News for Officials:

2021 Registration: Before registering for 2021, please go to the USA-S website and view your meet history in OTS. If any meets are missing, contact Henry Clauson (207)620-4375 so they can be entered before you register for 2021. If you do not, your 2021 membership card may not have the "Official" status noted on it.


Certification and Registration:

MESI Guidelines for Officials' Certification (updated 1/10/2020)

YMCA Certified Officials Seeking USA Certification

Registration Forms

Athlete Protection Training

Background Screen (9/9/2020)

Concussion Training (9/9/2020)

Request to Shadow (1/17/2021)


In Maine (contact Henry Clauson at [email protected] if you wish to attend or schedule a clinic):

Clinics are posted on the MESI website under EVENTS

In New England (MESI WELCOME)

In Potomac Valley (MESI WELCOME)

Radio Etiquette and Usage Guidelines

The Swimming Official (a Self-Evaluation)

Timer Briefing (updated 6/24/2019)

Stroke and Turn Briefing (updated 1/10/19)


Name Tags  - If you need a name tag please contact Henry Clauson at [email protected]



USA Swimming Rules and Regulations:

The USA Swimming Rules and Regulations Book is an official publication of USA Swimming, the National Governing Body for swimming in the U.S. Changes to the rulebook are made on a yearly basis following the USAS Convention to include any new legislation, revisions and updates as voted on by the House of Delegates.

Click here for a complete copy of the 2020 Rulebook


 Meet Forms:




Officials Contact List:

For anyone who is in need of officials you may send your request to the following: Henry Clauson (207)620-4375, [email protected]. Any official who is able to attend will respond. Any official who would prefer not to be listed please contact the Officials Chair.