Round 3, Girls Night and AFL Community Umpire Round Photos Added To Photo Gallery

Round 3 Photos have been added to the 2014 Umpiring Photos tab in the  Photo Gallery. Also keep an eye out for the Girls Night and AFL Umpires visit in the 2014 Training Photos.

AFL Community Umpire Round This Weekend

The AFL has this week released their promotion for the AFL Community Umpire Round. The promo features Riddell Umpires own Jason Venkataya.

The promo is aimed at identifying the positive impact umpiring can have. You make money, keep fit and have the best seat in the house for the game you are at.

The Riddell Umpires wish to thank the AFL and the AFL Umpires department for welcoming some of our umpires to a session with the umpire coaches and for sending 5 AFL umpires (Troy Pannell, Jacob Mollison, Josh Mather, Tim Lougoon and Michael Craig) to our training session last wednesday. Photos from the night have been added to the 2014 Training Photos tab in the Photo Gallery.

Night At Tabcorp Park

Night  Tabcorp Park Flyer - EditedThe next Riddell Umpires social function is the night at Tabcorp Park (Corner Westen Highway, Melton). In 2013 the night was a great success and 2014 promises to be even better.

The function will be held on Friday 23/5 (Interleague weekend - NO RDFL Football) so hopefully we can get a large group together.

The night costs $74 and includes 2 course buffet with beer, wine and soft drink in the skybox at Tabcorp Park.

RSVP is by Wednesday 14th May however we really need some confirmed numbers by this wednesday 30th April.

Please see Lita Cooney or Chris Stead at training or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you are interested in attending. Prepayment is required and can be taken out of your match payments. In order to organise payments, you must see Lita to fill in a payment form.

Its your umpiring group so please support this function.

 

 

 

AFL Umpires Visit Riddell Umpires Training As Part Of AFL Community Umpires Round

PANNELL-TroyAt training this wednesday the Riddell Umpires are proud to welcome 5 AFL umpires to assist with training as part of the AFL Community Umpire Round.

We will welcome Riddell Umpires AFL mates program mentor and field umpire Troy Pannell. Troy recently met AFL mentor program participants Matt Bonacci and Paul McGarry and the AFL luncheon and visited and provided some excellent feedback to fellow program participant Zac Martin at his ANZAC day match.

Read more: AFL Umpires Visit Riddell Umpires Training As Part Of AFL Community Umpires Round

Night At Tabcorp Park RSVP Deadline Wednesday 14th Of May

Night  Tabcorp Park Flyer - Edited

Reminder to all umpires. If you wish to attend the social event at Tabcorp Park on Friday 23rd of May, you must contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or see Lita Cooney or Chris Stead at training this wednesday, 14th of May. Prepayment is required and can be taken out of your match payments. Everyone attending must see Lita to fill in the payment form. 

Tabcorp Park is located at 2 Ferris Road, on the corner of the Western Highway in Melton Melton).

The night starts at 6pm and costs $74 and includes a 2 course buffet with beer, wine and soft drink in the skybox at Tabcorp Park.

Please note that Tabcorp Park has a dress code and people attending should wear semi-formal clothing (No runners etc).