Category Archives: Open Tournament

Andy Dibben retains Honeygrove Cup

Just short of a full house of 11 players entered our annual Advanced Tournament, the Honeygrove Cup, with most of the usual suspects. Our lawns were delightful and the fastest they’ve ever been.  The weather was a little cool with … Continue reading

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Kent comes 4th in the Golf Intercounties

Having come 2nd last year the addition of Jon Diamond didn’t improve the results and we came 4th! (Not surprisingly, since Notts had a team of four players with handicaps of -4.) As can be seen from the results board … Continue reading

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Golf Croquet World Championship: TW schedule published

The following is the schedule for Tunbridge Wells for the Block stage, Saturday to Wednesday: Saturday Ben Rothman USA v Nour Ali EGYPT Omar Fahmy EGYPT v David Hanbidge AUSTRALIA Ian Sexton SWITZERLAND v Rafael Romero SPAIN   Ahmed Nasr … Continue reading

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Montevideo Cup Report

Jonathan Lamb presented us with this Cup when he won it for the first time (he’s been a long-time resident in Uruguay which is why the cup has that name, but is now in Canterbury for much of the year). This … Continue reading

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Tweet: Jonathan Lamb wins our Montevideo Cup

Jonathan Lamb wins our Montevideo Cup (again), with an easy win in the final against Chris O’Byrne from Reigate Priory.

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Kent Cup results and report

A somewhat chilly weekend, but with only spits and spots of rain, saw another full-house for the AC Kent Cup, held in TW for about the seventh year in a row. Sadly, despite being held at home, none of our … Continue reading

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Andy Dibben wins the Honeygrove Cup

At the end of the first day our two players were doing really well, with Jon on 3 out of 4 wins, having lost only to Alex (who was also Manager of the event) and who had 3 straight wins. … Continue reading

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Jon Diamond wins our latest One Day tournament

A select group of 5, including one non-club member, contested this on Friday, with Jon winning all his games, albeit with small margins. It was good to see Chris Barham back on the lawns after a 2 year absence. I’m … Continue reading

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Tom Carpenter wins the Montevideo Cup

Tom Carpenter from Tunbridge Wells won our annual Open Golf Croquet level play tournament (Montevideo Cup) on Saturday 2nd June, beating the previous winner, Liz Farrow from Sussex County, in the 19 point final 10-7.    It’s fairly clear from the results … Continue reading

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Stephen Hadfield wins

Nine players came to our first AC One-day of the year, four visitors and five home, including Martin Lester visiting from Oxford.  With a mixture of all options being played (Handicap, Advanced and AH) in a flexible Swiss format, the … Continue reading

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