Practical Assessment and Fitness Information

Practical Assessment and Fitness Information

The increased speed, athleticism and skills of netball players have intensified the physical contest, which presents fresh challenges and opportunities for umpires. As a result, umpires maintaining a suitable level of fitness for the matches they are officiating is expected.

As part of the Award process, Europe has implemented a minimum fitness requirement for each award and uses the Multistage Fitness Test (also known as the Beep test or Bleep Test). The requirements are identified below:

Qualification Frequency MSFT Target
A Award Within 6 weeks prior to taking the practical Assessment >7.1
B Award Within 6 weeks prior to taking the practical Assessment >6.1
C Award N/A N/A
Into Officiating N/A N/A


For further information please contact Julie Wilks

EN 2019/2020 Fitness Form

EN Practical Assessment Resource Page

 

 

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