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June 20, 2024

Pottsville croquet: more fun than a basket of puppies

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There are not a lot of things more fun than a game of croquet at the Pottsville Croquet Club with a group of players dedicated to promoting camaraderie, outdoor activity, and of course, the joy of playing croquet. 

Since their establishment in 2018, the club has promoted croquet as a sport that can be enjoyed by people of all ages and skill levels, and they are always delighted to welcome new members.

Club player Brenda Hayes says there are many reasons that people should consider joining the club. ‘We are a welcoming community at the Pottsville Croquet Club, we pride ourselves on our warm and inclusive atmosphere.

Fun for everyone

‘Croquet is fun for everyone – whether you’re a seasoned player or a complete beginner, croquet offers a unique blend of strategy, skill, and friendly competition. Our club provides opportunities for players of all levels to learn, improve, and enjoy the game at their own pace.’

Brenda says croquet is a fantastic way to stay active while enjoying the great outdoors. ‘It offers a gentle form of exercise that engages both the body and the mind.

‘We also have social events beyond the joy of playing croquet, our club organises a variety of events and friendly matches throughout the year. These gatherings are perfect opportunities to forge new friendships, create lasting memories, and strengthen our sense of community.’

Thrilled to have new members

Brenda says the club would be thrilled to have new members join their ranks and experience the many benefits of being a part of Pottsville Croquet Club community. ‘Membership is open to all, and we offer a range of affordable options to suit your needs.’

If you’re interested in learning more or would like to arrange a visit to the club – you can visit the Facebook page and send a message, or just turn up to the Black Rocks Oval at Pottsville every Tuesday and Thursday morning from 9am. ‘You’re welcome to come down and see if you would like it,’ says Brenda. ‘Our dedicated team is always available to answer any questions you may have and provide any additional information you may need.

‘We’d love you to consider Pottsville Croquet Club as your new sporting home. We can’t wait to welcome you into our vibrant community and share the joy of croquet with you.’


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