Improve your game

Coaching and Techniques

How can I improve my game? Some croquet technique and coaching resources.

How to Become a Croquet Coach

Current Coaches

Assocation Croquet Coaches
Golf Croquet Coaches
Ricochet Coaches
Gateball Coaches

Improve Your Game Notes

 DisciplineNumber Description Date Issued
 General
  Gen 1.1 Grip 08-Mar-14
  Gen 1.2 Stalk 08-Mar-14
  Gen 1.3 Stance 08-Mar-14
  Gen 1.4 Swing 08-Mar-14
 
  Gen 2 Magic Aiming Point 14-Feb-15
 Association
  AC 1.1 Vee or Arrow Head 24-Jan-14
  AC 1.2 Thin Take-off 24-Jan-14
  AC 1.3 Thick Take-off 24-Jan-14
 
  AC 2.1 Circle Hoop Approach 30-Jan-14
  AC 2.2 Phantom Hoop 25-Mar-14
 
  AC 3.1 3 Ball Cannon 24-Dec-13
  AC 3.2 4 Ball Cannon 24-Dec-13
 Golf Croquet
  GC 1 Stop Shot 13-Mar-14
 
  GC 2.1 Bombard
 
  GC 3 Non-playing Side of Hoop 06-May-16

Other Resources

On this site:
Coach's Code of Ethics - how to behave as a coach
Coaching Updating Activities - how to maintain your position as coach
Animated Croquet Examples, by John Hanscomb

Links:
Oxford Croquet - Coaching (an extensive set of resources for all levels of skill)
Maui Croquet Club - Coaching (another extensive set of articles)
Croquet New Zealand has coaching articles on its website (under The Game / Coaching and Practice).
Croquet New Zealand also has a number of coaching publications (under The Council / For Sale / Publications).