The bi-annual South Island GC Teams event was held over the weekend 20/21 March 2021 at the Waireka Croquet Club in Ashburton. The Associations represented were Canterbury, South Canterbury, Nelson, Southland and North Otago.
Canterbury were represented by Duncan Dixon (United), Gay Jones (Cashmere), Mark Walker (Akaroa) and Lyn Ringrose (St Martins).
South Canterbury had the overall lead after the singles games on Saturday. The doubles were played on Sunday and the final result was still in the balance with 3 games to play. The Premier game between South Canterbury and Canterbury was won by Canterbury however the other two games were won by Southland and South Canterbury.
After two days of play the final result saw South Canterbury with 18 games and Canterbury on 17.
A fantastic weekend with Croquet and new friendships the winner. Congratulations to South Canterbury and we look forward to next year when it will be South Island AC Teams.
Full details on CroquetScores at https://croquetscores.com/2021/gc/si-golf-croquet-teams-championships-1