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Who’s Left?

At a time when Hockey should be looking forward to the year ahead and concentrating on the finalising of the revolutionary Pro-League it appears as if it is instead a time for introspection. Which understandably has many who love the

Podcast #32 – Are Administrators Paid too Much, The State of Rugby and a Retiring Hockey Umpire

Podcast #32 – Are Administrators Paid too Much, The State of Rugby and a Retiring Hockey Umpire

Well judging by the feedback and the increase in downloads you are liking the new format. Thank you for those who contacted us with feedback. ON this show we have one guest, a man who has umpired over 200 hockey

To Tweet or Not to Tweet?

There are some who question whether Twitter should be considered a legitimate outlet for news. Certainly it is a great communication tool when news is breaking, but the trouble is knowing whether the source is reliable and interpreting the 140

The Return of the Referee

Being a referee or an umpire in any sport is a thankless task, and one that few ever receive the respect or credit they deserve. The reason being that good officials are hardly noticed while bad ones stand out. In

Sportsmanship Alive and Well

Playing the game in the right spirit should be something that is commonplace, but sadly in today’s world when we witness acts of sportsmanship they stand out. Yesterday at the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in Ipoh, Malaysia, Australia played arch