WCF Simon Carter Golf Croquet World Championship 2019
The WCF Simon Carter Golf Croquet World Championship 2019 will be held at the Sussex County Croquet Club in West Sussex, England (and other venues) from Saturday, 27 July to Sunday, 4 August 2019 in accordance with version 4.9 of the Event Regulations and version 8.9 of the Sports Regulations.
The Event Capacity will be 80. The Entry Fee is £108 and will be payable by all those awarded Ranking Places, Wild Card Places or Membership Places by no later than 24 February 2019.
A Qualifying Tournament will be held at Guildford & Godalming Croquet Club from Monday, 22 July to Thursday, 25 July 2019 from which the four highest-placed finishers will gain places in the GCWC. Details of how to enter the Qualifying Tournament will be made available in due course.
The Event Website may be found here.
201 entries have been received from 21 countries. 37 Membership Places have been requested and 11 applications for Wild Card Places have been received. There will be four Qualifying Places.
The WCF Management Committee has awarded Wild Card Places to:
1 Euan Burridge (ENG)
2 Jamie Gumbrell (AUS)
Given the Event Capacity of 80, this leaves 37 Ranking Places which are awarded as follows.
|15||Ahmed El Mahdi||EGY|
|31||Ahmed El Amari||EGY|
Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Egypt, England, Finland, Germany, Ireland, Latvia, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Scotland, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Uruguay, Wales and the United States either have already nominated or are entitled to nominate 37 Membership Places in total by the Closing Date on Sunday, 27 January 2019 when the names will be published.
If any Membership Place or Places are not taken up by then, they will be replaced using the Replacement Ranking List current at midnight on the Closing Date.
OTHER KEY DATES
QUALIFYING Tournament Allocation Date: Sunday, 26 May 2019
Entries for the Qualifying Tournament received by this date will be accepted in ranking position order as shown in the Qualifier Ranking List which is itself calculated as at the end of the QTAD. If the Qualifying Tournament is over-subscribed on this date, unsuccessful entrants will be placed on a Qualifying Tournament Reserve List, also in ranking position order.
CUT-OFF DATE: Sunday, 9 June 2019
This is the date after which any returned Ranking Places or Wild Card Places are filled by creating extra Qualifying Places.
Qualifying Tournament Closing Date: Sunday, 7 July 2019
This is the last date on which entries can be received to fill any vacancies in the Qualifying Tournament. It is also the last date on which any returned Membership Places can be replaced by a player from the same country.