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Next GDTCC Meeting

Rules Interpretation Meeting

Thursday, January 22, 2015

7:15 p.m. Fairmont HS, Kettering

Map to Kettering High School Commons/Cafeteria

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Helpful Resources for Officials

Below are links to content of interest to Track and Field Officials. Included are Instructions, Forms and various notes on officiating. We think you will find them useful references now and in the future as your repetoire as an official expands.

All of the links open content in a PDF format which you can save or print out as needed. You will need a PDF reader of some sort to access the content. If you do not have one available on your computer or device, you can download Acrobat at


The Fab Five (not always obvious) Rules of Field Events
Uniform Rules
Code of Ethics - USA Track and Field Officials
Coach's Meet Verification Form
Order of Events


Instructions for a Starter
Starters Check List

Clerks and Umpires

Not In The Rule Book - Umpires
Clerking Duties
Clerking Thoughts

Field Events

Field Events - Time Limits
Pole Vault Verification Form
Pole Vault Instructions - High School
Pole Vault - Pole Inspection Procedures
Throws - High School Rules and Instructions
High Jump - High School Rules and Instructions
Long Jump and Triple Jump - High School Rules and Instructions

Track Events

Girl's 100M Shuttle Hurdle Relay Setup