Umpiring

SMJFL Umpire Academy officially the biggest

The South Metro Junior Football League (SMJFL) Umpire Academy is officially the biggest umpiring group in the state! The latest registration figures from AFL Victoria show not only an increase

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Nick Ritchie announced as May’s Monash University Leader of the Month

Major Sponsor Monash University continues to strengthen its community connection with grassroots football in Melbourne’s south-east. In its second year sponsoring South Metro Junior Football League (SMJFL), its member clubs, and

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Community Umpiring Round

The significant role community umpires play in our great game will be highlighted this weekend, as AFL Victoria and the wider football community pause to celebrate 2018 Community Umpiring Week.

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Become a SMJFL Umpire in 2018!

WE WANT YOU!  The South Metro Junior Football League (SMJFL) is on the lookout for new umpires to join our team in 2018 and be a part of the newly-created

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Why get involved in umpiring?

I started as a Community Umpire when the South Metro Junior Football League (SMJFL) first introduced modified rules four years ago. At the start, all the parents were concerned about

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Q&A with SMJFL Umpires Head Coach Cam Watts

We sat down with South Metro Junior Football League (SMJFL) Umpires Head Coach Cam Watts to find out the positives in umpiring, the challenges and plenty more on the back

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WATCH: AFL umpire Justin Schmitt chats to SMJFL ahead of Community Umpiring Round

AFL umpire and South Metro Junior Football League umpiring ambassador Justin Schmitt chatted to us ahead of Community Umpiring Round this week in Round 3. Schmitt has umpired over 280

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Want to be the face of SMJFL? Get involved in MEDIA DAY 2017!

The SMJFL is excited to host a Media Day for the first time in 2017. Based on successful formats used in other local and international sporting organisations, the SMJFL is keen

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2016 SMJFL Umpires Presentation Night

On Monday night the SMJFL Umpires had their night of nights at the Kingston Town Hall. The SMJFL Umpire Presentation Night was a great opportunity for the umpiring group to

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SMJFL says ‘thanks’ to all our umpires

Our General Manager stepped onto the field for Community Umpiring Round last weekend.

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