Slowpitch Umpire Basic Clinic 2018, July 27 – 29 + assessments July 30

The ESF Technical Commission is planning a Basic Clinic for Slowpitch Umpires in 2018, to be held in Riccione (Italy).

Candidates must arrive in Riccione on Friday, July 27 before 18:00h. for introductions etc. 

The clinic sessions start on Friday 27 at 20:00 and ends on Sunday 29 at around 16:00.

Assessment games will be on Monday, July 30 as part of the CSPESC 2018 Competition.

Except as below, participants will leave on Monday 30 evening or Tuesday 31 morning.

On receipt of candidates’ applications for the Course, a number will be selected to remain at Riccione as members of the ESF umpire crew for CSPESC 2018: those candidates will stay at the venue until Sunday, August 5. As assigned to the ESF umpiring crew, their transport to and from Riccione will become the responsibility of their Federations and their accommodation during the competition will be the responsibility of the organizers.

These assignments will be communicated to Federations and candidates immediately after the receipt of all candidate applications on April 15.

In order to have enough time to confirm hotel rooms and organize the clinic, we would like to know asap if your Federation will send umpires to this clinic and if so, how many.

Please reply to this message by April 15, to:

Remember that the number of free spots is limited. We accept a maximum of 16 candidates, and a minimum of 10 candidates is needed fo the clinic to be organized.

A quick reply is needed to make sure your candidate(s) will be accepted.

Clinic fee €75: Hotel (full board, local transport): €120 (in double room),

Invoices / Payment details will follow after acceptance of your application.

Registration will be confirmed after payment.

A registration form is available here

Carolien Stadhouders

ESF Director of Umpires