Are you interested in becoming a referee?
Think you can do better? Then “Put your whistle where your mouth is” and “Become a GAA Referee”!
How do I become a Referee?
Anyone wishing to be a New referee is asked to attend the new referees course in the Athletic Grounds on the following dates at 8pm each night:
- Wed 22nd Feb
- Wed 1st Mar
- Wed 8th Mar
If you are interested in becoming a referee please email firstname.lastname@example.org
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