KENT HOCKEY UMPIRES ASSOCIATION 2016-2017

Management Team

Chairperson:……………………………………………….Rupert Carol

General Secretary & Webmaster:………..Peter Worrall 01622 750325

Membership Secretary:…………………………..Chris Peart 01233 635441

Treasurer:……………………………………………………..Malcolm Hasler 01843 581692

CRB & Welfare Officer:…………………………….Pete Mackintosh 07723 606058

Appointments Secretaries

Mens:…………………………………………………………Brian Miller 01322 526038

Ladies:……………………………………………………….Chris Peart 01233 635441

Other Responsibilities:

ERHUA Contact:…………………………………………Jason Davies 07779 796425

SCHUA Contact:………………………………………..Chris Henderson 01293 823708

…………………………………………………………………………Kate Peart 07931 735848

…………………………………………………………………………Jackie Gibbs 01689 862061

Publicity/Website Officer:………………………..Peter Worrall 01622 750325

SCHUA Representative:………………………….Darran Cass 01795 429049

Umpire Development (Men):…………………Peter Worrall 01622 750325

Umpire Development (Ladies):…………….David Wanostrocht 07731 199398

Youth Development:…………………………………Kate Peart 07931 735848

Shop Administrator…………………………………..Graham Baldwin 07764 895444

1. Dress – Umpires Colours: KHUA Appointed Members 1st Colour: Green; 2nd Colour: Cerise; General Member Colour: Orange. All to be worn with either black or grey trousers or skirt.

2. Umpire Gradings:

National – Awarded by England Hockey

Territorial – Awarded by ERHUA or SCHUA

3. Use of Gradings for Ladies’ League Matches:

Kent Grade 1 – Competent to umpire in East League, other appointments and County U21

Kent Grade 2 – Competent to umpire regularly in Kent Premier League and Junior County Matches.

Kent Grade 3 – Umpires holding Level 1 and competent to umpire in the Kent League Pool

Member – Umpires in training but not yet qualified, interested parties (never qualified), inactive umpires whose qualifications have lapsed.

To progress from Grade 3 to 2, Umpires should normally umpire:

(i) Junior County games, one of which must be the U18 A team or the U21 team.

(ii) Umpire regularly in the Kent Premier Division and be watched. To obtain Junior games, contact either of the Junior Reps. at the beginning of the season.

Umpires may request, or be selected, for further assessment, coaching and re-grading as deemed appropriate by the respective Development Officers.

For Rules, umpire gradings, email addresses and further details visit www.khua.co.uk

 


Disciplinary Rules

The current England Hockey Regulations for the enforcement of discipline apply. Should a Red Card be shown during a match, or an offence taking place requiring a Matchday Misconduct Report, a report form MUST be completed and sent for All Games to the – County Discipline Officer (Alan Sargent 01322 293266 | 07703 491586).