Polo refereeing in the UK is managed by a Sub-Committee of senior referees and an administrator, known as the Chief Referee’s Sub-Committee. The structure of Refereeing in the UK is constantly reviewed. If you have suggestions about improving the overall structure of refereeing in the short and long-term please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Reporting to the Polo Committee, the Chief Referee's Sub-Committee is responsible for:
Rule interpretation and implementation for BCU Polo events
Arrangements for referee development including the provision of formal training courses and the associated examination papers and practical assessments
- The creation and upkeep of comprehensive data and records on all trainee and qualified referees in the UK
The Referee Committee are running two Grade 3/4 ref courses in the coming weeks, with details on a Grade 1/2 course to follow: – Saturday 26/3 – Sunday 10/4 Location: Online ( Zoom details below) Course Provider: Elan Winter Time: 0900-1600ish Costs: £15 – Course and Exam The course comprises of a theory session, guided […]
There will be a referee course taking place at Southampton Uni on the 10th February. Cost is: £12.50 for course and exam £20 to include ref pack (Whistle, Cards, Lanyard, Paddle gauge) Details of car parking time and location: Southampton Uni Course details To book a place email email@example.com
We encourage clubs or individuals looking to improve their refereeing standard or who are pushing for promotion this season to attend theory courses: 4th November grade 3/4 theory course at Cherwell: 9.30 till 4. £20 inc ref pack £12.50 without. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to book on. A practical assessment is also required, these must be actively […]
Rules & References
Our rulebook along with broader ICF rules as well as any published refereeing documents.
Grades & Assessments
Information on the British Grade 1 to 4 standards and how to get assessed (both theory and practical).
The referee listings database to check your current qualification status and find assessors.