Referee Certification Seminar with Russell Wilson

Referee Certification Seminar with Russell Wilson

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Saturday, February 2nd, 4pm-10pm @ the Venue

The Seminar:

This is a 6 hour seminar that is required to either become a nationally certified fencing referee or to meet in-service requirement for current referees. Also, a must for any fencer or parent who wants to increase their understanding of the rules of competitive fencing. Practical exams will be held the next day at the competition.

 Topics Include:

- Role, Responsibilities, and Duties of the Referee
- Rules of the Sport
- Analyzing the Action
- Exam Preparation
- Improving Referee Rating

Seminar: $85 Per Person
Practical Exam: $25 Per Person (Per Weapon)

To register for multiple practical exams (multiple weapons), please add a “Practical Exam” to your cart per number of exams.

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The Presenter

Russell Wilson is a former chair of the Fencing Officials Commission and was a referee at the 1984, 1988, and 1996 Olympic Games for all three weapons, and one of two living people who refereed the finals in both foil and saber. He is a Certified Referee Instructor (CRI). He is one of only a handful of people to have held the category “A” international referee rating in foil, épée, and saber.