Hockey is a challenging sport to referee. Today's officials need to be both physically and mentally prepared in what is often a very demanding role. Advancing to elite levels requires a unique combination of skill, athleticism, and hard work. Without exception, the best officials are prepared to work each and every day.
In the Referees Manual, former AHL official Brandon Bourgeois details the process for advancement while sharing insight from some of the top minds in officiating. This guide will provide you with skills and development tools that will prepare any official for the journey ahead.
The Referees Manual is the most complete officiating guide ever developed, a must-have resource for any hockey official.