For referee queries contact: Mick Fennin – 087/2700243 / Martin Whyte – 086/8131794 (2017 Panel of Referees TBC)
Are you interested in becoming a Kildare GAA referee?
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
Kildare GAA are holding a Referees Foundation Course in March, if you would like to sign up for this course contact Mick Fennin or Martin Whyte.