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Referees on Social Media

Referees on Social Media

Recognising Officials as Humans

Recognising Officials as Humans

5 Ways to Better Engage Referees

5 Ways to Better Engage Referees

Do Incident Reports Actually Help Referees?

Do Incident Reports Actually Help Referees?

The Future of Officiating Amid COVID-19

The Future of Officiating Amid COVID-19

Referee Training during COVID-19

Referee Training during COVID-19

An Expert Guide to Referee Assessments

An Expert Guide to Referee Assessments

The Role of the Referee Manager

The Role of the Referee Manager

Creating More Women Leaders in Football

Creating More Women Leaders in Football

The Psychology of Refereeing

The Psychology of Refereeing

From Viral Sensation to Referee Activist: Brian Barlow

From Viral Sensation to Referee Activist: Brian Barlow

Refereeing in England vs Australia

Refereeing in England vs Australia

World Cup Referee Fitness Preparation

World Cup Referee Fitness Preparation

The Retention Scale & Officiating Misconceptions

The Retention Scale & Officiating Misconceptions

VAR Controversy at the Women’s World Cup

VAR Controversy at the Women’s World Cup

What is a Referee Management System?

What is a Referee Management System?

Preparation for Peak Performance

Preparation for Peak Performance

Women's World Cup Referee Preparation - Part 2

Women’s World Cup Referee Preparation – Part 2

Women's World Cup Referee Preparation - Part 1

Women’s World Cup Referee Preparation – Part 1

4 Reasons Your Officiating Team Needs Depth

4 Reasons Your Officiating Team Needs Depth

When to Abandon a Match

When to Abandon a Match

The Impossibility of Perfect Refereeing

The Impossibility of Perfect Refereeing

Ref Support UK

Ref Support UK

Creating a Referee Mentoring Program

Creating a Referee Mentoring Program

How to Improve your Officiating Association

How to Improve your Officiating Association

A Coaches Guide to Respecting Officials

A Coaches Guide to Respecting Officials

Referee Pre-Match Preparation

Referee Pre-Match Preparation

How to Recruit and Retain more Female Referees

How to Recruit and Retain more Female Referees

Retain Referees with Data

Retain Referees with Data

Elite Referee Assessments

Elite Referee Assessments

Controlling the Game with Communication

Controlling the Game with Communication

5 Reasons Why Every League Needs a Referee Management System

5 Reasons Why Every League Needs a Referee Management System

The Role of the Referee Coach

The Role of the Referee Coach

Free Anti-Abuse Flyer

Free Anti-Abuse Flyer


Create a culture of respect at your sports venue. Download our free anti-abuse flyer (PDF) for your referees or umpires, and demonstrate the importance of sideline behavior guidelines.

Create a culture of respect at your sports venue. Download our free anti-abuse flyer (PDF) for your referees or umpires, and demonstrate the importance of sideline behavior guidelines.




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