The Battle River Umpires Association (BRUA) offers contracted officiating services for Fast Pitch & Slow Pitch softball leagues in Zone 5 which includes Leduc, Sherwood Park, St. Albert, Parkland, Edson, Jasper and around the city of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Umpiring services of the BRUA are also available for tournaments in our assigned district as well as outside of our district with the proper protocol. We offer well trained and highly skilled individuals for the officiating needs you require. The BRUA is affiliated with Softball Canada, Softball Alberta, and is a member of the Alberta Softball Umpires Association.
Alberta is proud to boast one of the best Umpire programs in the country. If you are interested in learning a new avenue of the game of softball, we are always looking for interested individuals. Each year, there are Umpire Clinics held throughout the Province. Alberta is divided up into 14 branches, which all partake in the execution of successful softball events throughout the season.
The Canadian officiating program is recognized as the worldwide leader in training and performance. Over 4,000 umpires are registered with Softball Canada and activities include the certification process (Levels 1-5), specialized learning materials and publications and professional development opportunities at all levels.
Contact us for all your umpiring needs.