Golf Croquet is a game with a long history but in which has there has been a recent resurgence of interest at all levels. Compared with Association Croquet it has simpler rules and is more interactive (each turn is just a single stroke), but it requires a similar level of accuracy and tactical awareness. For games you can play in your garden, see the Garden Croquet section.
The players follow a course contesting each hoop in turn; as soon as one hoop is scored all players move on to contest the next - a simple idea that leads to rich tactical thinking.
For more detailed information about Golf Croquet, please explore this section.
Golf Croquet tournaments are listed in the tournaments section of the site.
How to Play
- The synopsis gives an overview of the game,
- the Basic Rules of Golf Croquet are all you need to get started in a club, and
- for full tournament play the The Rules of Golf Croquet are definitive.
- For one-day tournaments, 10-10 Golf Croquet has been developed.
Golf Croquet Terms/Jargon lets you catch-up on the lingo and terms used in match reports.
Latest Golf Croquet News and Results
- Sussex lost to Surbiton 1-6 (17 May 2017) (Golf Croquet Inter-Club)
- Hunstanton lost to Dulwich 1-6 (11 May 2017) (Golf Croquet Inter-Club)
- 17th May: Wrest Park GC B-Class 17th May (Golf Croquet)
- 13th May: Ryde GC B-Level won by Robin Thornton (Golf Croquet)
- Hamptworth beat Phyllis Court 5.5-1.5 (9 May 2017) (Golf Croquet Inter-Club Shield)
- Letchworth beat Watford 6-1 (5 May 2017) (Golf Croquet Inter-Club)
- Hurlingham lost to Watford 2-5 (6 May 2017) (Golf Croquet Inter-Club Shield)
- Pendle beat Culcheth 7-0 (3 May 2017) (Golf Croquet Inter-Club Shield)
- 7th May: SCCC GC B-Level 6/7 May 2017 (Golf Croquet)
- 7th May: Northampton GC Level play tournament (Golf Croquet)
- 5th May: Bishop Monkton beat Croquet Durham 4-3 (Golf Croquet Inter-Club Shield)
- High Wycombe beat Merton 4.5-2.5 (2 May 2017) (Golf Croquet Inter-Club Shield)
- 30th Apr: Tim King won the 18th Lancashire International Open Golf Croquet Championship (29 & 30 April)
- 24th Apr: Stephen Custance-Baker won the Barter Cup (Golf Croquet)
- Roehampton beat Sussex 5-2 (22 Apr 2017) (Golf Croquet Inter-Club Shield)
- 23rd Apr: Les Heard (Northampton CC) Won the 2nd Zero Plus Tournament at Hamptworth (Golf Croquet)