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Around the Courts 14th November

Another busy week. Narrogin conducted their GC Ladies Singles Championship. All players achieved some success throughout the day but it was Pat Tombleson who came out on top. Congratulations to all who played. I wonder how many other clubs conduct … Continue reading

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WA Metropolitan Team 14pt Competition

The Metropolitan Team 14 pt competition is over for another year with Gosnells coming out on top. Full results can be found on Croquetscores. The Ivan Collins Memorial Trophy for most consistent player went to Tim Barkes.

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ACA Bronze Medal Facts

After Jeff’s win on the weekend, I thought it would be interesting to take a look back at the history of the event. In 1952 A Donaldson is listed as WA’s first ever winner. Hedley Gunton (Tas) is listed as … Continue reading

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Around the Courts 8th November

ACA Bronze Medal – Forrest Park I’m not sure how many times Jeff Newcombe has actually played in this event but yesterday saw him top the table for an incredible 9th time. It all started back in 1995. He followed … Continue reading

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In Focus – Janine McHardy

Check out Janine’s signature jump shot! (3:11 & 3:36) 2018 Australian Interstate Croquet Comp National Representation 2019 Women’s World Championships It was during this tournament that Janine’s big hitting was clearly demonstrated when she managed to demolish her partners blue … Continue reading

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Important Updates to Calendar

Croquetwest AC Div 2 Singles – 6th and 7th December at Halls Head. Croquetwest GC B Grade Singles– Tuesday 14th and Thursday 16th December at Forrest Park

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Around the Courts 1st November

Well, it was a quiet weekend on the courts with club play taking priority. I must admit though come November, my focus is usually directed towards another turf event. Around this time each year I receive a birthday card from … Continue reading

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SW Pennants Final Day 27th October

The final round of the SW Pennant season was played today at Moorabinda under cloudy skies with a nice chilly breeze keeping everyone rugged up. It was great to see all the teams come together for the final round and … Continue reading

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Golf Croquet Explained to the Masses – A Blast from the past!

Whilst doing a bit of research for my next In Focus post, I came across this interview given by Chris on Perth’s 91.3 SportFM Radio Station. I also found an earlier audio interview that was uploaded on this very website … Continue reading

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Croquet Australia Spring Newsletter

If you haven’t checked out the latest newsletter from the ACA, you can access it here.

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