Please note registration requirements:
1.) Be US citizens, or have Legal Resident Alien Status.
2.) Be current members of USA JUDO (Memberships available on site).
3.) Have been a Regional Referee or Coach for at least one year.
4.) Be 18 years old or older.
5.) Hold Shodan or higher rank from a recognized authority.
6.) *Attend the Candidate Clinic the evening before the event.
7.) Take and pass the written examination (Multiple-choice for Referee Candidates.)
8.) Referee the event to the satisfaction of the examiners. The fee for the Written Examination is $20. Those who pass the Practical Examination must also pay a National Referee Registration Fee of $20 and complete the registration form. Referee fees are to be paid as the referee representative indicates in the class.
9.) Candidates must bring documentation of each criterion listed above and 2- copies of a passport-style photo. Referee candidates’ photo must be in uniform.
*All Candidates are required to attend the appropriate Candidate Clinic and complete the Written Test, if applicable, on Friday evening: 02/24/2017 at the Host Hotel site from 6:00–9:00 pm. For information, please contact: Referee Liaison, Mr. Dana Rucker at: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.