Training

 

              ATLANTA  INTERNATIONAL  UMPIRES      

            2018   MEETING & TRAINING SCHEDULE

 

SATURDAY,  JANUARY  6

Smyrna Community Center, Magnolia Room    9:00am – 1:00pm                            ALL UMPIRES

200 Village Green Circle    Smyrna, 30080

Registration, Annual Review, 2018 Plans, Equipment Orders, Cooperstown & Other Travel

 

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 10

Big Shanty Park,  Kennesaw 7:00-9:00pm  Scorer’s Room (Indoors)                                  NEW UMPIRES

Basic Rules & Dizzy Dean exceptions;  Starting & Ending Games;  Strategies to manage games

SATURDAY,  JANUARY 13

Oregon Park,  Field 8                     9:00am – 1:00pm                             ALL UMPIRES NEW TO A.I.U.

145 Old Hamilton Road      Marietta,  30064                               (or with 3yrs. or less experience)

Field Work: Plate & Base Mechanics & Positioning, Live practice on field, Making Judgment Calls

 

WEDNESDAY,  JANUARY 17

Clarkdale Park Scorer’s Room         7:00-9:00pm                     ALL UMPIRES NEW TO A.I.U.

4905 Austell Powder Springs Road   Austell, 30106             (or with 3yrs. or less experience)

Working Coach Pitch Games, One Umpire Mechanics, Game Management

SATURDAY,  JANUARY  20

Chuck Camp Park, Smyrna      9:00am-1:00pm  Field 1 (next to concessions)        NEW UMPIRES

2270 Benson Poole Road,  Smyrna  30082

Age-appropriate Umpiring Techniques,Teamwork, Rotations, Rules

 

WEDNESDAY,  JANUARY  24

Big Shanty Park,  Kennesaw   Scorer’s Room (above concessions)  7:00-9:00PM   NEW UMPIRES

2050 Kennesaw Due West Road    Kennesaw, 30144

Working older ball & Mens ball, Line Ups & Batting Order, Partner Communication, Strike Zone  

SATURDAY,  JANUARY   27

Smyrna Community Center,  Magnolia Room           9:00am – 1:00pm       ALL UMPIRES

200 Village Green Circle        Smyrna,  30080

Game Management, Park-Specific Rules & Requirements, Situational Umpiring Skills

 

SATURDAY,  FEBRUARY  3 & 10(as scheduled)   Practice Games for New Umpires with Veterans

 

SATURDAY,  FEBRUARY  17

Smyrna Community Center                            9:00am – 1:00pm                     ALL UMPIRES

200 Village Green Circle       Smyrna, 30080 

Baseball Rules Clinic;  2018 Official Rules of Baseball;  Organizational Exceptions to rules,

Equipment Order Pick Up

SATURDAY,  FEBRUARY  24

Ben Robertson Center, Adams Park  9:00am – 1:00pm  Annual Rules Test   ALL UMPIRES*

2753 Watts Drive  Kennesaw,30144                                *Except Veterans with 90%+ Past Score