The GC World Championships commence in Melbourne from the 25th Feb to the 5th Mar. Follow Chris McWhirter and Brett McHardy’s progress and all the action on croquetscores.com or via the Croquetwest Facebook page.
A Facebook page has been set-up for Croquetwest. You can either search for Croquetwest when you’re logged in to Facebook, or click here to go straight to the page. During the GC World Championships in Melbourne, Janine and Brett McHardy will be posting updates to the Facebook page. To send messages to the page the link is:
To raise funds for the upcoming GC World Championships in Melbourne ACA are running a Silent Auction where you can bid on a number of items. Click here for details on what’s in the auction and how to participate.
Click here for details about the World Championships.
Congratulations to Chris McWhirter on winning the ACA President’s Eight held at Cairnlea in Melbourne from the 3rd to 5th Feb. Janine McHardy came 4th and Brett McHardy 5th in the Second Eight. Click here for all the results.
Croquetwest is seeking submissions for the position of GC Development Coach. Click here for the details. Applications Sandra Stevenson no later than 31st March, 2017.
The Croquetwest Management Committee have agreed to financially support a Referee to travel with the State Team to the ACA AC Nationals and Eire Cup in Tasmania in March 2017.
Please register your interest with Michael Murphy by email (click on his name to email him) or on his mobile 0419 926 650.
Congratulations to Brett and Janine McHardy for their great results in the very tough NZ Open Doubles and Singles. They finished 6th in the Doubles. Janine finished in the top 12 and Brett finished in the top 20 in the Singles. Good warmup for the World’s in Melbourne next month! All the results are on croquetscores.com.
Click here for a link to a great article in The Age newspaper about the Fletcher boys from Victoria and the GC World Championships being held at Cairnlea in Melbourne from the 25th Feb to the 5th March 2017. More details can be found on the Victorian website, croquetvic.asn.au.
On behalf of the Management Committee of Croquetwest we would like to thank all those members that supported events and tournaments throughout 2016 and extend our very best wishes to all members and their families for a Merry Christmas and a Happy and Healthy New Year.
Croquetwest is pleased to announce the 2017 squad for the Golf Croquet State Team:
Chris McWhirter, Martin Clarke, Kim Reynolds, Brett McHardy, Alan Sands,
Peter Brown, Torben Bak, Michael Trefusis-Paynter and Ben Brown.
Fleur Brockway, Janine McHardy, Sue Anderson, Kay Chynoweth, Dorothy
Bull and Sandy Boon.