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Referee and Umpire Resources image Alf alien referee The Officials101 Referee and Umpire Resources and Collections are massive. We have amassed and sorted thousands of positive and educational links, videos, Social Media posts into Collections that give you real life connections to Referees and Umpires all over the world.
Officials101 Collections provide positive encouragement, education and entertainment for everyone from the sports fan to the sports official. Find referee and umpire links to sports associations, leagues and very important people from everywhere on the planet. Get connected to the movers and shakers in the world of sports officiating and learn what it takes to be in the Best Seat in the House.


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We have started adding Referee and Umpire Podcasts to many of the pages around the site. Now you can listen in while you are exploring the various collections. We have included this podcast about The Vital Role of Officials presented by the Ontario Minor Hockey Association. Have fun!



Please enjoy our Home Collection below and visit all the rest!


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Officials101 A – Z List of Sports Rules
Links to all your sports rules are on one page.


There are many ways to get the most out of Officials101, but I hope the one you use the most is to just have fun. Relax and enjoy an easy time of following referee and umpire news. Sports officials are a very special breed of people and they are fascinating to watch as they try to keep our favourite sports teams under control. Scroll down on each page to see what we have saved up for you!

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Browse through the Name your Game Categories in the menu to find all your favourite sports listed in their alphabetical order. Try looking in the Emerging Sports Collection. This is where we put all of our ‘Other Sports’ and it is filled with new games you have probably never heard of and old games that we just haven’t got to make a Collection for yet.

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Fun Stuff

In the Fun Stuff Section of the menu you can check out some of our completely Unique Collections like the Officials101 Love Collectionand the Officials101 Animals Collection Just have fun in this section. Loaded with the weird, wacky and wonderful posts that make sports the lifelong passion of Referees and Umpires everywhere.

Serious Stuff

Under the Serious Stuff Categories are Referee and Umpire Resources and Collections loaded with the Rules, Schools and Tools that are critical to becoming an Elite Official in your favourite sports. Be sure to take a look at our collection dedicated to our 3 Stars feature. It highlights many of the Top Referees and Umpires in the world.

There are over 100 pages of referees and umpires across the website, highlighting dozens of sports. The site was created using over 10,000 Twitter posts and retweets. Plus we added hundreds of links, videos and podcasts from around the world. Providing easy access to education, entertainment and important information to sports officials of all stripes. Thanks for visiting today. We hope to see you again! Have an excellent day!


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