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Yellowknife Level 1 Umpire Clinic
There will be a Softball Canada Level 1 Umpire Clinic on Sunday, May 11 from 10:00am-5:00pm. At this clinic, emphasis is placed on understanding and correct interpretation of rules, as well as understanding proper on-the-diamond techniques.
When: Sunday, May 11, 2014 from 10:00am-5:00pm
Where: Sport North's Boardroom (3rd floor of the Don Cooper Building, 4908 49 St.)
• None-New officials.
Level I Training Requirements
• Attend a Level I Clinic.
• Obtain 60% or more on the Level I Certification Exam.
• Officiate local minor and adult softball.
• Attend a local or association clinic once every two years.
• Write National exam and obtain 60% or more. (Non-certification year only.)
For more information and to register please contact Kyle Kugler at firstname.lastname@example.org
The History of Softball
Softball developed as a younger version of baseball. Softball was started by elements of other sports of which were boating, boxing and football. A boating club, a boxing glove and a football game were key parts in the very first game of softball. Cont'd