Canterbury Hockey Umpires are happy to provide the following resources for umpire development to club and school supply umpires.
Hockey NZ Umpiring Guide - Click here
FIH Dartfish TV Clip Library - Click here
Rio Umpire Briefing - click here
Rules of Hockey:
2017 FIH Rule Book Download - Click here
FIH Rules of Hockey - 2017 adjustments - Click here
While there are no major rule changes for 2017, this document provides a few reminders around breaking at a PC and the 5m rule outside the circle: Click here
FIH Rules of Hockey App - Click here
Canterbury Hockey strongly recommends that all teams use protective facemasks for those players 'protecting the post' during Penalty Corners.
Bernie Pangrazio, Australia and Oceania Umpire and Umpire Manager. has produced a great series of education videos. Some are provided here, but more can be found by searching RULES GURU on YouTube
Below is a helpful video to assist with when is the right time to remove the face mask after the defending of a PC.
When is the ball out of play?
When is it a Penalty Corner?
5m and hits outside the circle...
Forms and Documents:
Penalty Card Guidelines: Umpire Card Guide.pdf
For more information about Canterbury Hockey's umpire development opportunities please contact:
Sam Grimshaw - firstname.lastname@example.org
Thanks to Tauranga Hockey Umpires for providing a model for this page.