Inaugural Jean Rentoul Memorial tournament
Tuesday 30 and Wednesday 31 March brought the Inaugural battle for the Jean Rentoul Memorial to the Victorian Croquet Centre at Cairnlea – and it was really wonderful to be back playing again after COVID, especially at this great Centre that many of us have missed so much.
The Jean Rentoul Memorial is an Association Tournament for women with a handicap between 10 and 20 (sections 3 and 4), and what a lovely, fun group we had to kick off a busy return to competition at Cairnlea.
Wimmera Croquet Association 2021 Singles Golf Croquet Championships
On Wednesday 7 April 2021 Wimmera Croquet Association held their annual Golf Croquet Singles Championships competition at Horsham Croquet Club.
Lyn Creasy thanked all players for entering and Rae for organising the day.
Posted by: Betty Etherton
Posted on: 2021-04-26
News Type: Golf
The Wimmera Ballarat Challenge was held in the Wimmera and hosted by Horsham Croquet Club. This is an annual event involving 2 Divisions, handicaps -6 to 6+ and 7 onwards, each division consisting of 4 players from each Region, playing 4 singles and 2 doubles games each.
This match was a CLIFF HANGER
only decided by the last match.
Wimmera won 21 games to Ballarat 19 games.
Congratulations - Wimmera has been many years since our last victory.
Thanks Ballarat Croquet Association members for making the effort to travel, everyone thoroughly enjoyed the day.
Thanks to the Horsham Croquet Club for hosting the day, also special mention to Rae, Lyn and all referees.
We look forward to playing again next year in Ballarat.
Betty Etherton (WCA pub. officer)
Goulburn Valley Team wins 2021 Lefel Shield at the Regionals
The GVCA representatives went home with big smiles after winning the Lefel Shield, but they probably would have had the smiles anyway after a great weekend at Cairnlea.
Congratulations to our team who won the Lefel Shield today for the team with the most hoops at the Golf Croquet Regionals. It was a great team effort with all three contributing well.