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(For Calendar Year 2018 Registrations)
REFEREE
CLINICS:
Grade 8:
  For those who are planning to Center/AR Adults games, all Metro youth and Recreational levels (16-hour clinic)
Grade 9:
  For those planning to Center games up to U14 Recreational including "small-sided" U10 and U11 Metro games (8-hour clinic)
Grade 8 Upgrade:
  For those Grade 9 referees wishing to upgrade to Grade 8 and for former Grade 8 referees who have not recertified in more than 2 years (9-hour clinic)
Recertification & Administrative Fees:
  Click here for fees.
For clinic schedules/approvals and questions, please contact: Gary Randall (randsng@swcp.com), State Director of Instruction
Certifications are valid for each calendar year; i.e., all USSF certifications are effective January 1 through December 31.
If you were previously certified with USSF, but not for the calendar year 2018, you will need to recertify in order to officiate sanctioned matches this year.
Feb 16
Albuquerque

Referee Upgrade Orientation Clinic - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  SRC Offices and Training Center
  (Clark Truck Equipment Company (Enter on South Side))
  501A Industrial NE
  Albuquerque 87107 (Map)
  This clinic was previously scheduled on February 23.
  Instructor: Jack Houston
  Contact Jack for details and any required paperwork prior to clinic (tsrapres@aol.com)

This clinic is required for those wanting to upgrade to a Grade 6 or 7 referee. Information regarding upgrade requirements and cost will be discussed. Please bring completed Upgrade Declaration Form.
Feb 24, 2018
Hobbs
NEW Grade 9 & Recert Clinic - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  Murray Elementary School
  510 N. Dal Paso St.
  Hobbs 88240 (Map)
  For questions, please contact Dian Cortez (575-441-8200).
  Lead Instructor: TBA
  Class size is limited: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (http://ezregister.com/events/23936/).
  Fees: $75 total ($45 USSF Certification & $30 clinic fees). Please bring or pencil with paper for notes. Lunch will be provided by the league.

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 9 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 9 for the calendar year 2018. Recertifying referees need to be at the clinic all and the fee is $60 total.
Feb 24, 2018
Las Cruces

NEW Grade 8 Refeee Clinic - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  NMSU Gerald Thomas Hall - Room 200
  900 College Dr
  Las Cruces 88001 (Map)
  Instructors: TBA; for more information, please contact Rick Hendricks (rickhen06@gmail.com).
  Class size is limited, with a maximum of 30 and a minimum of 12: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (http://ezregister.com/events/23802/).
  Fees: $75 for Clinic and USSF Certification (Pre-paying online is preferred).

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 8 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 8 for the remainder of calendar year 2017 and all of 2018. New referees are expected to attend a field mentoring session that will include an assigned game. If paying by check, please make checks payable to NMSRA.
Feb 25, 2018
Las Cruces

2018 Recertification Clinic - 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  NMSU Gerald Thomas Hall - Room 200
  900 College Dr
  Las Cruces 88001 (Map)
  Instructor: Rick Hendricks (rickhen06@gmail.com).
  USSF registration & clinic fees: Grades 8/9 - $60; Grade 7 - $65; Grades 6/15 - $95 (Please make checks payable to NMSRA).

This clinic satisfies the annual recertification clinic requirements for EXISTING referees to be certified for the calendar year 2018. Certification of NEW referees, those currently not 2017-certified, and upgrades are not possible at this clinic.
Feb 25, 2018
Santa Fe
NEW Grade 8/9 Refeee & Recertification Clinics - 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  Santa Fe Prep High School
  1101 Camino De Cruz Blanca
  Santa Fe 87505 (Map)
  This clinic was previously scheduled on February 24.
  Lead Instructor: Kim Thomas (Contact Kim at kksbthomas@earthlink.net or 505-672-3354 with questions)
  Class size is limited: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (http://ezregister.com/events/23389/).
  Fees: $100 total fees for Clinic and USSF Certification of new referees (Pre-paying online is preferred).

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 8 or 9 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 8/9 for the calendar year 2018. Recertifying referees need to be at the clinic no later than 1:00 PM for a field session; fees are $60 (Grades 8/9) and $65 (Grade 7) respectively. Please make checks payable to NMSRA; no cash.
Mar 4, 2018
Albuquerque
NEW Grade 8 Refeee Clinic - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  SRC Offices and Training Center
  (Clark Truck Equipment Company (Enter on South Side))
  501A Industrial NE
  Albuquerque 87107 (Map)
  Instructors: Don Clark, Mark Merritt, Jeremy Vehar
  Class size is limited to 40, with a minimum of 12: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (http://ezregister.com/events/23243/).
  Fees: $75 for Clinic and USSF Certification (Pre-paying online is preferred).

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 8 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 8 for the calendar year 2018. Please make checks payable to NMSRA.
 
Completed Clinics

(For Calendar Year 2018 Registrations)
Jun 4, 2017
Albuquerque

DONE!
Assignor Clinic - 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
  330 Tijeras Ave NW
  Albuquerque 87102
  Lead Instructor: Don Clark
  If you plan to attend, please pre-register at (www.nmsra.ezregister.com/17010/).
  Fees: $0 for Clinic / $15 for Certification ($15 total)

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements to become an USSF assignor. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 8 assignor for the rest of calendar year 2017. An additional $15 fee if also registering for 2018. If paying by check, made payable to NMSRA please.
Jul 8, 2017
Gallup

DONE!
NEW Grade 9 Refeee Clinic - 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  El Buen Pastor Baptist Church
  610 N 4th St
  Gallup 87301
  Instructors: Gary Randall and Andy Robertson
  Class size is limited to 40: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (http://ezregister.com/events/20939/).
  Please contact David Fernandez (505-726-3313) for additional information.
  Fees: $45 for USSF Certification (Pre-paying online is preferred); the league is paying for the instructor and clinic fees.

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 9 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 9 for the remainder of calendar year 2017 and all of 2018. Please make checks payable to NMSRA.
Aug 5, 2017
Clovis

DONE!
NEW Grade 9 Refeee and Recertification Clinics - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  Clovis Youth Soccer Association
  1200 N. Norris St
  Clovis 88101
  Lead Instructor: Gary Randall
  Class size is limited to 40: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (http://ezregister.com/events/20941/).
  Please contact Brenda (575-799-6209) for payment arrangements.
  Fees: $45 for USSF Certification; the league is paying for the instructor and clinic fees.

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 9 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 9 for the remainder of calendar year 2017 and all of 2018. For EXISTING 2017 Grade 9 referees, this clinic will allow you to recertify for 2018; referees should be there by 3:00 PM. If you were previously certified, but not for 2017, your certification will not be effective until January 1, 2018.
Aug 5, 2017
Albuquerque

DONE!
NEW Grade 8 Refeee Clinic - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  SRC Offices and Training Center
  (Clark Truck Equipment Company (Enter on South Side))
  501A Industrial NE
  Albuquerque 87107 (Map)
  Instructors: Mark Merritt, Al Tillery, Jack Houston
  Class size is limited to 40: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (http://ezregister.com/events/20943/).
  Fees: $75 for Clinic and USSF Certification (Pre-paying online is preferred).

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 8 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 8 for the remainder of calendar year 2017 and all of 2018. Please make checks payable to NMSRA.
Aug 12, 2017
Albuquerque

DONE!
2018 Statewide Annual Recertification Clinic - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  For Grades 9/8/7 Referees.
  Instructors, Assessors, and State Referees are welcome.
  Central New Mexico Community College (CNM)
  SSC Cafeteria
  900 University Blvd SE
  Albuquerque 87106 (Map)
  Instructors: Ali Saheli & Rick Eddy
  Written testing and registration after the clinic.
  USSF registration fees: Grades 8/9 - $45; Grade 7 - $50; Grades 6/15 - $80; (cash or check made payable to NMSRA only).

This clinic satisfies the annual recertification clinic requirements for EXISTING referees grade 9,8,7, to be certified for the calendar year 2018. Certification of NEW referees, those currently not 2017-certified, and upgrades are not possible at this clinic. No pre-registration is required.
Aug 13, 2017
Albuquerque

DONE!
2018 Recertification Fitness Exam - 6:30 AM
  Desert Ridge Middle School Track
  8400 Barstow St NE
  Albuquerque 87122 (Map)
  Contact: Al Tillery

This fitness test is required for all Grade 6 & 7+ referees and upgrade candidates.
Aug 13, 2017
Albuquerque

DONE!
2018 Statewide In-Service Clinic/Training - 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  For Instructors, Assessors, and State Referees ONLY.
  Central New Mexico Community College (CNM)
  SSC Cafeteria
  900 University Blvd SE
  Albuquerque 87106 (Map)
  Instructors: Ali Saheli & Rick Eddy
  Written testing and registration after the clinic.
  USSF registration fees: Grades 8/9 - $45; Grade 7 - $50; Grades 6/13/15 - $80; (cash or check made payable to NMSRA only).

This clinic satisfies the annual recertification clinic requirements for EXISTING assessors, instructors, and advanced referees, to be certified for the calendar year 2018. Certification of NEW referees, those currently not 2017-certified, and upgrades are not possible at this clinic. No pre-registration is required.
Aug 15 & 16, 2017
Albuquerque

DONE!
NEW Grade 8 Refeee Clinic - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  SRC Offices and Training Center
  (Clark Truck Equipment Company (Enter on South Side))
  501A Industrial NE
  Albuquerque 87107 (Map)
  Instructors: Jeremy Vehar, Chris Frazier, John Risley
  Class size is limited to 40: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (http://ezregister.com/events/20945/).
  NOTE: You must attend both evening sessions to complete your USSF certification.
  Fees: $75 for Clinic and USSF Certification (Pre-paying online is preferred).

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 8 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 8 for the remainder of calendar year 2017 and all of 2018. Please make checks payable to NMSRA.
Aug 19, 2017
Los Alamos

DONE!
NEW Grade 9 Refeee and Recertification Clinics - 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  Los Alamos Chamber of Commerce
  109 Central Park Square
  Los Alamos 87544 (Map)
  Lead Instructor: Kim Thomas
  Class size is limited: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (http://ezregister.com/events/21294/).
  Please contact Kim (kksbthomas@earthlink.net or 505-672-3354) if you have any questions.
  Fees: $100 for Clinic and USSF Certification (Pre-paying online is preferred; payment at clinic is by check only). For recertifying referees, $60 for Grades 8 and 9, and $65 for Grade 7.

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 9 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 9 for the remainder of calendar year 2017 and all of 2018. For EXISTING 2017 Grade 9 referees, this clinic will allow you to recertify for 2018; referees should be there by 2:30 PM. If you were previously certified, but not for 2017, your certification will not be effective until January 1, 2018. If paying by check, please make checks payable to NMSRA.
Aug 26, 2017
Farmington

DONE!
NEW Grade 9 Refeee and Recertification Clinics - 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  San Juan College Student Center, Room TBA
  4601 College Blvd
  Farmington 87402 (Map)
  Lead Instructor: Andy Robertson
  Class size is limited, with a minimum of 12: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (http://ezregister.com/events/21036/).
  Fees: $45 for USSF Certification; FCYSL is paying for the instructor and clinic fees. Fees for recertifying referee is $60.

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 9 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 9 for the remainder of calendar year 2017 and all of 2018. For EXISTING 2017 Grade 9 referees, this clinic will allow you to recertify for 2018; referees should be there by 3:00 PM. If you were previously certified, but not for 2017, your certification will not be effective until January 1, 2018. If paying by check, please make checks payable to NMSRA.
Aug 26, 2017
Las Cruces
CANCELLED

Minimum Not Met
NEW Grade 8 Refeee Clinic - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  NMSU Gerald Thomas Hall - Room 200
  900 College Dr
  Las Cruces 88001 (Map)
  Lead Instructor: Tom Duttle
  Class size is limited, with a maximum of 30 and a minimum of 12: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (http://ezregister.com/events/21807/).
  Fees: $75 for Clinic and USSF Certification (Pre-paying online is preferred).

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 8 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 8 for the remainder of calendar year 2017 and all of 2018. New referees are expected to attend a field mentoring session that will include an assigned game. If paying by check, please make checks payable to NMSRA.
Sep 10, 2017
Albuquerque

DONE!
NEW Grade 8 Refeee Clinic - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  SRC Offices and Training Center
  (Clark Truck Equipment Company (Enter on South Side))
  501A Industrial NE
  Albuquerque 87107 (Map)
  Instructors: Steve Thomas, Gary Bauerschmidt, Don Clark
  Class size is limited to 40: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (http://ezregister.com/events/20944/).
  Fees: $75 for Clinic and USSF Certification (Pre-paying online is preferred).

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 8 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 8 for the remainder of calendar year 2017 and all of 2018. Please make checks payable to NMSRA.
Sep 24, 2017
Albuquerque

DONE!
NEW Grade 8 Refeee Clinic - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  SRC Offices and Training Center
  (Clark Truck Equipment Company (Enter on South Side))
  501A Industrial NE
  Albuquerque 87107 (Map)
  Instructors: Mark Merritt & Gary Randall
  Class size is limited, with a maximum of 40 and a minimum of 12: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (http://ezregister.com/events/22239/).
  Fees: $75 for Clinic and USSF Certification (Pre-paying online is preferred).

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 8 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 8 for the remainder of calendar year 2017 and all of 2018. Please make checks payable to NMSRA.
Oct 19, 2017
Albuquerque

NO ATTENDEES!
2018 Recertification Clinic - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  SRC Offices and Training Center
  (Clark Truck Equipment Company (Enter on South Side))
  501A Industrial NE
  Albuquerque 87107 (Map)
  Instructor: Gary Randall
  USSF registration & clinic fees: Grades 8/9 - $60; Grade 7 - $65; Grades 6/15 - $95 (cash or check made payable to NMSRA only).

This clinic satisfies the annual recertification clinic requirements for EXISTING referees to be certified for the calendar year 2018. Certification of NEW referees, those currently not 2017-certified, and upgrades are not possible at this clinic. No pre-registration is required.
Nov 16, 2017
Albuquerque

DONE!
2018 Recertification Clinic - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  SRC Offices and Training Center
  (Clark Truck Equipment Company (Enter on South Side))
  501A Industrial NE
  Albuquerque 87107 (Map)
  Instructors: Al Tillery & Gary Randall
  USSF registration & clinic fees: Grades 8/9 - $60; Grade 7 - $65; Grades 6/15 - $95 (cash or check made payable to NMSRA only).

This clinic satisfies the annual recertification clinic requirements for EXISTING referees to be certified for the calendar year 2018. Certification of NEW referees, those currently not 2017-certified, and upgrades are not possible at this clinic. No pre-registration is required.
Dec 9, 2017
Las Cruces

DONE!
2018 Recertification Clinic - 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  NMSU Gerald Hall - Room 200
  900 College Dr
  Las Cruces 88001
  Instructors: Tom Duttle, Bill Lindemann, and Rick Hendricks; for more information, please contact Rick (rickhen06@gmail.com).
  Fees: $60 (Grades 8 and 9); $65 (Grade 7); $95 (Grades 5/6/13/15) (check made payable to NMSRA).
  Please arrive early; doors may not be open after 8:00 AM. Attendance for the entire clinic period is required in order to recertify.

This clinic satisfies the annual recertification clinic requirements for EXISTING assessors, instructors, and referees, to be certified for the calendar year 2018. Certification of NEW referees and upgrades are not possible at this clinic.
Dec 14, 2017
Albuquerque

DONE!
2018 Recertification Clinic - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  SRC Offices and Training Center
  (Clark Truck Equipment Company (Enter on South Side))
  501A Industrial NE
  Albuquerque 87107 (Map)
  Instructors: Gary Bauerschmidt & Gary Randall
  USSF registration & clinic fees: Grades 8/9 - $60; Grade 7 - $65; Grades 6/15 - $95 (cash or check made payable to NMSRA only).

This clinic satisfies the annual recertification clinic requirements for EXISTING referees to be certified for the calendar year 2018. Certification of NEW referees, those currently not 2017-certified, and upgrades are not possible at this clinic. No pre-registration is required.
Jan 7, 2018
Las Cruces

DONE!
2018 Recertification Clinic - 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  NMSU Gerald Hall - Room 200
  900 College Dr
  Las Cruces 88001
  Instructors: TBA; for more information, please contact Rick Hendricks (rickhen06@gmail.com).
  Fees: $60 (Grades 8 and 9); $65 (Grade 7); $95 (Grades 5/6/13/15) (check made payable to NMSRA).
  Please arrive early; doors may not be open after 8:00 AM. Attendance for the entire clinic period is required in order to recertify.

This clinic satisfies the annual recertification clinic requirements for EXISTING assessors, instructors, and referees, to be certified for the calendar year 2018. Certification of NEW referees and upgrades are not possible at this clinic.
Jan 11, 2018
Albuquerque

DONE!
2018 Recertification Clinic - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM   LAST ONE IN ABQ!
  SRC Offices and Training Center
  (Clark Truck Equipment Company (Enter on South Side))
  501A Industrial NE
  Albuquerque 87107 (Map)
  Instructors: Gary Randall, Jack Houston
  USSF registration & clinic fees: Grades 8/9 - $60; Grade 7 - $65; Grades 6/15 - $95 (cash or check made payable to NMSRA only).

This clinic satisfies the annual recertification clinic requirements for EXISTING referees to be certified for the calendar year 2018. Certification of NEW referees, those currently not 2017-certified, and upgrades are not possible at this clinic. No pre-registration is required.
Jan 20, 2018
Albuquerque

DONE!
Soccer Referee Assignor Clinic - 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  Sheraton Albuquerque Uptown
  2600 Louisiana Blvd NE
  Albuquerque 87110 (Map)
  Instructors: Don Clark, Gary Randall
  Class size is limited to a maximum of 12 and must have a minimum of 4 to run: If you plan to attend, please pre-register at (www.nmsra.ezregister.com/21898/).
  Fees: $0 for Clinic / $15 for Certification ($15 total). Clinic fees are being covered by NMSSA.

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements to become an USSF assignor. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 8 assignor for the calendar year 2018. If paying by check, made payable to NMSRA please. NMSSA will be providing lunch.
Jan 27, 2018
Albuquerque

DONE!
NEW Grade 8 Refeee Clinic - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  SRC Offices and Training Center
  (Clark Truck Equipment Company (Enter on South Side))
  501A Industrial NE
  Albuquerque 87107 (Map)
  Instructors: Gary Randall, Gary Bauerschmidt, Jack Houston
  Class size is limited to 40, with a minimum of 12: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (http://ezregister.com/events/23241/).
  Fees: $75 for Clinic and USSF Certification (Pre-paying online is preferred).

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 8 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 8 for the calendar year 2018. Please make checks payable to NMSRA.
Jan 27, 2018
Taos

DONE!
2018 Recertification Clinic - 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Taos Youth and Family Center
  407 Paseo del Canon East
  Taos 87571
  Lead Instructor: Kim Thomas (Contact Kim at kksbthomas@earthlink.net or 505-672-3354 with questions)
  USSF registration & clinic fees: Grades 8/9 - $60; Grade 7 - $65; Grades 6/15 - $95 (Please make checks payable to NMSRA; no cash).

This clinic satisfies the annual recertification clinic requirements for EXISTING referees to be certified for the calendar year 2018. Certification of NEW referees, those currently not 2017-certified, and upgrades are not possible at this clinic.
Feb 3, 2018
Carlsbad

DONE!
NEW Grade 9 & Recert Clinic - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  Eddy County Extension Services
  1304 W. Stevens St.
  Carlsbad 88220 (Map)
  For questions, please contact Jay Molina (575-361-6088) or Jeremy Fuentes (575-706-6741).
  Lead Instructor: Frank Foreback
  Class size is limited: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (http://ezregister.com/events/23795/).
  Fees: Carlsbad Soccer League will cover both the USSF Certification & clinic fees. Please bring or pencil with paper for notes. Lunch will be provided by the league.

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 9 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 9 for the calendar year 2018. Recertifying referees need to be at the clinic no later than 3:00 PM.
Feb 10, 2018
Albuquerque
CANCELLED

Minimum Not Met
NEW Grade 8 Refeee Clinic - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  SRC Offices and Training Center
  (Clark Truck Equipment Company (Enter on South Side))
  501A Industrial NE
  Albuquerque 87107 (Map)
  Instructors: Chris Frazier, Al Tillery, David Vehar
  Class size is limited to 40, with a minimum of 12: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (http://ezregister.com/events/23242/).
  Fees: $75 for Clinic and USSF Certification (Pre-paying online is preferred).

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 8 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 8 for the calendar year 2018. Please make checks payable to NMSRA.
Feb 10, 2018
Albuquerque

DONE!
2018 Recertification Clinic - 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM   REPLACED ENTRY-LEVEL CLINIC THAT WAS SCHEDULED ON THIS DATE.
  SRC Offices and Training Center
  (Clark Truck Equipment Company (Enter on South Side))
  501A Industrial NE
  Albuquerque 87107 (Map)
  Instructors: TBA
  USSF registration & clinic fees: Grades 8/9 - $60; Grade 7 - $65; Grades 6/15 - $95 (cash or check made payable to NMSRA only).

This clinic satisfies the annual recertification clinic requirements for EXISTING referees to be certified for the calendar year 2018. Certification of NEW referees, those not 2015/6/7-certified, and upgrades are not possible at this clinic. No pre-registration is required.

To have your referee clinic(s) included on this page, please e-mail specifics to PaulQuan.