Congratulations to Peter Devlin (Cant. Country Executive Director) or being awarded the"Outstanding contibutions to cricket" award at the upcoming NZ Cricket Awards to be  held in Auckland.

Geat recognition on Peter's long time sevice to Country Cricket.

The Canterbury Regional Umpires and Scorers Association is holding an Ambrose Golf Tournament on Sunday April 8th at Weedon's Golf Club.

This is a fundraising even with money going back into the cricket community for our umpires and scorers.  We appreciate your support as you join us on the fairway.

In addition to the golf there will be a cooked breakfast with beverages, along with on course competition such as 'Longest Drive', 'Closest to The Pin' and a 'Haggle Hole'.

Event Schedule

9:00am: Breakfast
10am: Tee Off




There will be two grades, mixed and mens.
Teams need to be made up of 4 people.


The Weedon's Gold Club is situated 20 minutes south of Christchurch Square, just off State Highway One. It is well sign posted. Turn right at Weedons Ross Road and it is on McCelland Road.

You can download the registration form here.

Umpires wishing to sit either of the NZCUSDA Levels must register their interest to the Regional Trainng Officer, Dallas McIlraith (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) before Jan 10 2018

Umpires wishing to sit Level 3 must have at least umpired one full season before being eligible to sit this exam

Early next year, New Zealand will be hosting 16 international cricket teams from across the globe for the ICC Under19 Cricket World Cup 2018 (ICC U19 CWC 2018). With 48 matches being played across four host cities (Whangarei, Tauranga, Christchurch and Queenstown) from 13 January – 3 February 2018, we are calling for volunteers to assist with the delivery of the tournament.


  • Spectator & Venue Hosts
  • Event Assistants
  • City Hosts
  • Media/Broadcast/Digital Assistants

For further information on the above roles, please visit:


If you love interacting with sports fans and international teams from around the world, and have a keen interest in volunteering on major events, this is a great opportunity to notch up some further skills and volunteer experience.
In return, Volunteers will be supplied with a uniform, training and catering during their shift (full details will be dependent on the role and length of shift).


We require our volunteers to be able to commit to working a minimum number of shifts. The quantity will be dependent on the role and location - more information can be found at


If you’re interested in being part of this exciting event this summer, visit for more detailed information on the requirements and how to apply.

Regional Umpire List for 2016/2017

 In Alpha order

Duncan Blackstock

John Bromley

 Kim Cotton 

David Henderson

Matthew Hill

Tim Parlane

Eugene Sanders

Jason Wood

 Lauren Yannakis


Pete Koppes

Regional Grading Officer