Midwestern Officials' Page

Midwestern Long Course Championship - Officials' Sign-up

2022 Mini Rulebook | 2022 USA Swimming Rulebook

Mission and Structure

Become a USA Swimming Official

Differences between Certification and Membership

12 & Under Suit Issues

Officials shall not contact the athlete directly with a suit issue. Officials must notify the Referee who in turn will notify the Coach, who may contact parent for suit type and number.

·        12 and Under Banned/Approved Suit list – Including the FINA Numbers   

o   Doc: https://www.usaswimming.org/docs/default-source/rules-regulations/tech-suit-restrictions/12-under-approved-suits-2-18-21.pdf  

o   Article: https://www.usaswimming.org/news/2020/08/24/tech-suit-restriction-for-12-and-under-swimmers  

o   FAQ: https://www.usaswimming.org/news/2021/03/15/12-under-tech-suit-restrictions---frequently-asked-questions    

Officials Chair
Debra Pearson

USA Swimming
Officials Page

USA Officials
OTS Guide

Officials Lists

Officials Applications

Meet Documents

Officials Committee Officials' Process/Application Report of Occurrence
  Non-Athlete Registration DQ Slip - July 2019
  Apprentice Official Application Disqualification Record
  Minimum Official Standards MW  
  Application for Certification USA Swimming Officials' Briefing
  Application for Recertification  
  Officials Advancement Coach Sign-In Sheet
  Transfer Application  
  Policy for Official Transfer  
  Tax Declaration  
  Clinic Sign-in Sheet  

Club Officials Contacts

MW Travel Reimbursement
Contact: Debra Pearson
For MW Officials Travel Document

Relay Take Off Form

  Responsibilities

 

Intention to Scratch

Position Descriptions

12 & Under Approved/Banned Tech Suits

Scratch Sheet

MW Officials' Policies

Specifications & Ruling

Scratch Procedure Summary

MW OTS Guidelines

Approved Tech Suits

Officials Sign-In

Etiquette & Philosophy

FAQs

Time Trial Request

Discipline/Decertification

 

Relay/Split Request

 

 

Marshal Card

    500y Lap Counter

Evaluations

 

1000y Lap Counter

Meet Referee Evaluation

 

1650y Lap Counter

   

800m Lap Counter

Applications to work Zone and Sectional Meets
found on the
Central Zone Page
  1500 Lap Counter
     

 

Instruction Documents

 

 

Referee Safety Check List

 

 

Official Position Descriptions

 

 

Officials Briefing Outline

 

 

Marshal Guidelines

 

 

Meet Jury Procedures

 

 

Coach Meeting Agenda

 

 

Starter Protocol

 

 

MW Fly-over start procedures

 

 

Starter Situations

 

 

Successful Start(er)

   

Officials' Positions-LC

   

Jurisdiction/Protocol SC Pool

   

Timer Instructions

   

Scratch Announcements

   

Radio Procedure Etiquette

   

General Announcements

   

Observed Swims Guidelines