How to become a soccer referee:
The Rappahannock Soccer Referee Association (RSRA) is the local organization which serves leagues in the Stafford, Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania and King George areas. Members of RSRA officiate 95% of the soccer matches in these localities.
The point of contact for the RSRA is Barbara Brandao, the Director of Assignors. She can answer questions regarding becoming a soccer official, taking referee classes, getting assignments and moving up in the soccer referee world. Her e-mail address is: email@example.com
For information for refereeing Travel Division games, please contact Jack Hitchens at: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are interested in taking the classes to become a referee please visit the Metro Dc – Virginia State Referee Program website at www.vadcsoccerref.com — and follow the instructions in the middle of the page to register as a referee.
Register as a referee:
To Register https://www.ussoccer.info/Login.aspx
NOTE: If you have lost your login ID or password, use the “Forgot Password?”, “Referee Trouble logging in?” or “Forgot USSFID?” at https://www.ussoccer.info/Login.aspx . You may also all Carol at the Metro DC – Virginia State Referee Program office at 703-491-1717 for help. DO NOT LOG IN AS A NEW USER.
The registration fee for Referee grades 8, 9 or 12 is approximately $65.00. You must pay by credit card when registering on the US Soccer site. If you cannot pay by credit card, please contact the instructor of the class that you wish to attend.
Additional helpful links include Referee Clinic Listings: http://www.vadcsoccerref.com/cliniclisting/index_E.html
The RSRA website, www.rsraref.com, has links to useful information about local league rules, and pay scales.