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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
23rd Nov
Fixtures in December

For those of you who don't know already the fixtures in December, assuming we are allowed to play, will be as follows.

On Saturday 5th December the fixtures will be as already scheduled

There are no scheduled fixtures for 12th and 19th but those games postponed on 7th and 14th November will ...
click for full details

A message from the Welfare Manager

Hello All
There are times when I will be sending items from moonpig.com to members who are ill or injured.
If you receive one, it is from all of us at SHUA.
But, it may appear in your spam/junk folder --- but it is genuinely from us.
From: "WM"

17th Nov
Ladies & Gents

Assuming that Boris will allow us to restart on 2nd December, could I ask you all, especially our NHL and South umpires, to reconsider your availability for 5th December which may well have changed during this lockdown period. The same goes for 12th and 19th. If you have made yourself unavailable, ...
click for full details

About the new radios

A message from Charles Hallows --- our supplier --- pertinent to lockdown:
.
"I normally recommend putting them on to charge every 4-6 weeks whilst they are not being used – they shouldn’t take too long to charge."

10th Nov
Umpire radios

A message from our Treasurer:
.
When you have the new radios, please can you return the SHUA-owned UmpireTalk radio to a Council Member as soon as feasible, please. With the ‘unique’ charging cable if possible. We’d appreciate them NOT being sent in the post due to the battery ...
click for full details

9th Nov
SHUA Biker Radios

Around 22 of the initial 30 sets of new Biker Radios are now delivered / dispatched. If you are a Surrey Level 1 umpire, please order whilst you are in our priority category - the discounted payment can be set against appointment expenses rather than paid up front.

When you have the new radios, ...
click for full details

4th Nov
Have you lost your SHUA membership?

Did you used to be a SHUA member?
Are you hoping to benefit from the advantages of SHUA membership?
Are you no longer a SHUA member?
.
Maybe it's because you have not agreed to the Latest Data/Privacy Policy Agreement.
.
GDPR means that you can not be a member without agreeing to this ...
click for full details

3rd Nov
Appointments

Please note that if you have been appointed AFTER 5th November - that is any time during the next lockdown period - then your game will not be taking place. This is in accordance with the EH news flash referred to in another news item posted today.
There is no need to mark any games as cancelled - ...
click for full details

Umpire Positioning - drop in meeting on 2nd November

Sean Edwards presented another excellent session last night, this time on umpire positioning. This meeting was attended by nearly 90 members.
Video clips were used again to demonstrate the theories that were clearly explained beforehand. For umpires just embarking on their careers the advice is to ...
click for full details

Club Hockey in England suspended until after 4 December

England Hockey are disappointed to have to confirm that the national lockdown announced on Saturday will mean no club or community hockey from 5 November until after 4 December at the earliest.

The latest government announcement orders all sports facilities to close and therefore club and other ...
click for full details

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

Forthcoming Events
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
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
23rd Nov
Fixtures in December

For those of you who don't know already the fixtures in December, assuming we are allowed to play, will be as follows.

On Saturday 5th December the fixtures will be as already scheduled

There are no scheduled fixtures for 12th and 19th but those games postponed on 7th and 14th November will ...
click for full details

A message from the Welfare Manager

Hello All
There are times when I will be sending items from moonpig.com to members who are ill or injured.
If you receive one, it is from all of us at SHUA.
But, it may appear in your spam/junk folder --- but it is genuinely from us.
From: "WM"

17th Nov
Ladies & Gents

Assuming that Boris will allow us to restart on 2nd December, could I ask you all, especially our NHL and South umpires, to reconsider your availability for 5th December which may well have changed during this lockdown period. The same goes for 12th and 19th. If you have made yourself unavailable, ...
click for full details

About the new radios

A message from Charles Hallows --- our supplier --- pertinent to lockdown:
.
"I normally recommend putting them on to charge every 4-6 weeks whilst they are not being used – they shouldn’t take too long to charge."

10th Nov
Umpire radios

A message from our Treasurer:
.
When you have the new radios, please can you return the SHUA-owned UmpireTalk radio to a Council Member as soon as feasible, please. With the ‘unique’ charging cable if possible. We’d appreciate them NOT being sent in the post due to the battery ...
click for full details

9th Nov
SHUA Biker Radios

Around 22 of the initial 30 sets of new Biker Radios are now delivered / dispatched. If you are a Surrey Level 1 umpire, please order whilst you are in our priority category - the discounted payment can be set against appointment expenses rather than paid up front.

When you have the new radios, ...
click for full details

4th Nov
Have you lost your SHUA membership?

Did you used to be a SHUA member?
Are you hoping to benefit from the advantages of SHUA membership?
Are you no longer a SHUA member?
.
Maybe it's because you have not agreed to the Latest Data/Privacy Policy Agreement.
.
GDPR means that you can not be a member without agreeing to this ...
click for full details

3rd Nov
Appointments

Please note that if you have been appointed AFTER 5th November - that is any time during the next lockdown period - then your game will not be taking place. This is in accordance with the EH news flash referred to in another news item posted today.
There is no need to mark any games as cancelled - ...
click for full details

Umpire Positioning - drop in meeting on 2nd November

Sean Edwards presented another excellent session last night, this time on umpire positioning. This meeting was attended by nearly 90 members.
Video clips were used again to demonstrate the theories that were clearly explained beforehand. For umpires just embarking on their careers the advice is to ...
click for full details

Club Hockey in England suspended until after 4 December

England Hockey are disappointed to have to confirm that the national lockdown announced on Saturday will mean no club or community hockey from 5 November until after 4 December at the earliest.

The latest government announcement orders all sports facilities to close and therefore club and other ...
click for full details

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