Crokinole rules, scoring, setup and even optional rules compiled and composed by Crokinole Depot. Rules of Crokinole. For Competitive Play. Basic Rules of Play. 1) Getting Ready a ) Aplayerorteam’sinitial orderofplay,colourofdiscs,andseatingposition,shall. OFFICIAL CROKINOLE RULES **All participants are encouraged to read these rules carefully. Playing Guidelines The object of the game is to shoot your disc.
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Play proceeds in a clockwise fashion. In Doubles play 4 players, 2 teamscrokonole sit on opposite sides of the board and play the same colour of discs, which are different from the colour of crokinolr opponents discs. Powered by Create your own unique website with customizable templates.
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Strict timing for the games must be observed. Doubles players are allowed to talk to their partner during the game. Therefore the black team has 40 points for that round.
Retrieved 22 July For scoring procedures see 4 Scoring d In singles, players will alternate starting rounds.
A board game similar to crokinole was patented on 20 April by Joshua K. During a shot only the shooting hand and associated arm can come into contact with the board or table. Before shooting croknole player must wait until all motion of the discs from the previous turn has ceased.
In other projects Wikimedia Commons. The round will be scored by the discs on the board at that time. All players must keep their fingers, hands, and discs off the ru,es unless it is their turn to shoot. Neither the board unless a rotating table is being usednor the chair of any player, may be moved while the game is in progress.
However, this can vary in tournament play. No other means of support is allowed while taking a shot. If still tied, repeat shoot out from the beginning.
If the round is tied each team will score 1 point. Sample scores of a completed crojinole in tournament play would be,, etc. Sample scores for the end of a round would be, For any round where no discs are shot before time expires, both teams will record a zero for that round.
If coaching occurs the offending party will be warned and, if they persist, the contestant receiving the coaching may be disqualified. During any shot, any disc that falls completely into the recessed central “20” hole a. The “one cheek” rule – as long as both feet are on the floor and one cheek of your posterior is on the chair it is a legal shooting position.
In singles play 2 players opponents sit on opposite sides of the board and each have different colour of discs.
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This is often called the “no hiding” rule, since it prevents players from placing their first shots rcokinole their opponent must traverse completely though the guarded centre ring to hit them and avoid fouling.
Scorecards are handed to the opponent before the beginning of play for the game. Three-cushion Five-pins and goriziana Artistic crkinole Balkline and straight rail Cushion caroms Four-ball.
It is removed to the ditch. See shoot-out rule below. Play progresses clockwise around the board. The reason for ceokinole misconception may be due to its popularity in Mennonite and Amish groups. The head-to-head tie-breaking procedure will be used. A championship match will be played best two out of three games in order to establish a winner. A game consists of 4 rounds.
However, if a player or team has had one less shot, they will be allowed to take one last shot immediately after the buzzer to even out number of shots taken. Neither the board, nor the seats of the players may be moved during the game.
The movie follows some of the competitors of the World Crokinole Championship as they prepare for the event. Before shooting, wait until all motion of the discs from the previous turn has ceased. Middle circle counts 10 points for each disc.
Pouches and containers are used to spread the powder over the playing surface. A disc that stops on the playing surface and is touching the outer line is deemed out of play and must immediately be placed in the ditch.
The outer edge of the board is raised slightly to keep errant shots from flying out, with a gutter between the playing surface and the edge to collect discarded pieces. Absolutely no other lubricant will be allowed. In doubles, the start of each round will move clockwise. Photo Galleries The team or player with the tan discs has a score of The National Crokinole Association NCA is a federation that supports existing, and the development of new, crokinole clubs and tournaments.
Once your hand is in a shooting position and the disc leaves your finger or cue, a shot is judged to have taken place. They oppose each other.
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The difference of the count between the players or teams, is the score for that round. For 2 – 4 Players When two players are playing, each player will have 12 discs of the same colour to shoot.
Retrieved 3 January Ingalls US Patent No.