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Three different events will be
held: Croquet, Lawn Darts, and Bocce.
Individual champions will be
crowned in all three events. Also, a Lawn Game Olympic Champion
will be crowned.
Lawn Game Olympic champions will
be crowned using the following format:
Croquet will played in fields of six until
the final six remain, at which time the final 6 will play
for the championship.
The winner will be declared once a person
has hit his/her ball through all 14 wire hoops.
Order of play is declared on mallets.
If a player hits his/her own ball through
a hoop, he/she gets another turn.
Once an end post is hit, all accumulated
If a player hits an opponent's ball, that
player has the option of hitting again or positioning his/her
ball beside the opponent's ball.
This event will be played in a single elimination
Each opponent will throw two darts. The person
who scored last will throw first.
Dart throwers must throw from behind the
Games will be played to 21.
Each game will be played to 11 points. You
must win by 1.
Game consists of two red, two green, two
blue, two yellow and one white ball.
Rock/paper/scissors will decide who throws
out the first white game ball.
Object of the game is to try and get your
ball(s) as close to the yellow ball as possible. For example,
if the green team's balls are both closer to the yellow
game ball than either of the two red balls, the green team
is awarded two points...one point for each ball. In this
case, the red team receives no points.
An opponent can knock his opponent's ball
out-of-bounds with his ball.