If you are looking for referee uniforms, you may order ONLINE at www.officialsports.com. Please plan on delivery timeframes. Order or purchase ASAP for the coming season.
Locally, Land Park Soccer would recommend Soccer City at 9663 E Stockton Blvd, Elk Grove, CA 95624 It is a good idea to call ahead to make sure of their uniform availability (916)685-8837.
We will be providing a credit back to new referees after the 5th week of refereed LPSC games. More detail will be provided to the first-year referees prior to the start of the season.
This is a list of BASIC equipment and supplies that you will need.
Uniforms and Supplies – What should you have?
1. USSF Official Sports Referee Shirts – Yellow is essential. Have a black plain t-shirt as a backup, always. You can also purchase black, blue, green, then red referee shirts. The website has men’s and women’s shirt options. Official Sports Economy or Professional shirts are preferred.
2. USSF Official Sports Referee Shorts – All black with pockets. May have USSF Logo.
3. USSF Official Sports Referee Socks – All black with two-stripe design sock preferred. Three white strip okay, Plain all black, okay. It is a good idea to purchase two pairs of socks.
4. Flags – purchase your own set if you can.
5. Whistle – Fox 40 Brand whistle is strongly recommended. I will provide them at your field session or prior to the season if you include that you would like one in your email (step 3 for new referees).
6. Yellow and Red Cards
7. Watch – Timex Ironman recommended, anything with a countdown timer feature. Practice Using it.
8. Patch Velcro for your Badge!
A note on the uniforms: please wear comfortable black shoes, runners or cleats. On game day, have a bag or backpack with: pens, coin, sunscreen, bug spray (if needed), license copy, rules (copy), printed schedule of your games, water and snacks.