Croquet England Logo
Croquet England Logo

15th annual US Open Championship announced, 4-8 December (Wed-Sun)

[<<] [>>] by Stan Patmor
5th August 2002 (International)

This is an Association Croquet rules singles tournament in 3 flights:

"Open" flight will play 3 (2 hour) games per day in block play

"B" flights will play 2 (2 hour) games per day in block play

Plate event(s) Sat. & Sun.

To be held on 6 courts in the greater Palm Springs area.

Format: same as Sonoma-Cutrer except best 2 of 3 final in Open flight (2 hour time limit, "Patmor Draw" etc.)

Fee $225

Tue. Opening cocktail party, Fri. BBQ, Sun. court side lunch with Bloodymary bar and daily coffee, rolls & soft drinks.

Dec. 3 (Tue.) Clinic for players new to International rules

Dec. 2 & 3 (Mon. & Tue.) One on One coaching available.

All flights are limited to assure a full day's play for all entrants.

e-mail or call tournament manager Stan Patmor for more information or an entry form at 602.955.1547 or

Tournament director Stan Patmor with Rory Kelley (


Disclaimer: The opinions expressed on this news web page are those of the Editor and contributors. Croquet England 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 the Croquet England Office.