Between the Lines – Newsletter
Between The Lines is a publication of the Softball Canada Umpires program. The publication is dedicated to the development of softball officiating in Canada by communicating news and information of interest to the Canadian umpiring community.
Click the image to go to the Softball Canada page for the current and back issues of Between the Lines.
Softball Canada’s Umpire’s Toolbox is where umpires can access public resources to help improve their skills. In the Umpire Toolbox, you will the following information:
- the International Softball Federation (ISF) mechanics manuals for 1, 2, 3 and 4 umpire systems, which been adopted by Softball Canada in fastpitch;
- a summary of the rule changes approved for 2017-18;
- bat check protocols; and
- unapproved bat list
Umpire positioning and mechanics are taught at the RDSUA clinic, and are based on the mechanics approved and adopted by Softball Canada and the World Baseball Softball Congress (WBSC).
Please go to the following location to write your exam.