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Umpires

Interested in Softball Umpiring?

The Langley Umpires Association is recruiting softball umpires for the 2018!

Umpires have to be at least 11 years of age, enjoy the sport of fast-pitch softball, and have a willingness to learn and be a part of the umpiring fraternity across Canada. There are many training opportunities for new umpires, and a great support network in the Langley area.

 

If you are interested or would like more information, please contact Umpire-In-Chief Paul Muirhead at langleyumpires@gmail.com

Training Clinics

Training clinics prepare new and 2nd year umpires for the Certification Clinic in March.

Please contact langleyumpires@gmail.com for registration or more information.

Where: Saint Nicholas Parish gym (20675 87 Avenue, Langley)

When: Sundays, Jan 14 to Mar 11

Time: 7:00 – 8:30pm

In return for your commitment, your Softball BC Umpire Certification is paid for by the League.  Also, umpire equipment, shirts, hats will also be provided, free of charge, with a deposit only required.  Umpires only need to purchase navy blue straight-legged pants, black cleats, and an umpire kit ($18).

Umpires are paid monthly and you earn more than minimum wage!!!!!!!


Rules

  • See Specific Divisions for NLDS House Rules
  • Umpire's are issued a current Softball Canada rule book at certification clinics.  For copyright reasons there is no electronic version of SBC Rule Book.
  • Confused about a rule or rule interpretation? Visit the softball BC umpire section. The softball Canada Umpires Case Book is a great resource for rulings.