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Sussex Hockey Umpires' Association
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Association Contacts
Secretary
Mark Cranley
Treasurer
Ian Anguige
Women’s Appointment Secretary
Robin Lush
Men’s Appointment Secretary
Tim Holt
Membership Secretary and Kit
Glyn Crees
Recent News Items
22nd Nov
Return to Play
(News from Sussex Hockey Association)

A number of you will have seen the South League announcement that men's league hockey will restart on 5 December with the games scheduled for that date. This has been issued prior to EH guidance being issued, and we are waiting for this before advising clubs how to proceed. We know some clubs are ...
click for full details

11th Nov
FIH rules updated (still awaiting EH approval) ...(with link - click here)

There have been some small clarifications to the Rules of Hockey by FIH on 4 November 2020. The updated rules can be found by following the link in this news item, but in summary the changes are:

Playing the Game - 4.2 (regarding the use of knee pads): “Knee pads, used for this purpose, may be ...
click for full details

... More
5th Nov
Richard Atkinson

It is with great sadness that I have to report the death of Richard Atkinson

Richard has been a long standing umpire, assessor and, for the last five years, President of the association, as well as a good friend to many.

Further information will be posted as it becomes available

1st Nov
Club hockey in England suspended until after 4 December 2020 ...(with link - click here)
(News from Sussex Hockey Association)

Please see the attached England Hockey press release regarding the above. Following this all club hockey activity in Sussex is suspended until after 4 December 2020.

... More
14th Oct
Congratulations to Michael Acott, Peter Behrens, Nigel Cannon and James Evans

Many congratulations are due to Michael, Peter and Nigel who have all recently umpired their 200th games.
A notable achievement, well done to all.

Congratulations also to James Evans who is about to umpire his 100th game.
Well done James.

1st Oct
NHS COVID19 App QR Code ...(with link - click here)
(News from Sussex Hockey Association)

Any clubs wishing to create an NHS COVID19 App QR Code for their venues should follow the link in this news item

... More
12th Aug
COVID-19 ...(with link - click here)

With England Hockey moving to Step 4 of the Return to Play Guidance, all umpires, players, coaches and any other participants must complete the EH Participation Consent form online before taking part in any hockey activity. Full details are in the COVID-19 guidance documents on this website, in the ...
click for full details

... More
12th Mar
England Hockey statement in relation to COVID-19 virus ...(with link - click here)
(News from Sussex Hockey Association)

Please follow the link below to read the England Hockey statement in relation to COVID-19 virus

... More

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

Taking Neutral Appointments

If you are not currently taking neutral appointments from Sussex HUA and you are interested in doing so, please contact the Membership Secretary for more information (click here for email address).

Benefits of Sussex HUA Membership

Insurance

Fully insured to umpire ANY game ANYWHERE in the world.

Rule Changes

Guidance on changes in rules and their interpretations.

Sussex 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 the Sussex HUA network of umpires and the website.

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

Having taken the Club Umpire (Level 1) course, all umpires receive subscription free membership to the end of the season in which they took the course. Additionally under 18 umpires receive subscription free membership until their eighteenth birthday.

To Join Sussex HUA

Simply contact the Membership Secretary (click here for email address).

Taking Neutral Appointments

If you are not currently taking neutral appointments from Sussex HUA and you are interested in doing so, please contact the Membership Secretary for more information (click here for email address).

Benefits of Sussex HUA Membership

Insurance

Fully insured to umpire ANY game ANYWHERE in the world.

Rule Changes

Guidance on changes in rules and their interpretations.

Sussex 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 the Sussex HUA network of umpires and the website.

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

Having taken the Club Umpire (Level 1) course, all umpires receive subscription free membership to the end of the season in which they took the course. Additionally under 18 umpires receive subscription free membership until their eighteenth birthday.

To Join Sussex HUA

Simply contact the Membership Secretary (click here for email address).

Association Contacts
Secretary
Mark Cranley
Treasurer
Ian Anguige
Women’s Appointment Secretary
Robin Lush
Men’s Appointment Secretary
Tim Holt
Membership Secretary and Kit
Glyn Crees
Recent News Items
22nd Nov
Return to Play
(News from Sussex Hockey Association)

A number of you will have seen the South League announcement that men's league hockey will restart on 5 December with the games scheduled for that date. This has been issued prior to EH guidance being issued, and we are waiting for this before advising clubs how to proceed. We know some clubs are ...
click for full details

11th Nov
FIH rules updated (still awaiting EH approval) ...(with link - click here)

There have been some small clarifications to the Rules of Hockey by FIH on 4 November 2020. The updated rules can be found by following the link in this news item, but in summary the changes are:

Playing the Game - 4.2 (regarding the use of knee pads): “Knee pads, used for this purpose, may be ...
click for full details

... More
5th Nov
Richard Atkinson

It is with great sadness that I have to report the death of Richard Atkinson

Richard has been a long standing umpire, assessor and, for the last five years, President of the association, as well as a good friend to many.

Further information will be posted as it becomes available

1st Nov
Club hockey in England suspended until after 4 December 2020 ...(with link - click here)
(News from Sussex Hockey Association)

Please see the attached England Hockey press release regarding the above. Following this all club hockey activity in Sussex is suspended until after 4 December 2020.

... More
14th Oct
Congratulations to Michael Acott, Peter Behrens, Nigel Cannon and James Evans

Many congratulations are due to Michael, Peter and Nigel who have all recently umpired their 200th games.
A notable achievement, well done to all.

Congratulations also to James Evans who is about to umpire his 100th game.
Well done James.

1st Oct
NHS COVID19 App QR Code ...(with link - click here)
(News from Sussex Hockey Association)

Any clubs wishing to create an NHS COVID19 App QR Code for their venues should follow the link in this news item

... More
12th Aug
COVID-19 ...(with link - click here)

With England Hockey moving to Step 4 of the Return to Play Guidance, all umpires, players, coaches and any other participants must complete the EH Participation Consent form online before taking part in any hockey activity. Full details are in the COVID-19 guidance documents on this website, in the ...
click for full details

... More
12th Mar
England Hockey statement in relation to COVID-19 virus ...(with link - click here)
(News from Sussex Hockey Association)

Please follow the link below to read the England Hockey statement in relation to COVID-19 virus

... More

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