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The National Referees’ Commission oversees the delivery of refereeing nationally and is responsible for the appointment of referees for international and domestic national competitions as well as providing an assessment, grading and evaluation of referees throughout the pathway.
The education and development of current and aspiring FINA referees is an important part of the pathway and one that the high-performance department supports through opportunities integrating with the national teams.
National Referees’ Commission – Gary Payne, Michael Hart, Nicola Johnson, Danny Flahive and Phil Scales
FINA Referees – Daniel Bartels, Andrew Carney, Danny Flahive, Nick Hodgers, Nicola Johnson, Adam Richardson, Mark Ridgwell
FINA TWPC Observations, Instructions and Clarifications – 2018
The FINA Technical Water Polo Committee (TWPC) has recently released a document of their observations, instructions and clarifications in relation to water polo refereeing.
To read the observations CLICK HERE
The following referees have been appointed to tour with Australian teams travelling to the following international events during 2018:
|Mark Ridgwell (WA)||AUS vs USA Training Camp and Test Matches||26-31 March 2018 QLD, AUS|
|Daniel Bartels (NSW)||World League Intercontinental Tournament – Men||3-8 April 2018 AUK, NZ|
|Nick Hodges (NSW)||World League Intercontinental Tournament – Women||3-8 April 2018 AUK, NZ|
|Nicola Johnson (QLD)||World League Super League – Women||28 May – 2 June 2018 TBC|
|World Cup – Women||September 2018 TBC|
|Daniel Flahive, (VIC)||World League Super League – Men||18-23 June 2018 TBC|
|World Cup – Men||September 2018 TBC|
|Andrew Carney (ACT)||Youth World Championships – Men||11-19 August 2018
|Adam Richardson (WA)||Youth World Championships – Women||27 Aug – 02 Sept 2018
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