The Rules Committee (RC) is looking for new members for 2014! Strong of its 1st year of existence, the RC will look to improve its current projects (Rules Keeper Position, Pre-Season Rules Clinics, Player Resources like the forum and the firstname.lastname@example.org) and create new dynamic projects to help all OCUA members improve their knowledge and understanding of the rules, as well as their abilities to resolve rules conflicts on the field.
If you are interested in getting involved with the Rules Committee, please email us at email@example.com. Apply before December 13th to be invited to the first meeting in January 2014!
Mission: The Rules Committee has the mission of being the guardians of the OCUA's specific rules, as well as implementing educational programs to help players learn and understand the rules of Ultimate.
Logistics: The Committee will meet 4-5 times a year and select projects it wants to work on. An OCUA staff or Board member will provide the Committee with a budget and the necessary support to be successful. OCUA will also officially recognize the hours served on this committee as part of the competitive volunteer hours agreement.
Prerequisites: To be part of this committee, players need to possess a great knowledge and understanding of the rules (OCUA might ask you to pass a rules test). Observer certification is not mandatory, but it is a definite bonus.
Projects may include, but are not limited to:
- Review the OCUA's specific rules
- Improve the current Rules Keeper position among summer league teams
- Plan and execute Rules Clinics for Rules Keepers
- Discuss and answer membership rules questions sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Create various Rules Education Program like Rules of the Week page, Rules Video, etc.
- Review the Spirit Rating system
- Get more Observers clinics held in Ottawa
If you are interested in getting involved in the Rules Committee, please email us at email@example.com.
2014 members: Andrew Beck, Glenn Ford, Mike Reade and you?!. To join the committee, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
2013 members: Andrew Beck, Glenn Ford, Jim Robinson, Mike Reade. To join the committee, please email email@example.com.