|This superb set has been put together by the Croquet Association using the best source for each item. All items meet the standards defined by the Croquet Association, the World Croquet Federation and the laws of the game. It is an ideal set for a new club or for anyone wanting a club-quality croquet set that will stand the test of time.
The mallets are from world-renowned mallet-maker, George Wood of New Zealand. The mallet heads are made from South American Massa which is extremely hard, dense and stable. It carries independent 'FSC Pure' certification that it's sourced from 100% legal and well managed forests. The timber is kiln dried timber with an inlaid sighting line and ‘Tufnol' end plates fitted.
The Dawson 2000 international balls are best available on the market and are the balls preferred for tournaments and international competitions.
The GW Championship hoops meet the CA regulations. Made from solid 3/4" and 5/8" steel with turned metal carrots they're manufactured to a tolerance of + /- 1/32th of an inch. Made with a gap between the uprights of 3 11/16ths. Suitable for International matches. Powder coated white and packed in strong nylon carry bag with individual pockets for each hoop.
Aslo included is a rubber headed Thor mallet for inserting the hoops.
Each Croquet Association Competition Croquet Set contains:
- 4 x George Wood Original croquet mallets – 36” long, weighing 3lb each
- 4 x Dawson 2000 primary colour tournament balls
- 6 x GW Championship Hoops.
- 4 x metal croquet clips.
- 4 x corner flags on metal posts.
- 1 x centre peg
- A copy each of Laws of Association Croquet and Rules of Golf Croquet
- A Thor Hoop Mallet
The set comes in a pine box with rope handles