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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 January 16, 2020)

Meet Referee Contact List

Officials Committee Meeting Minutes (Dec 4, 2019) (Sep 4, 2019)

 


Become a USA Swimming Official!

 

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

                  

Ozark Officials Clinics
Sep. 6 5:30pm - 7:00pm

SIU Rec Center Hospitality Room

300 East Grand Ave., Carbondale, IL

Bill Woelbeling (woelbelingw@gmail.com)

SR (FULL)
Sep. 7 9:00am - 10:30am

SIU Rec Center Hospitality Room

300 East Grand Ave., Carbondale, IL

Bill Woelbeling (woelbelingw@gmail.com)

DR
Sep. 7 8:00am - Noon

Four Rivers Area Branch YMCA

400 Grand Ave., Washington, MO

Patty Draves (3littlefishies@hughes.net)

ST, SR, DR

Sep. 7 Noon - 4:00pm

Four Rivers Area Branch YMCA

400 Grand Ave., Washington, MO

Patty Draves (3littlefishies@hughes.net)

AO
Sep. 9 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Wisper ISP Offices

9711 Fuesser Rd,. Mascoutah, IL

Bill Rener (bill.rener-swim@att.net)

ST
Sep. 14 8:00am - 10:00am

Panera Bread

3219 William St., Cape Girardeau, MO

Mike Scott (mscott@charleston.k12.mo.us)

DR
Sep. 25 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Parkway North High School

12860 Fee Fee Rd., St. Louis, MO

Stephanie Petersen (legos-lb@sbcglobal.net)

ST, CJ, SR
Sep. 28 1:00pm - 2:30pm

The Offices of CDM Smith

1130-A Walnut St., Carbondale, IL

Bill Woelbeling (woelbelingw@gmail.com)

ST (limited to 10 people)

CJ (limited to 3 people)

Sep. 28 2:30pm - 4:00pm

The Offices of CDM Smith

1130-A Walnut St., Carbondale, IL

Bill Woelbeling (woelbelingw@gmail.com)

SR (limited to 10 people)

AO (limited to 3 people)

Oct. 3 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Crestview Middle School (Rooms 106, 107, 111, 112)

16025 Clayton Rd., Ballwin, MO

Jean Ann Lashley (jeanlashley@sbcglobal.net)

ST, CJ, SR, DR
Oct. 7 5:30pm - 8:30pm

St. Peters Rec-Plex

5200 Mexico Rd., St. Peters, MO

Steve Grimm (steve.grimm-swim@charter.net)

ST, CJ, SR, DR
Oct. 22 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Sperreng Middle School (FAST Office) (Side Entrance)

12111 Tesson Ferry Rd., St. Louis, MO

Jeff Heveroh (Jeff@stonebridgefin.com)

ST, SR
Nov. 4 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Parkway North High School

12860 Fee Fee Rd., St. Louis, MO

Stephanie Petersen (legos-lb@sbcglobal.net)

AO

      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

 

New Official Certification Information

USA Swimming Officials Page 2020 Non-Athlete Registration
Background Check Athlete Protection Training
2019-20 Certification & Advancement Standards for Ozark/USA Swimming Officials

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

Concussion Protocol Training  

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

2019-20 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  
 Jay Thomas (National Rules Chair) discusses Breaststroke Kick Officials 10 Point Self-Evaluation
Ozark Certification Codes Athlete Protection - Best Practices

 

Meet Resources

Stroke Briefing ***Updated 2017 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