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Frequently Asked Questions:                                                                 

Front Range Football Officials Camp (FRFOC)

Registration:                                                                                                 

1. How can I register for the camp?                                                                                                                                                         - Please fill out the registration form on the Camp Registration tab and submit your registration fee using the payment tab.

2. When is the registration deadline?                                                                                                                                                      - To secure your spot, the registration form Payment must be submitted at the same time.

3. What is the registration fee?                                                                                                                                                                 - The registration fee is $450.00 for campers, and the Registration Payment Deadline is April 1, 2024.

4. What if I register and pay for the clinic but can't attend?                                                                                                               - No refunds will be issued. The registration fee will not count towards next year, and no camp apparel or handouts will be provided for individuals unable to attend.

5. How does the cost compare to other camps around the country?                                                                                                 - FRFOC is considered one of the best bargains in the country, offering on-field instruction at a cost lower than most similar camps.

6. If I want to attend the camp at the last minute, will there be room for me?                                                                                 - No, the camp is limited to the first 80 officials who sign up. Latecomers can be off-field observers or added to a waiting list for potential openings.

Forms and Information:                                                                         

7. What forms must I fill out at the Camp? 

- All attendees must fill out a registration form before coming to camp and sign a liability waiver provided at check-in on the first day.

Location of the Camp:  

8. Where is the camp held?                                                                                                                                                                       - The entire camp will be held on the campus at Colorado State University, Canvas Stadium, and practice fields.

9. Where are Colorado State University, Canvas Stadium, and Practice Fields located?                                                               - Canvas Stadium and Practice Fields are located at 751 West Pitkin Street, Fort Collins, CO 80521.

Format of the Camp:

10. What is the format of the camp?                                                                                                                                                         - The camp is 4 days, featuring breakout sessions, live scrimmages, video reviews, on-field work with Division 1 and Division 2 officials, and experienced local and regional high school officials.

12. Who will we officiate for on-field scrimmages?                                                                                                                             - The camp collaborates with the CSU high school team camp, officiating live, full-contact 11 on 11 scrimmages.

13. What is the dress code?                                                                                                                                                                       - Casual attire is acceptable, with nice golf shorts and a polo. T-shirts other than camp shirts are not permitted.

14. What do I wear for scrimmages?                                                                                                                                                         - Black shorts (or long game officials' pants - preferred) are required for scrimmages. Bring all officiating gear, including a striped shirt, cap, whistle, flags, and bean bags, down indicator. 

15. Are meals provided?                                                                                                                                                                            - 5 meals are provided for all campers, with a few meals where campers are on their own. Finger food will be available during the

Camp Social on Tuesday night.

16. Can we sign up as a crew?                                                                                                                                                                 - Yes, complete crews are welcome to sign up together and work the scrimmages as a unit.

17. Is it necessary to sign up as a crew, or can I sign up by myself?                                                                                                 - You do not have to sign up as a crew. If you don't, the organizers will assign you to one based on your position.

18. Can I try a new position?                                                                                                                                                                    - Yes, the camp provides an excellent opportunity to try a new position. Coordinate with your camp crew and make adjustments during scrimmages.

19. What if I have never officiated? Is this the right clinic?

-Yes, whether you have one year or no experience, the camp is suitable for those wanting to officiate at the pee-wee or high school levels.

Lodging and Transportation:

                                                                                                  

20. Is Lodging provided?                                                                                                                                                                         - - Lodging is available through CSU Conference Services, Campus Dorms (not included in the camps cost). Roommate pairing is provided unless a specific request is made. Alternatively, attendees can make arrangements with CSU Conference Services or opt for discounted rates at the Hilton Fort Collins.

21. Is ground transportation provided?                                                                                                                                                   - Shuttle service is available from the airport to the UNC campus. Please email for details.

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22. What if I have additional questions?                                                                                                                                                - For any additional questions, please email frfoc@frfoc.com or call the Camp Director at 620-728-4023.

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