RANK and you will see GO rankings by League
& by Age Group. This also shows minutes, ref
crew, and self-assign option information.
Pay rates are
increasing! Upon finalizing this week, pay
rates on the game will be updated for Fall.
FSC player passes not
ready until Sept 6. Games prior to that will not
have them, so have coach verbally confirm the
players are legal and have them sign the game
Next LRA Membership
meeting is Monday, Sept 22 at 7pm.
LRA recently hosted
their annual Game Monitor clinic or U05-U08 rec
(click here for U05-U8 Rec Game Monitor Handout)
LRA is happy to announce that we have changed
software scheduling to
commonly denoted as just "GO".
Things are very new for us but we are learning fast.
Lower on this page is information on how to
join our group.
you are having issues with GameOfficials as a
system, please refer to the support and help
links below. We are learning as well and not
experts quite yet. If you have issues with the
LRA settings, write
GameOfficals Full Support page (click
GameOfficials Help & Tutorials for
The start of the Fall soccer
is always the busist time of the year. This is
the place the assignor will be giving almost
daily updates as things move very quickly. Keep
coming back for the latest information.
in your GO account. Referees that do that
will get perferred assigner attention as it
will be clear that you are actually
available (as opposed to not saying either
way). WE assume you are available in the
system. So if you just set when you are NOT
AVAILABLE, that works as well.
Take advantage of dthe
text/sms feature for GO notification through
your MY INFO
settings. Great new feature
if you want instant information. You control
what types of information are sent.
Self-Assigning is now
Be aware of these
current settings below. This are highly
subject to change as more games are entered
and the season is in full swing.
Emails upon games assignment or changes
14 days -
Auto decline if assignment not accepted
5 days - Auto
decline if assignment not accepted this
number of days before the game
3 days -
Reminder email of upcoming accepted game
prior to the game
21 days -
View ahead of games open to
self-assignment (for active, available,
and ranked referees)
4 games - max
number of games on the same game day
that a referee can sign up for
6 games - max
number of games a referee can sign up
for in a 24 hour period
Make sure to check back
here often as well as the news and mgs
sections on your GO account.
|Game Status in GO
|Assignor Notes per
||Aug and Sep games
are in the system with the exception of a few games. Next we will enter
in the rest of the year. This will be done this week.
||Games will be
directly assigned for the first few weeks soon. The games start 9/7.
||Remaining games to
enter: Ernie Roderiz and some Altamont and Christensen games. Should be
done by 8/26.
Interested in Refereeing in Livermore?
WANT TO BECOME A REFEREE
If you are interested in becoming a
referee, you have to take and pass an official USSF referee class. Classes are
in Livermore in August. Livermore classes will be announced
here when they are set up, usually in the summer months. To get more
information about upcoming Livermore classes or what refereeing is
Why Become a Referee?
(great reference for college, scholarship or job)
A rewarding service for
the kids and community
Help keep the game safe,
fun and fair
Become a better coach,
player and spectator
Helps you get and stay
Ref matches appropriate
for your fitness level
Better appreciation of
the world's game
Experience the game from
the best seat in the house
Enjoy support and
teamwork with fellow referees
Work at pace/level that
is comfortable for you
Schedule matches to fit
Earn extra fun money
Great part-time job for
teens and adults
SIGN UP FOR A REFEREE CLASS -
Just follow the steps below to sign up for a
- Go to
and follow the instructions to get your
- Once done, Clicking on the
course number links below will take you directly to
- Keep a watch out for email
updates to from the Livermore Referee Association
secretary and the instructors.
LRA Referee 2014
to sign up): Aug 19,20,21,25,26,28
LRA Referee 2014
to sign up): Sept 8,9,11,15,16,18
ALREADY A REFEREE AND WANT TO WORK IN LIVERMORE
- If you are a USSF-registered
referee and want to referee youth matches in Livermore contact the
LRA Referee Assignor indicating your
interest and information requested below.
Current referee pay is
available on this site.
- Go to
- Click on "My
under "Personal Info" on the left side home
- Click on "Show" to the left of "Join New
Enter the information
Access Code: LRA
- Click "Join Group" and a request will be
sent to the assignor. A confirmation will be
sent once approval has been completed.
NEED TO REGISTER FOR CURRENT YEAR
If you are not currently registered for 2014, you will
need to be for games with LRA. To register for 2014, go
and follow the instructions.
REGISTRATION ISSUES -
If you are having problems with your registration
(such as you think you are registered for 2014
already and the system doesn't show that for us),
email the CNRA Registration Administrator listed at
State Registrar Administrator CNRA at
Referee Registration is Open
Make sure you registered right now! Follow the instructions at
http://www.cnra.net/registration/. We are area 3. The online
renewal is called a "course" but it is just the online payment.
More in email to follow as news is shared with us. Every
registered referee should also be getting emails directly from
If you have any registration questions or issue, please
contact the CNRA Registrars for the best support.
Elliott (916) 778-8602 or (916) 923-8572
[Click here for more details
and recent CNRA emails on the subject]
Worried about rain or other possible unsafe conditions? Start your
preparation BEFORE game time:
Review the Thunder and Lightning
CAll LARPD Turf line for current field
closures 925-373-5702, 1#
Watch for news from the Assignor
(email, web site update, twitter)
As always, the referee has the final
decision on the field if condition are unsafe at any time. If
there is any doubt, err on the safety and abandon the game
letting the teams know why. Record the events in the game
REFEREE OR LRA FEEDBACK?
Feedback is already reviewed and acted
upon as appropriate. If you have feedback on the Livermore Referee
Association or any of our referees, please send an email to the LRA
Vice President at
If your feedback is on a particular
referee or incident, please be factual, as complete as you can and
include dates, times, location, and anything else that will help us
understand the situation quickly and be timely in our response. For
your convenience, you can also use our online form at
We are here to assist you. Contact the
following people with your questions and feedback.
Click on any of
the names shown above to send an email message to that person.
About Livermore Referee Association
Membership in the Livermore
Referee Association is open to all persons in the community who
earn and maintain their status as a USSF-registered referee.
Leagues of Interest:
Soccer Club (youth)
Women's Professional Soccer League (WPSL) has two local teams in
Livermore West Coast Wildkatz and Dublin Breeze.
National Team (MNT)
Women's National Team (WMT)
Other helpful Links:
District III Refs
Ask A Referee (USSF)
For The Integrity of
Soccer (Bob Evans)
FIFA World Cup