ZURICH – The 2013 IIHF Referee Supervisors and Referee supervisor-in-Trainee meeting took place from June 13, 2013 till June 15, 2013 in Zurich, Switzerland.
25 IIHF Referee supervisors and one referee supervisor-in-trainee took part in this meeting. During this meeting participants have been informed about the results of their work at the IIHF Championships and Completions, discussed goals for future regarding methods of the development of IIHF game officials, exchanged information regarding operation of IIHF Championships and competitions on different levels.
The meeting agenda included presentations made by different IIHF Referee Supervisors regarding running the Team Rule Information Meeting, co-operation with IHF Directorate Chairmen, daily planning for IIHF game officials at different levels of IIHF Championships and completions. Special session was devoted to practical measurements of Goalkeeper equipment based on IIHF Measurements Standards and Procedure.
A special session was devoted to guidelines regarding evaluation of IIHF game officials and their recommendations for future IIHF Championships. Special group works were devoted to suggestions regarding updating content of the current IIHF Referee Supervisor’s Handbook and feedback from IIHF Referee Supervisors regarding participation in IIHF Championships and Events.
Taking part in the meeting were Christer Englund, The Chairman of the IIHF Officiating committee, Dave Fitzpatrick, IIHF Sport Director, Konstantin Komissarov, IIHF Officiating Manager and Adrian Oggier, IIHF Sport Co-ordinator.