Technical Officials

All technical staff are selected and assigned to each JPH event by the JPH Technical Director, Lurah Hess.

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Technical Official Development

Junior Premier Hockey is committed to providing educational opportunities to all of those who assist in making JPH events happen each year. This is achieved by investing in annual seminars run in conjunction with the Big Apple International Indoor Tournament or through additional seminars run in conjunction with special events throughout the hockey year.

2019 JPH/Big Apple Hockey Technical Seminar
Overview: “Voices from the Field” – This year’s seminar uses an interactive approach to provide Technical Officers & Technical Delegates with the tools to answer one of the most common questions… ‘what do I do in THIS scenario?’ …with emphasis on Communication and Management tools. Agenda

2018 JPH/Big Apple Hockey Technical Seminar
Overview: This year the JPH/BAHF technical officiating seminar follows the lead of the FIH Academy and turns the spotlight back on our participants. FIH, BAHF, and JPH recognize that sharing knowledge and experience is an invaluable way to enhance an individual’s own understanding of material as well as those they train.
In this spirit, 2018 brings us “Voices from the Field” as top officials from around the USA and Pan America share their experiences with one another. Agenda

2017 Technical Officals Seminar
Overview: Technical Officials Seminar in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania on the Friday before the Big Apple International Indoor Tournament with focus on the roles and responsibilities of all the officials that make a JPH or FIH event successful. Special emphasis will be placed on the responsibilities of the Technical Officer and the Judge. Speakers will include the JPH Directors, plus a special appearance from Cammie Burke, FIH Technical Official from Barbados. Agenda

2016 Tournament Directors Seminar
Overview: Tournament Directors Seminar at Old Dominion University the weekend of the NCAA Division I Field Hockey Championships with focus on the responsibilities of the Tournament Director. Speakers will include the JPH Directors, plus a special appearance from two-time Olympic FIH Umpire, Amy Baxter, as she shares her 2016 Rio Olympics experience and talks about the support an umpire is looking for from a technical official. Agenda

2016 Technical Officials Seminar
Overview: Technical Officials Seminar in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania on the Friday before the Big Apple International Indoor Tournament with focus on the roles and responsibilities of all the officials that make a JPH or FIH event successful. Special emphasis will be placed on the responsibilities of the Judge and the Technical Officer. Speakers will include the JPH Directors, plus a special appearance from Cammie Burke, FIH Technical Official from Barbados. Agenda