Umpire Development

This page will list the current opportunities for umpire development. For general information about umpiring see the umpires about page

BCBUA Umpire Clinic Set for Feb 23

Tsawwassen and Ladner will be holding combined BCBUA Umpire Clinics on February 23rd at 8 am at Southpointe Academy – 1900 56th Ave in Tsawwassen. Umpires are required to register on the BCBUA website. There will be a Level 1 clinic for umpires of Tadpole and Mosquito Divisions, and a Level 2 clinic for umpires that will be working PeeWee Division and above.

If February 23rd does not work for you, please select another clinic to attend – the cost of the clinic is included in the BCBUA membership fee. New Umpires will attend a Level 1 clinic and returning umpires that are umpiring Pee Wee Division and higher will attend the Level 2 clinic.

New umpires are encouraged to register – and adults are always welcome to become umpires as well. For further information check out the umpire section on this site, and please contact the Umpire in Chief, John Pentland (778-868-9171), umpireinchief@ladnerminorbaseball.com.

In addition to the BCBUA clinics – UIC John Pentland will be offering training sessions starting Tuesday, January 28th at Delta Secondary School. Level 1 (for those umpiring Tadpole (9U) and Mosquito (11U) will attend from 615 pm to 715 pm and those umpiring PeeWee (13U) and above, they will attend from 730 to 830 pm. Please enter DSS by the East Gym and go to the Loft (take a right – up the stairs – just after entering the building.