Put a Whistle where your mouth is.......
Friday 24 February 2017 11:09


Play Tag & Ref on the same night
We all know that some of you feel that playing one game of Tag per night is just not enough for some of you Tagaholics!  

At Heineken Tag Rugby we are always on the lookout for more referees across all our venues in Dublin, Limerick, Cork, Galway & Kildare.  Players are encouraged to sign up to become referees so you can play your game and referee at your venue all on the same night!

Benefits to Refereeing Tag:

  • It’s actually fun and when you take the time to learn the Laws and keep up with play; teams will thank you!
  • Get paid, earn some money to help cover the costs of tag leagues and blitzes!
  • Give something back to other Tag teams who deserve to have a decent conscientious referee like you
  • Being a Tag ref helps with your own game, by understand the laws and positioning, tactics etc
  • Get even fitter
  • Meet some very interesting and like-minded people in the world of Tag Refereeing
  • Join the ITRA tag events team for our Tag Blitzes and Festivals around the country, travel, accommodation and social side is included…

There is no better time to get trained up to start refereeing. You can start in the social grade and depending on progress potentially work your way up to refereeing representative games and even possibly at the 2018 Tag Rugby World Cup!

Refereeing Tag Rugby is a great way to get fit, stay involved and have plenty of fun. We can be flexible around your work or playing commitments. You have the opportunity to referee from as little as one game per week up to four nights per week.  All referees will be well trained and well looked after. We understand that high quality referees are a very important part of the Heineken Tag Rugby experience.  

Once you're a trained Try Tag Rugby referee and you start to referee regularly, you will also have the opportunity to referee Tag Rugby International matches and be eligible for the many rewards we have available for our referees.  Heineken Tag Rugby are always on the lookout for good quality referees. Whether you are a current Tag Rugby player, Rugby League or Rugby Union referee, Touch Rugby referee, GAA referee, Hockey Umpire or someone looking for a new challenge, we would love to hear from you!

More details of how to sign up to become a referee can be found here or by emailing our referee department here.