The AC National Veterans Championship took place at Budleigh Salterton this year.

Congratulations to two of the  winners from Sussex County who took part in this Tournament.
The A Class competiton of 8 players, -1.5 to 1.5 played  with no time limit although 2 hours 30 minutes was the anticipated bogey time. All matches finished bar one’. Paul Castell  won 6 out of 7 games and carried-off the Rothwell Challenge Cup. Winning the A block also made him the highest placed over 75 so he also took the Alan Pidcock Trophy.
The C Class competition of players with handicaps 4 to 6, saw David Marcus, win 6 out of 7 games and take the bottle of wine and a ‘memento’, a black enamel coated croquet figure made from nuts and bolts.