Umpires are a crucial part of hockey. They serve not only to uphold the rules of the game but more importantly ensure the safety of all players.

Old Bristolians have a close knit group of umpires who turn out week on week to umpire adult and junior games; league games and friendlies alike.

Get Involved

If you want to get involved then you can contact the umpires coordinator at or find an Umpiring course near you:

Useful links:

Avon & Somerset Men’s Umpiring Association:

Avon County Women’s Umpire Association: