Tropical 7s is seeking qualified and experienced match officals from across the globe to be part of our International Referee Programme and officate at one of the world's leading international youth rugby event. The Tropical 7s International Referee Programme provides a unique opportunity to officiate at the competition while staying onsite at the Omni Championsgate Resort in Orlando, Florida, USA.
The Tropical 7s International Referee Programme is delivered in partnership with Back10PROs, an industry-leading rugby referee specialists which supports the referee programme with dedicated referee coaching working directly with all Tropical 7s referees during the event.
To apply to become a referee at the 2020 Tropical 7s, interested referees should complete the application form below and you will be contatcted shortly by the tournament's referee manager.
WHEN: 10-11 April 2020 in Orlando, FL, USA (Fri/Sat of Easter weekend)
WHERE: Omni Championsgate Resort, Orlando, Florida (field complex located on-site at the Omni Resort)
COMPETITION: Divisions at the Tropical 7s include elite University/U23 for men/women, U18 elite/open for both boys and girls, U16 boys/girls, and U14 boys/girls.
SCOPE: Tropical 7s has established itself as a leading international youth 7s festival featuring 100+ teams playing 300+ matches over two days. Tropical 7s is also an official 'stop' on the the North American High Schools 7s Championship Series (NAHS7s) which features some of the top North American rugby academies. Please note that all finals and all 'elite' divison matches will require 3-man referee teams. Referees will be assigned to matches by the Referee Manager.
The offer for participating referees includes:
Expectations from participating referees include:
Please complete the application form below and you will be contacted shortly by the Referee Manager. Please direct any enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org.