Reminder – USAFLUA Annual General Meeting and Nationals Umpires Meeting – October 11, 2021

United States Australian Football League Umpires Association Reminder – Annual General Meeting – October 11, 2021 8:15PM Eastern/7:15PM Central/6:15PM Mountain/5:15PM Pacific Please take notice that the Annual General Meeting of the Association will be held on Monday, October 11, 2021 at 7:15 p.m. CDT ... More

2021 USAFL Nationals – COVID-19 Guidelines for Umpires

9/20/21 My Fellow Umpires (to include Umpire Groupies, Umpire Cheer Squad, Umpire Booster Club Members, and others): Everyone (including players, admins, staff, coaches, umpires, family in attendance, etc.) attending USAFL Nationals 2021 must submit either: Proof of Covid-19 vaccination, or Proof of a ... More

Important Information from the USAFL – 2021 USAFL Nationals Hotel Details

Hi All, With Regionals now behind us, the focus now shifts to Nationals in Austin. The experiences and lessons learned from these regional tournaments will serve us well as we prepare for Nationals. The Board continues to work with the Safety Task Force to assure the safety of USAFL participants and officials at 2021 ... More

2021 USAFLUA Umpire Kit Orders – Closes on 15AUG21

2021 USAFLUA Umpire Kit Orders - Closes on 15AUG21 All, It's been a long time since we dusted off the whistles and pulled the socks up and to help ensure we look our best we are partnering with Aussie Sports USA as our new uniform supplier for 2021 and beyond. Click the link below to access the new online store ... More

USAFL Umpires Association Video Teleconference – New Umpires – Thursday July 29, 2021 – 8PM Central

If you missed this video teleconference, a recording can be found at:   https://youtu.be/Ehuz1SO37ko Greetings UA, Thank you to our fiends at the American Gold Sports Alliance (AGSA) for their assistance with hosting our USAFLUA video teleconference recordings. To learn more about the AGSA and their ... More

USAFL Webinar Series Begins on May 14th  Special Guest AFL Umpire “Razor” Ray Chamberlain

Shared from USAFL.com May 11, 2020 As we navigate these challenging times, the USAFL is offering a series of free webinars led by both USAFL and AFL Coaches, Umpires and football experts. See below for the schedule and links to register and check back often for updates on future webinar... More

USAFLUA Umpire wins Johns Hopkins University President’s Frontier Award

Congratulations are in order for Emily Riehl, as the recipient of the prestigious President's Frontier Award from Johns Hopkins University (JHU), in Baltimore, MD.   Emily is an associate professor in the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences at JHU. In the World of Footy, we know Emily as a player, coach, and ... More

International Umpiring Opportunities in 2020

Happy New Year!   Every year, we have international umpire opportunities in Europe, South America and Australia so if you are traveling, this is a great way to meet new people and learn about Aussie Rules across the globe. Our first 2020 international umpire opportunity will be April 4th, 2020 at AFL Europe... More

USAFL Introduces New Concussion Protocol

http://usafl.com/news/20191002/usafl-introduces-new-concussion-protocol Submitted by Brian Barrish on October 2, 2019 - 5:37pm Could you identify symptoms of a concussion? How long does a concussion last? When should a player return to ... More

Hall of Fame and UA History pages added to the USAFLUA Webpage

There have been a few updates to the USAFLUA website over the last week, including the addition of the Hall of Fame and the UA History pages. Brian "Dunk" Dunkin provided some very nice “electronic plaques” for inclusion on  our website. Please check out: https://usaflua.org/ua-history/ and https://usaflua.... More