Anne Panther, One of the very best in Europe

Anne Panther from Heidelberg, Germany is one of the best in the business. She stars as the only female referee in the strongest league west of the NBA: The Turkish Airlines Euroleague. Last season the PR department of the league decided to honour the German by dedicating their Weekly highlights to her.  “Anne Panther, One of the very best in Europe” verder lezen

What is your call??

Don’t you wish you had a license plate like this? 🙂

Let’s try something cool. Here’s a clip I found online of a situation we all recognize from our games I’m sure. The great thing about internet is you can replay the clip again and again and again. All so when we meet something in our games, we are able to make a GR8 Call “What is your call??” verder lezen

Officiating’s Cool Masterclass end of March

This years Officiating’s Cool 3 PO Masterclass will take place at Easter 2018. For those of you who don’t have an agenda for next year just yet: March 29 untill April 2st. (thank you @DavidSzots) Internationally famous referee instructor Bob Bhania will lead the staff of the event. “Officiating’s Cool Masterclass end of March” verder lezen

Officiating’s Cool joined forces with Dutch Federation

Little over a year Officiating’s Cool and the Dutch Federation NBB joined forces in a great start of the year. The first major event of 2017 was a big referee clinic where internationally experienced expert shared their knowledge with almost 100 ref-a-holics.  Under read more there’s a nice clip to give a nice impression.  “Officiating’s Cool joined forces with Dutch Federation” verder lezen

Michel Zegwaard stopt met fluiten: the end of an Era

Een van de allerbeste arbiters van Nederland neemt afscheid. Na dertig jaar in de eredivisie (laat dat even op u inwerken, hoeveel spelers waren er vorig jaar ouder dan dertig?) en nog tien jaar langer met fluiten bezig te zijn geweest is voor voormalig FIBA scheidrechter Michel Zegwaard (12 jaar FIBA) het moment gekomen om de fluit aan de wilgen te hangen.  “Michel Zegwaard stopt met fluiten: the end of an Era” verder lezen