We all know that in moneytime the game will be on the line. Some people freeze during stressy situations, others need that pressure to elevate their performance. George Postalian is a Canadian referee and refereecoach who conducted an interesting lecture for Basketball Canada. We like to share it with you. Lees “The final two minutes of a game” verder
Er is een aantal mogelijkheden om punten te vergaren voor het licentiebeleid scheidsrechters en commissarissen zoals de NBB dat ingesteld heeft. Eerder spraken we op deze plek al over evenementen die de komende maand door de NBB geinitieerd worden, maar laten we ook even over de grens kijken. Lees “Eyeopener Camp officieel geaccrediteerd door NBB” verder
We got a tip towards a nice clip by our collegues from Refstyle. Have to admit I like their slogan: Don’t be shy, leave your reply. So let’s grow the officiating promoting community, and share your opinions!
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Luigi LaMonica is probably the best referee we have in Europe. If you have time just pick one of his games and run the tape, watching his movements, his signals, his teamwork, his communications. It’s really amazing. In this short clip we see him too. The question is pretty clear: Do you want to award baseline for the foul committed, or are you shooting two??
Players are getting smarter and faster, so we as the designated referees should develop accordingly. That means we have to be aware of what happens when players are in the act of shooting. Shooters will try to make believe they were hit against the rules, but that is not always the case. And still we need to protect the shooter. A player in the air is vulnerable. If we don’t watch carefully players will get hurt. And to avoid that we have to protect the shooter. Lees “Protect the shooter!” verder
Een van de betere manieren om spelregels te leren snappen is volgens ons het kijken van clips. Dat geldt niet alleen voor scheidsrechters, maar ook voor spelers en coaches (en zelfs supporters). Kijken wat er gebeurt, wat er gefloten wordt, en vervolgens leren snappen hoe een arbiter naar die beslissing komt. En natuurlijk ook even kijken of dat in overeenstemming is met de regels. Lees “Spelregels in Beeld” verder
Surfing around youtube you sometimes find real diamonds of clips. This one is quite interesting. I hope we don’t have to debate on this being a foul or not, but what would you decide to be the gravity of the foul??And please be so kind as to tell us why Lees “What’s your decision and why??” verder
There are some ways to make life easier on court. The cool thing is we as a refereecrew can help ourselves a lot. To make a long story short a motto (copyright by our coach Paul van den Heuvel) ‘ Cover your violations!’ Lees “Cover your violations!! #repost” verder
We cannot stress enough that it is important to understand what’s happening on court. The good thing with clips is that you can play them over and over to get them in your system. This video from the Italian Federation is very useful, even if you don’t speak the language. We have several Italian followers so it is with great pleasure we salute the makers of this video. Lees “Traveling (refresh)” verder
Even on video this one is a difficult situation. And that’s counted with repeat and slow-mo. Can you imagine being on court and having to make the correct decision??? Please do share your opinion with us! And tell us why you think you make the correct call!
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