CA Logo
CA Logo

Pendle and Craven midweek tournament

[<<] [>>] by John Filsak at Pendle and Craven
July 2-5, 2013 (AC - Handicap)

Thursday afternoon, a change of manager, and summer arrives at Pendle. Away go the waterproofs, out comes the sun cream. And newcomer Graham Good from Bury continues a run of play which will give him three of the trophies on offer for the week, earning himself a bronze merit award and a handicap reduction. He'll be back.

The class events were run as American blocks. Alan Edwards (Woking), with his consistent, steady play, was unbeaten in the A/B block. In the C class Bob Thompson (Nottingham) and Roger Staples (Middlesbrough) were tied on number of wins, but Bob took it by virtue of having beaten Roger. Graham Good was unbeaten in the D class. Graham also emerged top of the Egyptian competition, with Margaret Anderton (also Bury) a close second. The doubles, a straight knock-out, was won by Roger Staples and Terry Vernazza (Fylde), who beat Ken and Margaret Anderton.

Trophies

Pendle Rose Bowl (A/B class): Alan Edwards
David Jenkinson Tankard (C class): Bob Thompson
The Pennine Trophy (D class): Graham Good
The Irish Cup (Egyptian handicap winner): Graham Good
David Hoyle Trophy (Egyptian runner-up): Margaret Anderton
The Egyptian Cup (Fastest game): Graham Good (42 minutes)
The Woodlands Trophy (Handicap doubles): Roger Staples and Terry Vernazza
The Addict (Most games played): Not awarded. Several people tied on 11.

Merit award

Graham Good: Bronze

Handicap changes

Graham Good 18-16
Janet Davies 14-16
Joe Lennon (Scottish CA) 9-10
Peter Moore 1-1.5
Margaret Anderton 12-11

Managers: Liz Wilson (Tuesday to Thursday), John Filsak (Thursday and Friday)



 

For results, news, reports, corrections, updates, etc. see contact the CA. As an anti-spam measure when not logged-in, # replaces @ in email addresses - click on the link as usual to send an email.

The CA will not share your personal details with any other organisation and undertakes to keep them confidential as described in our Security, Privacy, and Cookie Policies and Information.

Disclaimer: The opinions expressed on this news web page are those of the Editor and contributors. The Croquet Association is not responsible for statements other than those clearly identified as being made on its behalf. The full editorial policy is available online. The Web News Editor is Sam Murray.