MCSL Officials

Upcoming Certification Training Sessions

DateLocationRefereeStarterStroke & Turn
Register5-24-2017 at 7:00 PMAdv. Ref (certified refs only), Olney Swim Center
This clinic is only for Referees that are currently certified in both Referee and S&T ('15' or later). Attendees will be recertified in the positions of Referee and S&T. The clinic will also provide Starter recertification for those Referees currently certified as Starters. Note that an online Advanced Referee clinic will be held on Thursday, May 25
Register6-4-2017 at 8:00 AMOlney Swim Center
Register6-5-2017 at 6:00 PMFlower Hill
This clinic provides initial training and recertification for S&T only. Rain date for outdoor initial S&T clinic is Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Register6-7-2017 at 6:00 PMConnecticut Belair
Referee or Starter only! Parking is available at the pool or along the street.
Register6-11-2017 at 8:00 AMOlney Swim Center
Register6-13-2017 at 7:00 PMGermantown Indoor Swim Center
This clinic provides initial training and recertification for S&T only

Clarification to Rule 9(b), the swim up rule: the first paragraph of Rule 9(b) should read:

Swim up rule. If a team has fewer than four swimmers of the correct age and gender in an age group expected to be available to swim at the time entries are exchanged or at the scratch meeting before the meet and all the  entered swimmers not scratched are maxed out on entries (see example below), the team may swim a younger swimmer in an older age group (“swim up”) if all of the following apply: ...


MCSL Officials Polo Shirts are available at Capital Sport and Swim in Kensington.

USA Swimming Interpretation of the Breaststroke/Butterfly Touch Rule (separated and simultaneous) 

USA Swimming Officials transfer of certifications to MCSL information

Clinics run approximately three hours (new s&t clinic runs approx 3 hours 15 minutes).

Certified Officials

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