Croquet members can be young, old or somewhere in between, both men and women, can be taken up by people who've never voluntarily played sport before as well as folk who've been/still are players of various ball sports; requires tactical as well as physical ability and can and is played by the competitive as well as the social participant.
When someone expresses an interest in coming along to see what the game is all about, all they need are flat-soled shoes and some time. Club mallets are available in the initial stages and FREE coaching will be arranged. After a few sessions a decision needs to be taken - to join the club, choosing the appropriate form of membership, or moving on to try another pursuit. Twilight evenings are also a good time to come along and try the simpler form of the game, golf croquet, couple of tips and away you go, success can be instant. And our bbq which often follows is a great way to wind down after a busy day.