Training Schedule

This year we will provide the following training:

First year umpires must attend the following:

  • Feb 3rd: ALL Umpire info and rules training session for all new and returning umpires: 7:30 to 9:00 at the Albany Library (Marin and Masonic).  Coaches and managers are invited to attend as well
  • Feb 26th: ALL field training for all new and returning umpires: Feb 26th 1:30 pm to dark, Krone Field

If you cannot make these dates you must take one of the rules clinics and one of the field mechanics clinics offered by the district.

Rules training:

  • Feb 9th: D4 Rules Clinic #1, 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. Ellerhorst Elementary, Multipurpose Room 3501 Pinole Valley Road, Pinole
  • Feb 16th: D4 Rules Clinic #2, 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. Mt. Diablo Elementary School 5880 Mount Zion Drive, Clayton

Field Mechanics, note that youth umpire should attend the Junior Mechanics clinic

  • Mar 5th: D4 Basic Umpire Mechanics clinic, 8:30am to 4pm – Concord American Little League fields, end of Galindo St., Concord
  • Mar 26th: D4 Junior Umpire Mechanics Clinic, 8:30am – 4:00pm – Hidden Lakes Park Fields, Chilpancingo Pkwy. and Morello Ave., Martinez

Additional training for umpires with at least two years of experience please contact the umpire scheduler for details if you are interested.

  • Feb 25th-26th: Western Region Outreach Umpire Clinic – Rolling Hills Middle School, 1585 More Avenue, Los Gatos
  • March 19th: D4 “Big Diamond” Two Umpire Mechanics Clinic, 9:00am – 1:00pm – Caldecott Field, 6900 Broadway, Oakland (just off Highway 24)

Registration for district field clinics is required:   https://www.eventbrite.com/d/ca–antioch/%22district-4-little-league-umpire%22/?mode=search