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Surrey Hockey Umpires' Association
Surrey Hockey Umpires' Association
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Association Contacts
Hon. Chairman
Jane Binner
Hon. Secretary
Ian Witchell
Hon. Treasurer
Mark Bennett
Outdoor Appointments (Saturday and Schools)
Chris Burton
Outdoor Appointments (BUCS Midweek)
Peter Redshaw
Outdoor Appointments (Sunday)
Kirit Sharma
Indoor Appointments
Dave J Thompson
Chairman of Selectors
Paul Hollingum
SHUA Shop
Andy Chambers
Webmaster
Dave J Thompson
Webmaster Assistant
Ian Witchell
Red Card/MMOs for SHUA Appointed Matches
Ian Witchell
County Disciplinary Administrator Red Cards/MMOs in Club matches
Marilyn Walker
Joining Surrey HUA

If you are interested in joining the Hockey Umpires' Association, whether to take neutral umpiring appointments or not, click here to register your interest and we will contact you.

Recent Milestones
24th October 2020
24th October 2020Ian WitchellIan Witchell250th Surrey HUA umpire support appointment.
250th Surrey HUA umpire support appointment.
Eb MukhtarEb Mukhtar100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
3rd October 2020
3rd October 2020Simon G WilsonSimon G Wilson100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
19th September 2020
19th September 2020Peter HorsfieldPeter Horsfield300th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
300th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
12th September 2020
12th September 2020Jeremy RayneJeremy Rayne100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
Andy WarrAndy Warr100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
29th August 2020
29th August 2020Paull SpindlerPaull Spindler500th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
500th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
Recent News Items
22nd Oct
SATURDAY APPOINTMENTS

I am so sorry about this appalling business of you all having to wait so long for the appointments to be published. As you know, we are very reliant on the South for whatever "scraps" they can return to us on a Saturday. For some reason which I don't understand, they are now taking forever to ...
click for full details

13th Oct
DROP-IN UMPIRE TRAINING SESSIONS ON ZOOM

Surrey Hockey Umpire Association is running 3 educational “DROP IN” sessions on Zoom. These will be run by Sean Edwards – a local Surrey umpire now umpiring internationally! Attend all 3 or simply drop in on the 1 you are interested in.
Each session will have a main ...
click for full details

5th Oct
Very sad news

For those who knew Derrick Austin --- he passed away last month after a long illness.
We have contacted his wife Alison with words of sympathy.
Derrick umpired for SHUA in the days before this website and, once they moved house, he continued to umpire for Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight.
Our ...
click for full details

29th Sep
Appointments

Ladies and Gents, I am very conscious of the fact that my appointments are going up rather too late. This is because the South seem to be having more problems than usual - possibly Covid related. I cannot complete my appointments until I know which South umpires are available to me. So, if you are ...
click for full details

27th Sep
SHOP SALE

We are offering a significant discount on all remaining stock of jumpers, in Green, Cerise and Yellow to our appointed umpires. These are discontinued items and so will be allocated on a first come first served basis if a size runs out. Log on to the Shop in your personal area for further ...
click for full details

23rd Sep
New Constitution and the Red Card/MMO Regulations

Constitution
An error with two of the links in the document posted on Sunday has necessitated a revised document being put up on this website. Apologies that all members will be required to acknowledge the new wording. The alterations were in Rule 5)b).
Red Cards/MMOs
Please note ...
click for full details

18th Aug
Covid Form

A message from your Covid Officer. You will find all you need in your Personal Area down the left-hand side. Firstly fill in the EH form and press the "participation" button. Then return to your personal area and press the last button required. Until you have done this, I will not be able to ...
click for full details

Covid-19 and Umpiring

I am sure there is a fairly widespread relief that we are about to embark on hockey umpiring after a prolonged spell away from our sport? SHUA has implemented a couple of website upgrades that will ensure compliance with all the new regulations that are necessary to ensure we have sufficient ...
click for full details

15th Aug
Covid 19

Ladies and Gents, it would appear that I am to be your SHUA Covid Officer. For you to be allowed to umpire,, it is essential that you follow the following guidelines.
1, Complete the EH Covid Form
2. Check that it has been approved by EH. This may not be immediate.
3. Tex will be inserting a ...
click for full details

11th Aug
Return to Hockey ...(with link - click here)

England Hockey has announced that both the DCMS (Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport) and the government have given approval to EH’s Sport Specific Risk Assessment, which allows a return to 11-a-side hockey without social distancing.
There are some specifics that should be ...
click for full details

... More

Click here for more news items and more details for any of these news items.

Forthcoming Events
26th October 202026th Oct 2020
26th Oct 202018:30Drop in Training Meeting
@ Zoom online
Decision making. If you are interested, please register by emailing Matt at mfdean@btinternet.com Suitable for any recent level 1 course attendees, any aspiring umpires, any players that want to know a bit more about umpiring and any parents who umpire colts. All ages welcomed.
2nd November 20202nd Nov 2020
2nd Nov 202018:30Drop in Training Meeting
@ Zoom online
Positioning If you are interested, please register by emailing Matt at mfdean@btinternet.com Suitable for any recent level 1 course attendees, any aspiring umpires, any players that want to know a bit more about umpiring and any parents who umpire colts. All ages welcomed.
9th November 20209th Nov 2020
9th Nov 202018:30Drop in Training Meeting
@ Zoom online
Player & Game Management If you are interested, please register by emailing Matt at mfdean@btinternet.com Suitable for any recent level 1 course attendees, any aspiring umpires, any players that want to know a bit more about umpiring and any parents who umpire colts. All ages welcomed.
3rd January 20213rd Jan 2021
3rd Jan 202119:30Selection & Coaching Committee
@ Zoom online
25th January 202125th Jan 2021
25th Jan 202119:30Council Meeting
@ Zoom online
8th April 20218th Apr 2021
8th Apr 202119:30Selection & Coaching Committee
@ Zoom online
19th April 202119th Apr 2021
19th Apr 202119:30Council Meeting
@ TBA
28th June 202128th Jun 2021
28th Jun 202119:30Council Meeting (provisional)
@ TBA
26th July 202126th Jul 2021
26th Jul 202119:30AGM
@ Zoom online
Provisional date and venue for the AGM
Headlines
July 2019 - New rules changes confirmed - see news item or Information and Downloads page
Benefits of Surrey HUA Membership

Insurance

Fully insured to umpire ANY game ANYWHERE in the world.

Rule Changes

Guidance on changes in rules and their interpretations.

Surrey HUA Support

Support with any umpiring issues.

Support with any questions arising from any of your games (a red card for example).

Support for questions about umpiring or where to go next.

Support whether or not you take appointments from us.

Full access to and advice from our Level 2 (SCHUA and higher) umpires.

Active umpires receive regular coaching.

Progression

Advice on the EH Umpire pathway --- Level 1 is only the first step.

Club Umpire (Level 1) Practical Assessment

Free practical assessment to complete the Club Umpire (Assessed) qualification.

Free Membership

Unassessed umpires receive subscription free membership for at least one full season.

To Join Surrey HUA

Complete the join us form.

Joining Surrey HUA

If you are interested in joining the Hockey Umpires' Association, whether to take neutral umpiring appointments or not, click here to register your interest and we will contact you.

Forthcoming Events
26th October 202026th Oct 2020
26th Oct 202018:30Drop in Training Meeting
@ Zoom online
Decision making. If you are interested, please register by emailing Matt at mfdean@btinternet.com Suitable for any recent level 1 course attendees, any aspiring umpires, any players that want to know a bit more about umpiring and any parents who umpire colts. All ages welcomed.
2nd November 20202nd Nov 2020
2nd Nov 202018:30Drop in Training Meeting
@ Zoom online
Positioning If you are interested, please register by emailing Matt at mfdean@btinternet.com Suitable for any recent level 1 course attendees, any aspiring umpires, any players that want to know a bit more about umpiring and any parents who umpire colts. All ages welcomed.
9th November 20209th Nov 2020
9th Nov 202018:30Drop in Training Meeting
@ Zoom online
Player & Game Management If you are interested, please register by emailing Matt at mfdean@btinternet.com Suitable for any recent level 1 course attendees, any aspiring umpires, any players that want to know a bit more about umpiring and any parents who umpire colts. All ages welcomed.
3rd January 20213rd Jan 2021
3rd Jan 202119:30Selection & Coaching Committee
@ Zoom online
25th January 202125th Jan 2021
25th Jan 202119:30Council Meeting
@ Zoom online
8th April 20218th Apr 2021
8th Apr 202119:30Selection & Coaching Committee
@ Zoom online
19th April 202119th Apr 2021
19th Apr 202119:30Council Meeting
@ TBA
28th June 202128th Jun 2021
28th Jun 202119:30Council Meeting (provisional)
@ TBA
26th July 202126th Jul 2021
26th Jul 202119:30AGM
@ Zoom online
Provisional date and venue for the AGM
Benefits of Surrey HUA Membership

Insurance

Fully insured to umpire ANY game ANYWHERE in the world.

Rule Changes

Guidance on changes in rules and their interpretations.

Surrey HUA Support

Support with any umpiring issues.

Support with any questions arising from any of your games (a red card for example).

Support for questions about umpiring or where to go next.

Support whether or not you take appointments from us.

Full access to and advice from our Level 2 (SCHUA and higher) umpires.

Active umpires receive regular coaching.

Progression

Advice on the EH Umpire pathway --- Level 1 is only the first step.

Club Umpire (Level 1) Practical Assessment

Free practical assessment to complete the Club Umpire (Assessed) qualification.

Free Membership

Unassessed umpires receive subscription free membership for at least one full season.

To Join Surrey HUA

Complete the join us form.

Association Contacts
Hon. Chairman
Jane Binner
Hon. Secretary
Ian Witchell
Hon. Treasurer
Mark Bennett
Outdoor Appointments (Saturday and Schools)
Chris Burton
Outdoor Appointments (BUCS Midweek)
Peter Redshaw
Outdoor Appointments (Sunday)
Kirit Sharma
Indoor Appointments
Dave J Thompson
Chairman of Selectors
Paul Hollingum
SHUA Shop
Andy Chambers
Webmaster
Dave J Thompson
Webmaster Assistant
Ian Witchell
Red Card/MMOs for SHUA Appointed Matches
Ian Witchell
County Disciplinary Administrator Red Cards/MMOs in Club matches
Marilyn Walker
Headlines
July 2019 - New rules changes confirmed - see news item or Information and Downloads page
Recent Milestones
24th October 2020
24th October 2020Ian WitchellIan Witchell250th Surrey HUA umpire support appointment.
250th Surrey HUA umpire support appointment.
Eb MukhtarEb Mukhtar100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
3rd October 2020
3rd October 2020Simon G WilsonSimon G Wilson100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
19th September 2020
19th September 2020Peter HorsfieldPeter Horsfield300th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
300th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
12th September 2020
12th September 2020Jeremy RayneJeremy Rayne100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
Andy WarrAndy Warr100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
29th August 2020
29th August 2020Paull SpindlerPaull Spindler500th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
500th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
Recent News Items
22nd Oct
SATURDAY APPOINTMENTS

I am so sorry about this appalling business of you all having to wait so long for the appointments to be published. As you know, we are very reliant on the South for whatever "scraps" they can return to us on a Saturday. For some reason which I don't understand, they are now taking forever to ...
click for full details

13th Oct
DROP-IN UMPIRE TRAINING SESSIONS ON ZOOM

Surrey Hockey Umpire Association is running 3 educational “DROP IN” sessions on Zoom. These will be run by Sean Edwards – a local Surrey umpire now umpiring internationally! Attend all 3 or simply drop in on the 1 you are interested in.
Each session will have a main ...
click for full details

5th Oct
Very sad news

For those who knew Derrick Austin --- he passed away last month after a long illness.
We have contacted his wife Alison with words of sympathy.
Derrick umpired for SHUA in the days before this website and, once they moved house, he continued to umpire for Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight.
Our ...
click for full details

29th Sep
Appointments

Ladies and Gents, I am very conscious of the fact that my appointments are going up rather too late. This is because the South seem to be having more problems than usual - possibly Covid related. I cannot complete my appointments until I know which South umpires are available to me. So, if you are ...
click for full details

27th Sep
SHOP SALE

We are offering a significant discount on all remaining stock of jumpers, in Green, Cerise and Yellow to our appointed umpires. These are discontinued items and so will be allocated on a first come first served basis if a size runs out. Log on to the Shop in your personal area for further ...
click for full details

23rd Sep
New Constitution and the Red Card/MMO Regulations

Constitution
An error with two of the links in the document posted on Sunday has necessitated a revised document being put up on this website. Apologies that all members will be required to acknowledge the new wording. The alterations were in Rule 5)b).
Red Cards/MMOs
Please note ...
click for full details

18th Aug
Covid Form

A message from your Covid Officer. You will find all you need in your Personal Area down the left-hand side. Firstly fill in the EH form and press the "participation" button. Then return to your personal area and press the last button required. Until you have done this, I will not be able to ...
click for full details

Covid-19 and Umpiring

I am sure there is a fairly widespread relief that we are about to embark on hockey umpiring after a prolonged spell away from our sport? SHUA has implemented a couple of website upgrades that will ensure compliance with all the new regulations that are necessary to ensure we have sufficient ...
click for full details

15th Aug
Covid 19

Ladies and Gents, it would appear that I am to be your SHUA Covid Officer. For you to be allowed to umpire,, it is essential that you follow the following guidelines.
1, Complete the EH Covid Form
2. Check that it has been approved by EH. This may not be immediate.
3. Tex will be inserting a ...
click for full details

11th Aug
Return to Hockey ...(with link - click here)

England Hockey has announced that both the DCMS (Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport) and the government have given approval to EH’s Sport Specific Risk Assessment, which allows a return to 11-a-side hockey without social distancing.
There are some specifics that should be ...
click for full details

... More

Click here for more news items and more details for any of these news items.