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
- Ripon Spa beat Tyneside w/o (25 May 2016) (Golf Croquet Inter-Club Shield)
- Sussex lost to Woking 2-5 (23 May 2016) (Golf Croquet Inter-Club)
- Bowdon beat Belsay Hall 5-2 (20 May 2016) (Golf Croquet Inter-Club)
- 20th May: Nottingham lost to Leighton Linslade in the Murphy Shield 3-4 (Golf Croquet Inter-Club Shield)
- Robert Fulford won the East Anglian GC Championship (8 May 2016)
- Ripon Spa beat Pendle & Craven 4-3 (12 May 2016) (Golf Croquet Inter-Club Shield)
- Peter Dowd won the 'Zero Plus' Tournament (1 May 2016) (Golf Croquet)
- James Goodbun won the Surbiton GC Open (4 May 2016) (Golf Croquet)
- Chris Roberts won the Sidmouth GC Championship (24 Apr 2016)
- David Widdison (Bishop Monkton and Pendle) won the Northampton Level-Play GC Tournament (8 May 2016) (Golf Croquet)
- Bury lost to Ashby 2-4 (9 May 2016) (Golf Croquet Inter-Club)
- Letchworth beat Hunstanton 4-2 (8 May 2016) (Golf Croquet Inter-Club)
- Phyllis Court beat Camerton & Peasedown 5-1 (15 Apr 2016) (Golf Croquet Inter-Club)
- 29th Apr: Hurlingham lost to Merton 1-6 (Golf Croquet Inter-Club Shield)
- High Wycombe lost to Phyllis Court 2-5 (19 Apr 2016) (Golf Croquet Inter-Club Shield)
- Ashby lost to Nottingham 1-5 (23 Apr 2016) (Golf Croquet Inter-Club Shield)