Refereeing Overview

The National Referees Commission oversees the delivery of refereeing nationally and is responsible for the appointment of referees for international and domestic national competitions as well as providing an assessment, grading and evaluation of referees throughout the pathway.

The education and development of current and aspiring FINA referee’s is an important part of the pathway and one that the high performance department supports through opportunities integrating with the national teams.

National Referee’s Commission - Michael McNeill, Chairman; Michael Hart; Michael DeFina, Noel Harrod and Phil Scales

FINA Referees – Andrew Carney, Daniel Bartels, Danny Flahive, Gabor Boros, Nick Hodgers, Nicola Johnson, Rowan Woodburn

If you are interested in becoming a referee click here for further information.



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