AC Association Croquet

Tournament The Watford Open Tournament is a Handicap Singles competition that takes place each year, as one of the tournaments in the Croquet Association calendar

Watford Open Tournament results by year:

Results:

Results vs.: AR QB JL JS IP JB NP SH DC BC WINS WIN
QLTY
Arthur Reed   -19 +18 +15   +15 +26       4 11
Quiller Barrett +19   -13 +9   +9     +17   4 10
Janet Lewis -18 +13     +16     +24   +14 4 9
John Smallbone -15 -9     +25   +21 +10     3 7
Ian Parkinson     -16 -25     +16   +16 +1T 3 3
John Bee -15 -9           +20 -2 +3T 2 2
Nigel Polhill -26     -21 -16       +6 +4 2 1
Simon Hathrell     -24 -10   -20     +17 +13 2 1
David Clarke   -17     -16 +2 -6 -17     1 2
Barbara Clarke     -14   -1T -3T -4 -13     0 0
Participants
Name Club H'cap
Arthur Reed Watford
Barbara Clarke Sidmouth 16
David Clarke Sidmouth 7
Ian Parkinson Watford
Janet Lewis Watford 10
John Bee Watford 8
John Smallbone Watford 6
Nigel Polhill Ealing
Quiller Barrett Watford 7
Simon Hathrell Watford 3
 
WINNER
Arthur Reed

Note: the first 3 places were determined by "quality of wins", i.e. the total wins scored by those defeated.


Past winners

The official details for the 2006 tournament were as follows:

Title: Weekend Handicap Tournament
Dates: 22 - 23 July
Manager: Ian Parkinson
Secretary: Ian Parkinson
Email: Ian C Parkinson   click on link to send an email
Phone: 01442 831580
Address: please ask, or log in and obtain it from the CA member's directory
Manager: Ian C Parkinson (tel.: 01442 831580)
Secretary: Ian C Parkinson
Bluebell Cottage
105 Flaunden
Herts
HP3 0PW
Entry fees: £15
Entries: Allocation date: 1 March           Close: 15 July
Format: AMD
Trophy: The Alfred Purvis Memorial Cup
2005 winner: Simon Hathrell

Format: 5-round Swiss, 10 players.

Exceptions and additions to the standard CA tournament regulations:

  1. Lunches and teas will not be provided.
  2. Barlow GT balls will be used.
  3. Shelter is limited and an umbrella may be useful.
  4. There are toilets in the caf?adjacent to the lawns, where food is also available.