Officials are essential to the game of boccia. Games and competitions would not happen without them. There are different types of boccia officials:

Game Officials

  • Head Referee (oversees referees at a competition)
  • Referee (oversees each game according to the rules)
  • Linesperson (assists the referee during the game, particularly with calling infractions)
  • Time Keepers (tracks the time and score for the game)

Classifiers (reviews athletes to determine eligibility)

  • Physiatrist/Neurologists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Sport Technical

To learn more about becoming an official and what resources and training are available contact [email protected].