Field Hockey Federation (FHF) is a Southern California organization that has sponsored and organized field hockey clubs and leagues, public and private school field hockey programs, and adult programs to pursue the sport of field hockey.


Umpire Registration is open for 2018, renew or register as an FHF Umpire Member before the season starts on February 17th!

The draft FHF 2017 Fall Rules have been updated.  The manager's meeting is scheduled for September 9th, 2017; for additional details contact , FHF Director of Competitions.

Please contact for questions concerning the Adult Divisions Umpiring and Assignments, and for questions concerning the Junior Divisions Umpiring and Assignments.

updated 8/16/17 - Dana Hawley

Links to Hockey Rules, Hockey specific Discussion Forums and Hockey Game Video sites

Field Hockey Federation - Local Rules of Hockey: 

The 2016 SPRING Season Rules can be downloaded and printed HERE
The 2015 FALL Season 5v5 rules can be downloaded and printed  HERE   (Last Updated 5/18/2015)
The 2013 5v5 Umpires briefing can be found HERE
Incident Report Form Instructions (how to fill out the form) and the actual Incident Report Form
FIH - Rules of Hockey Outdoor and Indoor:
The 2015 Rules of Hockey can be downloaded and printed HERE
The 2015 Rules of 5v5 Hockey can be downloaded and printed HERE

Video / Live Streaming:

FIH with Laola TV  Games from recent Women's World Cup, Men's Champions Trophy & Women's Championship Trophy
The Rules of Hockey Video Library, which may be accessed via the following link: -
A set of User Notes for the Video Library may be accessed by clicking on this link: -

USA Field Hockey:

Umpire's Blog
Membership Login
FIH / NCAA / NFHS RUles of Hockey Comparison


USA Field Hockey - Ask the Umpire
Playing Advantage - an iTunes podcast by Keely Dunn and John Hrytsak
Field Hockey Forum - Umpiring Corner - a really GREAT site to ask any question about umpiring and rule interpretation
Umpire Hockey - a Field Hockey Umpire site maintained and published by Cris Maloney