Croquetwest is holding its Awards Lunch at Joe’s Fish Shack in Fremantle on Saturday the 15th October, starting at 12 noon. Click here for more information about the event.
Geoff Bloomfield passed away recently. Geoff was a leader in the coaching and refereeing committees for many years. He helped set up the Sorrento club after previously being at Floreat/City Beach (now Cambridge). He was an active player in all codes and was Club Champion. Geoff was the driving force behind the take up of ricochet across the state.
Geoff was State President in 1992, the ACA treasurer from 1983 to 1988 and received the Croquetwest Service Award in 2012. He was also on the committee of management for the AC world championships at Moorabinda in 1997.
The Croquetwest calendar of events has been finalised for the 2016-17 season. The calendar links are on the top of right-hand side of the front page of the website. There is a link to the calendar events by month and one link to a list of all the events on one page.
Congratulations to the WA Sate Team who finished 2nd to Victoria in the GC Interstate Shield. Click here for all the results of the ISS.
The AC handicap Master List and Ranking List has been updated. Click here to go to the Handicaps page.
The ACA Men’s Singles has been won by John van der Touw from Victoria. He beat Martin Clarke in the final in 5 hard fought games. The Women’s Singles was won by Alison Sharpe from NSW, who beat Gail Hopkins from Victoria in 4 games. The Men’s plate was won by Peter Brown from Mandurah who beat John Rea from Forrest Park in 3 games.
For the all the results in both tournaments click: Men’s and Women’s.
The Interstate Shield is being played until Sunday. Click here for details on where the events are being held over the next few days.
The ACA Gold Medal for Golf Croquet was completed on Friday after a three-way playoff between Chris McWhirter (WA), John van der Touw (Vic) and Lawrie Simpson (Qld). The Gold Medal was eventually won by Chris McWhirter, who was defending the title. Lawrie Simpson is the Silver Medalist. All the game scores can be found on croquetscores.com.
Click here for the ACA Program for the four Golf Croquet tournaments being held over the next 12 days.
The Golf Croquet handicaps have been updated. Click here to go the GC Handicaps page, under the Players tab.
The ACA Gold Medal tournament kicks off the GC National events being held in Perth this year. The Gold Medal matches will be held at Forrest Park from Wednesday to Friday with the Men’s and Women’s Singles commencing on Saturday 3rd at a number of clubs around Perth. The finals for both events will be held at Nedlands on Tuesday 6th September. The Interstate Shield commences on Wednesday 7th September through to Sunday 11th September.
Click here for an overview of what events are being held at each of the clubs during the 12 days of play.
Get down to a Club near you and watch some excellent croquet and support the locals players.