2023 Umpire Camps & Clinics ScheduleMay 30th, 2023
We love supporting great umpire training opportunities. We encourage all umpires to improve and/or brush up on their skills & knowledge each year.
2023 Umpire Camps & Clinics Schedule
Umpire Training Institute
September 29 - Oct 1; 2-Umpire Mechanics Clinic (Phoenix, Arizona) This clinic is for veterans and non-veterans. Verified veterans will receive a veteran's discount.
October 12 - 15; 3-Umpire Mechanics Clinic (Phoenix, Arizona)
October 19 - 22; 4-Umpire Mechanics Clinic (Phoenix, Arizona)
UTI would like to invite all levels of baseball umpires to join in an affordable, reliable and consistent foundation of a life long umpire learning experience. The on-site clinics and on-line training webinars are second-to-none opportunities. Limited class sizes make for one-on-one instruction.
Instruction by: Travis Katzenmeier (CWS)
Jason Rogers (CWS)
Steve Mattingly (CWS)
Joe Burleson (CWS)
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Special Guests: MLB Umpires Ted Barrett (#65) & Alfonzo Marquez (#72)
CBUAO/ECUA Clinic offers hands-on teaching and evaluation from some of the top Division 1 college baseball umpires and instructors in the Northeast Region.
No experience needed. Staff work in D1 conferences including SEC, ACC, The Valley and down. We will use VR training technology, Track man analysis, hands on instruction, and video rules sessions.
Steel City Umpire Camp
October 12 - 14; 4-Umpire Mechanics (Hoover, Alabama)
Come learn from officials that have seen great success in college baseball. Add new approaches to your tool belt by learning what has worked for them from candid experience and lessons learned. SCUC has organized a quality staff of chief instructors and conference coordinators for you to learn and gain exposure from!
Conference Coordinator in attendance:
Paul Guillie (SEC)
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Mid-American Umpire Clinic
September 7 - 10; 2-Umpire Mechanics Clinic (Kansas City, Missouri)
September 14 - 17; Advanced Umpire Clinic (Kansas City, Missouri)
September 29 - October 1; Advanced Umpire Clinic (Melissa, Texas)
The clinic is designed to provide college umpires with the skills and attitude necessary to advance their careers to the NCAA Division I and Division II levels.
January 6, 2024; Fenton, Michigan
1-day Umpire Clinic hosted by mostly Michigan-Native Professional Umpires including MLB guest(s). See the MMUC Facebook page for more info!
Our mission is to provide training and resources to help umpires advance and accomplish their goals, as well as to work towards replacing a generation of umpires lost via the current shortage.
Instruction by: Adam Dowdy (7-year MLB Fill-In & 3-time CWS Umpire)
Diamond Umpire Academy
Training and development for fast-pitch softball umpires.
July 28 - 30 (Wrentham, Massachusetts)
October 20 - 22 (Pennsville, New Jersey)
DUA staff strives to provide quality training and development opportunities to fast-pitch softball umpires of all levels. Our staff of veteran elite and post season softball umpires are here to provide one-on-one and group training to help aspiring softball umpires reach their highest goals.
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MLB Youth Academy Free 2-Day Camp
December 9 - 10; Compton MLB Youth Academy (Compton, California)
Hosted by MLB Umpire Malachi Moore, this free 2-day camp in Compton, CA targets youth umpires to train and educate in the 2-umpire mechanics system and general umpiring. Staff includes MLB & MiLB umpires.
April 22; Reds Youth Academy (Cincinnati, OH)
May 27; Guaranteed Rate Field (Chicago, IL)
June 24; Minute Maid Park (Houston, TX)
July 29; San Manuel Park (San Bernardino, CA)
Aug. 26; Harbor Park (Norfolk, VA)
These one-of-a-kind one-day prospecting camps occur throughout the U.S. and are run by MLB evaluators, current MLB umpires and MiLB supervisors. Select attendees will have the opportunity to attend the MLB Umpire Prospect Development Camp, a 4-week course and interview held in Vero Beach, FL. The Prospect Development Camp is the gateway for a career as an MiLB umpire.
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Marketing Specialist, HS & College Umpire Ty Unthank