Key Contacts for Umpires


 

Provincial Umpire-in-Chief (PUIC):

  • Susan Strafford
  • provincialuic@softball.bc.ca

Provincial Official Development Committee (PODC):

These members will carry the title of Provincial Deputy Umpire-in-Chief. Their duties involve developing educational materials for the Softball BC Umpire’s Program, teaching at the SBC Mechanics School, assisting with the selection of umpires for Canadian and Western Canadian Championships and, working with the Provincial UIC to ensure that the umpiring program stays current with all the latest rules, mechanics and case plays.

An additional focus of the committee is to assist the Provincial District Umpire-In-Chiefs whenever they request help or require assistance with the district responsibilities.

  • Nicholas Allen - podc1@softball.bc.ca
  • Laura MacMillan - podc2@softball.bc.ca
  • Marni Bodnarchuk - podc3@softball.bc.ca

District Umpires-in-Chief (DUIC):

The District Umpire-in-Chief is an elected position and  represents Softball BC in each district under the direction of the Provincial Umpire-in-Chief.

The DUIC act as a liaison between the PUIC and the umpires and umpire associations in their district.

They administer all Softball BC Umpire activities within the district including clinics, evaluation, Provincial Tournaments and education of the district’s umpires. In addition, they provide rule interpretations to umpires, coaches and leagues.

District

 Name  Phone Number  Email

 1

 Teresa Allen    D1umpireinchief@softball.bc.ca

 2

 Shawn Miller  250-327-2067  D2umpireinchief@softball.bc.ca

 3

 Karl Kurpiela  250-895-0633  D3umpireinchief@softball.bc.ca

 4

 Geoff Bowring  604-505-3047  D4umpireinchief@softball.bc.ca

 5

David Maandag    D5umpireinchief@softball.bc.ca

 6

 Jennifer Goepel  778-878-9555  D6umpireinchief@softball.bc.ca

 7

 Kyle Dennedy  604-807-6041  D7umpireinchief@softball.bc.ca

 8

 Kiera Hamm  604-615-6339  D8umpireinchief@softball.bc.ca

 9

 Brad Snyder  250-540-2085  D9umpireinchief@softball.bc.ca

 10

Vacant 604-371-0302 admin@softball.bc.ca 

 11

Vacant 604-371-0302 admin@softball.bc.ca 

 12

 Ken Edwards  250-983-2060  D12umpireinchief@softball.bc.ca

 13

 Geoff Watt  250-615-2297  D13umpireinchief@softball.bc.ca

 14

 Laurier Nobert 778-808-1821  D14umpireinchief@softball.bc.ca

 15

 Jennifer Goepel  778-878-9555  D15umpireinchief@softball.bc.ca

Our Sponsors and Partners

Upcoming Events


May. 28, 2021 to May. 30, 2021

Men's and Women's Slo-Pitch Qualifier
Softball City
To determine the teams that will attend the Canadian Championship for Men's and Women's Slo-Pitch.

read more »


Jun. 18, 2021 to Jun. 20, 2021

U12C Girls Regional Championship: Region 3
Ridge Meadows

read more »


Jun. 25, 2021 to Jun. 27, 2021

U12C Girls Regional Championship: Region 4
Enderby

read more »