As you probably have heard or read somewhere we’ll have some rule changes for next season. In the document down below, provided to us by mister Todd Warnick (thank you Sir) you can see the changes in yellow! Today is as good as any day to start working towards next season! Pay attention and be prepared!
In the days behind us, we have posted some clips about unsportsmanlike fouls. The answers given were far from unanimous. It triggered us to bring a story about article 37. Let’s run over the U-fouls and the criteria. Lees verder “U fouls – the refresh!”
This weekend we witnessed a nice situation in a game that we saw. The situation was kind of strange and we’d love to share it with you as our followers. As we are writing this article, the poll on our Instagram is showing an almost balanced answer. Situation was as follows: Lees verder “Where do we continue?”
We like to say: always expect the unexpected as a referee. You and your partner(s) are there to know the rules and to make sure everybody plays according the OBRI. Players and coaches, even on the higher levels are not always aware of what the rules are. How is that for us??
Check the following clip and let us know: Out of bounds or not? And what can we say about the actions of the refs? Please keep in mind: these clips are only meant to learn from each other, not to put the refs in question down! Lees verder “Out of bounds yes or no?”
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 ‘ Cover your violations!’ Is it that simple?? Yes 🙂
Read on down below.
Lees verder “Violations versus Fouls”
During the holidays our headcoach Bob Bhania sent a message to our headquarters with a link to the clip in the article down below. The question was: Watch this video and tell me what you think ? I know it sounds crazy but it a big lesson in officiating Lees verder “Words of Wisdom”
Individual Officiating Techniques (IOT) is the most important foundation for either 2 Person Officiating (2PO) or 3 Person Officiating (3PO). It is evident that in the past 15 years there has been a heavy focus
on 3PO (namely for the mechanical movements of the referees on the floor). This has led to a lack of knowledge in how to actually referee individual play phases in the game – this being the fundamental
skills that referees need to possess in order to process and facilitate the correct decision. Lees verder “IoT Fundamentals”
Onze eigen Tijmen Last is door FIBA aangeschreven voor een mooie ontmoeting in de Eurocup Women. De Groninger zal aantreden in Keltern bij Rutronik Stars Keltern tegen London Lions. Last vormt een trio met Alexander Eger uit Oostenrijk en Nikolaos Tziopanos uit Griekenland. Hieronder de link naar de livestream. Lees verder “Tijmen Last naar Duitsland voor Internationale nominatie”