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Mississippi Valley Mayhem is currently looking for men or women interested in joining the league as  skating officials (refs) or non-skating officials (NSOs). The officials are responsible for calling penalties, making sure each team follows the rules of the game, ensuring safety and fairness, and tracking points and penalties throughout the bouts.

MVM officials and referees must adhere to the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA) rules and regulations. WFTDA is the official governing body of women’s flat track roller derby. You can find out more information and read up on the rules by visiting:

Both men and women are welcome to join up as an official.

In your email please include the following:

  • What makes you interested in becoming an official? Skating or non-skating?
  • If a skating referee: Are you a new skater or experienced?
  • What times are you available?
  • Have you ever officiated for another WFTDA league?
For those interested you can email: