Welcome to Croquet

Come along and give it a try!

The club are holding their Charity Open Afternoon in aid of Dorothy House Hospice on Saturday 27 April 2019 at The Recreation Ground from 1pm to 4pm. This is a chance to learn about the game and take part in some friendly croquet related games. All equipment and coaching is provided, we only ask that you wear flat soled shoes. Refreshments will be available.

Our three week Beginners' Course starts on the morning of Saturday 4 May. All equipment and coaching is provided. The cost of the course is £30 (which is refunded if you join the club at the end of the course).

To register interest or for more details please contact us.

Rosemary Celebrates her 90th Birthday

October 16th 2018

Around 30 club members turned up to the GC Club morning today to celebrate Rosemary Beesley’s 90th birthday. Rosemary was presented with a card signed by many club members and an excellent cake, made by Margaret Murray, was shared by those present (we have left some in the fridge for the AC players tomorrow). Rosemary

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Budleigh Salterton Short Lawns

October 16th 2018

The club sent a team to the end of season finale Short Lawns Tournament at Budleigh Salterton Bath played on the middle day of three and, amazingly avoided any rain storms. The team narrowly missed out on promotion recording nine wins versus Exeter’s ten. The team of four was Dan Gott, Roger Hayes Paul Francis

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New Members Tournament

October 8th 2018

When new members join the club, normally after the beginners course, it is too late for them to enter any of the clubs season long internal competitions. It was therefore decided to run a GC handicap tournament open only to these new members. This was held last Sunday and due to the small number of

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Daniel Gott reaches South of England Semi-Final

September 28th 2018

Daniel continued his current good form in the South of England Championships at Eastbourne. All matches were best of three games. In the first round he defeated Rich Waterman 2-1, followed by a 2-1 win against Ed Duckworth ( ranked 27th in UK). His quarter final opponent was Jack Wicks who had to withdraw with

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Season Long Internal Competitions 2018

September 28th 2018

Now that all the season long internal competitions have been completed a list of the winners is given below. The various trophies will be awarded at the clubs annual dinner on 10 November. Association Croquet  Advanced Level Singles – Avon Trophy (1) Winner: Daniel Gott Runnerup: Paul Francis Advanced Level Singles 6+ – Stopforth

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