International Baseball Umpire Training Camps
29th ANNUAL THREE MAN & FOUR MAN
INTERNATIONAL UMPIRES CAMP
September 28th - October 1st, 2017
Registration Form (PDF)
The International Umpires Camp is designed as an advanced camp to recruit college umpires for the 3 man & 4 man conferences that Tony Thompson coordinates. The Atlantic Coast Conference, Sun Belt Conference and the Southern Conference (2019).
The International Umpires Camp is designed as an advanced camp to improve and enhance the umpiring skills for the college or high school umpire looking to be evaluated for admission to the 3 man & 4 man conferences that Tony Thompson coordinates.
The purpose of this advanced camp is to emphasize umpiring skills not covered in other camps, along with enhanced coverage of the 3 man & 4-man system. This camp will improve your umpiring skills and better position you to obtain your umpiring career goals!
The International Umpires Camp will extend only 40 invitations to the session. The 2016 International Umpires Camp was sold out by late August. We urge you to apply early to this great one-of-a-kind 3 man & 4 man advanced camp. The only camp of its nature in the country!
The International Umpires Camp will at local colleges and universities for live games. All classroom sessions will be held at the Comfort Suites Hotel.
- Operated by current and former Minor League and Major League Umpires. The most experienced staff available at any umpires camp in the country.
- Plate work taught individually to each student in cage work.
- Field mechanics taught with 3 man & 4 man umpire system.
- Rules and Advanced interpretations taught in classroom skill sessions.
- Students will umpire live NCAA and Travel games in 4 man crews. (one field will be reserved for 3 man crew live games)
- Only 36 students will be accepted to be evaluated and trained by the coordinator that first established 4 man umpire crews in Division One conferences, Tony Thompson.
CAMP SCHEDULE (subject to change):
- Thursday, 9/28
5:30 pm: Registration
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Classroom Session
- Friday, 9/29
11:00 am - Classroom
1:00 pm - Live games, Field and Cages
- Saturday, 9/30
10:00 am - Live games, Field and Cages
- Sunday, 10/1
11:00 am - 2:30 pm: Field Drills and Advanced Mechanics
TUITION (tax Deductible)
Total cost of this great 4 day camp is $495.00 for local students and $645.00 for out of town students. The out of town tuition includes the cost of your room and tax for 3 nights. Out of town students will be housed in the Comfort Suites Perimeter Center. The camp hotel is the newly renovated Comfort Suites - Northlake, located at I-285 and LaVista Road. Each student staying at the hotel will have access to the exercise facilities at the Comfort Suites - Northlake, along with a free continental breakfast. There are numerous restaurants, stores and the Northlake Mall within walking distance.
We also offer discounts for associations sending multiple members to our camps. Click here for discount information
A $395.00 deposit (non-refundable) must accompany the application for local students.
A $545.00 deposit (non-refundable) must accompany the application for out of town students choosing to stay at the Comfort Suites - Northlake. The International Umpires Camp will make reservations for you! Students are not to make reservations!
The balance of $100.00 (local) or $100.00 (out of town) is due at the September 28th registration. Tuition also includes a camp T-shirt and graduation certificate. Upon acceptance to the camp you will receive a confirmation letter with all the details concerning the camp.
Out of town students will be housed in the newly renovated Comfort Suites - Northlake, located at I-285 North and LaVista Road. Students are allowed to reserve a single room (no roommate / designate on registration form) for an additional $150.00. Each student will have access to the exercise facilities at the Comfort Suites - Tucker. There are numerous restaurants, stores and the Northlake Mall within walking distance.Out of town students will be housed in the newly renovated Comfort Suites - Northlake, located at I-285 North and LaVista Road. There are numerous restaurants, stores. Detailed hotel information will be listed in your email acceptance letter.
Registration Deadline - September 15th, 2017
Registration Form (PDF)
Please print it, fill it out COMPLETELY and retun it with your deposit check. Make your check payable to: International Umpires Camp and mail to:
International Umpires Camp
P.O. Box 450241
Atlanta, GA 31145
Please direct your questions to Tony Thompson or Kevin Smith:firstname.lastname@example.org