Umpires View

Wairarapa Cricket are fortunate to have the Wairarapa Cricket Umpires and Scorers Association active within the District. The WCUSA is made up of a number of highly qualified, very experienced and fully committed umpires.

For the 2021/22 season the following umpires are available to stand in local District Club fixtures, whilst a number will also stand in various Representative games through their standing on the Central Districts Panel:

Mark Elliott

Johann Fourie

Chris Cogdale

James Sprowson

Brian Campbell

Dean Goodin

Dave Buchanan


The Association Patron is Nelson Potts.

If you are interested in umpiring at any level, or would be keen to be part of an umpire training course please contact:

Chris Cogdale
coggie [at] wise [dot] net [dot] nzby
027 526 443

Mark Elliott
mark [dot] sheryn [at] xtra [dot] co [dot] nz
027 789 0707

Johann Fourie

jandsfourie [at] xtra [dot] co [dot] nz

06  377 7351

As well as officiating local games, the WCUSA also offer education and training opportunities including player-umpire courses and extended training for new potential umpires.

The latest New Zealand Cricket Playing Conditions and various Umpires Training modules can be found on the NZCUSA website: