Pacific Assocation of USA Track and field


USATF Pacific Officials

Irene Herman, PA/USATF Official

USATF Pacific Official Irene Herman checks in at a National Junior Olympic Track & Field Competition.


The Pacific Association’s Officials Committee is responsible for all aspects of providing certified officials for USATF sanctioned events: recruiting, training, certifying, and scheduling. This group of inspiring and dedicated volunteers work hard to keep the playing field level so the sports of track and field, long distance running and race walking are fair for all. PA Officials have achieved top levels of certification and have traveled the state, the nation and the world to help officiate at top-level championships, always with the “best seat in the house”! Learn much more by visiting the pages accessed with the links to the right.

2019 Officials Clinic + Workshop schedule with registration information

2019 Clinic and Workshop dates (click on link above for details)

Sat, 12 January
– American River College, Sacramento
Sat, 9 February – James Logan HS, Union City (in conjunction with Olympians Clinic)

Sat, 2 February
– Pleasant Valley HS, Chico
Sat, 19 Jan + 2, 16 Feb – Cal All-Comers, UC Berkeley
Saturdays through Jan-Feb – Starters Workshops at Los Gatos All Comers at Los Gatos HS

Click here for 2019 SafeSport information an training opportunities

USATF 2017-19 Pacific Officials’ Committee Officers

Phil Leake, Chair John Shirey, Vice Chair John Lilygren, Secretary
Dr. Leon Glover, Awards Mike Bower, Past Chairman Bill Hawkes, Calendar
Bill Bartel, Training Jim Hume, Certification Shirley Connors, At Large Rep.
John Murray, At Large Rep. Jim Hume, Newsletter