15-17 March 2024 – Third 16 AC Invitation (Roger Murfitt Trophy)

15-17 March 2024 – Third 16 AC Invitation (Roger Murfitt Trophy)

CNZ Third 16 AC Invitation Event

Competing for the Roger Murfitt Trophy

Held by Wellington Croquet Association

Friday 15th to Sunday 17th March 2024 at 8:30am

Manager Francie Vagg

Ph: (04) 297 2698                        Email: francie.vagg@raukawa.net

Referee TBC
Headquarters Paraparaumu Croquet Club, 1 Scaife Drive, Mazengarb Sports Reserve, Paraparaumu
Club House Any clubhouse fee, up to $5 per day, will be charged to all competing players only for the days present.
Expressions of Interest Expressions of Interest to be selected close on Thursday 11th January 2024.

Complete your Expression of Interest at www.croquet.org.nz

Announcement The players selected will be announced on Thursday 18th January 2024.

The winner will hold the Roger Murfitt Trophy for one year.
2022–2023 Winner – Callum McKinnon


  1. Selection by invitation of up to 16 players.
  2. Advanced Singles Play (Championship).
  3. The method of play will be determined once the number of entries has been finalised, based on a full tournament’s play for all participants.
  4. Time limit of 3 hours plus Law 61 will apply.
  5. Games may be double banked.
  6. Nominal hoop dimensions will be set to the largest ball plus 1/16th ” with an upwards and downwards tolerance of 1/32nd“.
  7. A badge will be presented to a first-time winner and badges to first-time competitors in any CNZ Invitation.
  8. Quadway hoops will be used.
  9. Optional promotion to the Second Top 8 AC Invitation is possible should there be withdrawals from that event.