Association Croquet Information The arrangements for play are shown on the attached provisional Calendar, from which you will see: The season proper starts on Easter Monday with an all-comers practice session and ends in early October (weather permitting).
Training/Coaching (for both Golf and Association players) evenings are on Thursday’s 6.00 p.m. - Dark, (these may not take place on Club Tournament days).
To book outside the Association schedule the online booking system has been modified and will cope with multi-person Association bookings for up to 8 players for any one session using 1st and 2nd colours.
The link to the Booking system will be found on the Booking page.
A refresher course on how to use the system will be available but instructions are also available on
the “How to Book” pages
Internal Competitions for Association Croquet
The club will be holding the Egyptian Association Croquet One Day Tournaments throughout the season, generally every second Monday.
Monday 9th April Monday 23rd April Monday 14th May
Monday 4th June Monday 18th June Monday 2nd July
Monday 16th July Monday 30th July Monday 6th August
Monday 20th August Monday 3rd September Monday 17th September (Finals Day)
An email reminder will be sent out well before each event calling for entries in advance so that we can judge whether or not a second lawn is required. If you are interested in playing and you were not on last season’s list please contact Nick Harris
Thursday Evening Coaching
Every Thursday there will be a Coaching and/or practice sessions (coaching is available for Golf players at these sessions too) and list of dates when a qualified Coach will be available will be posted on the Club Noticeboard.
EACF League Competition
The club will be entering the EACF Association Handicap League and Neil Chalmers has kindly offered to run the team again this season, he will be looking for players so please let him know if you are interested. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
The CA Calendar Event “The Chalkhill Mallet”
The Club is also holding “The Chalkhill Mallet”, a Croquet Association Handicap Weekend Tournament, advertised nationally , on the 4th and 5th of August so there will be no casual play available for members that weekend except on Sunday Evening.