Alex Lely giving lessons in Chicago


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Subject: Alex Lely Pool Seminars in May

Alex is going to be doing three seminars May 16, 17, and 18 at Red Shoes Billiards in Alsip, Illinois. Times are 10:00 a.m to 2:00 p.m. 6 players each day. $100 per player.

We have several spots open

Topics are:

16th = technique (video feedback, one-on-one) 17th = straightpool (exercises, concepts of pattern play, endgame and breakshots) 18th = technique (video feedback, one-on-one)

Some of Alex's Credentials are found here:
Alex Lely - player:
• former European nr. 1
• Has beaten in major finals: Archer, Souquet, Reyes, Bustamante, Ortmann
• winner of European Championships, Eurotours, World Pool Masters, Emirates kilo of gold invitational
• 2-time Mosconi cup; 2-time Challenge of Champions player
Alex Lely - trainer/coach:
• 2-time Mosconi Cup captain
• national coach Netherlands: working with World Champion Niels Feijen a.o.
• worked in: Luxemburg, Slovakia, Czech, Russia, Israel, USA, Italy, Poland, Lithuania, Estonia, Belgium, Germany
• mastercoach-program Dutch National Olympic Committee
• snooker-instructor
• mental coach via Skype with players from 5 different countries
commentator in snooker, pool and rugby: Eurosport, Matchroom, RTL7, SBS6

The last time Alex was here, there were very good reviews of the lessons. All of his classes filled up quickly. I am sending this out to Red Shoes People first.

First come first served, PayPal me at or pay me personally.

Very Truly Yours,

Dennis M. Walsh

Walsh & Townsend, Ltd.
205 West Randolph
Suite 1000
Chicago, IL 60606
(312) 726-8838
(312) 726-0246 (fax)
(312) 965-6765 (cell)


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Straight pool clinic is now full.

4 spots open in others, but inquiries already made and they may fill fast.


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full field

As of today, we have 6 for day one, 6 for day 2 and 6 for day 3.

I know we have picked up a few students from AZB so thanks.

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