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23-25 February 2018 – Gordon Smith GC Invitation

23-25 February 2018 – Gordon Smith GC Invitation

Croquet New Zealand presents The Gordon Smith Golf Croquet Invitation to be held by South Canterbury Croquet Association at Aorangi Croquet Club from Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th February 2018 from 8:30am

Manager: Kevin McGlinchy, 19 Jellicoe Street, Timaru 7910. Phone: (03) 686 6173 Email:

Referee: TBA

Handicapper: Jenny Macnab

Headquarters: Aorangi Croquet Club, Rose Street, Timaru


Catering: A clubhouse fee of $2 per day (which includes tea/coffee/light refreshments) may be charged to all players by the host club.


1. Selection by invitation of up to 10 players with handicaps of 4 plus.

2. The method of play will be best-of-3 matches in a single round robin.

3. A badge will be presented to a first time winner and badges to first time competitors in the event.

4. Nominal hoop dimensions will be set at the largest ball plus 1 /16 of an inch with an upward and downward tolerance of 1 /32 inch.

The winner will hold the President’s Trophy presented by Gordon Smith, for one year. 2016–17 – Jason Hodgett

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