Five individuals from Berne Cricket Club and Freiburg Nomads Cricket Club participated in a swissFOCUS Introduction to Umpiring course held in Berne on Saturday 9th April.
The course, a prerequisite to umpiring in Swiss competitive domestic competitions, covered the basics, amongst other things, covering topics such as Wide ball, No-ball, LBW, signals & positioning.
All five candidates passed the examination set at the end of the 5 hour course and are tio be congratulated.
Further information on other courses organised by the Swiss Federation Of Cricket Umpires & Scorers is available from the Cricket Switzerland website. Alternatively, if you would like to run an umpiring or scoring course, please contact Alex Mackay.