Welcome to LBSOA!

Welcome to the Long Beach Softball Officials Association – your dedicated hub for excellence in umpiring and fostering the spirit of fair play in the dynamic world of fastpitch softball. As a community of passionate and skilled umpires, we take pride in upholding the integrity of the game while continuously refining our craft. Whether you’re a seasoned umpire, a budding enthusiast, or a curious observer, our association stands as a beacon of knowledge, camaraderie, and professional growth. Join us in our journey to ensure every pitch, every call, and every game resonates with the values that make softball a remarkable sport.

Join Us!

Welcome to the Long Beach Softball Officials Association! We’re thrilled that you’re considering becoming a member and joining our community of dedicated and passionate umpires. By becoming a member, you’ll not only enhance your umpiring skills but also contribute to the growth and professionalism of fastpitch softball officiating. Here’s everything you need to know about becoming a member, the benefits you’ll enjoy, and the simple registration process.

Becoming A Member

Joining our association is a fantastic opportunity for umpires of all levels, whether you’re just starting out or have years of experience under your belt. As a member, you’ll be part of a supportive network of fellow umpires who share your enthusiasm for the sport. Our association is committed to promoting fair play, integrity, and continuous improvement, and we welcome individuals who are dedicated to upholding these values on and off the field.

Membership Benefits

When you become a member of the Fastpitch Umpire Association, you gain access to a wide range of benefits that will enrich your umpiring journey:

  • Training Resources: Enjoy exclusive access to training videos, articles, and tutorials developed by experienced umpires and industry experts. Stay up-to-date with the latest rule changes and officiating techniques.
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with other umpires, share experiences, and learn from each other. Our association fosters a strong sense of community and provides platforms for discussions and mentorship.
  • Certification Pathways: If you’re aiming to advance your umpiring career, our association offers clear certification pathways with opportunities to improve your skills and gain recognition.
  • Exclusive Events: Participate in workshops, seminars, and events designed to enhance your knowledge and expertise. Learn from seasoned umpires and gain insights into the nuances of fastpitch softball officiating.
  • Community Engagement: Contribute to discussions, share your insights, and be part of a community that’s dedicated to raising the standards of umpiring in fastpitch softball.

Registration Process

Becoming a member is quick and easy. Here’s how to get started:

  1. Choose Your Membership Type: Explore our different membership levels, including active members, associate members, and honorary members. Select the level that aligns with your umpiring goals and aspirations.
  2. Complete the Registration Form: Fill out the online registration form with your personal details and preferences. This information helps us tailor our resources and offerings to meet your needs.
  3. Payment: Submit the membership fee, which supports our efforts to provide valuable resources and opportunities to our members.
  4. Confirmation: Once your registration is complete, you’ll receive a confirmation email with your membership details. You’re now officially part of the Fastpitch Umpire Association!

Join us today and take your umpiring journey to the next level. Together, we can make a positive impact on the fastpitch softball community while enjoying the camaraderie of fellow umpires who share your passion. If you have any questions or need assistance with the registration process, don’t hesitate to reach out to our friendly team through our Contact Us page. We look forward to welcoming you into our association!