The Club is offering a special introductory fee of £95 to new members joining in 2017!
This includes free coaching and the use of all equipment for the season,
which runs from April until October.
Anyone unfamiliar with the game of CROQUET but wishing to find out what it is all about can check out The Croquet Association website, www.croquet.org.uk
Even better, come along and meet us on either of our social club afternoons:
Wednesdays and Saturdays from 2 p.m. when a free introductory session can be arranged.
Contact Esther Jones on 0121 455 6426 or 07962137657
The Club plays both official versions of Croquet, namely Golf Croquet and Association Croquet.
Golf croquet is quick to learn. Association Croquet is more complex.
On our club afternoons Golf Croquet doubles is mainly played, an ideal way to teach new players. The afternoons include tea and an opportunity to get to know our
Association croquet is played on Fridays and Sundays starting at 10.30 and going on all day.
Golf croquet, coaching, and practice can also take place on these days.
Tea, coffee, drinks and light snacks are always available in the clubhouse.
On normal club days there is no particular dress code,
the only constraint is that flat-soled shoes must be worn to protect our lawns.
Predominatly white clothing is worn for matches and tournaments.
The Club caters for players of all abilities!
Those just looking for a pleasant social scene will enjoy the two club afternoons a week.
Those wanting to play more seriously will be encouraged to take part in our in-club competitions,
which are tailored for both Association and Golf players of all abilities.
They will also be encouraged to represent the Club in league matches,
and enter as individuals tournaments both at our Club and around the country.
You will be surprised at how many new friends can be made within the national croquet family.
Members are also able to arrange games privately or to come and practice any time
- subject to availability of the lawns. (The corporate events and tournaments which we host are listed in the diary in the clubhouse and on the website.)
Barbecues, fun competitions and meals out are often arranged on an ad hoc basis.
Members are welcome to bring along friends for a visitor fee of £5 per half day or £10 per full day. (Maximum of 3 visits per guest per
Other membership fees, per annum, are:
Full members: £200
Country members: £100