Since the late 1980s, theUS Lacrosse has offered the LAREDO (LAcrosse REferee DevelOpment) Program in order to provided training and professional development opportunities for officials. US Lacrosse hosts these events at regional lacrosse tournaments and camps. Officials work high level games and are observed and receive both instruction and feedback from experienced trainers.
The GLOA invites all officials to attend the Westminster Lovett Varsity game on April 6 at 7:30 pm. Newer officials can sit and watch two of the best teams in the area compete alongside veterans and ask questions. More advanced officials who have not yet been three man trained or those who have been recently more »
This Saturday, the GLOA will hold a training event for both three-man mechanics and rookies. Rookies will be rotating through middle school games with veteran officials for the 90 minutes in the morning. A number of rookie officials received an invitation from Patrick Joyce, if you are interested please let him know as there are spots available. more »