WANGANUI RUGBY REFEREES’ ASSOCIATION

Position Name Home Phone Work Phone Mobile E-mail
Administrator Debra Gill 027 636 1895 wanganuirugbyrefs@outlook.com
CoC Delegate Kawana Tihema 021 554 375 ktihema@slingshot.co.nz
Appointments.Convenor Robbie Clark 022 341 2798 wanganuirugbyrefs@outlook.com
Referee.Education.Officer Matt Peters (06) 355 3620 027 213 8394 matt.peters@manawaturugby.co.nz
Facilitator Neville Hopkins (06) 345 7540 021 104 2551 njphopkins@gmail.com

Forms & Notices

Referee Report Forms (password required)

1. Form A – Report of Referee (Ordering Off) (PDF Download Click Here) –  (Online Form) Click Here

2. Form B – Report of Assistant Referee (Ordering Off) (PDF Download Click Here) –  (Online Form) Click Here 

3. Form C – Report of Referee (Temporary Suspension) (PDF Download Click Here) –  (Online Form) Click Here

4. Form D – Report of Assistant Referee (Temporary Suspension) (PDF Download Click Here) –  (Online Form) Click Here

5. Form E – Report of Referee (Matches Called Off) (PDF Download Click Here)

6. Referee Abuse Form  Click Here for PDF Download

7. 2016 Serious Injury Report Forms  Click Here for PDF Download


Become a Ref

Want to become a referee?
Volunteering for rugby is a fantastic way to contribute to your community!

Refereeing rugby is an opportunity to stay intimately involved in our great game!

You can stay fit and enjoy lots of different rugby experiences. We will kit you out, appoint you and coach you in the sport of rugby refereeing.

If you are interested in becoming a referee in Wanganui, please contact the Wanganui Rugby Union by either flicking us an email on info@wanganuirugby.co.nz  or giving us a call on 06 3492313. Alternatively, you can contact Matt Peters on the details below.
Referee Education Advisor
Manawatu/Wanganui/Horowhenua-Kapiti
0272138394
matt@manawaturugby.co.nz

BY BECOMING A RUGBY REFEREE YOU CAN:  

• Stay involved in the game
• Stay fit
• Experience new opportunities
• Meet new people
• Give something back to the game you love

WHAT DO YOU NEED TO START REFEREEING:  

• All you need is a love of the game and a pair of boots
• You will be provided equipment from your local provincial union
• You are given specialised training both off and on the field
• A coach is available to monitor your performance and give you advice and support

THINKING ABOUT REFEREEING BUT ARE NOT TO SURE ABOUT IT?

You could try one of the following courses:

Registered Associate Referee
Designed for: Parents and coaches who want to help when no official referee is available

Duration: 2 hours

Location: Phone 0800 733 373

Course Content: Scrum safety, laws of the game, role of the referee, NZRU “RugbySmart” injury prevention

Application: You will be able to control “contested” scrums (for games at under 11 grade and higher)

Benefits: Basic referee training, introduction to the laws of the game, covered to referee by the NZRU indemnity insurance scheme

“You Make The Call”

Designed for: Secondary school students and others who wish to participate in an advanced introductory refereeing programme

Duration: 14 hours

Location: Phone 0800 733 373

Course Content: The modules are grouped in accordance with the common components of the Laws of the Game of Rugby

Application: You will be able to control “contested” scrums (for games at under 11 grade and higher)

Benefits: The course content is NZQA approved and provides the opportunity for participants to obtain credits towards unit standards on the national qualifications framework. It is the first stage in the rugby refereeing training and development pathway.