In the board game "RULES FIRST" officials compete in their ability to answer rules questions, collect points and their ability to use the tactical and strategic aspects of the game.
The players are challenged by 400 rules questions divided into two categories from beginner to expert, so that officials of all levels can play. The questions vary greatly from traditional play situations, to questions about which rule deals with which situations to the player having to give the right signal to answer the question correctly. There are also questions that force the players to look at the rules from a completely different angle.
The tactical and strategic aspects in the game make it fun to play over and over again. Pre-snap cards provide unpredictability keep the game close right to the end.
The game is perfectly suited as a training tool in the off-season, during the pre-game, having fun with your fellow officials, and during clinics, seminars and workshops.
The Rules Expertise RULES FIRST is developed in cooperation with the experienced official Frank Kristensen. Since 1991 Frank has officiated more than 500 Danish and international games, including European and World Cup Finals, college game in the US and been involved in the NFL Europe. Every year Frank trains top officials all over Europe. Read more about Frank on www.whitecap.dk. The game has been tested in Denmark and in the US and officials from around the worldhave helped quality check the questions.
For 2-4 players or teams. Duration of the game is 60 to 90 minutes.
Based on NCAA Rules
- Board - 400 question cards/two levels - 45 pre-snap cards - 4 player's pieces - 56 point pieces - Time keeper - Sand timer - Game rules