June 18, 2023
Josh Armitage appointed as Gameplay DirectorExecutive
QuadballUK is pleased to announce the appointment of Josh Armitage as our brand new Gameplay Director.
The Gameplay Department are responsible for overseeing the creation and development of resources and training for referees and flag runners across QuadballUK. First joining the sport in early 2014, Josh has been an active part of the UK Quadball community not only through their play, but also through their supporting of Northern University Clubs. Their time volunteering with the QUK Gameplay Department has led to the implementation of playtest matches, as well as video resources to prepare the UK for the inclusion of new contact rulings.
Josh currently plays as chaser and seeker for Olympians QC, in addition to regularly volunteering as a referee and flag runner. Moving forward as Director, they hope to empower developing referees and officials with the tools resources to help them gain confidence in their craft.
When approached for a comment, Josh remarked “Oh aye, am reyt chuffed.”
Credits: Michael Vong (cover image) Paul Watts (headshot)