The UPCOMING Foundation course for new referees will be held on Friday March 27th at 7pm – Dunsilly Hotel
Saturday March 28th at 10.30am – Dunsilly Hotel
Saturday April 4th at 10am – CROKE PARK!
ALL 3 SESSIONS MUST BE ATTENDED IN ORDER TO QUALIFY AS A REFEREE.
The final session will be in Croke Park on Saturday April 4th where certificates will be presented and referees gear given out to all successful participants.
NO BETTER REASON TO START AS A REFEREE NOW!
EMAIL BRENDAN TOLAND : email@example.com to apply
Why Become a GAA Referee?
•Stay involved with the game as an alternative to playing
•Fitness – It’s a great way to keep fit
•Ambition – could you referee a County Final or even an All-Ireland?
•Learn more about the game
•Give Something Back – offers players, at the end of their playing days, the opportunity to continue in the sport
•Personal Development – helps to develop personal skills that are of value in all walks of life
What qualities are required to become a GAA Referee?
•Good knowledge of the playing rules
•Be physically and mentally fit
•Have the ability to remain calm
•Have the moral courage to take decisions which are correct
RECAP: How do I become a Referee?
Note: If your club has no referee this year you will lose your home fixtures in the 2020 season.