Amersham and Chalfont HC - Umpire News

ACHC Umpire Co-ordinators
Men’s section: Richard Webb
Ladies section: Heidi Rutherford
Junior section: Brendan Dunne

To contact any umpire co ordinator Email:

Umpire Coaches & Assessors
Mark Rutherford
Andrew Sparrow
Mike Snell

Umpiring News
Click the umpires spreadsheet to see who is umpiring and update your availability 

Nov 2020 update 
Since lockdown England Hockey are organising both umpiring and coaching courses online. Please take advantage of this and book onto a course. Level 1 umpiring courses are only 2 hours long and cost £30 
Mark Rutherford is one of the course deliverers so don’t forget to say “hi” if you find yourself on one of his courses. His next course is Wednesday 9th December 2020 7.30-9.30 if interested. 

Congratulations to the following people who have passed their Level 1 umpiring assessment 
Simon Fox
Helen Brown 
Warren Scott 
Helene Gosden 
Dixit Patel 
Stuart Barrington 
Charlie Thompson
Tom McInley 
Ellie Hall

March 2020 update
Thanks to Brendan Dunne who has agreed to be junior umpire coordinator for the 2020/21 season

EH have released some excellent modules to help develop your umpiring skills. They can be found on this link

We have organised and hosted two successful umpires courses during the 2019 summer and thank those members who came out to give these new umpires some practise.

Congratulations to the following members who have been assessed and passed their level 1:
Paul Ballard
Jack Hurst
dward Watson
Matt Levine
Kern Zorzano
Leo Farruch
Libby Dunster
Ben Nicholls 
Alex Holloway
Brendan Dunne
Cally Davis

Special thanks to the following who have taken the plunge and umpired their first game this season (we hope you continue and do many more)
Sarah Johnson
zzy Johnson
Paul Ballard
Carla Wilson
Faris Lovejoy

New season 2019-2020
We have created two umpires What’sApp groups, one for juniors and one for adults. If you wish to join please contact one of the umpire co-ordinators listed below on

We have created a spreadsheet where umpires can volunteer their availability. This is available here on this link  so please give it a try. 

Fraser Barnes has volunteered to be the new junior section umpire co-ordinator and already has greatly helped creating the above spreadsheet and sorting umpires for the junior games so far.