Sutherland Croquet Club welcomes new members or approaches from folk curious to give the game a try. After taking that initial step individual coaching is available and there is no need to rush into club activities.
There are a number of websites and videos to assist you understand the game, although a prior knowledge is not required before you pick up a mallet and have a go.
Two forms of croquet are played, ‘Association Croquet’ and ‘Golf Croquet’ each of which are distinctly different games. ‘Ricochet’ is also finding recent popularity.
Once you have been introduced to the basics of hitting the ball and scoring hoops these links will assist with the rules of the game.
- Understanding Golf Croquet (Slide show)
- Croquet Association Short Promotional Film (UK)
- Running the Hoops in Golf Croquet (Video)
- Basic Rules of Golf Croquet
- Golf Croquet in Action (Video 1)
- Golf Croquet in Action (Video 2)
- Montage of Jump Shots (Video)
- Rules of Ricochet
- Rules of Association Croquet
- Oxford Croquet (Very many coaching videos inc’ interactive)