Boardkeepers Guide, updated

Posted 1 October 2006 to , by Jeff Soo
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By Jeff Soo


This guide is a one-page summary of the rights and duties of the board-keeper in an American-rules game. Please feel free to tack it to the back of your deadness board, or include it in your tournament handouts (but see the copyright notice below). Download the PDF version here:

A Field Guide for Boardkeepers (50 kB)

Please note that this is an entirely unofficial document. I am not a member of the USCA Rules Committee and this document has not been officially reviewed by that august body.

Without further ado, here is

A Field Guide for Board-keepers

Copyright notice

Copyright 2006–2023 by Jeff Soo. You may print copies for personal or club use, and you may include it in your tournament handouts, so long as you make no changes to the text. You do not need to credit the author.

Last modified on 15 October 2023