World Police & Fire Games 2013

The NIPA are inviting applications from anyone who would like to be considered for a Referees position at the  2013 World Police & Fire Games  The biennial event, last held in New York in 2011, is being held in Belfast from 1-10th August 2013. It is a massive event which it is estimated will bring in 25,000 visitors to Northern Ireland along with 10,000 competitors from 70 countries playing 66 sports. The NIPA are running the Pool events with the dates being 5th-10th August.

One requirement of any application is that you must have sat the EBA Referees Blackball exam. The NIPA will be staging a sitting on Sunday February 24th in the Park Plaza Hotel with a 1:00pm start. Cost is £10 for affiliated members or £15 if unaffiliated

Anyone wishing to be considered should contact Robert on 07970 450050 or email