News

New/Current Umpires Coaching Session at Parallel Cup!

March 1, 2024.

The 49th Parallel Cup scheduled for this Saturday at Colonel Samuel Smith Park is already scheduled to be a full day of Footy action!

(Check out this article for further details – Parallel Cup Details)

To add to the jampacked day of action, AFL Canada Head Umpire Derek Govier will be hosting an Open Education Session for current umpires, prospective umps or anyone interested in learning more about the game.

Topics on the agenda will include:

  • Pathway to becoming a registered AFL Canada umpire.
  • Umpiring Basics (rules/phrasing/positioning/etc)
  • Information on an Umpires perspective for players

This session isnt just for Umpires, these sessions have been run in Halifax and Ottawa with great response from players in improving their knowledge around Footy!

Details:

  • Where: Colonel Samuel Smith Park, Etobicoke
    • In front of the Grandstand
  • When: August 13, 2022
    • Midday start and the session will run for 30-40 minutes
  • How Much: FREE!

For further details, you can feel free to reach out to Derek at umpires@aflcanada.com

Related Post

Footy to feature at the 2024 Kin Games!

Footy to feature at the 2024 Kin Games!

AFL Canada is once again taking part in the largest student-run conference in Canada in 2024 - the Kin Games! Kinesiology students from all across Canada will converge upon Windsor, Ontario to take part in activities related to academics, athletics, dance and spirit!...

read more
AFL Grand Final Functions in Canada

AFL Grand Final Functions in Canada

AFL Canada member clubs hold Grand Final functions all across Canada, so wherever you are you'll be able to view the game with fellow Footy Fans! Keep an eye on this article as we'll update it as all functions are confirmed! Details of the functions already confirmed...

read more
Social media & sharing icons powered by UltimatelySocial