Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of Members of the Geelong Football Umpires’ League Incorporated will be held at the GFUL Club Rooms, Kardinia Park, on Wednesday November 18 at 7.30pm.
The Geelong Umpires along with Encompass will be hold a Grand Final Breakfast the the rooms on GFL Grand Final Day, Saturday 26th of September.
Encompass Community Services will be cooking up a storm with a hot breakfast including – bacon, scrambled eggs, baked beans, mini sausages and toast as well as croissant, mini sweet muffins and small Danish pastries as well as juices and tea and coffee for $18.50. Then you can head across to the game and enjoy all the action from Simmonds Stadium.
RSVP is essential for catering purposes so please complete the form below to book you seat.
Encompass Community Services will be running a fundraising BBQ at training on the 16th of September. We invite all umpires and their families to attend with a meal and drink supplied for $10 starting at 6:30pm. All money raised on the night will go towards helping fund Encompass work with the Disable in the Community. It will also be a great way to encourage all umpires who will still be training before GFL and BFL finals matches. RSVP is essential by the 15th of September.
The Geelong Umpires are seeking expressions of interest for Field Boundary and Goal coaching positions for the 2016 season.
All appointments will be Fixed Term 2016 with Honorarium Commensurate with Experience.
Positions Available are:
All position description and key selection criteria are available to be viewed below. Applicants should address the Key Selection Criteria and forward application to:
Geelong Football Umpires League Inc.
PO Box 1607
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
CLOSING DATE: 5.00pm Wednesday 30 September 2015.
If these opportunities appeal to you please contact Jock Hillgrove on 52416774 or 0402201316
This years GDFL, BFL and GFL Grand Final Umpires were announced at Buckley's Entertainment Centre with over 120 attending. Along with our sponsors, League Representatives and Guest speaker Casey Tutungi it was a fantastic way to celebrate the achievements of our umpires. President of the life members association Mick Robinson presented the John “Ripper” Robinson Training Awards which serve to honour the contribution to the GFUL of his late brother.
“Ripper” was a Long time Training Supervisor throughout the 1970’s & 80’s and was Awarded Life Membership in 1971. John was also an inaugural inductee of the GFUL Hall of Fame in 2008 and voted as Boundary Umpire of the Silver Era 1961-1985
“The John “Ripper” Robinson Training Awards are selected by our Training Supervisor, Mandi Cole, in consultation with the relevant Discipline Coaching panel and RDU”
Award Winners were:
Field Umpire – James Milligan
Boundary Umpire – Grant Philpott
Goal Umpire – Julie Ford
Youth Umpire U/19 – Jordan Lunt
Female Umpire – Cheyenne Philpott & Lykeira Shannon
This years Grand Final Appointments along with this weekends games can be viewed by clicking the links below.
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