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2019 PRESIDENT's GOLF CROQUET EIGHTS - Expressions of Interest

Croquet Australia is calling for Expressions of Interest to play in the 2019 President’s Golf Croquet Eights. The President’s Golf Croquet Eights will be held from Friday 15th February to Sunday 17th February 2019 at the Victorian Croquet Centre, Cairnlea.

Expressions of interest can be submitted via email at ACA.

Closing date is Friday 16 November (midnight Western Australian time).


2019 GOLF CROQUET WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

Croquet Australia is calling for Expressions of Interest to play in the 2019 Gold Croquet World Championships. The World Championships will be held from Saturday the 27th of July to Sunday the 4th of August 2019. The event will be hosted by the Sussex County Croquet Club in West Sussex, England.

All expressions of interest can be submitted via email to Chair of Selectors, Terry Ericson.

Closing date for all expressions of interest is Friday 23 November (midnight Western Australian time).


2018 ACA ASSOCIATION CROQUET OPEN - CAIRNLEA

REMINDER - The ACA Association Croquet Open starts this Saturday, 17th Nov with the Doubles before the Singles kick off on Tuesday, 20th.

Sponsor of the AC Open, Parbery Consulting will be hosting BBQ's on Sunday, 18th (Day 2 of the doubles) and Thursday, 22nd (Day 3 of the Singles). Both of these BBQ's are scheduled to begin late afternoon / early evening.


TEAM NEWS - 2019 TRANS-TASMAN GOLF CROQUET SERIES

The Australian squad for the Tans-Tasman Golf Croquet series April 25-29, has been reduced to the following 16 players: Women Fleur Brockway Elaine Coverdale Wendy Dickson Gail Hopkins Rosemary Landrebe Janine McHardy Alison Sharpe Judy Wembridge

Men Martin Clarke Greg Fletcher Robert Fletcher David Hanbidge Terry Hopkins Peter Landrebe Chris McWhirter Edward Wilson

The squad will be further reduced to 4 men and 4 women with a further 2 reserves per gender before the end of December 2019.


UNDER 21 GOLF CROQUET NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

The ACA 2019 Under 21 National Golf Croquet Championships will be held in Adelaide from the Saturday the 12th to Monday the 14th January 2019.

Entries for the event will be $35 for Singles and $17 doubles. Click on the link below for the online entry form.

Singles Doubles

The event flyer is available through emailing the ACA office

ACA would like to thank sponsors for the event Regional Insurance Brokers and Transforma Mallets.


2019 UNDER 21 GOLF CROQUET WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

Croquet Australia is calling for Expressions of Interest to play in the 2019 Under 21 Gold Croquet World Championships. The event will be held from Saturday, 20 July to Wednesday, 24 July 2019 at the Nottingham Croquet Club in England.

All expressions of interest can be submitted via email to the Chair of Selectors, Terry Ericson.

Closing date for all expressions of interest is Friday 23 November (midnight Western Australian time).


2018 GC Championships - Survey

The Australian Croquet Association (ACA) is committed to improving the processes of organising all Croquet Tournaments. ACA is again using Survey Monkey as a platform for its members to provide candid and honest feedback. This feedback will greatly assist the Tournament Committee and ACA as a whole, in providing events that meet the needs and expectations of its members.

It would be greatly appreciated if you could click on the link below and take the time to complete a brief survey. ACA welcomes all feedback from players, officials and members who didn’t attend the GC Championships.

GC Championship Survey


AC OPEN CAIRNLEA - Entry Date Extended

Closing date for entries in the 2018 Association Croquet Open has been extended to Friday 2nd November 2018.

Major Sponsor of the Association Croquet Australian Open will be Parbery Consulting.

As part of the new sponsorship arrangement Parbery and the ACA will be offering:

• $2000 worth of prizes • Free Event Shirts for all entrants • Two afternoon/evening social BBQ’s during the event

Entries can be made by clicking on the links below:

Singles Doubles

For more information please contact ACA office for the event flyer.


2019 ACA SCHOLARSHIPS

Applications for 2019 ACA Scholarships are now open and will close on Thursday the 15th of November 2018.

Annual scholarships are available in the following categories:

  • AC Player
  • AC Player – Under 21
  • GC Player
  • GC Player – Under 21
  • Tournament Management
  • Referee

An individual may be awarded a scholarship of up to $500 and in “special circumstances” up to $1000.

The Board will also provide an annual grant to Gateball Australia, as an affiliate of the ACA, which can be used to provide Gateball scholarships in a manner consistent with any Gateball Australia scholarship policy.

All applications for the ACA Scholarship program can be made by emailing the ACA Executive Officer


AC OPEN CAIRNLEA 17-25th NOVEMBER 2018 - ENTRIES OPEN

Entries for the Association Croquet Open to be held in Cairnlea, Victoria are now open. The event will run from Saturday the 17th November to Sunday the 25th November. Please enter using the links below.

Singles Doubles

For more information please contact ACA office for the event flyer.