Here are the important dates for registration as an official:

Officiating Registration Timeline

  • Friday, January 6, 2018: Officiating registration opens.
  • Wednesday February 28, 2018: Officiating registration closes.
  • Wednesday March 14, 2018: The last letters of confirmation and rejection are sent. A first schedule is tentatively posted.
  • Wednesday March 28, 2018: Last day for selected officials to gracefully withdraw from the tournament.
  • Saturday April 28 - Sunday April 29, 2018: Beast of the East Tournament.
Officiating Meeting

The officiating meeting will probably be on Friday April 27th around 21:00 at the venue following the exhibition game(s).

The tournament is set to run according to this schedule. The first game on the Saturday is at 8:00 and the last game on the Sunday should be done by 18:30.
There will be an exhibition game on the Friday night. While the application form may ask you for your Friday availability, the game staffing is left at the discretion of the Montreal Officiating Board and is not under the purview of the Beast of the East THR / THNSO.