CA Listed Tournaments 2018

CA listed tournaments are organised at Surbiton Croquet Club throughout the year.
For entry details see the CA Fixtures' Calendar.
All tournaments start at 9.30 unless otherwise stated.
For vacancies see the vacancies webpage.
For lawn speeds see the lawn speeds webpage.

The following are entries in the 2018 CA Fixtures Calendar:

Weekend Handicap Tournaments

Previous winners:   (a) ,   (b) ,   (c),
Dates : (a) 30-31 March, (b) 23-24 June, (c) 22-23 September
Manager: (a) Samir Patel (b) Tim Dutton (c) Martin Burger
Entries: Allocation Date: (a) 1 March (b) 12 May (c) 1 August
Closing Date: (a) 23 March (b) 9 June (c) 7 September
Format : AMD (a) & (b) Handicap AC
(c) Handicap Advanced AC.
Holders : (a) (The Urn) Chis Coull(b) Andrew Beaumont (c) (The Ark) Gary Bennett
Exceptions and Additions to Tournament Regulations:
            1. In the event of over-subscription on the Allocation Date, 50% of places will be reserved for Surbiton members.
            2. Play will begin at 9.00 am in the October tournament.

Handicap Speed Doubles

Previous winners
Dates : 12 May
Manager: George Noble
Entries: Allocation Date: 31 March
Closing Date: 29 April
Format : Full games in an American Block. 6 pairs or 8 pairs in a Swiss. Speed clocks will be used. Handicap AC doubles.
Trophy: The Nelson Morrow Tray (Holders : Philip Eardley & Gina Pellegrini)
Exceptions and Additions to Tournament Regulations, as above, plus:
            1. No need to wear whites.
            2. Players should ideally enter as a pairs.

Weekend Open Tournaments

Previous winners:   (a),   (b).
Dates : (a) 1-2 April, (b) 15-16 September
Manager: (a) Kevin Carter (b) David Mooney
Entries: Allocation Date: (a) 3 March (b) 21 July
(a) If oversubscribed on this date, priority will be given to entrants with the best current ranking.
Closing Date: 30 March (b) 1 September
Format : (a) Swiss or AMD. Level Advanced AC. The Robert Prichard Trophy (Holder: Mark Avery)
(b) Flexible Swiss qualifier to semi-final and final. Level Advanced AC. Restricted to players with handicaps 0-8.
Holder: Kevin Carter

The 50th Championship of Surrey

Previous winners
Dates : 4-6 August
Manager : Samir Patel
Entries: Allocation Date: (a) 10 July
Closing Date: 24 July   Draw: 28 July
Comments: Note that the tournament will be held Saturday to Monday this year (1wd)
Event 1: Championship of Surrey
Format : Best of 3, 3/5/7 hour time limit: best of 5 may be played in later rounds, AMD, Level Advanced AC.
Maximum of 30 players.
Modified Swiss plate event with final day knockout.
Trophy:The Surrey Cup (Holder: Stephen Mulliner)
Event 2: Plate
Format : Modified Swiss with final day knock-out. Level Advanced AC.
Trophy: The Hazel Kittermaster Trophy (Holder: Miranda Chapman)

Golf Croquet Championship

Previous winners
Dates : 21-22 April
Manager : Donald Beck
Entries: Allocation date: 1 March. Closing date: 31 March
Places: 24 entrants at most accepted.
Format: Best of three knock-out, possibly preceeded by blocks. GC (Level)
Trophy: Surbiton Golf Croquet Championship Cup (Holder: Lionel Tibble)

The 'London Masters' Golf Croquet Event

Previous winners
Dates : 11-12 August
Manager : Donald Beck
Entries: Allocation date: 16 June Closing date: 28 July Draw: 7 August
Places: 12 entrants at most will be accepted.
Format : Two blocks of six playing best of three 13 point games - single banked with best of three play-off between the block winners. GC (level)
Holder: Lionel Tibble)

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