Umpires – Diamond Challenge

Best wishes to the following umpires who will officiate at the Diamond Challenge starting on 27 November in Polokwane: South Africa: Janet Edeling Rose Wolmarans Leonard Masao Lesotho: Chakatsa Lephole Botswana: Boikhutso Tuelo Abednico Chetelo Gibraltar: Nadine Zammit Diamond Challenge edited fixture 2018

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Netball South Africa Team App

UMPIRES – NETBALL SOUTH-AFRICA   This is an invite to register on the NEW Netball South-Africa Team App. Please forward this to your co-umpires. We would like you to complete the registration from on the application in order to start a data base for umpires. The future for this app will be that all relevant information for umpires will be in one central place. Please browse the app regularly as new applications will be installed to make this an one stop platform. NSA Team APP

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Quad Series January 2019 – Anso Kemp

Congratulations to the Western Cape Umpire ANSO KEMP. She has been invited to officiate at the Quad Series (England hosting). • Australia • South Africa • New Zealand • England The matches take place at the Copper Box Arena London, Echo Arena - Liverpool from 13/01/2019 to 20/01/2019.   Best wishes for the preparations for January.

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Fast 5 – Anso Kemp + Janet Edeling

FAST 5 Our best wishes goes out to Anso Kemp and Janet Edeling who will be umpiring at the Fast 5 Tournament in Australia from 27-28 October.  The matches takes place at Hisense Arena Melbourne. Fast 5 Programme October 2018 Attached is the broadcast times for the games.  Best wishes also to the NSA Protea Team!!

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Injury Time – where must players change the bibs?

The Protocol regarding substitutions being made on and off court is as follows: Rule 9:  During Play (i) (f): “Substitutes may not enter the court until time has been held.  The player concerned must leave the court before play may recommence.” This insinuates that substitutions can be made on court (or off court), provided the substitutes do not come on to court until after the whistle to stop play, and that the injured player leaves the court before the umpire re-starts play.  Umpires remember:  If an on court player requests time to be held you must ask 'why?'.  If the...

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New NSA Umpire Grading’s at the Spar Senior Championships

Congratulations to the following umpires who received a higher grading at the SPAR Senior Championships - 2018. NEW C+ Tommie Meiring - Western Cape NEW B Ané Roodt - Eastern Cape Annemie Koen - Western Cape Delene Coetzee - Free State Joseph Ikalafeng - North West Pitso Xaba - KZN Tayna de Kock - Western Cape Wanda Moolman - Free State Zipho Mchunu - KZN NEW B+ Andria de Lange - Western Cape Maryka Kirchoff - Eastern Cape Michelle van Zyl - Cape Winelands NEW A Miles Moshau - North West For their hard work - a big THANK YOU...

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South African Umpires to Africa Netball World Cup 2019 Qualifiers.

Congratulations to the following 4 umpires from South Africa: Janet Edeling Susan Forssman Leonard Masao Rose Wolmarans They were invited to officiate at the Africa Netball World Cup 2019 Qualifiers in Lusaka, Zambia. The matches take place from 14-19 August 2018. Good luck with this great opportunity to represent South Africa.  

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Constellation Cup – Anso Kemp – Umpiring!!

Anso Kemp from the Western Cape has been invited to umpire the Constellation Cup between the 2 top teams in the World – Australia New Zealand The matches take place at Claude lands Arena Hamilton and TSB Bank Arena Wellington from 14/10/2018 to 18/10/2018. This is matches where all your skills and training over the years come into action.  Stadiums are full with thousands of spectators supporting the teams – dressing as they do at the Sevens Rugby Tournaments.  Great vibe!! This is what all the hard work is for – to umpire games that is a challenge from the...

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Quad Series – Elizna van den Berg – Umpiring!

Congratulations to Elizna van den Berg of Western Cape. She has been invited to officiate at the Netball Quad Series - Australia Hosting (September 2018). The matches take place at Newcastle Entertainment Centre Newcastle and Hisense Arena Melbourne from 19/09/2018 to 23/09/2018. Teams taking part: Australia New Zealand England South Africa This is really one of the top invites that any umpire are looking for. Best wishes from a very proud South Africa.    

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Injury Time

Some questions/answers on Injury Time: If time is called for a player who is bleeding, injured or ill, does that player have to come off the court? YES. The bleeding, injured or ill player must leave the court within 30 seconds and receive treatment off the court. The primary care person is only permitted to take the court to assess the player’s medical condition and to assist the player from the court. If time is called for a player who is bleeding, injured or ill, can that player be treated on court within the 30 seconds? NO. Treatment is no...

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