Welcome to Chichester and Fishbourne Croquet Club

Anyone for Croquet? Looking for something to do in Chichester or Fishbourne? Why not come along and have a go?

Croquet is one of the finest outdoor sports. It is a friendly game combining ball skills as well as tactics. It’s relatively easy to understand, it’s fun to play and can be played by people of any age and of either sex.

We are always pleased to receive new members, of any age or level of experience from beginner to advanced. If you are interested in joining, please click on our club section to learn more about the club and how to get in touch. If you are thinking of taking up croquet from scratch, please keep reading this section for a brief introduction to the game and its benefits.

We are a small, friendly club with two lawns set within The Fishbourne Centre grounds. Casual visitors from other croquet clubs or with some experience of Golf croquet are always welcome to join us on Club Afternoons , but please contact us beforehand.

Our season runs from April to October and longer if the weather is fair and dry. New recruits are always welcome, and all members have the use of our equipment as well as access to coaching from our more experienced players.

Although most of our members play Golf Croquet We do also have a small enthusiastic group of Association Croquet players who are always keen to introduce new members to this complex and challenging game.

For both formats of the game, there are internal events and regional and national leagues and tournaments for those who wish to play competitively. These cater for all levels of player from beginner to expert.

Interested in playing?

Before deciding whether to join the club, prospective members are welcome to try the game. See our taking part section for details, and contact us if you want more information. Please contact one of our members listed on our contact page if you are a beginner and would like to try a free taster session. PLEASE VISIT THE “NEWS” PAGE CONCERNING PLAY DURING COVID-19 LOCKDOWN