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The Offical Pool Rules

If you have ever watched Portguese play pool, you will note that they pick up the white ball and place it anywhere on the table when their opponent plays a foul shot. In some countries, areas and indeed families, two shots are permitted on the black and in others, just one shot. For some, a potted white ball can be placed inside the D or just behind the baulk line. What I am trying to say, is there are lots of different rules to play by and that's why it is important to agree the rules before yo...

October 14, 2019

Things To Do In The Algarve - 2020

Holidays cost money. Flights, hotel accomodation, taxis, water parks, meals out and drinks too. So, if you need to save a bit of cash during your time in the Beautiful Algarve, check out these free things to do.Another way to save money is to book a villa rather than a hotel. This gives you the option to have more "in villa" meals and drinks. To make your time at the villa more pleasurable consider renting a pool table from us for the duration of your stay in the Algarve. Although there's a cost...

October 6, 2019

Pool Tables - Algarve - Lisbon - Oporto

We've been in business in the Algarve for more than 35 years selling pool tables to literally thousands of happy customers spanning from Luz to Monte Gordo. However, high travel costs to Lisbon and Oporto and other "distant" cities have made breaking into those markets a little difficult - until now. Last week, we  sigend a deal with a major freight company and as such, are so exicted to announce our low cost self installation option for those customers not within the Algarve. Self installa...

September 24, 2019

I am Ross From FJ North In Portugal !

My name is Ross and I am the boss here at FJ North - that rhymes. We supply games room equipment on a profit share, rental or outright purchase basis right across Portugal. That means pool tables, table tennis tables, arcade machines, air hockey table, football tables and trampolines too. Get in touch to find out how we can improve your holiday or your spare time in the Algarve - we are here to help....

September 16, 2019

Table Tennis - Portugal

We are appointed Cornilleau distributors for Portugal and we stock some 7 different models of table tennis tables from entry level to professional. If you need either an indoor or outdoor ping pong table, then reach out to us for some advice as to which model will suit your needs best. Get in touch here....

September 4, 2019

We Are FJ North Lda

We sell, rent and profit share pool tables, table tennis tables, foosball tables, arcade machines, air hockey tables and garden trampolines. Our service is second to none and being fluent in both Portuguese and English we can deal with enquiries promptly and professionally. Give us a try....

August 19, 2019

The Slimline Pool Table

This pool table is a 7ft UK specification slate bed pool table supplied with a full accessory pack and FREE Central Algarve delivery and installation. We think its one of the best looking pool tables available in Europe. Check our online reviews to see what people are saying about us, our prices and our pool tables....

August 6, 2019

Sala de Jogos - Algarve - Portugal

Temos - Mesa de Snooker, Mesa de Pool, Bilhares, Ping Pong, Matraquilho, Mesa de Ar, Trampolim e Maquina de Video - 917 846 242....

July 20, 2019

More Pool Table Options For The Algarve !

Here's another example of the type of pool table you can expect from our new manufacturer. The Lisbon Pool Table is a slate bed pool table and is available in a variety of finishes, sizes and cloth colours too. You also have the option of choosing either a UK specification with 2 inch balls and rounded pockets or a US specification with 2 1/4 inch balls and square cut pockets.We have been appointed as exclusive distributors here in the Algarve so if you like the look of this table, get in touch ...

July 20, 2019

Exclusive Appointment

Historically, we have only resold UK manufactured slate bed pool and snooker tables because we have felt they offered the best quality to price ratio. However, times have changed and we have now teamed up with a local pool table manufacturer too. We have been appointed as their exclusive distributors here in the Algarve. Their tables are slate bed tables and available in 8ft, 9ft, 10ft and 12ft versions so perfect for those customers with a little extra room. Check out our brochure for more info...

July 8, 2019

How To Choose The Right Table Tennis Table?

We've been selling and renting table tennis tables in the Algarve for nearly 20 years now. We know quite a bit about which brands are best, which are worst and which models within our range are more suitable to each client's needs. We are the sole and exclusive distributors for Cornilleau table tennis tables and accessories because we think they offer the best price versus quality ratio. If you are thinking about buying a table then read our table tennis table buying guide to help you ...

June 27, 2019

Making The Most Out Of An Algarve Holiday

Coming to the Algarve this year? Consider renting a pool table, table tennis table, trampoline, foosball table, arcade machine and air hockey table for the duration of your stay. All stock is less that a year old, is supplied with all necessary accessories and professionally installed by our team. Find out more....

June 15, 2019

Holidaying In The Algarve This Year?

If you are planning a holiday in the Algarve in Portugal this year, then consider renting a piece of games room equipment from us.  We rent pool tables, table tennis tables, trampolines, foosball tables, arcade machines and air hockey tables for a day, a weekend, a week or the whole season. All stock is less that a year old, is supplied with all necessary accessories and professionally installed by our team. Find out more....

June 2, 2019

The Elite Outdoor Pool Table - Algarve - Portugal

Pool tables are no longer confined to indoors which is great news if you have top weather conditions like the Algarve in Portugal. Our best selling outdoor pool table is called the Elite Pool Table and is made from marine grade materials, supplied with super hard wearing speedball cloth and a full set of accessories too. We have outright purchase options and, for those of you on holiday in the Algarve, a weekly rental service too. Get in touch now....

May 20, 2019

This Is Ross Riley

This is Ross Riley - He is the Boss at FJ North. Yes, sure, this is an old photo of him - he looks a little older today - but that's testament to the number of pool and snooker table re-cloths and re-locations he has performed in his nearly 2 decades working for FJ North.  If you need help dismantling, shifting, reassembling or re-clothing a pool table or snooker table in the Algarve, then give him a call....

May 9, 2019

The Slimline Pool Table

This 7ft UK specification Pool Table has a slate bed and is supplied with Hainsworth napped cloth and a full set of accessories. Sure, you might be able to get a cheaper one from other suppliers, but the phrase buy cheap /  buy twice comes to mind. Get in touch to view this table in Almancil. ...

April 18, 2019

Snooker Tables - Algarve - Portugal

Our Head Snooker Table Fitter, Ross, has been installing snooker tables since he was 17 years old and so, today, he has nearly 20 years’ experience in the job. We would suggest that he is most competent snooker table fitter in Portugal.   This is important because multi slate snooker table installations (7ft to 12ft tables) require a very specific skill set to ensure proper installation. A decent snooker table fitter will ensure that the table is absolutely level, that the cloth has ...

April 18, 2019

The Slimline Pool Table

The Slimline Pool Table is a slate bed pool table that is build to last. We have sold more than 100 of these tables over the past few years to home owners and holiday makers in the Algarve in Portugal. We offer the best service and are happy to show you our full range of pool tables at a time suitable to you. Get in touch. ...

April 8, 2019

The Winner Pool Table

If you have a holiday home in the Algarve then now is the time to be thinking about the coming summer season. We sell and rent games room equipment for both indoor and outdoor use. This means pool tables, table tennis tables, football tables, trampolines, arcade machines and air hockey tables too. Get in touch to find out more....

March 24, 2019

The Prince Pool Table

We are the number one retailer of slate bed pool tables in the Algarve. This one is the Prince Pool Table in Oak and Blue. It is manufactured in the UK, supplied with a full set of accessories and free "local to Almancil" delivery and assembly. Get in touch to find out more....

March 11, 2019

The Winner Pool Table

The Winner Pool Table is a slate bed pool table, with professional cushion rubbers, Hainsworth or Strachan napped cloth (your colour choice) and a full set of accessories. We also deliver and assemble for free within the Central Algarve region. Fancy one for the coming summer holidays? Get in touch to find out more........

February 26, 2019

The Traditional Pool Table

The Traditional Pool Table is a 7ft slate bed pool table available in oak or dark walnut. You can choose from green, red, blue, grey, black, purple or burgundy cloth. And you get a free accessory pack. And, you get free delivery to Central Algarve regions too. Get in touch to find out more....

February 14, 2019

Refurbished Arcade Machine - Multi Game

Commercial Size Upright Arcade Machine – Preloaded with 138 games from yesteryear and set on free play – choice of cabinets - 399€ including delivery - Come and have a play in Almancil before you buy - 917 846 242...

January 20, 2019

Mesa Do Snooker - Pool Tables - Algarve !

Mesa Do Snooker - Algarve - Pool Table - Best Value Pool Tables - Free Accessory Pack - Free Local Delivery ! Order Yours Now....

January 8, 2019

The Slimline Pool Table In White and Grey

This is the Slimline Pool Table in white and grey. It's a 7ft UK specification slate bed pool table and comes complete with a full set of accessories. It's available for immediate delivery and costs just 1700€. Happy New Year - Algarve!...

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