Umpire and Scorer Challenge for 2022 with Cash Awards
Hertfordshire ACO, in partnership with Hertfordshire Cricket and the
League, is relaunching the Umpire and Scorer Challenge for 2022.
Links to the courses are below.
and scoring are key parts of our game; no cricket match can be played
without people doing the umpiring and scoring. It might be a non-playing
umpire; it might be a friend or family member doing the scoring; it
might be – often is – the players taking turns. We want to encourage
everyone to do these courses so they can do these things better; all the
player feedback says that they enjoy the game more when they have
capable umpires and good scorers.
registering and completing one or both courses you will be helping your
club and you might discover that this is something you enjoy – and
might want to take further.
year there is a financial incentive. The club putting forward the most
candidates will receive £500; the second best £250 and the third best
This will be based on people enrolled divided by the number of senior sides in the SHPCL.
A club with 4 teams which gets 10 people to do the course will score
2.5; a club with 2 teams that gets 6 people will score 3 points. If
there’s a tie then the prize money will be shared. There won’t be any
distinction between the umpire and scorer courses.
People who signed up last year will be counted, so the numbers will be based on 2021 plus 2022.