Croquet from the French word for a crooked stick, has its origins dating back since the 14th century. There are several forms of croquet including, most notably British lawn croquet and American lawn croquet. The latter offers various options including: Backyard nine-wicket, American six-wicket, international six-wicket, and golf croquet, which uses the nine-wicket layout. The World Croquet Federation (WCF) is the international governing body for croquet.
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Croquet World Online Magazine
Reporting of croquet events and issues world wide.
Croquet in Western Australia
News, results, pictures, and links in Western Australia.
E-mail list for general discussion of issues related to playing croquet.
Max Hooper's Articles
Offers history and tips and information for refereeing and umpiring.
The Oxford Croquet Site
Covers all aspects of croquet including equipment, lawn care and construction, laws, refereeing, tournament, management, technical papers, health and safety, history and coaching.
Wikipedia - Croquet
Hyperlinked encyclopedia article about the various versions of croquet, their history and rules.