Introductory umpiring course

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ECB ACO is working with London Youth Games for a third consecutive year to offer a Young Officials Course at Lord’s.

Course name: LYG Cricket Introductory Umpire Course

Course details: If you want to get involved with officiating at London Youth Games and are interested in cricket this is the course for you. The day will start with an introduction to umpiring (roles and responsibilities), and the afternoon will include both a practical demonstration of LYG Cricket and the regulations and formats for the competition.

Course location: ECB Boardroom, Lord’s Cricket Ground

Date: Saturday 18 January 2014

Time: 10:00 – 14:00

Minimum age: 14

In order to complete this qualification you will be expected to attend at least two half days at one of our weekend cricket qualifiers events. These take place on 1st-2nd February and 8th-9th February at Harrow Leisure Centre. The top umpires will be selected to officiate at the final at Lord’s on Sunday 2 March.

If you are interested in attending this course please send an email with 'Cricket Umpiring' in the title, to gamesforce@londonyouthgames.org.