The Lenox Croquet Club is happy to introduce a new American Six-Wicket tournament designed specifically for players new to tournament competition with a handicap of 10 up to 20. The event will be held September 17-19, 2021 at the Lenox Croquet Club – Lenox, Massachusetts. The timing of this event leading into fall and after tourist season has ended makes the ideal timing. Depending on the number of entrants will determine the number of flights or format. This is a Singles only tournament.
Practice is available Thursday September 16th from noon to dusk. We will have an opening reception around 4pm, registration and schedules will be distributed. Everyone will receive a tournament favor to remember your experience here in the Berkshires. Starting time for games will be about 9am.
We are projecting 3 to 4 games per day. This may be modified depending on number of entrants.
Daily we will provide early morning coffee and light breakfast. Lunch choice of sandwiches and various salads. Toast& Tally end of play each day with wine, beer and snacks. Open evening to dine or sleep as you choose. On Sunday after finals we will have our traditional BBQ of hamburger, hot dogs and fixings.
The awards presentation will give recognition to First Place and Runner-up trophies for each flight.
The tournament entrance fee will be $195 per player and $55 for guest who will enjoy all the food and social events.
Please respond no later than September 1st, 2021 so final details can be made to accommodate everyone.
You can email your registration with check to follow or mail both payable to Lenox Croquet Club, mail to: 31 Brunswick St., Pittsfield, MA 01201. Questions call 413-443-4957 or email: email@example.com.
--David Ekstrom, President and Tournament Manager, Webster Bull, Tournament director and Referee