Referees

Kildare GAA Referees

 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.