The State Referee Committee is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a guest speaker. Erich Simmons rose through the ranks just like you, starting with games in his local town, eventually earning the coveted National Referee badge. In his distinguished career he officiated in the highest professional leagues, including Major League Soccer. He is currently a referee coach for the Professional Referees Organization. Erich Simmons accomplished all of this with despite having a major hurdle: he was born with just one arm.
The referee community is invited to come and hear Erich share his insight from his years as a professional referee. This event will be counted as 2 hours of in-service training towards 2014 Recertification. There is a $10 fee for this event.
The event will be held at the following time and location:
Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 7:00 PM
West Warwick Senior Center
145 Washington Street, West Warwick