Have you ever fancied
playing a game of croquet? Well nowís your chance.
The Croquet Section of the Craven
Lawn Tennis Club is looking for new members for the new season starting
Itís a fascinating game, combining skill and tactics played in our
pleasant outdoor setting. Often likened to outdoor snooker it is easy to
pick up. Players hit coloured balls through a series of wire hoops on
grass lawn with a wooden mallet. First one round the course wins.
Simple! Itís not the most energetic of sports - in fact, physically
youíll hardly notice youíre playing! Itís a sport where size, sex, age
and, to some extent, ability are no handicap. Games can be played where
the weaker player is given extra turns to even the odds of winning. At
our Club we tend not to take it too seriously. It is more of a social
afternoon (with tea and biscuits at half-time!).
All required equipment is supplied and players only need bring
flat-soled shoes, a modicum of competitive spirit and some social
If youíre interested in finding out a bit more and how to get a free
introduction to the game then come along to one of our afternoon
sessions (Tuesdays and Thursdays 2-6pm) or contact:
or telephone 01756 748851
If you are captivated,
as I am sure you will be, then
join our Club
and get some free tuition.