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Email blast for 4-6-20

posted Apr 9, 2020, 9:45 AM by Paul Williams
We did not go away the last two weeks. Truth be told there was nothing definitive to to send out.
The NCAA has canceled the spring 2020 outdoor season. The MIAA had a conference call. Click for their minutes
Hoping that you and all yours are safe.

Training videos on
A number of training videos have been added to our website,, thanks to Brian Moody and Chris Lane. These would be especially useful to new officials, and would serve as refreshers for experienced officials. They cover topics such as jumps, relay exchange, and measuring, as well as some general general topics such as officiating best practices, cardiac and concussion awareness, and heat illness. The videos can be found at You can also access them from the home page sidebar at Membership>Training videos.

 Measuring at the Circle
> Judging the Relay Exchange
> Determining Places in the Vertical Jumping Events
> Venue Setup: The High Jump
> High Jump Rules Explained
> Judging Flats
> Track and Field Officiating, at it's finest (sarcasm, bad official)
> Official Suffers Painful Death After Track Crossing Snafu - Track and Field (Sound Warning)