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CABUA Winter Meeting
The CABUA Winter Meeting will be held at 7PM on December 6th, 2019 at the Chinook Room of the Calgary Construction Associated located at 2725 12 Street NE.
CABUA Spring Meeting
The CABUA Spring Meeting will be held at a new venue on Friday, April 26 at 7:00PM. Please attend at the Chinook Room of the Calgary Construction Association located at 2725 12 Street NE.
Umpire Development Article
Check out this great umpire development read from the perspective of a new umpire!
The Winter Umpire School has been updated with this release.
1) The main changes are a fee reduction from $250 to $199.
2) The clinic will also be recognized as a Little League clinic if students attend an additional one evening session on March 25/2019.
The gym address is:
Haultain Memorial School
605 Queensland Drive SE
The CABUA AGM meeting minutes can be found here.
2019 CABUA Executive
Please join me in welcoming our new executive, serving a two year term:
President - Rolf Swanberg
Vice President - Mick Carlisle
Treasurer - Doug Mann
Secretary - Ruben Lipszyc
Member at Large - Mike Whitely
Member at Large - Lyle Gagne
Commissioner - Tom Langlois
Governance Chair - Stephen DeLude
Assignor - Mark Roseneder
For contact information, please see the Executive Tab.
CABUA Winter Umpire School
CABUA is pleased to announce the 2018-19 Winter Umpire School:
The best umpire mechanics training available in Alberta.
Mondays from January 21, 2019 to March 18, 2019 and April 6, 7 and 13.
Please see the document here for more information.
2018 CABUA AGM
The CABUA AGM will be held on Wednesday November 7th 2018 at the Foothills Little League clubhouse behind Foothills Stadium. This is an election year so come out and support your new executive!
2018 Spring Meeting Minutes
The 2018 CABUA Spring Meeting meetings can be found here.
2018 Baseball Alberta/CABUA Clinic
CABUA is pleased to announce that we will be hosting an NUCP level 1/2 clinic on April 14/15, 2018 at Central Memorial High School! This clinic is open to all umpires who wish to certify as a level 1 or 2 umpire! Please contact Mark Roseneder at firstname.lastname@example.org to register for this clinic. The registration deadline is April 11, 2018. Clinic costs for a level 1 are $60.00 and for a level 2 are $75.00. Start and finish times will be provided at time of registration.
2018 Spring Meeting
The 2018 CABUA Spring Meeting will be held on Friday April 6 at the Foothills Little League Clubhouse at 7PM! We hope to see you all there as we have exciting news coming for the 2018 Season.
2017 CABUA AGM Minutes
The CABUA AGM minutes are posted here.
2017 CABUA AGM
The CABUA AGM will be held at the Foothills Little League Clubhouse at 7PM on Friday, December 8, 2017. If any member would like to make a by-law change request, it must be submitted to the Governance Chair by November 24, 2017.
Please submit your incident report to the assignor and executive within 24 hours of the end of the game. These reports must be received in a timely manner! Get your incident report here.
2017 CABUA Spring Meeting
The CABUA spring meeting will be held at the Foothills Little League Clubhouse at 7PM on Friday, April 7, 2017.
2016 CABUA AGM - Election Results
Please welcome our new and returning executive members:
President - Lyle Gagne
Vice President - Rolf Swanberg
Treasurer - Doug Mann
Secretary - Pierre Simard
Member-At-Large - Bill Ross
Member-At-Large - Mike Whitely
Governance Chair - Steve DeLude
Umpire Development Chair - Dave Bisanti
Commissioner - Tom Langlois
We would also like to congratulate our 2016 Award recipients:
Umpire of the Year - Rolf Swanberg
Most Improved Umpire - Liam Collins
2016 CABUA AGM
The 2016 CABUA AGM will be held on Friday, December 9th at 7:00PM at the Foothills Little League Clubhouse behind Foothills Stadium.
April 30 2016
Congratulations to Bill Ross, our 2015 Umpire of the Year award reciptiant. Thank you to Stephen Delude for presenting this award to Bill following our Spring Meeting as Bill was not able to attend.
March 22 2016
You're invited!!! Come join us at the CABUA Spring Meeting on Friday April 8th at 7PM at the Foothills Little League clubhouse behind Foothills Stadium. See you there!
March 3 2016
The CABUA Spring Meeting will be held on Friday April 8th at 7PM. Mark your calendars and remember; it's never too late to update your availability.
We will update a location for the Spring Meeting as soon as it is available and we encourage all returning umpires and any new umpires to attend, meet the executive, the assignor and Anne (she signs your cheques!!)
February 28 2016
The CABUA Executive hopes everyone has had a pleasant and mild winter. The most exciting time of the year is upon us with the MLB at Spring Training and baseball schedules coming out soon!!
As such, Baseball Alberta has released umpire clininc dates which can be seen on Baseball Alberta's Website.
Be sure to check your email and watch our website for updates regarding the Spring Meeting and the start of the 2016 baseball season in Calgary and area!
At our annual meeting, Pierre Simard was pleased to present Dave Bisanti with the CABUA Lifetime Membership award for Dave's many years of contributions to CABUA. Past receiptients include Bryce Paton and Tom Langlois. Many thanks Dave and we look forward to many more years working with you!
Mark Roseneder receiving his 2018 Umpire of the Year Award with outgoing President Lyle Gagne.
Rolf Swanberg receiving his Umpire of the Year Award
Bill Ross receiving the 2015 Umpire of the Year Award.
Dave Bisanti receiving his Lifetime Membership Award with Pierre Simard at the CABUA Fall Meeting in 2015.