Chris McWhirter has led Australia to win the Tier 2 Division of the Golf Croquet World Team Championship. Australia defeated Spain in the final 8 matches to 4. This win moves Australia back into Tier 1 for the next championships
Chris went through the five-day tournament undefeated in his singles and doubles matches, dropping just one game.
Click here for the full details of the Tier 2 blocks and finals.
In the top tier competition, New Zealand defeated Egypt 7 matches to 5 in a closely fought final. Click here for the details.
The AC handicap Master List and Ranking List has been updated. Click here to go to the Handicaps page.
The croquet community will be deeply shocked to hear that Olive Cannam of the Busselton Club has passed away suddenly from a heart attack whilst in Bunbury.
Olive, synonymous with the Busselton Club, was an association and golf playing stalwart, immensely popular not just within her own club but absolutely respected by the many who knew her in Western Australian croquet.
Devastated by this news, on behalf of all of Croquetwest, we extend our most sincere sympathy to husband John.
The AC Novice Singles event, previously scheduled to be held at Nedlands on Saturday 28th May, has been moved to the Gosnells Croquet Club on the same date.
Government House Open Day is being held on Sunday 15th May 2016 from 11am to 3pm. Click here for more information or go to www.govhouse.wa.gov.au.
Croquetwest is calling for expressions of interest for the position of State Director Referee – Golf Croquet. Click here for more details.
The Golf Croquet handicaps have been updated. Click here to go the GC Handicaps page, under the Players tab.
WA finished third in the ACA Eire Cup held recently at Cairnlea, Victoria. WA missed out on 2nd by hoop difference in the last match against SA. Congratulations to all the players on a great outcome. Click here to see all the details of the matches.
Milton (Mick) Desmond Motteram born 24th April 1926, passed away on the 7th March 2016. Mick was well known in the Croquet world. He held many positions: President of the Association, Director of Referees, and Examining Referee among them. He played croquet from Geraldton in the North to Augusta in the South and all points in between. He will be very much missed.
The GC Pennants competition for 2015-16 has now been completed. Click here for all the final results. Click on the following links to see all of the results in croquetscores.com – A Grade, B Grade, C Grade.