Big Shout out for the Referees Society officiating @ The Carrick 7S!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Shots Live

The effort and wrok of the referees society is very much appreciated throughout the season and THEY ARE IN ALL THE SHOTSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS CLICK HERE for the shotssssssssssssssssssssssssssss for various albums full of referees going through the full range of referee sign language and a few verbal instructions. Incredible bunch of x players and gentlemen through […]

IRB Further Empowers Referees at Scrums

IRB Further Empowers Referees at Scrums In a minor revision to the current protocol surrounding the ongoing scrum engagement global trial, the International Rugby Board has confirmed that referees will use non-verbal communication to indicate to the scrum-half when the ball can be thrown into the scrum. Up to now as part of the scrum […]

Absolutely Brilliant! Mic’d Up Referees in AIL – The Power of technology and taken up superbly by Ulster Rugby Clubs Players & Referees!

Hats off again to those who are developing the sport of rugby union. Along with the amazing new scrum laws the Mic’d Up referees are delivering more and more to the improvement of the game, something that the wider Ulster Rugby clubs and schools applaud. The use of technology will allow the pure playing of […]

ULSTER SOCIETY OF RUGBY FOOTBALL REFEREES – elite panel are in action in the Rabobank Pro 12!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

The new season has arrived for the USRFR referees and our elite panel are in action in the Rabobank Pro 12. This week we are represented in two matches: Leinster vs Ospreys at Royal Dublin Society Referee: tba Assistant referees: Peter Fitzgibbon (Ireland), Michael Black (USRFR) Television match official: Brian Macneice (Ireland) Assessor: Michael Carroll […]