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Current News and Events- Have two Grade 8 level referee course's starting up soon    First one will take place on one weekend in Half Moon Bay 

1/27/17 10:00 AM- 1:00 PM  break than 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Field session will be the next day  Details can be found on this link:

https://cnra.gameofficials.net/public/class/classSearch.cfm

STAR Referees:

If you missed your chance in the fall to attend one of the field sessions

We will be having a field session  on 1/28/18  at Half Moon Bay- Cunha Middle School   10:00 AM to 1:00 PM  weather premitting 

Also will be having one on 2/25/17 at Larsen near SFYS league Office  9:30 AM to 12:30 PM 

You should attend one of intro nights dates which are used to explain the program and the course. The first intro night for the upcoming spring season will be on 2/13/18 at  SFYS League Office 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

The new STAR program is one way to help to get more adults in the referee program. We will be using all Grade 8 course's for the STAR training This way the parents of players that play on SFYS Rec or Comp teams and all clubs we assign. Can see what it takes to become a referee.  Anyone can sign up for these course's.  We may also have additional classroom sessions. We may also have additional field sessions which will be posted on this website and the SFYS league website.

Here is the link for online training which you should do before you attend the the first classroom session.

https://www.ussoccer.com/Referees/Resource-Center/Online-Training/Grade-9-Referee-Course.aspx

To register for the STAR program, register online and select the field session below.

Already know what you want? Go straight to the registration page.

Grade 8 Course for Rec and Comp teams- Next course in SF will be in Feb 2018

If you want to get a head start on the course you can attend the intro night on 2/13/18 

7:00 PM  to 8:30 PM  at the SFYS league office

Grade 8 Level Course is now for Rec and Comp teams.

We no longer offer the grade 9 course

We still have room for you to join the referee team for the Spring  2018 season. 

Just sign up for the course

If you know anyone that wants to become a referee please let them know about this course

We could really use some more adults for the Spring 2018 season. Before the start of the Spring season every team in District 1 will need to have at least one adult that has taken and passed this course. Next course starts on 1/27/18 and the field session will be on 1/28/18 

https://cnra.gameofficials.net/public/class/classRegister.cfm?classID=23897

We are teaching this course for the club in Half Moon Bay. It will be on the last weekend in Jan, 2018

Here is the next course in San Francisco 


24340 - 2017 GRADE 8 ENTRY LEVEL REFEREE COURSE - Classroom & Field Session
Date / Time Location Grades Registered

2/20/18 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

2/22/18  6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

We will be having the field session

 2/25/18  9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Sunday at Larsen

 weather permiting

This is COURSE IS now posted

 

SFYOUTH SOCCER LEAGUE OFFICE
1434 TARAVAL ST
SAN FRANCISCO CA

 

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We are using all course's for the new STAR program to get more adults in the referee program. 
You shoould  do some online training for this course. Which takes about 2.5 hours.

This course is also for anyone Youth or Adult that would like to referee in the Spring 2018 season, and also for Adults that would like to become STAR referees for a Rec, Comp team and or Club. 


We will have an intro night on 2/13/18 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM 

Venue Contact
Name:   RICHARD FERN
Email:   richref2@gmail.com   or   INFO@SFYOUTHSOCCER.COM
Phone:   (415) 504-8131   or   (650) 290-0365
Driving Directions
The SFYS league office is loctaed at 1434 Taraval, near the corner of 24th and Taraval St.  The office is located on the 2nd floor.
To register for the Grade 8 course, please Click Here
 
 
 For more details on the STAR program, please check the SFYSOCCER website: 
http://www.sfyouthsoccer.com/volunteer-asst.-refs--vars-.html 

Weekly Referee Roundtable:

 

Will be back 2018 Spring season

Hope to see you next Spring 

 We need to know how may will be attending  so please send an email to richref2@gmail.com. 

Want to earn a bonus this season?  Attend the weekly referee roundtable at the league office on Wednesday's from 6:30-8:30 pm.  Interact with other referees, discuss the good, the bad and the ugly from the previous week, and get additional training. Sign up for more matches for the season.

 

New or returning referee? Make sure you're current on the rules of the game.

 
Download the 2017-18 Laws of the Game here
 
Download the Laws of the Game Made Easy here
 
Download the D1 Rules for Rec and Prep matches here

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Looking for High School Officials for this Winter season.

If you can referee in the afternoons Monday - Friday

Please contact Rich Fern

You can fill out the Assignment Availability information on this website

Thanks and hope you can referee this winter season for us.


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