Date of Award
MSEd in Physical Education
Kinesiology, Sport Studies and Physical Education
Dr. Kathy Houston-Wilson
The purpose of this synthesis was to identify on two common issues in Sports Officiating: Recruitment and Retention. An extensive examination of literature was conducted in order to review and research the problem in sports officiating of recruitment and retention. The purpose of this article is to identify researched recruitment and retention issues of sports officials, ways to retain current officials, and strategies to help recruit new officials. (Titlebaum, Haberlin, & Titlebaum 2009). This synthesis will review the literature on two common issues in Sports Officiating: Recruitment and Retention.
Keywords: Recruitment, retention, mentorship, official, association, referee.
Hill, Dylan, "Two Common Issues In Sports Officiaitng: Recruitment and Retention" (2019). Kinesiology, Sport Studies, and Physical Education Synthesis Projects. 83.