North Texas Swimming Officials


Welcome to the home page for the officials of North Texas Swimming!

Here you'll find information on the education, recruitment, and retention of officials, as well as links to other officiating-related resources. Check out our pages for details on:

  • Getting Started - for those who are new to officiating
  • Certification - requirements for each position; apprentice logs; background check
  • Training - educational materials for each officiating position; application to host a clinic; APT
  • Calendar - dates of upcoming officials clinics
  • Committee - all things related to the NT Officials Committee
  • Contact List - contact information for many of the officials within NT

If there is news or other information that you feel would be useful, please let the Officials Committee know.

NT Officials at Olympic Trials 2016 (left to right): Robert Steffner, Traci Johnson, Jason Johnson, Gloria Schuldt, Dan McAllen, Jack Dowling

What's New?

Rule Changes

  • USA Swimming has adopted a change to medley swimming rules regarding required body position. For details, see Medley Rule Change.09/21/2017


  • Stroke & Turn Judge Clinic on Sat, Mar 31st, in Frisco03/17/2018
  • Certified Timing System Operator Clinic on Sat, Apr 21st, in Addison03/17/2018


Officials Transferring to North Texas and Other Registration Changes

If you wish to transfer your USA Swimming Non-Athlete membership to North Texas Swimming or to otherwise change your club affiliation, complete a Non-Athlete Registration form and send it to the Registrations Chair with a note that it is to accomplish a transfer. There is no fee for a transfer of a currently registered official. Additionally, please complete the Officials Transfer Application and send it to the Officials Chair.