Gareth ‘Golden Boy’ Potts started his cuesports career at a young age when he won the 2000 Junior World Pool Championships. He then went on to become an English 3 time world champion eight-ball pool player, winning the English Pool Association World Rules World Championship in 2005, 2007 and 2008.
He went on further to show his class in any type of competition by winning the IPA World Blackball Professional Champion in 2014.
Gareth then switched disciplines and won the Chinese 8 Ball Masters in 2013 beating Chris Melling in the final.
He then won the Chinese 8 Ball Masters in 2014 by beating Shi Hang-Qing in the final.
Leo Niu, China Sales Manager for Strachan Cloth and Aramith Balls said,
“We are proud to have Gareth as our Brand Ambassador. He is a highly respected, world class player and understands the importance of using the very best equipment. Strachan Cloth and Aramith balls are the very best and they give him the confidence and control to perform at the very highest level.”
As of 2015 Potts has concentrated his career on Chinese 8 Ball pool and as a result has become a big fan of the world’s leading Chinese pool cloth manufacturer Strachan so becoming brand ambassador for Strachan cloth is a perfect partnership.