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The GC Grass Roots Competition

Date: 6 Sep 2020 Add to my diary
Venue: Watford (Cassiobury) Croquet Club
Cassiobury Park, Cassiobury Park Avenue, Watford, Herts, WD18 7HY
Open to: All
Lunch Available: Lunch Available: Yes (if booked)

Organised by The CA

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Type: GC Tournament
Manager: TBA
Director: Richard Bilton
Secretary: CA Office (For this fixture only)
The Croquet Association, Old Bath Road, GL53 7DF Tel. Work: 01242 242318
Entry Dates: Availability closes: 31 May 2020; more on dates
Entries: Post an Entry Form.
Qualification Event: Yes Register Availability Register Availability
Event Types: G Key - what the symbols mean
Club Notes:
All events at this club
Vehicles can be parked on the grass next to the courts. Details will be sent to entrants.

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. Fees: £6 for individuals; £1 for CA Premium Members. Members must arrange to play in the preliminary heats at their venue. A competitor may play in only one group.
  2. A Cheque, made payable to The Croquet Association, for the total amount due should be sent along with the names of the contestants to the Director of the competition.
  3. Entry is by group (minimum size is 2). Any club may enter only one group.
  4. Early entries are appreciated, but none will be accepted after the closing date.
  5. Format: Played as a series of club events, followed by the National Final. Each group will organise its own preliminary heats in any way convenient to the Club/Group. (Courts may not be full size at this stage.) Depending on the overall national entry, a number of players will go forward to the National Final (where full-size courts will be used). If the total number of entries is sufficient, Area Rounds will be arranged.
  6. Dates:
    1. 31 May 2020: Closing Date for entry.
    2. 31 July 2020: Last date for completion of club rounds.
    3. 6 September 2020: National Final - Watford.
  7. Rules:
    1. Matches will be best-of-one 13-point level play games played under the Rules of Golf Croquet as published by the Croquet Association.
    2. Games will have a time limit of 50 minutes for at least the club rounds.
    3. 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.
  8. Full rules and regulations will be provided on acceptance of entry. Please do not play before receiving the rules from the Manager.
  9. Eligibility: Open to anyone who has a CA Golf Croquet handicap of 8 or above. Any player who has won the National Final, or has played in the National Final on two occasions, is NOT eligible and should consider entering the B-Level Series.

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Holder: David Brame (Hunstanton)
Event Type: G: GC (Level) [GC] More
Format: 13-point
Number of Places: -
Handicap Restriction: G:8+ (Min: 8)
Levy Days: 1
Entries Type: Individual
Entry Fee: £6.00; CA Premium Member: £1.00




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