Rules & Resources

This section of the web site is intended to provide access to various useful umpiring resources.

 

  1. FIH Rules of Hockey
  2. Rules of Hockey - Adjustment to Rule 13 - 16th February 2016
  3. FIH Umpires Breifing 2015 - 2016
  4. PADHC Umpiring Forum Presentation – 15 July 2015
  5. PADHC Junior Academy Rules Presentation
  6. Hockey SA 2016 Metropolitan Competition Rules

In addition to these resources the Surrey County Hockey Umpires Association prepared an excellent briefing paper used by the European Hockey Federation for the Rules 2015.  It was done by Hamish Jamson (a very experienced Olympic/World Cup umpire) and is a really good resource. Visit their site to view te breifing.  

Below are are some useful examples of the good application of the rules:

Playing the ball over the shoulder

  1. Video 1
  2. Video 2
  3. Video 3
  4. Video 4

 Breaking at a short corner

  1. Video 1
  2. Video 2

 Sliding tackle

  1. Video 1
  2. Video 2
  3. Video 3