Annual Dawg Bowl June 22-25, 2017

  • Dawg Bowl VII was the biggest in terms of attendance and Dawg Nation raised $110,000 during June 23-26 event.  Thank you to all of the CIHRA officials who participated.”It was another spectacular weekend with the power of the human spirit in full display,” said Dawg Nation founder Martin Richardson.  42 teams in seven divisions participated.  A silent auction and plenty of hockey action kept spectators hopping.”We couldn’t have done this without the help of so many who volunteered countless hours,” said the Dawg Father.


Midget and Bantam AAA Evaluation Program Announced

Officials seeking to get assignments at the Midget AAA and Bantam AAA  level need to request (and receive) an evaluation AND a recommendation from a scheduler or Level 4 official.  Details can be found on the Request an Evaluation page (under Education and Development).  You can also find the request form at http://www.cihra.org/aaa-evaluation-request/

Major Penalties require a USA Hockey Incident Report to be completed

Every Major Penalty requires a game report to be completed.  Instruction for completing the USA Hockey Incident report can be found under the tab FILE INCIDENT REPORTS http://www.cihra.org/caha-incident-report/

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Welcome to the Colorado Ice Hockey Referee Association’s (CIHRA) website. CIHRA is a local association of approximately 500 USA Hockey certified officials and is based in Denver, Colorado. CIHRA is responsible for the administration of youth, adult, and college club officiating assignments in the following cities:

Denver Metro – Fort Collins – Greeley

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2017 Survivor Game Officials Announced

Dawl Bowl Survivor Refs 2014 _Hoagie_Skip

Officials for Survivor Game – Hoagie and Skip

Dawg Bowl Referees,

Thank you once again for your incredible support.  I believe you all know that all the referee fees from Dawg Bowl IV went directly to David Topping this year.  In addition, Dawg Nation matched those fees and kicked in an additional $5,000 on top of that.  In the end we were jointly able to help out one of the most unselfish individuals that I have ever met.  We could not have had a better referee recipient than David, and I’ll never forgot his reaction when the check was presented.

“Play Hard, Play Fair, Give Back”