News and Announcements

Field Hockey Alberta is looking for volunteers to cover some casino shifts on July 28 and July 29th.

They’re looking to fill a Banker shift on both dates from 6:30 p.m. to 3:30 a.m. and a Chip Runner shift from 6:30 p.m. to 3:30 a.m. on July 29th.

The location is the Cash Casino at 4040 Blackfoot Trail.

Please let Burgundy or Huyen know if you’re interested.

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2019 U15 Nationals - Information

Posted by CLFHA at Jul 14, 2019 7:56PM PDT ( 0 Comments )

Field Hockey Alberta is hosting U15 Nationals in Calgary at the UofC Hawkings Field, July 22-28th. See http://www.fieldhockey.ab.ca/content/U15-Nationals-20193 for details and schedule.

Interested in being a part of the U15’s Nationals Organizational committee? There is a search for volunteers: ball girls/boys, vendors, hospitality team, sponsorship, events, etc.

Click Here To Sign Up

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CLFHA Outdoor Umpiring Certification Clinic

Posted by CLFHA at May 7, 2019 8:51PM PDT ( 0 Comments )

An in-person umpiring clinic for outdoor Provincial certification will be held on June 6th and June 13th, 2019 at:

2nd Floor Lounge, Bridgeland Crossings I
38 9 St. NE
T2E 7X9

For more information and to register, please follow this link: https://fhumpires.com/clinic

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2019 Outdoor Pre-Season Practices

Posted by CLFHA at Mar 12, 2019 10:08PM PDT ( 0 Comments )

Three free pre-season practices will be held in advance of the 2019 outdoor season from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on the following dates in Fieldhouse 2 at the Genesis Centre (#10, 7555 Falconridge Blvd. NE):

  • Monday, April 15, 2019
  • Wednesday, April 17, 2019
  • Wednesday, April 24, 2019
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CLFHA Indoor Umpiring Certification Clinic

Posted by CLFHA at Apr 30, 2018 10:56AM PDT ( 0 Comments )

January 2019 In-Person Indoor Provincial Umpiring Clinic

DATES & TIMES:
Tuesday, January 22, 2019 and Thursday, January 24, 2019
6:30-9:30pm

WHERE:
2nd Floor Lounge, Bridgeland Crossings I
38 9 Street NE, T2E 7X9

  • Parking is free on the street after 6:30pm
  • Inside the Car2Go home zone
  • Steps away from​ the Bridgeland C-Train Station on the Blue Line
  • Dial 2-717 on intercom to gain access to building, wait in lobby for elevator access
  • After reaching the second floor, turn right out of the elevator, and the lounge is a few doors down on the right

HOW MUCH:
$50 to attend in-person ($80 for online only)
Optional Umpire Shirt: $55

To re-certify, the online course is the only option and costs $25

Course Conductor: Keely Dunn

TO REGISTER
To register, follow this link – https://fhumpires.com/clinic

WHAT’S INVOLVED:

1. Classroom

  • Rules & interpretations
  • Positioning
  • Management tools
  • Lots of video clips to illustrate and fuel discussions
  • Q&A

Bring:
Internet-capable device (phone, tablet, laptop) and/or paper and pen
Food, snacks, drinks (seriously, there’s a full kitchen)

2. Written Exam
The exam is available online and must be completed by the end of the season in which the clinic or online course was launched

3. Field Assessment

  • You will be scheduled or can request opportunities to shadow experienced umpires
  • Then you will umpire with an experienced umpire or umpire-coach shadowing you
  • Then you work with the League Coordinator and an Assessor to schedule a field assessment
  • You get paid retroactively to the beginning of the season for games where you umpired (i.e. blow the whistle)