Become an RCA Umpire
Are you interested in joining the umpire community? We would be happy to welcome you to the umpiring family! Rowing BC is committed to promoting the growth of the umpiring community, and will provide umpire training whenever there is a demand from interested persons.
Umpiring in Canada is controlled by the Umpire Committee (UC) of Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA), who set the framework for umpiring across the country. The RCA UC is also responsible for the education of umpires.
Anyone can become an umpire! There is no minimum age to take the Level 1 clinic and become an Assistant Umpire.
2020 Level 1 (New Umpire) Clinics:
- Fall 2020 VIRTUAL Clinics – Session I November 28, Session II December 5
- Express your interest here
2020 Level 2 and 3 Clinics:
- Offered on an as-needed basis.
- Contact the Umpire Clinicians here for more information.
The current umpire structure is as follows:
Curious to know more? Read the Guide to Umpiring in British Columbia (.pdf) – updated October 2020