The Croquet Academy – 2021 Courses - Amended Programme
|Date||Course||Ideal h'cap||Course Leader||Cost*|
|17 March Wed 7.30 pm||AC Laws Update Evening Zoom Webinar||AC Ref's & Coaches||Cliff Jones||Free|
|18 March Thurs 2 pm||AC Laws Update Afternoon Zoom Webinar||AC Ref's & Coaches||Cliff Jones||Free|
|22 March Mon 7 pm||AC Laws Update Evening Zoom Webinar||AC Ref's & Coaches||Cliff Jones||Free|
|25 March Thurs 2.30 pm||AC Laws Update Afternoon Zoom Webinar||AC Ref's & Coaches||Cliff Jones||Free|
|27 May Thurs||GC Masterclass
An opportunity to receive first class advice from a top player.
|4 or less||Jonathan Powe||£60/£50|
|2 June Wed||Masterclass in Winning Mentality - It's Not About The Mallet
Another fascinating day in store by a master of the game.
|4 June Fri||GC Workshop Including Video Analysis
Work with CAST - the Croquet Academy Swing trainer. Video analysis and new laser siting to check your ball striking at point of contact.
|9 or below||Richard Carline||£50/£40|
|7 June Mon||GC - Improve Your Skills
Understand your comfort zone and how to expand it. Work on confidence and consistency.
|4 - 9||Richard Carline||£50/£40|
|10 June Thurs||GC Beginners & Improvers
Learn more about the game, both technically and tactically. Begin to develop a style and understanding of playing GC.
|11 June Fri||Short Croquet - AC For Beginners
This is an excellent way to start playing AC. Played on half courts the game can be understood and enjoyed in bite-sized pieces.
|16 - 17 June Wed - Thurs||GC - Referee's Qualification Course
A two-day course for training and qualifying as a GC Referee.
|28 June Mon||Every Shot Is Tactical (from his new book)
Not to be missed! A wonderful opportunity to be coached by 2020 Coach of the Year.
|9 & below||Stephen Custance- Baker||£60/£50|
|1 July Thurs||GC - Coached Games Day
Ever popular, the games will produce scenarios and show how to overcome them, as well as gaining understanding of the GC rules and tactics.
|6 - 10||Richard Carline||£50/£40|
|8 - 9 July Thurs - Fri||AC Beginners & Improvers
Two days of AC coaching by one of the country's top coaches, Cliff Jones
|19 July Mon||AC - Developing The Advanced Game
A great opportunity to learn from Chris Coull how to move onto another level of play.
|9 or below||Chris Coull||£50/£40|
|11 August Wed||AC - It's All About The Break
Learn how to construct a break and use bisques effectively.
|10 - 16||Clive Hayton||£50/£40|
|17 August Tues||AC - Supervised High Bisque Tournament, 14 point handicap
3 14 point games for the Shine Salver.
|25 Aug Wed||Working Towards The Triple Peel
Progress your AC to a higher level.
|5 & below||Chris Coull||£50/£40|
|14 Sep Tues||GC - Coached Games Day||6 - 10||Richard Carline||£50/£40|
|25 - 26 Sept Sat - Sun||Becoming A Coach (CTC) - Club Level Coach To be run in parallel. (CQC) - Coach Qualification Course (£40 subsidy may be available)||n/a||Janet Hoptroff||£75/60|
- NB Premium Members of the Croquet Association receive a £10 discount off all courses (as shown above).
- Full details of each course are available on the Croquet Association website – www.croquet.org.uk > Tournaments > Fixtures Calendar
- To discuss a course in more detail, or to book One to One/Small Group Coaching, contact: the
Academy Secretary Chrissie Merrington – firstname.lastname@example.org
To enter these courses please use this link.