Surrey Hockey Umpires' Association
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Surrey Hockey Umpires' Association
Surrey Hockey Umpires' Association
Public Area
Home Page
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) - Locum
Ian Witchell
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
30th November 2019
30th November 2019Henry NelsonHenry Nelson100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
27th November 2019
27th November 2019Neville WrenchNeville Wrench400th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
400th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
13th November 2019
13th November 2019Mark BennettMark Bennett300th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
300th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
2nd November 2019
2nd November 2019Sue RedshawSue Redshaw1000th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
1000th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
Keith HouseKeith House500th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
500th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
Recent News Items
9th Dec
Surrey Cup

Good Morning all. The Surrey Cup will be taking place on Saturday 4th January. I do not yet know the format but I will let you all know asap. Come what may, I will definitely require the services of a number of our senior umpires. You availability will be very much appreciated. There will probably ...
click for full details

1st Nov
Sunday Availability

Plenty of Sunday games on the horizon so please add your availability via the personal area.
IMPORTANT Ian Witchell is the new locum Sunday Appointments Secretary in place of Chris Burton. Please direct any inquiries about Sunday games ...
click for full details

24th Oct
Availability

You will all have noticed that at the moment we are not able to appoint to anything like the same number of games.as in previous seasons. I'm afraid that EH's plan of more National Leagues is taking its toll and the South now have 31 of our members and we may well lose 4 more very shortly. click for full details

18th Oct
Key Contacts in SHUA

A new section appears on the home page with our key personnel contact details.
IDW

9th Oct
...(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
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
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
24th Sep
Links

The links to the Appointments pages for SCHUA and the NPUA have been updated. See the top menu bar on the home page.

IMPORTANT: RULES CLARIFICATION

Rule 13.5c states:
"The penalty corner is completed when the ball travels more than 5 metres outside the circle."
There has been some confusing and conflicting advice given recently concerning this rule.
We have clarification from FIH and the following is the way the rule should have been ...
click for full details

13th Sep
Post AGM matters

There is very little new news available about the possible re-organisation of hockey as announced and discussed at the AGM. Council has convened a couple of informal get togethers of key officers to try and bottom out any approach or stance we should be considering but nothing substantive can yet ...
click for full details

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

Forthcoming Events
2nd January 20202nd Jan 2020
2nd Jan 202014:00Selection & Coaching Committee
@ Leatherhead
Panel review meeting
18th January 202018th Jan 2020
18th Jan 202010:00Level 1 Assessment Day
@ TBA
Please see news item dated 9th October 2019 for details and procedures.
20th January 202020th Jan 2020
20th Jan 202019:30Council Meeting
@ TBA
22nd February 202022nd Feb 2020
22nd Feb 202010:00Level 1 Assessment Day
@ TBA
Please see news item dated 9th October 2019 for details and procedures.
16th March 202016th Mar 2020
16th Mar 202019:30Council Meeting
@ TBA
21st March 202021st Mar 2020
21st Mar 202010:00Level 1 Assessment Day
@ TBA
Please see news item dated 9th October 2019 for details and procedures.
9th April 20209th Apr 2020
9th Apr 202014:00Selection & Coaching Committee
@ Leatherhead
20th April 202020th Apr 2020
20th Apr 202019:30Council Meeting
@ TBA
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
2nd January 20202nd Jan 2020
2nd Jan 202014:00Selection & Coaching Committee
@ Leatherhead
Panel review meeting
18th January 202018th Jan 2020
18th Jan 202010:00Level 1 Assessment Day
@ TBA
Please see news item dated 9th October 2019 for details and procedures.
20th January 202020th Jan 2020
20th Jan 202019:30Council Meeting
@ TBA
22nd February 202022nd Feb 2020
22nd Feb 202010:00Level 1 Assessment Day
@ TBA
Please see news item dated 9th October 2019 for details and procedures.
16th March 202016th Mar 2020
16th Mar 202019:30Council Meeting
@ TBA
21st March 202021st Mar 2020
21st Mar 202010:00Level 1 Assessment Day
@ TBA
Please see news item dated 9th October 2019 for details and procedures.
9th April 20209th Apr 2020
9th Apr 202014:00Selection & Coaching Committee
@ Leatherhead
20th April 202020th Apr 2020
20th Apr 202019:30Council Meeting
@ TBA
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) - Locum
Ian Witchell
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
30th November 2019
30th November 2019Henry NelsonHenry Nelson100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
100th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
27th November 2019
27th November 2019Neville WrenchNeville Wrench400th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
400th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
13th November 2019
13th November 2019Mark BennettMark Bennett300th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
300th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
2nd November 2019
2nd November 2019Sue RedshawSue Redshaw1000th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
1000th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
Keith HouseKeith House500th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
500th Surrey HUA umpiring appointment.
Recent News Items
9th Dec
Surrey Cup

Good Morning all. The Surrey Cup will be taking place on Saturday 4th January. I do not yet know the format but I will let you all know asap. Come what may, I will definitely require the services of a number of our senior umpires. You availability will be very much appreciated. There will probably ...
click for full details

1st Nov
Sunday Availability

Plenty of Sunday games on the horizon so please add your availability via the personal area.
IMPORTANT Ian Witchell is the new locum Sunday Appointments Secretary in place of Chris Burton. Please direct any inquiries about Sunday games ...
click for full details

24th Oct
Availability

You will all have noticed that at the moment we are not able to appoint to anything like the same number of games.as in previous seasons. I'm afraid that EH's plan of more National Leagues is taking its toll and the South now have 31 of our members and we may well lose 4 more very shortly. click for full details

18th Oct
Key Contacts in SHUA

A new section appears on the home page with our key personnel contact details.
IDW

9th Oct
...(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
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
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
24th Sep
Links

The links to the Appointments pages for SCHUA and the NPUA have been updated. See the top menu bar on the home page.

IMPORTANT: RULES CLARIFICATION

Rule 13.5c states:
"The penalty corner is completed when the ball travels more than 5 metres outside the circle."
There has been some confusing and conflicting advice given recently concerning this rule.
We have clarification from FIH and the following is the way the rule should have been ...
click for full details

13th Sep
Post AGM matters

There is very little new news available about the possible re-organisation of hockey as announced and discussed at the AGM. Council has convened a couple of informal get togethers of key officers to try and bottom out any approach or stance we should be considering but nothing substantive can yet ...
click for full details

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