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5 Minute warm up routine – Ian Dumergue

It’s too late to “practice”. So, use the five minutes to get yourself in harmony with the court, i.e., assess the speed of the court. To do this I will often just hit a single ball around the first six hoops and … Continue reading

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Sorrento GC Doubles Club Championships 2022

Congratulations to Jan and Terry Craddock for winning the clubs Doubles Championships this week. Runners up were Sandy Boon and Lorraine Bates.

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Tournament Information

January is a busy month for our AC players. State Mens Singles – Bunbury Central – 8th & 9th State Ladies Singles – Bunbury Central – 15th & 16th State Open Doubles – Nedlands – 22nd & 23rd Australia Day … Continue reading

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Croquetwest Calendar 2021-22

The Croquetwest Calendar for the 2021-22 season has now been published. There is a One Page version of the calendar that can be accessed via the ‘Event Calendar on a Page’ on the right hand side of the front page … Continue reading

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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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