Refereeing Resources Archive

Preparing for the USAV official exams

For many officials, they feel the most nervous not in the moments leading up to a big match, or climbing the stand for an important rating session, but before taking their USAV referee or scorer exam each year.  There is certainly something to be nervous about if need you need a high score to be […]

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Social media and officiating

This is a delicate subject and one I’ve been hesitant to delve into. However, today’s world means that the situation will get worse if we don’t address it now. Simply put, as difficult as it may be, officiating activities are topics that should NOT be a part of social media postings – Twitter, Facebook, and […]

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USAV Points of Emphasis and Rule Clarifications for National-level Events

Now available at http://www.volleyballreftraining.net/techniques_pages/2008-09_USAV_Points%20of%20Emphasis_Rules%20Clarifications.html and http://www.volleyballreftraining.com/techniques_pages/pdfs/PointsofEmphasis_Clarifications_NatlEvents.pdf

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Rule Comparison between USAV and NCAA

COMPARISON OF SIGNIFICANT RULES NCAA Women’s Rules and USAV Domestic Competition Regulations 2008-2009 Available here »»

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USA Volleyball/PAVO Certification Reciprocity Agreement

The certification reciprocity agreement establishes criteria for PAVO and USAV referees to acquire a rating in the other organization without having to undergo the entire prerequisite training and evaluation process. This agreement was developed to encourage referees to work at various levels of competition by streamlining the certification path, recognizing their prior qualifications from PAVO […]

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2008-09 Rules Interpretation Bulletin #1 — Libero uniform

Now available at http://www.volleyballreftraining.net/techniques_pages/2008-09_USAV_rules_interp_bulletin_no1_10_08.html and http://www.volleyballreftraining.com/techniques_pages/pdfs/2008-09_USAV_Rule_Interp1.pdf

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