18-22 March 2020 – Roger Murfitt AC Invitation

18-22 March 2020 – Roger Murfitt AC Invitation

Croquet New Zealand presents The Roger Murfitt Trophy Open Invitation to be held by Wellington Croquet Association at Petone Central Croquet Club from Wednesday 18th to Sunday 22nd March 2020 at 8.30am.

Manager: Bruce Manuge, Ph: (04) 564 4682, Email: bruce.manuge@xtra.co.nz

Referee: TBA

Headquarters: Petone Central Croquet Club, 26 Tennyson Street, Petone, Lower Hutt

Catering: Any club house fees, up to $5 per day, will be charged to all competing players only for the days present.

Entry Fee: $50, payable on selection.

The winner will hold the Roger Murfitt Trophy for one year. 2018–19 – Not Played



1. Advanced Singles Play (Championship).

2. Selection by invitation of 8 players.

3. Double Round Robin.  Single Games.  Three-hour, Regulation 8 time limit.

4. Games may be double banked.

5. Nominal hoop dimensions will be set at the largest ball plus 1 /16 of an inch with an upwards and downwards tolerance of 1/32 of an inch.

6. A badge will be presented to a first -time winner and badges to first -time competitors in any CNZ invitation.

7. Quadway hoops will be used.

8. Players will automatically be promoted to the Miss Edwina Thompson if needed.