2018 Over 50 Golf Croquet World Championship

The 2018 Over 50 Golf Croquet World Championship (“O50 GCWC”) will be held at the Egyptian Croquet Federation in Cairo, Egypt from Saturday, 6 October to Saturday, 13 October 2018 in accordance with version 4.8 of the Event Regulations and version 8.8 of the Sports Regulations.

The maximum Event Capacity will be 48.



RESPONSE DATE: Sunday, 1 April 2018

This is the date by which all WCF Members are requested to inform the WCF Management Committee via the Secretary-General at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.:

(a) if they wish to take up their Membership Place or Places;

(b) the names of their eligible players who want a Ranking or Membership place in the Event; and

(c) the names of any of those players they wish to nominate for a Wild Card Place.

Individual players affiliated to a WCF Member and wish to gain a place in the Over 50 GCWC must announce their availability via their WCF Member. However, if a player is not affiliated to a WCF Member and is not eligible to represent any WCF Member, they should contact the Secretary-General directly.

The other timetable dates set out in Appendix 2 paragraph 3 of the Sports Regulations are:

ALLOCATION DATE: Sunday, 15 April 2018

The highest grades achieved by players in the year ending on this date will be used to determine the initial allocation of Ranking Places).

ANNOUNCEMENT DATE: Sunday, 29 April 2018

The names of the players who have been awarded Ranking Places and Wild Card Places will be announced on this date.

CLOSING DATE: Sunday, 27 May 2018

This is the last date on which Members can nominate players for Membership Places requested on or before the Response Date. Any Membership Place which has been requested by a WCF Member but not taken up by the Closing Date will become an additional Ranking Place.