News from the Area Referee Administrator
Exciting things are happening in the Area 2C referee ranks. As part of the new website we will be offering discussions, articles, and LOTG clarifications. Please send your questions to me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are in the process of updating the various training sessions offered throughout the Area. Full schedule is coming soon . . . .
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Basic, Intermediate, and Advanced referee training classes are available around the Area. Contact the hosting region to reserve a place in the class.
Area Referee "No Tolerance" Policy
The Area 2-C Board has adopted a Referee No Tolerance policy aimed at managing uncivil touchline behavior by coaches and other spectators.
Parents Guide To Referee Decisions
Written by Michael Cook, John Maltester, and Steve Morin, The Parents Guide to Referee Decisions was designed to educate spectators about why referees take certain actions, or non-actions, on the field. It is an attempt to clarify the fine points of officiating in order to raise the appreciation for the referee's efforts on the field.
This game report is to be submitted by the referee if there is an issue related to goals, fields, restrooms, field markings, etc. All Misconduct Reporting should be reported on the Misconduct Report found below.
This report should be used for reporting all game misconducts issued by the referee team. Please make sure players/coaches names involved in misconduct are listed, in addition to jersey numbers. Make sure the report includes all game information at the time of any "send offs."
Other game report concerns such as field conditions, etc. should be reported on the Game Report form found above.