Surrey Hockey Umpires' Association
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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
22nd February 2020
22nd February 2020Deborah KennyDeborah Kenny100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
Kim TaylorKim Taylor100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
15th February 2020
15th February 2020Hazel RoulstonHazel Roulston100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
12th January 2020
12th January 2020Adam FlemingAdam Fleming100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
Recent News Items
19th Mar
EH AGM and the proposed resolution

Tuesday 17th March was expected to be the long awaited EH AGM when the resolution to re-organise hockey in England was due for consideration. You were given some information on this at last year’s SHUA AGM as well as an update bulletin before Christmas. There is full documentation on the EH ...
click for full details

Covid-19 - the coronavirus

The coronavirus is with us and you will be aware, no doubt, that England Hockey has recommended that all league hockey is suspended forthwith. There are no messages coming from the leagues at present that suggest any immediate reversal of the decision to postpone games and so we can anticipate no ...
click for full details

17th Mar
More milestones --- at some stage.

Even though these matches will probably not take place because of the corona virus, we are proud to announce the following milestones which will, we all hope, be achieved before the end of this extended season.
.
500 Matches Paull Spindler 21st Mar 2020 Women's Surrey Premier - Spencer 2 v ...
click for full details

1st Mar
End of Season Fixtures

Ladies & Gents, I'm sure you appreciate we are now coming up to the finale of our season. With this come a large number of very important fixtures affecting promotion and relegation. It is, therefore, essential that our availability is as good as it possibly can be. If you have made yourself ...
click for full details

24th Jan
Our "new" President

Council is delighted to announce that Neville Wrench has agreed to take on the role of President of our Association. Neville is very well known as a willing and very capable member of many committees at England Hockey, Southern Counties and of course us. Neville has previously been the Secretary of ...
click for full details

9th Oct

(2019)
Level 1 --- Getting Assessed ...(with link - click here)

SHUA is keen to assist Clubs with the promotion of their umpires to the level 1 assessed stage and in this connection has set aside some Saturdays this season specifically for this reason. Please see the forthcoming events on the top left of this page for future date information. We have also ...
click for full details

... More
5th Oct

(2019)
Red Cards and MMOs ...(with link - click here)

Some updates and clarifications have been issued by EH in respect of Red Card and MMOs. Please ensure you refresh your memory on these regulations and particularly note there is now a "fillable pdf" that may be used for the reporting process. A brief summary of the changes is
Disrepute ...
click for full details

... More
25th Sep

(2019)
Recruitment ...(with link - click here)

We are always very keen to accept new members onto our rosters. You may either be a club umpire with ambition or a player who wishes to learn more about umpiring. Whatever your background we would like to hear from you so that we can discuss an umpire pathway for you. You may begin by seeking to ...
click for full details

... More
9th Sep

(2019)
New rules ...(with link - click here)

There is an excellent presentation on the new rules available from the link below. Please read it and take note of the tips given.

... More
1st Apr

(2017)
Head (and other serious) injuries ...(with link - click here)

Council would like to remind all umpires about the correct procedures with regard to head (and other serious) injuries.
In the event of a head (or another serious) injury, the game MUST be stopped immediately so that the player may receive appropriate treatment.
When and where possible and ...
click for full details

... More

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

Forthcoming Events
9th April 20209th Apr 2020
9th Apr 202014:00Selection & Coaching Committee Postponed
@ PWHC
20th April 202020th Apr 2020
20th Apr 202019:30Council Meeting Postponed
@ TBA
7th May 20207th May 2020
7th May 202014:00Selection & Coaching Committee
@ TBA
This is the new scheduled date for the meeting that was due to be held on 9th April.
18th May 202018th May 2020
18th May 202019:30Council Meeting
@ TBA
This is the new scheduled date for the meeting that was due to be held on 20th April.
20th July 202020th Jul 2020
20th Jul 202019:30AGM
@ TBA
Provisional date
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
9th April 20209th Apr 2020
9th Apr 202014:00Selection & Coaching Committee Postponed
@ PWHC
20th April 202020th Apr 2020
20th Apr 202019:30Council Meeting Postponed
@ TBA
7th May 20207th May 2020
7th May 202014:00Selection & Coaching Committee
@ TBA
This is the new scheduled date for the meeting that was due to be held on 9th April.
18th May 202018th May 2020
18th May 202019:30Council Meeting
@ TBA
This is the new scheduled date for the meeting that was due to be held on 20th April.
20th July 202020th Jul 2020
20th Jul 202019:30AGM
@ TBA
Provisional date
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
22nd February 2020
22nd February 2020Deborah KennyDeborah Kenny100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
Kim TaylorKim Taylor100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
15th February 2020
15th February 2020Hazel RoulstonHazel Roulston100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
12th January 2020
12th January 2020Adam FlemingAdam Fleming100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
Recent News Items
19th Mar
EH AGM and the proposed resolution

Tuesday 17th March was expected to be the long awaited EH AGM when the resolution to re-organise hockey in England was due for consideration. You were given some information on this at last year’s SHUA AGM as well as an update bulletin before Christmas. There is full documentation on the EH ...
click for full details

Covid-19 - the coronavirus

The coronavirus is with us and you will be aware, no doubt, that England Hockey has recommended that all league hockey is suspended forthwith. There are no messages coming from the leagues at present that suggest any immediate reversal of the decision to postpone games and so we can anticipate no ...
click for full details

17th Mar
More milestones --- at some stage.

Even though these matches will probably not take place because of the corona virus, we are proud to announce the following milestones which will, we all hope, be achieved before the end of this extended season.
.
500 Matches Paull Spindler 21st Mar 2020 Women's Surrey Premier - Spencer 2 v ...
click for full details

1st Mar
End of Season Fixtures

Ladies & Gents, I'm sure you appreciate we are now coming up to the finale of our season. With this come a large number of very important fixtures affecting promotion and relegation. It is, therefore, essential that our availability is as good as it possibly can be. If you have made yourself ...
click for full details

24th Jan
Our "new" President

Council is delighted to announce that Neville Wrench has agreed to take on the role of President of our Association. Neville is very well known as a willing and very capable member of many committees at England Hockey, Southern Counties and of course us. Neville has previously been the Secretary of ...
click for full details

9th Oct

(2019)
Level 1 --- Getting Assessed ...(with link - click here)

SHUA is keen to assist Clubs with the promotion of their umpires to the level 1 assessed stage and in this connection has set aside some Saturdays this season specifically for this reason. Please see the forthcoming events on the top left of this page for future date information. We have also ...
click for full details

... More
5th Oct

(2019)
Red Cards and MMOs ...(with link - click here)

Some updates and clarifications have been issued by EH in respect of Red Card and MMOs. Please ensure you refresh your memory on these regulations and particularly note there is now a "fillable pdf" that may be used for the reporting process. A brief summary of the changes is
Disrepute ...
click for full details

... More
25th Sep

(2019)
Recruitment ...(with link - click here)

We are always very keen to accept new members onto our rosters. You may either be a club umpire with ambition or a player who wishes to learn more about umpiring. Whatever your background we would like to hear from you so that we can discuss an umpire pathway for you. You may begin by seeking to ...
click for full details

... More
9th Sep

(2019)
New rules ...(with link - click here)

There is an excellent presentation on the new rules available from the link below. Please read it and take note of the tips given.

... More
1st Apr

(2017)
Head (and other serious) injuries ...(with link - click here)

Council would like to remind all umpires about the correct procedures with regard to head (and other serious) injuries.
In the event of a head (or another serious) injury, the game MUST be stopped immediately so that the player may receive appropriate treatment.
When and where possible and ...
click for full details

... More

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