The Edinburgh Tournament

Each year a multi-event open tournament called The Edinburgh Tournament is run at the start of the Edinburgh Festival.

From 2017 the Edinburgh Tournament will be run by Balgreen Croquet Club.

The Edinburgh Tournament is supported by Activcity Sport and Physical Activity in Edinburgh  

Full details and entry form can be found at

A full list of previous winners can be found on the Club History page.

Event 1: Open Singles (Cramond Cup)

Advanced Play

Event 2: Singles (Ian H. Wright Trophy)

Advanced Play, for players of handicap 4+

Event 3: Handicap Singles (Silver Jubilee Salver)

Advanced Play with bisques, for players of handicap 8+

Event 4: Handicap Singles (Walter B. Laing Cup)

Full Bisque Handicap Rules (relative to a base of 12), for players of handicap 14+

Event 5: Handicap Doubles (Norton Wright Trophies)

Handicap Rules, for pairs of combined handicap 5+

Event 6X: Handicap Singles (Edinburgh Croquet Cup)

Handicap rules, unrestricted entry

Event 6Y: Handicap Singles (Milne Trophy)

Handicap rules, unrestricted entry, consolation event for those knocked out in any stage of event 6X

Event 7: Golf Croquet

Handicap singles, unrestricted


The Lauder Bowl

Awarded to the player getting furthest without actually winning anything.