Covid 19   Update

GOOD NEWS –  From 27th June onwards the regulations have been relaxed and 4 players are now allowed to play. 2 singles (with double banking) or doubles. Evening Sessions are now available 6 days a week. Coaching is once again available.

With over 30 sessions a week and access to one of the best croquet lawns in Scotland our members have the opportunity to enjoy this great game over the Summer months. Let us all make the most of it.

Booking on the Website Calendar is essential. At present, only 4 players will be able to play in each session to comply with government guidelines.

Crathes may be opening in August

Aberdeen and Crathes Croquet Club, originally called Crathes Croquet Club when it joined the Scottish Croquet Association (SCA) in 2014, is dedicated to promoting BOTH Association and Golf Croquet. We play on the picturesque lawn at Crathes Castle, Banchory, courtesy of the National Trust for Scotland, and at the Albury Outdoor Sports Centre, Ferryhill, Aberdeen, courtesy of Sport Aberdeen and Albury Outdoor Sports Centre. Thanks to both for their continuing support in 202

Club membership stands at 32 men and women of all ages. Our Club Coach, Bill Strachan assisted by John Owen, can offer a coaching programme to cater for both the competitive and social player.

ACCC is strongly committed to the development of both Association and Golf Croquet in the North East of Scotland.

New Members are always welcome. Croquet offers an interesting outdoor activity  in the Summer months. It is a game of skill and strategy, angles, tactics and guile. The handicap system allows people to play successfully at all levels. Want to have  a taster session? Contact Bill at

Croquet is played in 28 countries around the world. The Association Croquet World Championship was held in Victoria, Australia in February.  The 2020 Champion is Reg Bamford from South Africa. This is his 5th world title, having first won in 2001.

The 2019 Golf Croquet World Champion is Ben Rothman from the USA