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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: Steve Schafer (smschaf@sandia.gov), State Director of Instruction
Certifications are valid for each calendar year; recertification completed now is effective January 1 through December 31, 2014.

Recertification for calendar year 2014 will no longer be accepted after June 27, 2014.

Recertification for calendar year 2015 and new certifications starts on July 1, 2014.
Aug 2
Albuquerque
Bridge [9 to 8] 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
  Instructors: Gary Bauerschmidt & Clayton Merritt
  Class size is limited: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (nmsra.ezregister.com/).
  Fees: $75 for Clinic and USSF Certification (Pre-paying online is preferred)

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for CURRENTLY (2014) REGISTERED Grade 9 referees wanting to upgrade to Grade 8. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 8 for the rest of 2014 and the entire calendar year 2015. HOWEVER, if you are not registered for 2014, you will be registered for 2015 only. Please make checks payable to NMSRA.
Aug 2
Roswell
NEW Grade 9 Referee & Recert Clinic - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  Sierra Volunteer Fire Station
  5106 Lea Ave S
  Roswell 88201
  Lead Instructor: Jack Houston
  Class size is limited: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (nmsra.ezregister.com/).
  Fees: $0 for Clinic and USSF Certification (Local league is paying all fees)

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 9 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 9 for the rest of 2014 and the entire calendar year 2015. Recertifying referees please refer to registration website for instructions.
Aug 3
Albuquerque
NEW Grade 9 Referee 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
  Instructors: Mark Merritt, Gary Randall & Forrest Dunnahoo
  Class size is limited: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (nmsra.ezregister.com/).
  Fees: $75 for Clinic and USSF Certification (Pre-paying online is preferred)

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 9 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 9 for the rest of 2014 and the entire calendar year 2015. Please make checks payable to NMSRA.
Aug 3
Taos
NEW Grade 8 Referee Clinic - 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  Taos Youth and Families Center
  407 Paseo Del Canon East
  Taos 87571
  Instructors: Kim Thomas & Joe Fawcett
  Class size is limited: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (nmsra.ezregister.com/events/10584/).
  Fees: $45 for USSF Certification (Pre-paying online is preferred) (Local league is paying all clinic fees)

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 8 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 8 for the rest of 2014 and the entire calendar year 2015. Please make checks payable to NMSRA.
Aug 9
Albuquerque
2014 Statewide Annual Recertification Clinic - 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  For Grades 9/8/7 Referees
  Instructors, Assessors, and State (Grades 6/5) Referees are welcome
  CNM Community College
  Smith Brasher Hall, Room 100
  717 University Blvd SE
  Albuquerque 87106
  Lead Instructor: Richard Heron (National Instructor)
  Written testing and registration after the clinic

This clinic satisfies the annual recertification clinic requirements for existing referees grade 9,8,7, to be certified for the calendar year 2015. Certification of new referees, those currently not 2014-certified, and upgrades are not possible at this clinic. No pre-registration is required.
Aug 10
Albuquerque
2014 Recertification Fitness Exam - 8:00 AM PROMPTLY!
  Highland High School Track
  Albuquerque
  Contact: Steve Schafer
Aug 10
Albuquerque
2014 Statewide In-Service Clinic/Training - 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  A MUST for Instructors, Assessors, and State (Grades 6/5) Referees
  CNM Community College
  Smith Brasher Hall, Room 100
  717 University Blvd SE
  Albuquerque 87106
  Lead Instructor: Richard Heron (National Instructor)
  Written testing and registration after the clinic

This clinic satisfies the annual recertification clinic requirements for existing assessors, instructors, and advanced referees, to be certified for the calendar year 2015. Certification of new referees, those currently not 2014-certified, and upgrades are not possible at this clinic. No pre-registration is required.
Aug 16
Alamogordo
NEW Grade 9 Referee Clinic - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  Church of Christ
  1300 Cuba Ave
  Alamogordo 88310
  Lead Instructor: Tom Duttle
  Class size is limited: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (nmsra.ezregister.com/events/10590/).
  Fees: $75 for Clinic and USSF Certification (Pre-paying online is preferred)

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 9 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 9 for the rest of 2014 and the entire calendar year 2015. Please make checks payable to NMSRA.
Aug 16
Las Cruces
NEW Grade 8 Referee Clinic - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  NMSU Gerald Thomas Hall - Room 200
  900 College Dr
  Las Cruces 88001
  Lead Instructor: Tom Duttle
  Class size is limited: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (nmsra.ezregister.com/events/10586/).
  Fees: $90 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 rest of 2014 and the entire calendar year 2015. Please make checks payable to NMSRA.
Aug 17
Albuquerque
NEW Grade 8 Referee 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
  Instructors: Jeremy Vehar & David Vehar
  Class size is limited: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (nmsra.ezregister.com/).
  Fees: $90 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 rest of 2014 and the entire calendar year 2015. Please make checks payable to NMSRA.
Aug 23
Las Cruces
NEW Grade 8 Referee Clinic - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  NMSU Gerald Thomas Hall - Room 200
  900 College Dr
  Las Cruces 88001
  Lead Instructor: Tom Duttle
  Class size is limited: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (nmsra.ezregister.com/events/10588/).
  Fees: $90 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 rest of 2014 and the entire calendar year 2015. Please make checks payable to NMSRA.
Aug 24
Clovis
NEW Grade 9 Referee & Recertification Clinics - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  Clovis Youth Soccer Association
  1200 N. Norris St
  Clovis 88101
  Lead Instructor: Al Tillery
  Class size is limited: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (nmsra.ezregister.com/events/10585/).
  Fees: $75 for Clinic and USSF Certification (Pre-paying online is preferred)

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 9 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 9 for the rest of 2014 and the entire calendar year 2015. Please make checks payable to NMSRA.
Sep 7
Albuquerque
NEW Grade 9 Referee 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
  Instructors: Orion Stradford, Clayton Merritt % Chris Frazier
  Class size is limited: If you plan to attend, you MUST pre-register at (nmsra.ezregister.com/).
  Fees: $75 for Clinic and USSF Certification (Pre-paying online is preferred)

This clinic satisfies the certification requirements for NEW Grade 9 referees. Completion of clinic results in certification as a Grade 9 for the rest of 2014 and the entire calendar year 2015. Please make checks payable to NMSRA.

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