91 Results for group: all-referees-documents

Application Form to join the Society

Membership application form for prospective referees (both novice and experienced) who wish to join the Society. More

PO#12 – Communicating with Players and Coaches

Communicating with players before, during and after a match should be structured and have a purpose.  The objective is to gain players’ trust and respect rather than affection. This Preferred Options paper covers four categories of communication from referee to players/coaches: 1.  Information 2. Decision-maki... More

PO#11 – Game Values

Preferred Options paper on the Game Values, describing the Society’s approach to player appealing, questioning decisions and general backchat. More

Society Kit Season 2019 – 2010

Society Kit season 2019 - 2020 The Society Executive has agreed the following :- Existing active, ‘paid-up’ and graded Referees will be entitled to: The current season's shirt (should have been collected from pre-season meetings at Sedgley Park & Preston Grasshoppers), and A digital voucher to be used ... More

PO#8 – Refereeing the Lineout

Preferred Options paper on refereeing the lineout. More

2019-20 Handbook – Amendments

Amendments to the 2019-20 handbook are listed here. Individuals’ new or amended contact details can be found in Who’s the Ref (WTR), which is assumed to hold the most up-to-date information. Members and club contacts are asked to keep their contact details up-to-date on WTR and inform the Secretary at madrefsec... More

Refereeing Descriptors – Self-evaluation

This is a tool to help referees self-evaluate their performance against a comprehensive set of descriptors for effective and competent refereeing. More

PO#6 – Starts, Restarts and Offside in Open Play

Preferred Options paper on Starts, Restarts and Offside in Open Play. More

PO#5 – Refereeing the Scrum

Preferred Options paper on refereeing the scrum. More

PO#4 – Positioning

Preferred Options paper on techiques for helping referees take up the best positions to make timely and accurate decisions. More