2017 Tournament Details and Entries

This page shows the details of the various events (other than leagues) run by the SECF. It provides similar information to events in the CA Fixtures book, plus the latest entry situation and other tournament instructions.

Reports of previous events and winners can be seen via our History page.

After initial entry at the beginning of the season, all queries should be sent direct to the nominated manager given below unless it concerns new entries or cancelled entries where fees are involved. In these cases please email info@southeastcroquet.org.uk.

Please note that we attach particular significance to the person each club nominates as event contact, as information will only be sent to this person. We ask that you choose someone to take on the role who is actually involved in the team and also regularly uses email, as we may want to get in touch in a hurry to all participants. You may change the contact as often as you like, but please notify info@southeastcroquet.org.uk when any change is made.

*Our League Contacts page shows details of many of Contacts below.

1. Weekend AC Doubles

Type Venue Date Entry Fee Manager
AC Handicap
Teams of 4
All games Doubles

Sussex County Croquet Club
Kingston Lane, Southwick, Brighton, West Sussex BN43 6YW
01273 591874

Saturday/Sunday 20th/21st May 2017

£40 per team

Bill Arliss
bill.arliss@btinternet.com
01273 728204

Format:

Teams of two pairs will play three rounds on Saturday and two on Sunday. This is a straight Swiss competition with each pair treated as individual entries. However the draw is arranged so that the two pairs in a team will never play one another. The winners will be the team with most cumulative wins. In the event of a tie, net points will be considered.

Games on Saturday will be limited to 2 3/4 hours with hoops reduced for the higher bisque teams. The time limits will extend to 3 1/2 hours on Sunday with all games 26 points

Entries: Club Contact*

Caterham Roger LeServe

Guildford & Godalming Ian Fugeman

Medway David Parkins

Purley Bury Janet Overell

Ramsgate Trevor Longman

Reigate Priory John Knight

Rother Valley Alan Sugarman

Sussex 1 Steve Lewendon

Sussex 2 Steve Lewendon

Sussex 3 Steve Lewendon

Other places available
Tournament Instructions:

 

2. One Ball Tournament

Type Venue Date Entry Fee Manager
One Ball
Teams of 4
Singles

Roehampton Club
Roehampton Lane, London SW15 5LR
020 8480 4200

Saturday 10th June 2017

£40 per team

Further entries to:

Tristan McIlroy
tristan.mcillroy@roehamptonclub.
co.uk

020 848 04201

Format: Singles One Ball Handicap AC games played to conventional One Ball rules. The final format will depend on the number of actual entries.
Each club can enter a maximum of two teams, with a minimum total AC handicap per team of 32.
There will be 45 minute time limits for each round, with the first round starting at 10am and a minimum of 7 rounds.
Entries: Club Contact*

Roehampton 1
John Pearson

Roehampton 2
David Mooney

Surbiton Martin Pulsford

Other places available
Tournament Instructions: Note: Lunch can be obtained from the clubhouse, but bringing your own food is not allowed by the Roehampton Club. 1 ball team

3a. Southern Challenge Division 1

Type Venue Date Entry Fee Manager
GC Level Play
Teams of 4
Singles and Doubles

Sussex County Croquet Club
Kingston Lane, Southwick, Brighton, West Sussex BN43 6YW
01273 591874

Saturday/Sunday 1st/2nd July 2017

£72 per team

Bill Arliss
bill.arliss@btinternet.com
01273 728204

Format:

Each player must approximately balance the number of singles and doubles that he or she plays. The format will depend slightly on numbers of entries, but will always start with an all play all set of rounds to be followed by further rounds, if necessary, based on the team's performance in the first set of games.

Entries: Club Contact*

Ramsgate Graham Wallin

Ryde Roy Tillcock

Sussex 1 Richard Brooks

Winchester Nigel Hind

Tunbridge Wells Jon Diamond

Dulwich Pierre Beaudry




Reigate Priory John Knight

Canterbury Judy Sturrock

West Worthing Andrew Stewart

Cheam Ian Cobbold


Tournament Instructions:

Please download the 2017 version from here.

3b. Southern Challenge Division 2 North

Type Venue Date Entry Fee Manager
GC Level Play
Teams of 4
Singles and Doubles
Surbiton Croquet Club
Alexandra Drive, Surbiton, Surrey KT5 9AA
020 8390 8685

Saturday/Sunday 1st/2nd July 2017

£72 per team

Michael Hague
01483 776190

Michael will manage on the day but enquiries before then should be to the overall manager, Bill Arliss.
bill.arliss@btinternet.com
01273 728204

Format:

Each player must approximately balance the number of singles and doubles that he or she plays. The format will depend slightly on numbers of entries but will always start with an all play all set of rounds to be followed by further rounds, if necessary, based on the team's performance in the first set of games.

Entries: Club Contact*

Cheam Jacky Wait







Ryde 2 Roy Tillcock

Purley Bury Audrey Sherwin

Roehampton Roehampton

Surbiton Don Beck

Sydenham Diane Chorley



Tournament Instructions:

Please download the 2017 version from here.

3c. Southern Challenge Division 2 South

Type Venue Date Entry Fee Manager
GC Level Play
Teams of 4
Singles and Doubles

Sussex County Croquet Club
Kingston Lane, Southwick, Brighton, West Sussex BN43 6YW
01273 591874

Saturday/Sunday 8th/9th July 2017

£72 per team

Bill Arliss
bill.arliss@btinternet.com
01273 728204

Format:

Each player must approximately balance the number of singles and doubles that he or she plays. The format will depend slightly on numbers of entries, but will always start with an all play all set of rounds to be followed by further rounds, if necessary, based on the team's performance in the first set of games.

Entries: Club Contact*

Rottingdean 1 Ivan Seagal

Sussex 2
Graham Tucker

Littlehampton Chrissie Merrington

Medway Roz Cheeseman

Rother Valley Anne Smith

Rottingdean 2 Ivan Seagal

Worthing David Carter















Tournament Instructions:

Please download the 2017 version from here.

4. Ladies AC day

Type Venue Date Entry Fee Manager
AC Handicap
Teams of at least 4
Singles and Doubles

Sussex County Croquet Club
Kingston Lane, Southwick, Brighton, West Sussex BN43 6YW
01273 591874

Wednesday 5th July 2017

£36 per team

Anne Sugarman
alanandanne@talk21.com

01798 813563

Format: Each team plays three rounds, each round being two singles and one doubles game. The first two rounds will be 18 point and the third, 14 point. Play starts at 10am and finishes at 6pm. The winners willl be the team with the most wins, with equal numbers of wins separated by highest hoop score.
Entries: Club Contact*

Canterbury David Buckman

Purley Bury 1 Janet Overell

Purley Bury 2 Janet Overall

Rother Valley Katharine Minchin

Rottingdean Ivan Segal

Surbiton Trudi Pulsford

Sussex County Liz Farrow




Other places available
Tournament Instructions:

5. GC Teams Day

Type Venue Date Entry Fee Manager
GC Handicap
Teams of 4
Singles and Doubles

Sussex County Croquet Club
Kingston Lane, Southwick, Brighton, West Sussex BN43 6YW
01273 591874

Sunday 6th Aug 2017

£22 per team

Bill Arliss
bill.arliss@btinternet.com
01273 728204

Format:

Four rounds of doubles in the morning and six rounds of singles in the afternoon. Due to the large number of rounds to complete all games will be started and stopped on the Manager's hooter. Schedules arranged so that normally each player has one game on and one game off.

Entries: Club Contact*

Canterbury Judy Sturrock

Cheam 1 Jacky Waite

Cheam 2 Jacky Waite

Chichester & Fishbourne Linda Gavigan

Dulwich 1 Paul Newton

Dulwich 2 Paul Newton

Guildford & Godalming 1 Andrea Huxley

Guildford & Godalming 2 Andrea Huxley

Littlehampton 1 Chrissie Merrington

Littlehampton 2 Chrissie Merrington

Lodsworth
Hugh Brown

Preston Charles Corker

Reigate Priory 1 Judy Perry

Reigate Priory 2 Judy Perry

Rother Valley Anne Smith

Rottingdean 1 Ivan Seagal

Rottingdean 2 Ivan Seagal

Sussex County 1 Fiona Phillips

Sussex County 2 Fiona Phillips

Tunbridge Wells 1 Derek Crocombe

Tunbridge Wells 2
Derek Crocombe

West Worthing Andrew Stewart
Tournament Instructions:

Please download the 2017 version from here.

The 2017 singles schedule is here and the doubles here.

6. Ladies GC Day

Type Venue Date Entry Fee Manager
GC Handicap
Teams of 4
Singles and Doubles
Sussex County Croquet Club
Kingston Lane, Southwick, Brighton, West Sussex BN43 6YW
01273 591874

Wednesday 16th August 2017

£36 per team

Bill Arliss
bill.arliss@btinternet.com
01273 728204

Format:

Further details to be announced later
Entries: Club Contact*

Cheam
Ian Cobbold

Chichester & Fishbourne Linda Gavigan

Purley Bury Audrey Sherwin

Reigate Priory Judy Perry

Rother Valley Anne Smith

Rottingdean Isobel George

Surbiton Sue Pendry

Sussex County 1 Liz Farrow

Sussex County 2 Liz Farrow

Sydenham Diane Chorley

Tunbridge Wells Jane Smith

One space now available

Tournament Instructions: