Joe Nichols has been playing the game of billiards for more than 43 years. While he has no formal training, he has studied the game and its players for the past four decades, picking up skills along the way. Now, with his long history of play, he teaches the game to anyone who asks. Nichols has competed in several tournaments in North Carolina. He currently plays at Break Time Billiards Sports in Wilmington, N.C.