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.
NEW (8/20): FSC asked that
we not check passes for Recreational games
this weekend. Many of the rec teams still
do not have their passes made. They will all
be ready to go by Sept 6.
Note: GamesOfficals (our new scheduling
software) is called "GO"
often to make it quicker to refer to the
THE TABLE BELOW FOR GAME ADDITIONS TO GO BY
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
Take advantage of the
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
open. 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
10 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
First Two weeks are in GO now
|Assignor Notes per
||The rest of the
games for Sep 6 - Dec will be entered in before Sept 6 when the league
makes those available.
||Games will be
directly assigned for the first few weeks soon. The games start 9/7.
||Fall games in;
they start Sept 6. Self-assigning will be turned on once FSC games are
LRA is happy to announce that we have changed
software scheduling to
Things are very new for us but we are learning fast.
Please report any issues you have with our group
GameOfficals Full Support page (click
GameOfficials Help & Tutorials for
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.
Not an LRA member yet and
you are a currently 2014 registered referee?
Just follow these instructions to join LRA:
- 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.
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: Mark Bailey
or call him at
Become a Referee!
TO SIGN UP FOR REFEREE CLASS:
- 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
Become a Referee!
We can help! Each year, LRA hosts referee clinics to
train new people to become a soccer official. In 2014 we have
two scheduled clinics for you to chose from.
This is an 18-hour course taught
over manageable number of days to learn and pass a certification
test. The instructors are all experience referees as well as
instructors and will be of great support to you.
CLICK HERE FOR GAME MONITOR HANDOUT (U09-U8 Rec Games)
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
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
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.
Contact information: Name, Address, Email,
Years of Experience, Badge Grade
Current level of referee competency:
Referee and AR age group comfortable with
Current Assignors contact information for
MUST BE AT LEAST 13 YEARS OF
AGE IN THE FALL OF THE REFEREEING YEAR
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