NORTH MIDLANDS SOCIETY OF RUGBY FOOTBALL REFEREES

REFEREE SHIRTS - THE CURRENT RANGE
WHITE
£25 BUT ONE FREE FOR ACTIVE REFEREES
GREEN
MOST SIZES IN STOCK £25
BLACK
MOST SIZES IN STOCK £25
ORANGE
M, L & XL ONLY LIMITED STOCK £35

NEW SHORTS
FOR 2016 - £15 PRE-ORDER NOW (sizes S-XXL)

EXPECTED OCTOBER 2016
new shorts

To order shirts please contact Richard Arney (shop@refereeskit.com). If not in stock these take around 10 weeks as they are specially made for the Society. Prepayment is required as we have to pay with order. Please add £3 for postage if you want your shirt mailed to you otherwise then can be collected at society meeting or from Richard in Solihull. Pay by cheque, BACS or Paypal - contact Richard for details. Sizes from XS to XXXL.

White shirts are provided free to active referees, jointly sponsored by Richard's law firm, Probate Solicitors Limited and the Society. Green and black shirts are also part-subsiised by PSL as are tracksuits and watchers jackets.

Richard also as a range of Society tracksuits, watchers jackets, ties and jumpers (limited stock) plus referee shorts, touch flags, socks, whistles, score wallets, studs, lanyards and other accessories.

*** NEW ***
Beanies now available in Black, Emerald green (bright like shirts) or bottle green (dark like jumpers) at £10. Hoodies also available in same colours at £25 each. Beanies have NMSRFR shield only, Hoodies have usual logos. SOME IN STOCK BUT AVAILABLE TO ORDER - DELIVERY APPROX TWO WEEKS
SOCIETY BLACK SOCKS with green/white trim - £6.

DO NOT FORGET - FOR APPOINTMENTS AND FIXTURES GO TO WHO'S THE REF



IMPORTANT - ENTERING 2016-17 FIXTURES:
Like last year, fixtures should be entered on WHO'S THE REF not on this website. A copy of the Appointments Process can be downloaded here as can the Application Form. Download the club user guide here (see also Key Downloads below right).

You will need to have completed and returned an application form and paid the £10 deposit BEFORE you can enter any fixtures. This applies EVERY year. Invoices are available below if required.

Whos The Ref website
This weeks matches Facebook for North Mids Refs


CLUB REGISTRATION DEPOSITS REQUIRED FOR 2016-17
click below to view invoice

 
ANNOUNCEMENT: LATEST REPLACEMENT RULES Regulation 13 (replacements) has been amended for the 2015-16 season and affects most games at Level 3 and below. Please see the Logic Trees and RFU explanation in the KEY DOWNLOADS section or use the links below
Logic Tree for Midlands Leagues
Logic Tree for National Leagues
RFU guidelines

NEWS: REGRADING POLCY - FITNESS TESTS
The purpose of this post is to remind and explain to those who have not applied before how the Society re-grades referees.

There have been some small changes to the Grading Policy.

If a referee does sufficiently well in the annual fitness test and reaches a higher fitness level than required, that level could be taken into consideration if re-grading was being considered during the next season.

As an example a referee who is a level 10, passes the fitness test to level 8 ....    more >>

NEXT SOCIETY MEETING:  to be advised


Please see above

REFEREE TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
RFU Entry Level Referee Awards – Download the Latest Course Diary [Click Here].

RFU Referee Development Awards – Suitable for Club Referees & Coaches or Society Referees who wish to hone their skills. 90 minute concentrated sessions on one of 12 aspects of the game. Hosted by various clubs across the North Midlands and Staffordshire. [Click Here for latest Session Dates and Venues]

REFEREE TRAVELLING EXPENSES For the 2015-16 season EXPENSES are to be claimed from the Treasurer and NOTHING FROM THE CLUBS. Expenses must be claimed through Whos The Ref.
NEXT EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEETING: to be advised
NEXT GRADING COMMITTEE MEETING: none currently arranged.

ADVISERS CORNER: Not mine
Following the last meeting’s fine presentations by Tony Roberts and Geoff Ford I was handed the following, which Graham Daly had come across in his wide and varied Rugby reading. It is written from a team coaches’ point of view.
How not to block a quick throw in:
We’ve kicked for touch and th ....    more >>

 


QUICK REFERENCE
Referee travel expenses MUST NOW BE CLAIMED FROM SOCIETY NOT CLUB VIA WHOS THE REF

Exchange Referee Fee £35
Late cancellation of Ref £25
for more detail see Charging

SOCIETY NEWS
(click on title)
REGRADING POLCY - FITNESS TESTS (01/03/16)
Pitch Inspections (15/01/16)
Changes to Club Cards (12/07/15)
Re-grading and Development Squad applications (24/05/15)
Match Officials Challenge (24/05/15)
MORE ITEMS >>
KEY DOWNLOADS
WTR Club User Guide
FR Logic Tree 14-15 (Level 5 below) - 2014 09 01
FR Logic Tree 14-15 (Level 3 4) - 2014 09 01
RFU Regulation 13 update 2014-15
Society Accounts 2015
NMSRFR Appoinments Process
NMSRFR Club Application Form
NMSRFR Club Application Form
N MIDS RFU Protocol
Rolling Subs Regs 2012-13
Scrum Engagement 2013
Refereing Young Players
Articles of Association
Sending Off Report PDF
Sending Off report Word
Referee Abuse Report PDF
Referee Abuse Report Word
Mids Leagues Tree 13-14
Structured Season 13-14
Mids Division Admin Instrns
NM Colts League Regs 13-14
Guide to Front Row Reps
Expenses form - Refs
Expenses form - Assessors
Clubs Guide
Administrators Guide
Referees Guide
Ref Availability Guide
Referee Starter Pack
Rolling Subs Midlands
Standing Order New
New Co. Membership Form
Referee Application Form
Club Application form

ADVISERS CORNER
(click on title)
Not mine (30/03/15)
Bristol Irish (15/01/15)
Dont be a headcase (10/12/14)
Cup Chaos (13/11/14)
Offside and other matters (24/09/14)
MORE RAMBLINGS >>
VIEW latest iRB training videos. Click on title to view (hosted on YouTube)
01 Offside from kicks
02 Offside at the ruck
03 Illegal Maul Formation
04 Scrum Engagement
05 Scrum Feeds
06 Tackle Laws 14 & 15
07 Tackle - players on feet
08 Tackler not moving away
09 Players falling after tackle

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