Croquet

Darien reveals Great Island plans: croquet court, ice rink

DARIEN — Imagine the possibilities, town officials told residents on Monday. “I hope you’ll let your imaginations run wild — within reason, though,” First Selectman Monica McNally said during a presentation about the future of Great Island — if the town were to buy it. Town officials have already dreamed up dozens of potential uses …

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Make room for the mallet: Croquet Club welcomes new members, prepares for upcoming tournament

By Tiffany Merlo Phelpsmail@floridanewsline.com It might not be visible from the road, but tucked away at the end of Mosquito Control Road in Ponte Vedra Beach sits the Ponte Vedra Croquet Club (PVCC) with three full-sized courts and four three-quarter sized courts. Known as the North Lawn and the South Lawn, the surface is perfectly …

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The National Croquet Championship Will Be Held in Venice This Weekend

“We were able to open our club almost right away after lockdown last year,” says Peterson. “Because croquet is outdoors, socially distanced and we require masks, people were able to still come out and play.” A variety of youth and adult programs are offered five days a week at the Venice club. Croquet is played …

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