|Golf Croquet Winter Tournament|
3-5 Jul 2013
Macquarie City Croquet Club
Another Great Winter Tournament
Macquarie City held our 2nd Tournament after more persuasion on 3rd-5th July at Pelican.
Our local Member Jill Hall opened the competition for the second year and we put on 3 lovely fine days after the previous very wet weekend.
We had 36 players from 12 clubs as far as Dubbo, Young, Canberra, Forster, South West Rocks and many from our closer clubs. There were 45 double and 90 singles games over the level play Tournament.
Doubles Block A Winner Barb Piggott and Doug Leabeater
Doubles Block B Winner John Ball and Shirley Close
Doubles Block C Winner Debbie Anderson and Pam Wiemers
Singles Block A Winner Graham Innocent, Runner-up Tony Hall
Singles Block B Winner Doug Leabeater, Runner-up Shirley Page
Singles block C Winner Robert Greig, Runner-up Bernie McAlary
Singles Block D Winner Carol Goodman, Runner-up Edna Kelly
Singles Block E Winner Sandra Jones, Runner-up Bev Lopez
Singles Block F Winner Helen McKay, Runner-up Judy Chidgey
Our ‘Lovely Legs’ competition was won by Graham Innocent and a prize to suit those legs. On the Thursday night another splendid dinner at the 16 ft. Sailing Club with 40 going and Terry finally worked out how to open Lorraine’s bathroom door (better luck next year).
Thankyou to the 7 non-playing referees being relieved briefly by playing referees and all organised by Barb Piggott our Tournament Referee. Thanks Barb. Thanks to all our helpers and Pete Smith for the Block photos and the time spent on the leadup, and last of all the players who supplied wonderful friendly games to make this Tournament a success.
SEE YOU ALL NEXT YEAR, HAPPY CROQUETING.