Please renew your 2020 USAFLUA Membership dues

United States Australian Rules Football Umpires! The USAFL Umpires Association (USAFLUA) is looking forward to another great year of Footy in 2020. As was discussed at the USAFLUA Annual General Meeting, we had great success collecting our USAFLUA dues at the beginning of the year, so that we have an early idea about ... More

Four AFL Umpires Return to 2019 Nationals/USAFLUA Umpires Clinics

Four AFL Umpires Return to 2019 Nationals Submitted by Brian Barrish on September 13, 2019 - 3:20pm Link to story over at The USAFL Umpires Association will once again be hosting a pre-Nationals umpiring clinic from 1-5pm on Friday, October 11th at the Premier Sports Campus at Lakewood Ranch in Sarasot... More

Leadership Changes at the United States Australian Football League Umpires Association

Millsy Turns the Page, while Laurie Rupe Steps into the Umpire Association Presidency Jonathan Mills, known to all his Australian Football friends as “Millsy” has had numerous highlights in his 20 year association with Australian Football in the United States, including officiating in the yearly national tournam... More

2020 USAFL Virtual Nationals – October 16, 2020

It will be a USAFL Nationals like no other in a year like no other! Join us AFL Prelim Finals weekend - Friday, October 16th 5-7pm Pacific, 7pm-9pm Central, 8-10pm Eastern - for a USAFL Nationals Virtual Celebration showcasing the best of USAFL & AFL skills, competition and entertainment. Broadcast directly into ... More

United States Australian Football League Umpires Association Notice of Annual General Meeting – October 12, 2020

United States Australian Football League Umpires Association Notice of Annual General Meeting Please take notice that the Annual General Meeting of the Association will be held on Monday, October 12, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. Central through remote electronic access as provided in this notice for the following purposes: ... More

USAFLUA Board of Directors Decide on Issues Relating to the Cancellation of the 2020 USAFL Season

At the August 2020 United States Australian Football League Umpires Association (USAFLUA) Board Meeting, the members of the USAFLUA Board of Directors discussed numerous issues and topics relating to the cancellation of the 2020 USAFL season, including the 2020 USAFL Nationals Tournament.   The following actions ... More

2020 USAFL Nationals Tournament has been canceled

USAFL Nationals 2020 Update – 7/16/20 The 2020 USAFL Nationals Tournament has been canceled     Over the last few months, the USAFL has conducted a detailed assessment to determine feasibility of holding Nationals in October. Based on several key factors including the recent surge in infections ... More

Travel Recommendation To International Umpires With Plans to Attend The 2020 USAFL Nationals

An important message from Laurie Rupe – USAFLUA International Liaison June 15, 2020 Hello Fellow Aussie Rules Umpires, I hope this email finds you in good health and that your family and loved ones are staying healthy and safe.  I wanted to reach out to provide an update on 2020 USAFL Nationals.  First of all, ... More

USAFL Provides “Return to Footy” Guidance

June 5, 2020   Dear USAFL Members, Please review the “Return to Footy” document for our latest guidelines to a safe return to Footy activities. As stated in the document, the information provided here is a guide only. It is intended to be a suggested framework for engaging in football activity while ... More

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

Shared from 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

2020 Season Update from the USAFL – 1MAY20

  This is the letter sent to the USAFL Team Presidents, by Seb Aguiari, the USAFL President: Dear Presidents, Let me begin by saying thank you for your continued patience during this unprecedented time as the board continues to monitor the situation with COVID-19 and make adjustments to our 2020 season ... More

2020 AFL International Cup to be postponed for 12 months

  The AFL has decided the 2020 AFL International Cup will be postponed until July-August 2021 and will be played on the Sunshine Coast. The AFL International Cup was scheduled to be played from July 25 to August 8 2020. AFL General Manager Game Development Andrew Dillon said the uncertainty caused by COVID-19 ... More