Help St Brigid’s And Antrim By Picking Up The Whistle!

March 18th, 2019 | Archive News, Latest News

Help St Brigid’s And Antrim By Picking Up The Whistle!

One great way of helping the club and county is to volunteer as a referee, and as more refs are needed at the moment it would be of great assistance to both St Brigid’s and Antrim. See below more details on how you can qualify at Headquarters!

The Foundation course for new referees will be on Saturday March 23rd at 10am and on Monday March 25th at 7pm.- Dunsilly Hotel!

AMAZINGLY, the final session will be in Croke Park on Saturday April 6th where certificates will be presented and referees gear given out to all successful participants.

NO BETTER REASON TO START AS A REFEREE NOW!

GET IN TOUCH NOW WITH Brendan Toland at email: tolandb15@gmail.com

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Why Become a GAA Referee?

•Stay involved with the game as an alternative to playing

•Fitness – It’s a great way to keep fit

•Ambition – could you referee a County Final or even an All-Ireland?

•Learn more about the game

•Give Something Back – offers players, at the end of their playing days, the opportunity to continue in the sport

•Personal Development – helps to develop personal skills that are of value in all walks of life

What qualities are required to become a GAA Referee?

•Good knowledge of the playing rules

•Be physically and mentally fit

•Have the ability to remain calm

•Have the moral courage to take decisions which are correct

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The first thing to do, is to contact Brendan Toland by email at tolandb15@gmail.com who will give you further details on upcoming GAA Referee Foundation Course that completes in CROKE PARK which you will have to complete before you can referee games.

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