of snooker – Shaun Murphy|
|Eurosport||France, Europe||Snooker and Billiards aim for 2024 Olympic Games inclusion|
|Inside the Games||United Kingdom||Snooker launches bid for Olympic inclusion at Paris 2024|
|Yorkpress||United Kingdom||Snooker launches bid for a place at the Olympics|
|Euronews||France, Europe||Billiard sports lobby to join Olympics|
|Free Malaysia Today||Malaysia||Billiards, snooker cue up for 2024 Games inclusion|
|Houston Chronicle||USA||Billiard sports lobby to join Olympics|
|Japan Today||Japan||Billiards, snooker cue up for 2024 Olympic Games inclusion|
|Saigon Times||Vietnam||Billiards, snooker cue up for 2024 Games inclusion|
|Taipei Times||Taiwan, ROC||Cue sports bid for Paris|
|Voice of America||USA||Billiards Players Petition for Olympic Inclusion with Trick Shots|
About Billiards 2024:
Billiards 2024 is the structure in charge of the promotion of Billiards’ bid for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games. It is composed of senior members of Billiards’ different managing bodies, as well as players and industry giants.
Support our petition:
Billiards 2024 wishes to thank its official partners for their support: Andy Billiard Cloth, American Poolplayers Association, Aramith, BCA Pool League, Billards Bréton, Bilhares Carrinho, Buffalo Royal Plus Cloth, Cuetec, Cyclop, Decathlon, Diamond Billiard Products, Gabriels, Imperial USA, Iwan Simonis, Kamui, Longoni, Master Billiard Chalk, Mezz Cues, Poison Cues, Predator, Rasson, Sivissidis Billiards, Tiger, Ultimate Team Gear, Universal, Wiraka, and Xing Pai.
Billiards 2024 would also like to extend its gratitude to its media providers: Matchroom Multi Sport, World Snooker, Kozoom, AZ Billiards, Billiards Digest, CueSports International and Touch Magazin.