I'm interested in coming to be a boxing judge, and I want to asking the sub if lock had any type of knowledge top top the subject, perhaps some of you are already. I'm native CA and also I've looked in ~ my state's strong commission's website and there is an application there that is quite straight-forward.

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This question has been asked right here before, and also from what i remember, the peak answer went together follows:

(1) there is no direct route right into judging. You need to make yourself known within the sport.

(2) obtain into refereeing. Make yourself accessible as often as possible and take it seriously. If you ref well, you will acquire noticed.

(3) Network. As soon as you're at regional bouts, speak come promoters, judges, various other referees. Permit them know you want to be a judge. Networking bring away a lengthy time to be successful, however if girlfriend stick at it, when world hear there's a judging place going, they'll think the you.

Just come reiterate, this isn't from first hand experience, but from storage from a ahead answer.


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Here's what Harold Lederman said in our AMA a if back. Https://www.glossesweb.com/r/Boxing/comments/4hvd8l/i_am_harold_lederman_hbo_ringside_scorer_and/d2ucsvf

Believe the or not, it's straightforward to become a judge. You start in the amateurs. I provided to go to the fights week after week and one time I stated I'd favor to be a judge. Went to NYSAC come apply, and also they said to get experience in the amateurs. In those days, there was amateur boxing all over brand-new York and also they couldn't gain judges! You'd obtain paid $5 come score 25 fights. Ns did this 5 nights a week, went earlier to the NYSAC and also they offered me a license based on my amateur experience. It's simply a matter of asking, deserve to I judge. And also you learn a many in the amateurs i m sorry prepares girlfriend to it is in professional.


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Step 1 be a kid of a boxing commissioner in texas

Step 2 referee a few fights no matter how bad.

Step 3 see step one

Edit: Lawrence Cole will certainly be a judge later on mark mine words


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Lawrence Cole will be a judge in the future mark my words

Laurence Cole has judged 33 bouts.


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Contact your regional boxing club and ask them. In doing the exact same thing right here in Canada and also I imagine it's nice similar. I'm showing up to a workshop for a complete day the training and also they do some tests and also other shit.


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Become blind and easily affected by cheering people.


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There's a great AMA top top this subglossesweb.com v Harold Lederman, he says somewhere in there how his daughter came to be a judge. Recommend analysis it.


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Do friend really want to become a judge? because it requires a the majority of dedication for small or no salary or recognition. It is no a career. Contacting a boxing forum instead of the strong Commission as soon as you've to be to their website seems prefer an odd an option as well. You aren't going to have the ability to fill out the judge license application and also then gain assigned to an event.

So your course is to send an email to the CSAC. Lock will notify you ~ above the procedures you have to take which will most likely mean handing you turn off to the local USA boxing chapter the handles the amateur ranks.

It usually involves trailing a current judge because that a while until you are assigned to your very own bouts and also then it's just building up experience and also playing the politics. Find out the rules, find out the sport, drop your biases because that what fighters you desire to win.

You will certainly put much more into judging then you will gain out that it. The head the the Nevada USA Boxing has actually said prior to in interviews that 7 the the 10 human being that begin the route to judging quit in 2 months.

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People shit on judges all the time but have no idea the work-related that's put into ending up being a judge.