Urbandale Soccer Club

Referee Clinic


Love the beautiful game of soccer?  Have a child who does?  Learn the rules of the game firsthand.

Watch the game from the best seat in the house AND get paid for it!


The Urbandale Soccer Club is hosting an Entry Level Referee Clinic on August 23/24, 2013.

This is a great opportunity for U13/U14 players to learn the game from another perspective and earn

some extra cash.  Participants must be at least 12 years old to attend.   If someone will turn 12 years

old by the time the season starts, they may attend.


What:   Entry Level Referee Clinic

When:  Friday, August 23rd        ~ 6:00PM – 10:00PM and continuing into
              Saturday, August 24th    ~  8:00AM – 5:00PM

Cost:   $50 – The Urbandale Soccer Club reimburses the clinic fee once the course has been passe 

the referee works (and gets paid) at least ten games for the Urbandale Soccer Club.

Where:  Johnston High School Cafeteria located at 6501 NW 62nd Ave, Johnston, Iowa 50131


This is a perfect time for U13/14 players to become involved with the club by refereeing.  It is also a

perfect time for parents to become involved and grow with the sport as their child grows with the sport.


Register for the clinic at:  www.iowareferees.org; click on Calendar, be sure the calendar is on August;

go to August 23rd; click on Urbandale/Johnston entry level clinic; when the registration form pulls up,

it will show on the left side of the screen, complete the form as a NEW referee.  Be sure to keep the username and password that you register with as you will need them in the future to get into your personal account on this site.  You will receive more details regarding the clinic via e-mail closer to the clinic date.


If the clinic on August 23/24th  will not work for your schedule, search the calendar to see if there is another date that will work.  You can attend a clinic wherever you would like and referee wherever

you want. 


Please contact Bonnie Larson with any questions – e-mail: blarson13@juno.com or phone: 255-6559.


It is a good idea for the participant to review the laws of the game prior to coming to class.  You can

find the material at www.USSoccer.com, click on referee at the top of the page, click on Laws of the Game, click on 2013-14 Laws of the Game in the middle of the page and review.  You will be provided with your own law book at the class so do not purchase a book. 


Hope to see you there.