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NZL officials appointed to GC2018

Netball New Zealand congratulates the following officials who have been invited to preside over the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Match Official (Umpire): Jono Bredin, Kristie Simpson and Lisa McPhail

UAP: Jan Teasdale

The Commonwealth Games is one of two pinnacle events on the Netball calendar, including the Netball World Cup.

For this event, there are two types of Technical Officials roles:

International Technical Officials (ITO) Role – Jury of Appeal (3), Umpire Appointments Panel (UAP) (3) and Umpires (13)

National Technical Official (NTO) Role – Bench Co-coordinator/Manager (5), Bench Official (9), Statistician (3) and Data Entry (3)

Bredin, Simpson and McPhail are three of 13 umpires who will officiate at the event. They will be joined by colleagues from Australia, England, Trinidad & Tobago and South Africa.

The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Netball competition will be played from April 5-15, 2018. To view the New Zealand Netball team’s schedule, click here.