The Longman Cup is a national inter-club croquet tournament that is run each year in England and Wales. Club teams comprise 4 players who must each have handicaps between 3.5 and 20, and with their aggregate handicap being at least 24. It is a knock-out competition within each region, played with handicaps, with the regional winners progressing to the national semi-finals and final at the end of the season.
Fixtures contact: Simon Hathrell
2013: we reached the quarter-finals, losing to Enfield.
2012: we reached the national final, losing to Roehampton.
2011: we lost in the second round to Guildford & Goldalming.
2010: we reached the regional finals, losing to Parsons Green.
2009: we lost in the second round to Wrest Park.
Longman Cup match results by year:
|Date||Opponents||Venue||Results (Watford names first)|
Sun 22 Jun
WON 4-3(Net index points: 0)
Handicap change: Nick Archer 14 to 12
Wed 30 Jul
WON 5-2(Net index points: +20)
Mon 25 Aug
LOST 2-4(Net index points: -10)
The afternoon games were postponed because of waterlogged courts
The full knock-out table for this year's results and an archive of the results back to 1989 for all clubs are maintained by the Croquet Association.