This is just the part concerning the new council and upgrade procedures.
14. Pairing Advisory Council
14.1 The chairperson of the Pairing Advisory Council shall be the National Pairing Director.
14.2 The Pairing Advisory Council shall consist of the National Pairing Director, the Pairing-at-Large Executive Board Members, and two representatives from each region.
The regional representatives will be selected by each region. the regional representatives must be category P3 or higher.
18. Pairing Upgrades
4.1 Pairing Applicant for Upgrade to Category P3
4.1.1 The P3 test is available on line. Additionally, the examination may be requested by mail from the USWOA National Office and returned by mail, obtained from a State Pairing Director, or at any regional or national level tournament
4.1.2 A minimum score of 80% is required on this examination for the official to be considered for upgrade.
4.2 Category P3 Applicant for Upgrade to Category P2
4.2.1 An official must remain at Category P3 for a minimum of one (1) calendar year before testing to upgrade to category P2.
4.2.2 He or she must have participated actively as a pairing official in at least three (3) events at a USA Wrestling regional or national tournament at a minimum of two (2) sites before taking the Category 2 test.
4.3 Category P2 Applicant for Upgrade to Category P1 Conditional (P1C)
4.3.1 An official must remain at Category P2 for a minimum of one (1) calendar year before testing to upgrade to a P1C.
4.3.2 He or she must have participated actively as a pairing official in at least five (5) events at a USA Wrestling regional or national tournament before taking the Category 1 test. If a pairing official has not worked at a national tournament, he or she must do so at the time of taking the P1 test.
18.5 Testing Procedures for P2 and P1 Tests:
18.5.1 P2 Test
184.108.40.206 A pairing official must have worked in pairing at a minimum of three (3) regional or national level tournaments at a minimum of two (2) sites before requesting permission to take the P2 test.
220.127.116.11 Two and a half hours are allowed for the P2 test.1
18.104.22.168 P2 tests must be proctored. The Rule Book & Guide to Wrestling may be used.
22.214.171.124 A minimum score of 85% is required on the P2 test for the official to be considered for upgrade.
18.5.2 P1 Test
126.96.36.199 A pairing official must have worked in pairing at a minimum of five (5) regional or national level tournament sites before requesting permission to take the P1 test.
188.8.131.52 Two and a half hours are allowed for the P1 test
184.108.40.206 P1 tests must be proctored. The Rule Book & Guide to Wrestling may be used.
220.127.116.11 A minimum score of 85% is required on the P1 test for the official to be considered for upgrade.
|Pairing Officials Data||Policies and Procedures|
|Chair: Sue Hesser||Chair: Sue Hesser|
|Karen Ebel||Kelli Shuffler||Ed Gould||Paul Defosse||Karen Ebel|
|Darcie Larrieu||Renee Schoettle||Vickie Tolin|
|Examaination (testing)||Clinic and Computer|
|Chair: De Heyman||Chair: Debbie Kelly|
|LeeAnn Johnson||Ed Gould||Yvonne Hady||Debbi Kallai||Sherry Bullard|
|Lenna Fajerman||Janie Tuma||Jean Whetstone||Dawn Haase|
|Chair: Carrie Learn||Chair: Ginger Lile|
|Geni Johnshoy||Jeff Jones||
|Paul Defosse||Sue Hesser|
|Celena Call||Mark Bullington||De Heyman||Debbi Kallai||Sherry Bullard|
|Ed Bernshausen||Kelli Shuffler||Tammy Bernshausen||Debbie Kelly||Lorraine Smith|
|Teela Hardin||Deborah Watson||Lenna Fajerman||Yvonne Hady||Vickie Tolin|
P3 Test is ready on the Pairing Forms page. Use the 2014 rule book for answers.