Officials Training

2021 Officials Training Schedule

Officials Requirements

Training will be held by video conference/webinar. Please note the links below.  

ALL Midlakes Officials MUST attend at least one training session each season.

Training Day Date Time Video Conf Trainer
Stroke & Turn Tuesday May 18 5:00 pm Michael Yu
  Wednesday May 19 5:00 pm Edgar Valentin
Starter & Referee Tuesday May 18 7:00 pm Paul Farag
  Wednesday May 19 7:00 pm Paul Farag


Please make sure the Head Official for your club is listed on the Club Info page.  If not, please send your Head Officials contact information to the League using this link: Head Official Contact Information



Midlakes Officials Training Documentation


Midlakes Referee & Starter

2021 Video training session with presentation

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Midlakes Stroke-and-Turn

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USA Swimming Stroke Officiating Videos

The Start Philosophy -

Officiating relays -

Officiating backstroke  -

Officiating breaststroke -

Officiating freestyle -

Officiating butterfly -