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Contact Colin Rowston via email ( or mobile phone (0434 547 904) if interested in umpiring in 2017

Local footy to be umpired differently than AFL

Link for umpires to register in Season 2017

Link for Adelaide Footy 2017 Umpiring Interpretations Video

2017 Umpires Manual

2017 Field Umpires Coaching Schedule

2017 Umpires Association Membership Form

2017 Umpiring Fees (Minor Round and Major Round)

Link to order umpiring uniform

Provision of umpires for Season 2017





Field Umpiring Appointments 29-30 April

Boundary Umpiring Appointments 29-30 April

Goal Umpiring Appointments 29-30 April

Adelaide Footy Women’s Umpiring Appointments 29-30 April



Adelaide Footy Umpire’s Coaching Staff 2017


Umpiring Manager – Colin Rowston 0434 547 904 (mobile) or (email)

Umpiring Coordinator – Peter Angel 0427 770 419 (mobile) or (email)

Umpires Trainer – Susan Stevens

Field Umpires Coaches – Tony Symons (fitness coach), Sam Colella (1st years coach), Mark Braunack, Michael Humphreys, John Morrison, Greg von Einem, Anthony Wesley, Richard Williams, Darcy Wright

Boundary Umpires Coaches – Ian Denham (head coach), Tony Symons (fitness coach), Frank McHugh, Ray Roberts, Rick Starkie

Goal Umpires Coaches – Steve Chrysochoos (head coach), Joe Buselli, Gary Coombes, Bill Dart



Adelaide Footy Umpire’s Presentation Dinner 2016


2016 Casey Cooper Medallist – Jason Mounce

Umpire Manager’s Season Overview

The GodUmpire (a video by John Cronshaw and Sam Colella)




Appointments 2016


Field Umpire Appointments for Season 2016

Boundary Umpire Appointments for Season 2016

Goal Umpire Appointments for Season 2016





Review of 2016 Ch9AFL umpiring interpretations

News article (September 2016): Division 1 Grand Final Umpires appointed

News article (July 2016): Umpires Appreciation Round

News article (July 2016): Age shall not weary them – John Amos and Albert Walding

News article (July 2016): New umpires enjoying the challenge

News article (July 2016): Son of a Gun debuts in Division 1 – Ben and Richard Williams

News article (July 2016): Panel boosted by umpires with AFL/SANFL experience

News article (June 2016): Milestones for four veteran umpires

News article (April 2016): Umpires ready to go for Round 1

2016 Laws of Australian Football

2016 Umpires Manual

2016 Field Umpires Coaching Schedule

News article (October 2015): 2015 Casey Cooper Medallist – Frank Manikas

Field Umpire Appointments in Season 2015

Field Umpire Games Total at end of Season 2015

News article (September 2015): 2015 Division 1 Grand Final Umpires appointed

Coaching notes from Laurie Argent about umpiring in finals

Coaching notes from Tim Pfeiffer about umpiring in finals

News article (September 2015): 500 games for Paul Montesi

News article (August 2015): Luke Harrington, Chris Robertson and Damien King – from playing to umpiring

News article (August 2015): Damien King’s first Division 1 game

Ground Rules video




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