11th FINA World Swimming Officials Seminar - Miami (USA)

Highlight

FINA, in cooperation with USA Swimming, organised the 11th FINA World Swimming Officials Seminar in Miami (USA) on June 20-21, 2014.

Participation

Each National Federation can nominate Swimming Officials to take part in the Seminar.

The participants must be on FINA Swimming Officials Lists No. 16 or No. 17 or have been nominated for Swimming Officials List No. 18.

The host, USA, can send up to ten (10) Officials that may be candidates for future FINA Lists.

It will be appreciated if Officials nominated for the Youth Olympic Games 2014, Nanjing (CHN) and the 12th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) 2014, Doha (QAT) will take part in the Seminar.

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Lecturers

Dale Neuburger, FINA Vice President & TSC Bureau Liaison
Carol Zaleski
, FINA TSC Chair
Søren Korbo
, FINA TSC Honorary Secretary

Dates

Arrival: 19 June 2014
Seminar: 20 – 21 June 2014
Departure: 22 June 2014

Location

Miami Airport Marriott
1201 NW LeJeune Road, Building A
Miami, FL 33126
USA
Telephone: +1-305-649-5000

PROGRAMME

Thursday, 19 June 2014, 19h00

Welcome Buffet

Friday, 20 June 2014, 09h00 - 12h00

Welcome
Seminar overview
Self introductions by all participants
Organisation of FINA
Small group; Get acquainted
New Rules after Barcelona 2013
Video - Strokes; Small group discussion
Report of group discussion

12h00 to 13h30 – Lunch

Friday, 20 June 2014, 13h30 – 17h00

Video - Strokes; Small group discussion
Report of discussion groups
The Professional Official; Deck Protocol
Duties of the Referee
Small group discussion
Report of discussion groups
Adjourn for day

19h00 – Official Dinner

Saturday, 21 June 2014, 09h00 - 12h00

Video – The Start; Small group discussion
Report of discussion groups
Duties of the Starter; Stroke and Turn Officials
Small group discussion
Report of discussion groups
Rule discussion: How to improve FINA Rules
Communication at Swimming Events
Small group discussion
Report of discussion groups

12h00 to 13h30 – Lunch

Saturday, 21 June 2014, 13.30 h – 16.00 h

FINA Swimming Officials Lists & Selection of Officials for FINA Events
Electronic Timing
The 5 Toughest Calls
Small group discussion
Report of discussion groups
Questions submitted by participants
Wrap-up
Return Evaluations

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