Regional Umpiring Clinic

Regional Umpiring Clinic

September 19, 2019 BNS News 0

Regional Umpiring Clinic

 Where :        Canada Games Centre, 26 Thomas Raddall Drive, Halifax.

When :          Friday 18st October 2019, 6pm-9pm
Saturday 19th October 2019, 8:30am-3pm

 Cost : Estimated $20.00 (This cost may vary depending on how many participants attend)

Pre-Requisites : Must be at least 14 years old.

What to bring: Pens, paper, court shoes, clipboard, lunch

This clinic is for anyone who wishes to start off in the exciting world of umpiring. The course will cover all the laws of badminton in detail and how to apply them. It will also cover the basic umpiring skills such as how to score games and the verbiage to use during games. There will be an opportunity to put these skills into practice during the course.

This course is also very recommended to coaches and players who are just interested in getting a better understanding of the rules and the roles and responsibilities of court officials.

There is a Subway onsite and water fountains, but please bring any food / drink that you think you will require during the day

TO REGISTER or if you have any questions regarding this course or about Badminton umpiring in general, please contact Pat Thompson at

Members of other Badminton Associations are also welcome to attend this course.

Pre-Course Reading

Laws of Badminton : CLICK_HERE

Instructions To Technical Officials : Click Here  (Section 1, Section 2, Section 5, Section 6, Section 7, Section 8)

Vocabulary: Click Here – There is no expectation to have this all memorized prior to the course, but at least have a quick read through to start to familiarize yourself with the language that will be used when you are umpiring.

Please note, that if you are taking this course you will NOT be able to play in the event

Badminton Regional Umpire