Control your own schedule
Work the days you want to work. Use the app at any time of the day to find the games you want to work. With Go Silbo™, you are your own boss.
Get paid consistently
Get paid digitally via weekly direct deposit. No more waiting and no more paper checks.
The Silbo community is full of friendly faces. We provide an outlet for officials to communicate & provide mentorship with one another.
FLEXIBLE ONLINE SCHEDULING
The Silbo mobile app allows officials to control their schedule right from their phones.
Access more leagues — you have access to more leagues across the RefXchange™ marketplace.
Instantly reserve a game — if you see a game you want, take it, it’s all yours.
Game taken? Try Waitlisting — add yourself to waitlists and get notified if the position becomes available.
GET PAID CONSISTENTLY, FASTER
Silbo has payments built right into the app, no more tediously cashing checks and filling out 1099s at the field.
Keep detailed & transparent records — track every wage you’ve earned, no more wondering whether you’re missing a check.
Get paid instantly online — receive payment straight to your bank account via direct deposit.
Payment simplified — we pay out our refs the same time every week, no more waiting on checks or hassling teams for cash at the field.
Safe, secure and fast— our payment processor is PCI compliant, all data is encrypted and none of your sensitive data is stored by Silbo.
WORK MORE GAMES
You focus on officiating, we’ll focus on the rest. Silbo software offers all the administrative and logistical features you need to work, letting you focus on the game.
Less travel — access games closer to home, only work games where you want.
Work the games that make sense — pick from the leagues, ages groups, and sports you prefer.
Need to call someone? — you have the contact info you need, from your partner to the site coordinator, connected to your phone and email apps.
MORE PROFESSIONAL, MORE COMMUNICATION
Silbo gives officials a direct line to communicate feedback to the leagues they work for, and allows umpires and referees to build a digital record of their work.
Build a digital resume — keep track of the games you work wherever you go.
Share your thoughts — give feedback about your experience to the league at the end of every game.
Never lose your game history again — you have access to your entire history should you move to a new place or try-out for collegiate or professional officiating.
I can see where Silbo is going to make a quick impact on the officiating community
So simple to use.
It’s a cool app that allows me to work games close to my home.
I completed my profile, went through their easy verification process and umpired games through the app the next week.
Getting paid on a set schedule via direct deposit is an awesome feature of Silbo
Silbo is cool because I can umpire games when I’m not in my home town
Silbo is the future of officiating
Silbo removes a lot of barriers that most people do not realize that officials face
Silbo is the logica next step to improve an antiquated way of thinking
The app makes sense and is fun to use
It’s an awesome concept
Need to contact Silbo?
What is Silbo?
Silbo is the managed marketplace connecting sports officials to amateur sports games. Game providers upload their games to the RefXchange™ marketplace. Qualified referees select games they’d like to work through the Go Silbo™ app.
Can does it work?
Through the Go Silbo™ app, you have access to any game on our marketplace that you’re qualified to officiate. Just select the games you want to work.
After you have officiated a game, you will be paid through the app via direct deposit. Payments are transferred to Silbo officials at the same time every week.
What sports can I do through Silbo?
Silbo has sports ranging from baseball to flag football. If want to officiate it, chances are we have it.
What information does Silbo need to get started?
- Your address
- Last 4 of your Social Security Number*
- Your bank account number*
- Your bank routing number*
Who do I contact to get paid?
Silbo pays regularly via direct deposit. You no longer need to track down checks or payments after a game. The Go Silbo™ app provides tracking for all of the games you work. If there are ever any issues, you can contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Can I try Silbo for free?
Of course! The Go Silbo™ app is free to download and use. After you sign up, we’ll give you a call to interview and verify you. After that, you can start officiating!
Can I work any games?
You can select any game that you are qualified to work. The Go Silbo™ app will show you the games you are eligible to work.
How Does Payment Work?
When you complete a game, we bill the game provide for your game fee. You will be paid for it that week via direct deposit. It’s that easy!
When does Silbo pay refs?
Silbo pays its referees weekly via direct deposit.
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