Ballyea Taekwon-Do Club hosted the first of the ITA Umpire training courses for 2009. 25 Umpires and new trainees attended, mostly from Midwest but with visitors from Waterford, Kerry and Wicklow. The course was led by Mr Adrian O’Mahoney (Umpire Chairperson, Intl. Umpire A Class), Mr Stephen Ryan (Intl. Umpire A Class) and Mr Adrian Byrne (Tournament Administrator, Intl. Umpire A Class)
Topics covered included the roles of Jury President, Jury member, Centre Referee, Corner Referee, Pattern Referee and the electronic scoring system and tournament management software.
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