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WCF GC Over 50’s World Championship Eligibility

Croquetwest will be hosting the WCF over 50’s world Championship in 2023. Croquetwest would like to determine which WA players are eligible to play in the tournament. Click here for a list of the players who WCF have categorised as … Continue reading

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Around the Courts – 23rd August

24 pairs tackled the highly popular York GC Doubles event on the weekend. To cater for the large field, one block had the pleasure of playing their games at Beverley. No doubt a first for many. In the final, the pairing … Continue reading

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Around the Courts – 14th August

Competitors were graced with beautiful conditions at Cambridge over the weekend for the GC Champion of Champions event. A big thank you goes to Matthew for his tireless effort in managing the tournament and to the many Cambridge members who … Continue reading

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Around the Courts – 7th August

Welcome to a new regular update on what’s happening around the Croquet community. There was plenty happening around the courts over the weekend. A large contingent of players headed up to Geraldton to compete against the locals over four days … Continue reading

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AC State Skills Squad Announced

Croquetwest is pleased to announce the 2021 AC State Team Skills Development Squad. Congratulations to the following players on their inclusion: Jennifer Brand, Robyn Dart, Elizabeth Petrich, Erica Smale, Tim Barkes, John Doepel, Peter Pekaar and Gary Phipps.

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GC Open Singles Results

Gary Phipps from Moorabinda Bunbury won his first GC WA State Open Singles title on the long weekend. Six time winner Chris McWhirter was the runner-up. Gary’s recent good form continued despite a slow start and going behind a game … Continue reading

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Recent Tournament Results

Country Weekend – GC A Grade winner Max Woolf, runner-up Robyn Dart, B Grade winner Howard O’Neill, runner-up Des Boxall, C Grade winner Dianne Bower, runner-up Lyn McPharlin, D Grade winner Frank Quicke, runner-up Helen QuickePlayer of the Tournament, Howard … Continue reading

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ACA GC Singles and Doubles Results

Congratulations to Gary Phipps (Moorabinda) who finished second in the ACA GC Open Singles held recently at Cairnlea in Victoria. Gary was beaten by former AC World Champion, Robert Fletcher from Victoria, in 4 hard-fought games in the best of … Continue reading

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GC Handicap Trial

The State GC Open Handicap Singles is being held at Moorabinda on the June 12 and 13. The format of the event will trial of the new World Croquet Federation ‘No Extra Turns’ handicapping system. Games will be played as … Continue reading

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New Dates for Rescheduled Events

Due to the recent COVID-19 restrictions on travel in the Perth & Peel Regions a number of AC events were rescheduled. The Croquetwest calendar has now been updated with the following changes: AC State Open Singles is on the 6th … Continue reading

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