Malta, Gibraltar, Holland, Cyprus and even the Shetland Isles are among the teams represented at the EBA European Pool Championship at Bridlington Spa this week.
The floor of the Royal Hall has been filled with dozens of tables, as hundreds of players have arrived in town for the 12-day event.
Belgium has sent teams for the first time and France and all of the home nations are also involved.
There are men’s, women’s seniors, juniors and learning disability categories for individuals and teams.
The competition runs until Saturday and admission is free for spectators.