A series of upcoming courses are giving people with an interest in hurling and football an opportunity to try their hand at refereeing.
Under the guidance of Inter-county referee Colm Lyons, two New Referees Courses are being held in the February and March. These courses are designed to introduce prospective referees to the basics of refereeing.
The course in Pairc Ui Chaoimh on Thursday night was at full capacity and was facilitated by Munster Referee tutors Kevin Walsh and Muiris O’Sullivan.
In total there were 22 attendees on the opening night who will now begin their adventure into refereeing.
Their is currently a number of places left in the Dunmanway venue, (Click here for more information) which will begin shortly.