Be Heard Through Officiating’s Most Influential Magazine

Referee magazine and its companion web site provides advertisers with a unique opportunity to reach sports officials who are active and enjoy sports, are educated and affluent and spend just under $1000 per year in officiating related purchases.

Our Mission

Referee is a magazine written from an officiating perspective, blending editorial credibility and business viability. It educates, challenges and inspires officials at the youth, recreational, high school, collegiate
and professional levels in all sports, with emphasis on baseball, basketball, football, soccer and softball – and soon – volleyball.

Reader Profile

Referee subscribers are experienced officials who were motivated to start officiating “for the love of the game.” They work all sports and levels and more than 92% of Referee subscribers indicated they receive their officiating news and information from Referee magazine each month. Referee subscribers trust and value the magazine. More than 85% indicated Referee magazine was their preferred source for officiating related news and information. More than 85% of Referee readers have recommended to other officials they should subscribe to Referee.  On average, Referee readers say they spend just under two hours reading each issue.


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