FIH Road2Paris
Umpire Development Programme

Hybrid Programme - 23 November 2023 to 30 August 2024


The FIH Road2Paris Umpire Development Programme is a bespoke Award for appointed & reserve umpires for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games.

The Purpose of the Road2Paris UDP is to develop the quality and consistency of umpiring and the umpire experience at the Paris2024 Olympic Games.

This is a closed course that requires a passcode to enter.

What's included?

  • Induction Session
  • 6 Live Zoom sessions
  • Online Mentoring
  • 1 face to face pre-games camp
  • A unique experience

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this programme, we hope you are able to:
  • Know about the Olympic Games and your role
  • Have clarity around rules and interpretations
  • Investigate the Video Umpire role
  • Champion communication
  • Understand Safe Hockey & umpiring
  • Have clarity and confidence in key decision areas
  • Be ready to Perform - Fitness