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The GC All-England Handicap Final

Date: 22-23 Sep 2018 Add to my diary
Venue: Hunstanton Croquet Club
The Recreation Ground, King's Lynn Road, Hunstanton, Norfolk, PE36 6AU
Entry Owner: Christopher Roberts
Open to: All

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Type: GC Tournament
Manager, etc.: Suppressed - the event happened a while ago, please contact the CA Office for details
Entry Dates: Entries accepted in receipt order; Closing: 1 May 2018 more on dates
Entries: Post an Entry Form.
Event Types: Gh Key - what the symbols mean
Tournament Conditions: The Tournament Conditions apply to all listed fixtures unless otherwise stated. See also the Introduction to the Fixtures Book.
Special Conditions:
For this tournament
  1. Competitors, who need not be Associates or even members of a Member Club, must arrange to play in the preliminary stages at their own venue. A competitor may play in only one group.
  2. PLEASE NOTE: There is now no minimum handicap restriction.
  3. Club Secretaries / Group Organisers must notify the CA Manager by the allocation date that they are entering their Club / Group for the competition, together with the number of entries and the appropriate entry fees. Cheques should be made payable to The Croquet Association.
  4. Club Secretaries / Group Organisers should be aware of the following timeline:
    1. 1 May - Deadline for provisional club entry forms to reach CA Office.
    2. 1 June - Deadline for final club entry with payment to the CA Office.
    3. 1 July - Confirmation of qualifying players' names (to the Director).
    4. 5 August - Area Final Midlands/North* at Nottingham CC.
    5. 1 August - Area Final South-West at Camerton & Peasedown CC.
    6. 20 August - Area Final South-East at Surbiton CC.
    7. 22-23 September - National Final at Hunstanton CC.

[*]If there are sufficient entries from Northern clubs, consideration will be given to holding an additional more Northern based Area Final.

  1. Matches at the first stage will be 13-point handicap games played under the current handicap system and Rules of Golf Croquet as published by the Croquet Association. Players who do not have a CA handicap must arrange with their local club for a handicap to be issued in accordance with the CA guidelines.
  2. Competitors must have their handicap cards available for inspection by the Manager at any area or national final.
  3. Preliminary heats may be arranged in any way convenient to the Club/Group. They must be completed and the names of those going forward to the Area Finals notified to the Director (as above) by 1 July 2018 giving full details, including handicaps, phone numbers and email addresses.
  4. Clubs / Groups with 4 to 7 competitors will be entitled to have one qualifier in the Area Finals, 8 to 11 competitors two representatives, 12 to 15 competitors three qualifiers, 16 to 19 four qualifiers, and so on.
  5. A Group must have an entry of no fewer than four competitors to be eligible, but if a club cannot enter a minimum of 4 players, it may be possible to join another group. Please contact the Director for advice on this and 'non-club-specific' groups may be arranged (keen individuals are encouraged to call the Director please).

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Holder: David Barnicoat (Enfield)
Event Type: Gh: GC Handicap [GC] More
Format: "All play all" likely (or AMD).
Number of Places: 14
Levy Days: 0
Entry Fee: £6.00
Entry Fee Comment: per player




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