Everything is going to be croquet

Enfield Croquet Club chair Nicola Hyde on how local people can get involved with the sport

Enfield Croquet Club is celebrating its 30th anniversary
Enfield Croquet Club is celebrating its 30th anniversary

Croquet is a game for all, regardless of age.

At its simplest it is a fun and relaxing escape from the world outside the lawns; at its highest level it is a phenomenally interesting challenge of skills and tactics.

Enfield Croquet Club is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year and as part of our 30th year celebrations we’re holding free introductory courses throughout April.

The club has been based at Bush Hill Park Recreation Ground since 1993, when it was formed on the site of a pitch-and-putt golf course. With membership having since grown, we are now the biggest club in North London – with a strong team in the leagues of the East Anglian Croquet Federation.

In recent years we have had successes in both local and county matches and individual members have won several national competitions, as well as playing at county and international level. But many members are just social players, preferring to relax with a game or two on club afternoons and take part in internal tournaments.

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We’re always keen to welcome newcomers to the game and new members to the club, regardless of if they just want to have a relaxed knock around or hold ambitions to be the world champion.

So why not come and try one of the most addictive sports out there? We are running free introductory courses throughout April for those who may be interested in joining our friendly club. If you join, we have many opportunities for competitive and social play. No experience is necessary, but booking is essential as numbers are limited.

For more information and to book a free introductory croquet course:
07982 259 789
Email [email protected]

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