Officials

Ozark Swimming Officials

 


This page is the responsibility of the Ozark Officials Committee. Questions, suggestions or comments should be directed to Steve Grimm, Ozark Officials Chair.

Officials Committee

Ozark Officials Roster (updated June 11, 2018)

Meet Referee Contact List

 

 

 


Become a USA Swimming Official!

 

              Joanie Beisel talks about how to be a parent and an Official (video)

                  

                                                                                                                               Spring Clinic Schedule

Date Time Location Level
May 19 8:30-10:30am

Chuck Fruit Aquatic Center

6168 Center Grove Rd., Edwardsville, IL

OW

      Note:  These clinics are open to all 

Legend: ST=Stroke&Turn, CJ=Chief Judge, SR=Starter, DR=Deck Ref, AO=Administrative Official, OW=Open Water

YMCA Level 1 = Stroke&Turn, Level 2 = Chief Judge, Starter, Deck Ref

 

New Official Certification Information

USA Swimming Officials Page 2018 Non-Athlete Registration
Background Check Athlete Protection Training
2018 Certification & Advancement Standards for Ozark/USA Swimming Officials

Certification & Advancement Standards for dual certified YMCA/Ozark//USA Swimming Officials

Information regarding testing for current and new officials is discussed at the training clinics. Anyone needing assistance or information should attend a clinic or contact the Certification Coordinator (Bill Rener) or the Officials Chair (Steve Grimm). Certification will not be granted without first attending an Ozark Official's training clinic and completion of all appropriate tests.


 

National Certification Information

National Officials Guide USA Swimming National Officials Page
Stroke and Turn Judge Checklist Chief Judge Checklist
Starter Checklist Administrative Referee Checklist
Deck Referee Checklist  
Starter Philosophy and Protocol Referee Philosophy and Protocol
Lead/Lag Method of Stroke Judging

Ozark Officials National Meet Reimbursement

Policy and Application

(Application for Travel Expense Award)

                                     

 

 


Resources for Officials

Certification & Advancement Standards for Ozark/USA Swimming Officials

Certification & Advancement Standards for dual certified YMCA/Ozark//USA Swimming Officials

   
Re-Certification Checklists:  Technical Rules with DQ Slip
 Stroke and Turn Judge  
 Starter Starter Philosophy and Protocol
 Deck Referee Referee Philosophy and Protocol
 Administrative Referee False Start Scenarios
 Meet Referee  
  Officials 10 Point Self-Evaluation
  Athlete Protection - Best Practices

 

Meet Resources

Stroke Briefing ***Updated 2015 Version*** Chief Judge Responsibilities & Checklist
Radio Etiquette & Protocol Report of Occurrence

Meet Referee File

Watch Times Request Sheet for Administratve Referee's at Championship Meets
Meet Referee Observation Card - Stroke & Turn Judge Meet Referee Observation Card - Starter
Meet Referee Observation Card - Administrative Official Meet Referee Observation Card - Referee