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The Amateur Baseball Umpire Association
National Umpire Training Camps

ABUA instructors are available for local clinics for your association. The curriculum is tailored to your needs and the cost is dependent on the number of students.
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Umpire Clinic information

2012 Desert Classic Clinic

October 23 - 28, 2012
Tucson, AZ

Jim Evans is your chief instructor, working with you each day in the classroom and on-the-field. His assistants are all honor graduates of the Academy.  Each one is selected for his umpiring, instructional, and communication skills.

All training, classroom and field, will be conducted at the Kino Sports Complex - The former spring training home of the White Sox and Diamondbacks.

Cost includes a full hot breakfast, 2 Desert Classic T-shirts, an embroidered combo cap, name tag, class photo, Certificate of Completion and Graduation Banquet. For those staying at the Holiday Inn, transportation to and from the airport and to and from the the training facility will be provided.

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2012 Greater Taunton ABUA Clinic
November 8 - 11, 2011
The ABUA invites you to be part of a special extended weekend that will allow you to learn more about umpiring at every level. Personnel will be on site throughout the weekend, demonstrating proper techniques, mechanics & situational awareness. Gear up for this great clinic that will get your mind back in the "swing" of things. Located in Fall River, MA, this clinic will get your mind on umpiring and will help prepare you for any level. Click Here for Detailed Training Information.


The ABUA: Helping umpires since 01/19/1998

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