Imagine that you are in the field of play and it is your responsibility to make sure that the rules of a game are being applied correctly as you officiate, or you just want to maintain order. In order to command the action of those you are supervising, a football whistle is one of the most important factors in any game. Without a whistle, players can get out of control, and that can lead to injuries. Whether you are refereeing, coaching, umpiring or just want to be heard, DICK'S Sporting Goods has a wide assortment of whistles, such as:
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At DICK'S, there are many referee whistles for you to choose from, and you always want to select one that is going to give you a high-pitched noise that will immediately disrupt play. Typically, it is recommended to look out for one that has an embedded natural cork that will generate the shrill sound that is necessary for you to maintain control. To ensure that you can gain access to it at a moment's notice, it is recommended that you get a whistle that has a cushioned finger grip or one that can be attached to a lanyard to prevent dropping it. For example, you never want your umpire whistle to be in the dirt during the game.
Whistles, lanyards, air horns and megaphones are all available at DICK'S Sporting Goods, so you can be ready to referee in a wide range of conditions.