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Sporting Event, Wed 11 - Wed 18 Apr 2018

Betfred World Championship Qualifiers 2018

Betfred World Championship Qualifiers 2018


World Snooker


English Institute of Sport,
Coleridge Road,
S9 5DA


The English Institute Of Sport in Sheffield will stage the qualifying rounds of snooker’s Betfred World Championship next April.

The Coleridge Road venue will host the qualifiers of the sport’s biggest tournament for the first time in five years, having done so from 2009 to 2013.

The qualifying event will run from 11 to 18 April, 2018, with all players ranked outside the world’s top 16 in action. There will be 128 players in all, each needing to win three matches to earn a coveted spot at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield. The final stages then run from 21 April to 7 May.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberTelephone (public)Wheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

The English Institute of Sport is a Quality Assured Visitor Attraction.

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 11 - Wed 18 Apr 2018


£11 for an all day ticket or buy a 3 day ticket for £22 (includes booking fee)


See location of English Institute of Sport, Sheffield on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 386890  Lat: 53.39641 Long: -1.42096

BY CAR - The event car park is based off site at Sheffield Arena. Follow Brown signs for Sheffield Arena from Junctions 33&34. From the City Centre - Follow signs for A57/M1 then A6109 Lower Don Valley. Pick up signs for Sheffield Arena. Please ensure you leave an extra 10 minutes for travel from the car park to the English Institute of Sport - Sheffield.

For disabled car parking please contact the venue.

PUBLIC TRANSPORT - (Traffic congestion will be high in the Don Valley area. We recommend using public transport). For details on times, stops and prices for all public transport contact traveline on 01709 515151.

BY TRAM - Supertram Park and Ride options are available at M1 J34 - Meadowhall and M1 J33 Sheffield City Centre. Travel takes 15mins or less.

The Arena / Don Valley Stadium Supertram stop is 5 mins walk from the EIS.

BY BUS - Numbers 69, 130. 287 run from Sheffield City Centre & Meadowhall. They stop outside the EIS.

BY TRAIN - Trains run to Sheffield City Centre and Meadowhall Transport Interchange. Both are next to a Supertram stop

Parking: free

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Meadowhall station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

The English Institute of Sport is a Quality Assured Visitor Attraction.

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