Croquet Doesn’t Get Any
Better Than This
Whether you think you’d like to learn the
game, or have a minus handicap, you’re going to love croquet at Mariner Sands.
John Osborn, our Affiliate Pro (and member
of the Croquet Hall of Fame) leads an extensive 8-month program for players of
all levels, emphasizing clinics, private lessons, play-with-pro sessions,
tournaments, and lots of friendly competition.
Two of our four
54’x84’ courts are lit and extend the
playing day from 8:30 AM to 10 in the evening. Courts are maintained to golf-green standards on
TiffEagle™ grass, a favorite on greens around the world. A smaller, fifth court is dedicated to
9-wicket “backyard” croquet.
Our program features multiple open play
sessions every week, a very entertaining inter-club home-and-away series, and a
variety of special events for novices and advanced players alike.
are easy to reserve in person, by phone, or on your computer. Excellent equipment (Wood mallets from New
Zealand, and Dawson balls) is available for players at no cost.
of our most experienced players are now certified by USCA as local judges for
Most important, our 100+ active players are a
notably sociable group who enthusiastically welcome and support both newcomers
and veteran players. With immaculate
courts, a world-class Pro, and a playing season 12 months long, Mariner
Sands is the perfect place to learn croquet or improve your game.