National Referees Testing and Evaluation Info
2022 Dallas Open Judo Championship
National Referees Testing
and Evaluation Site
will be an Examination Site for National Referees, as well as a reevaluation
site for USA JUDO referees. Those
who wish to be considered for National Referee
must meet and document the following criteria…
1) Be US citizens, or have Legal Resident
2) Be current
members of USA JUDO
(available on site)
3) Have been Regional Referees
for at least one year.
4) Be 18 years
old or older.
5) Hold Shodan or
higher rank from a recognized authority.
6) *Attend Candidate
Clinic the evening
before the event.
Take and pass the written
examination (multiple choice)
Referee the event to the satisfaction of the examiners.
The fee for the written examination is $30. Those who
pass the written and
practical examination must also pay the National Referee Registration fee of
$20 and complete the registration form. If paying by check please bring one check for $30 and one for $20 both payable to USA Judo.
Candidates should bring documentation of each criterion listed above and bring two copies of a
passport-style photo of themselves in referee uniform. Documentation can be obtained by contacting Dana Rucker, [email protected] or Ralph Palmer, [email protected], they will send you the proper paperwork to you to complete prior to your arrival in Dallas
testing are required to attend a Candidate Clinic and written test on Friday day 3pm-6pm, 11/18/2022 at the host hotel, (Marriott Dallas Las Colinas,