GC Golf Croquet

National The Golf Croquet Inter-Club Championship is a national competition sponsored by the Croquet Association. It is the top tier of national inter-club competition for Golf Croquet. Matches take place over 1 day, teams consist of four players, and there are no handicap restrictions.

Watford entered this competition for the first time in 2014, and did remarkably well to reach the national final, where we lost to Dulwich.

The competition format is a standard knock-out.

Handicaps shown below are the new handicaps used for the CA's new national GC handicapping system being trialled in the East Anglian region in 2015. Details of the trial can be found on the EACF website.

Fixtures contact: Roger Nicholls

GC Inter-Club Championship results
by year:

All games: = Level Play
Date Opponents Venue Results (Watford names & scores first)
Round 1
Sun 17 May
Hunstanton Home

LOST 1-5 [hoops: 94 - 111]

(Net index points: -102)
Nick Archer (-2) &
Jason Carley (-1)
lost to Jeff Race (-1) &
David Thirtle-Watts (2)
2-7, 7-4, 6-7
Steve Dennis (1) beat Peter Brown (6) 7-6, 7-6
John Smallbone (3) lost to Terrey Sparks (3) 6-7, 2-7
Nick Archer (-2) lost to Jeff Race (-1) 5-7, 5-7
Jason Carley (-1) vs. David Thirtle-Watts (2) 7-6, 5-7
Steve Dennis (1) lost to Terrey Sparks (3) 7-6, 4-7, 6-7
John Smallbone (3) lost to Peter Brown (6) 6-7, 7-6, 5-7

Handicaps as per CA trial in the EACF region.

Statistics (Watford players)
Name Singles
Steve Dennis3-20-03-2
Jason Carley1-11-22-3
John Smallbone1-40-01-4
Nick Archer0-21-21-4

Matches start at 10.00 am unless otherwise indicated.

See also: