Certified Judges

The World Axe Throwing League is proud to showcase our Certified Judges! WATL Certified Judges are held to the highest standard in understanding and implementing our rules when overseeing sanctioned events such as leagues, tournaments, qualifiers, and more. Certified Judges allow venues to organize and run these sanctioned events to the highest standards and best practices.

WATL Judges are:

  • Certified by WATL 
  • Up-to-date with the latest rules & changes
  • Able to officially run WATL sanctioned leagues
  • Have the ability to help in WATL sanctioned tournaments, including the World Axe Throwing Championship
  • Have a deep understanding of the rules for:
    • Standard (Hatchet)
    • Big Axe
    • Duals
  • Can conduct Qualifying Throws (Open & Closed) for Major and Televised Tournaments
  • Able to renew or up-date the Certified Judge standing in future years when rule changes occur
  • Serve as a substitute that may assist other venues in hosting leagues or tournaments

The full list of WATL Judges:

Current as of May 9, 2024.

Abbey FinkillBrittany ClineEric H HartJOHN PRICEMatthew H PerrySarah “Sooper” Cooper
AbbyBrittany Elizabeth StreckerEric LemmonsJohn RonanMatthew RobbinsSarah Lehman
Abel CastanedaBruce John PalanskyErica L Perry-BroekemeierJon PelletierMatthew SmallSarah Sed
Adam EberhartBruce NettoErik RimblasJonathan PimentelMatthew SmithSarah Smith
Adam HavelBryce PorterErik ThompsonJonathan QuallsMatthew WiggintonSarah Westlake
Adam SantoroBryce SaboErika BrynildsenJonny GappMax MoormanSarah Woody
Adrian AceboBryce SaboErika DiCoccoJordan Alexander ThornburghMelanie WintersSasha Edwards
Al BraunCaitlin McKeeErin Smithjorge sanchezMelinda L. OreSathia Davidson
Alex CannadyCalebh D SheddErnie Wilkins JrJose R LopezMelissa ParkerSavanah Sheets
Alex EversonCarol GravesEthan D GoldmeerJoseph A. KuciaMelissa ReedScott Melanson
Alex GottlerCarrie ZavoralEugie OttJoseph Brian JonesMelody RohalyScott Aronson
Alex MillerCarson HelleurEvelyn OliverJoseph DayMia DalmeidaScott Brindle
Alex PriceCary BrownFlyinSamoan (Darrell Elisaia)Joseph RefslandMichael AritaScott Gardner
Alex WhiteCaryn GillamFrancesca LopezJosh HeakeMichael B. LewisScott miller
Alexi JamesonCasey FaulknerFrank ChristmasJosh MattisonMichael BauerScott Miller
Alexis KuglerCassaundra Taylor WheatonFrank P GutierrezJOSH UNSERMichael Cookscott st clair
Alicja KrzyzanowskaCatalina WiederholtFrank SumnerJoshua AlbertMichael DaySean Dunaway
Alisha SchroederCatherine DowieGarret HenniganJoshua HornerMichael EndthoffSean Sears
Alisha ShepperdChad Marshall PinnixGarrett RiceJoshua W. SchmidtMichael FitzgeraldSebastian Arnold
ALISON FAWTHROPChad MartinezGary McCartneyJoshua W. SchmidtMichael HendersonSebastian Lytwynec
Allison LeeChad PalmerGARY MOOREJT AxeCopMichael JanesSelton Wade Pettus
Allyson CasperChantal AssselinGary RizzoJT HenningerMichael LundySeth Catron
Alon ShahakChaosGary W WhitakerJT MalashevichMichael Meilandt GivensSeth Lishman
Amanda TrowbridgeCharity B HetzGavin JoyceJulian BownMichael MossShane Ryan Funke
Amaya AllenCharlie KarakisGeoff PutneyJustin CleaverMichael R. WestbrookShane Stephens
Amber DevineCherie McCorveyGeorge BesseyJustin GonkaMichelle WingShannon Zelek
Amber Hicks NormanCheryl JonesGeorge HarrisJustin HansonMike BadgerShaun Daniels
Amber YoungChester DomorackiGlenn H. RoderJustin PersadMIKE BENOITShaun L Bill
Amora PalmerCheyenne SpaffordGrant KrambJustin RoggeroMike CoombsShaun T Clark
Amy Del DucaChris AndersonGrant SchaabKacey Jenningsmike Del DucaShawn Harm
Amy GouldChris ClevelandGregg WardKandice BeamishMike JohannsShawn J Erickson
Amy HolzgrafeChris DaltonGregory A MckeithanKatelyn GarrowMike MiracleShawn Sexton
Andre JokielChris KRobGuy R. Vogt Jr.Katharine MacMartinMike MortonShay Hetz
Andrea HildebrandtChris M WoodHaily DudzinskiKathleen WileyMohammad Al-SheboulShaylee jensen
Andrew Lord WolfChristopher ChapmanHamish ‘Mish’ BowkerKati GrayMolly GrinnanShea Wheeler
Andrew MossChristopher DuboisHarley BergerKatie CasidaMolly K FlynnSheridan Brooks Perrin
Andrew SudolChristopher George HuftenHeather DratwaKaty McBrydeMonty MontgomeryStefan Karakis
Andreya S. ChapmanChristopher GilesHeather N MaroneKaylyn OlsonMorgan HaftersonStephanie Foster
Andy RinehartChristopher J SassiHeather TeichgraeberKC Betts “Savage ol coot”Natesh KirpalaniStephanie Jo Hoyt
Angel DarlingChristopher SpringerHolly BallantyneKeely HughesNathan LumleyStephanie King
Angela JensonChuck SheddHoward R Jones jrKEITH E HUMMELNeil RustStephanie Muller Mozdzierz
Angharad GladdingCiara ManesIan Colin IrelandKelin RandallNevin Keliihoomalu Gordon-KeolanuiStephen Center
Anika M VelasquezCj GreenIgnacio “Luke” SalazarKellan Gallagher PetersonNicholasStephen Latza
Anna GregoryClark ZimmermanIsabella G. CastellanoKelly RotaNicholas BondStephen Tyler Arnold
Anna MierClayton FawthropIsaiah garciaKelton GoldNicholas CarnesSteve Bridges
Anthony BeverCliff MooreIsaiah HarrisKen LankNicholas FarrowSteve Middleton
Anthony FerrariClifford Daniel GodfreyIvory Joy ReidKendra KolomyjaNicholas J RomansSteven Fort
Anthony OrtizCodey LewisJackKenneth MillerNicholas WallaceSteven Greene
Anthony TolenCody NelsonJack DonovanKenneth SiuNicholas WoodSTJEPAN P RICHTARITSCH
Ariana HayesCody ScottJack William BidlakeKenny PierceNichole HardingStorm Morales
Ashlen McGinnisColbe daniel PudellJackson WoolleyKenny SaundersNick HayesSydney Cotterman
Ashley KlothColby DeanJacob CrossanKevin A. McNairNick KolomyjaTabitha Carroll
Ashley N BowerCole EstremJacob KeszthelyiKevin BernalNicole McCabeTavin jack Andersen
Ashley SissonsCole TuftJacob Louis Perkins IIKevin Charles BonannoNicole raine PetersonTed R Cook Jr
Ashley StevensonColin BlythJacob ShermanKevin HollisterNigel SakosTeresa Campbell
Ashley WilkinsColleen StusekJacob SiroisKevin PomeyNiko JonesTeresa Coons
Ashly ThompsonColton AskewJake ParkeKevin StewartNoah Ryan ToussaintThomas Antoniello
Ashlyn Lampela-ChristmasColton NewtonJake PetersonKiley BryanNoah LoganThomas Casper
AUDREY DAUELConnor D. SteckJake PidgeonKimberley FergusonNovan HoytThomas Corey
Austin CampbellConnor PedersenJakob SchaferKimberly J NettoOlaf LeeThomas D. Smith
Austin Folkcory taylorJames David HoseltonKimberly M DeHooghOtae EstesThomas Fenn Jr
Austin HusomeCraig SchluterJames E. Tolbert IIIKimberly RaePamela EmersonTiger Danyliw
Austin J BockCurtis SethalerJames HewittKimberly RiosPamela EricksonTiiffany Oakley
Austin O’BrienDakoda “Radnar” DorsaneoJames NadlerKimberly SalwachPamela RipleyTim Leinen
Austin PriceDakota CoxJAMES PALUMBIKimberly WieseParis TrottierTim Valliere
Austin ShepperdDakota ShepperdJames Patrick HernandezKirstyn ValenciaPatrick BachmanTimothy Cloutier
Avery TaylorDan Axe LevyJames RuddyKody james boylePatrick ConoverTimothy Edward Zlomke
Bailey John MillsDan BrynildsenJames ScargillKohei HosoyaPatrick WilliamsTina Harrington
Baltazar EnriquezDan KoehlerJames W. Lentz Jr.Korben PiercePatty FitzgeraldTobias Macera
Barbara Anne EdmondsDan LobergJames WhiteleyKori EllisPhil whitneyTodd Mueller
Barry BurrisDaniel BasicJamie GiacintoKraemer SimmondsPhilippe LachanceTodd White
Barry CoombesDaniel BoudrieauJamie Lynn RobinsonKrew FyansRachel BrownTom Decker
Barry CoombesDaniel GreenJamie TreschakKrissy TeetsRachel HouseTom Dull
Beck VoltemrDanielleJarrett JokielKrista HagenRachel MeadeTom Knapp
Ben ParkerDanny WilliamsJasmine RameyKrista MackieRachel RowellTom Nelson
Ben PaultreDarcie SheddJason AlbertKristyn Muller MirasolRandall Lee BookamerTom Warmington
Benjamin BingertDaren DeSyviaJason BengeKrystina AquinoRandy HempelTommy James Parnell
benjamin fowlerDarrin CaytonJason SirettKyle Davisrandy pritchardTony Mellone
Benjamin GaddyDavid HallJason W. CalhounKyle DurrantRay SiochowiczTopher McPherson
Beth BarberDavid ClineJason WaltersKyle Ingram-SayeauRaymond “Stingray” DalesTracey McCormick
Betsy ChilcoatDavid Dratwajave yoshimotoKyle SkalRebecca CorleyTracy Musick
BIllee W AdamsDavid Ivey IIJaydenKyle SpeelmanRebeka ThrogersonTreavor Quinn
Billie J. EversDavid KulikowskiJeb BissetKyle ThompsonReid ThomasonTrent Lilly
Bird “The Butcher” DurrantDavid LewisJeb BissetLakin HouseRenee HannaTrevor Weaver
Bob ConradDavid LoweJeffery W HarringtonLaura BauerRenee PerryTricia Miller
BOB FERGUSONDavid RichardsonJeffrey M CoultonLauren KavanaghRhonda EatonTyler Burns
Bowen DratwaDavid RondeauJen GaddyLauren Nicole LentzRichard CarpenterTyler Curry
Brad A HarveyDavid SacksJennifer “Djenni” KucinskiLaurie WilliamsRichard HogrefeTyler Grover
Brad BarterDavid SaulsJennifer DeckerLavonne WilliamsRICKY WILLIAMSTyler Kambeitz
Brad WernerDebora DoigJerry C LawsonLexi BrownRobb CarperTyler Pantle
Bradley ColeDebra M BengeJesse PlunkardLinda G Dojaque RuizRobert james fieldsTYRELL “BURGER” LACY
Bradley HeathDennis CoccaJessi Harkins UpshawLisa GardnerRobert KellerVictor Ahluwalia
Brady Alijah BrawnerDennis J DennyJessica DeMeolalloyd BombellRobert McCollumVictor E. Blessing
Brady WilliamsDialyn ThelenJessica Girardilogan scottRonald De HooghVictoria Rast
Brandi MelansonDimitri KarakisJessica HammLorie ParkRoss EricksenVin Crescenzo
Brandon BohnDON M DIAMONDJessica LefeaversLuke Driver[email protected]Vince Prater
Brandon L JohnsonDonnie FulbrightJessica MurrayMackenzie PetrocciRuben VargasVincent Bryant Sr.
Brandon PrinceDorian MirasolaJessica NolanMakoto KatoRyan CantaraVINCENT INGALLINERA
Brandon RoqueDorothy WinterJessie A. JonesMarcee BenoitRyan CarleyVinny Correia
Brandon SchellDuane J. Zaleski IIJim BergeronMARCIA LOZIERRyan CauleyVish Hirani
BRANDY M DIAMONDDuncan RanftJim KarlinMarguerite TiltonRyan ClarkWade Wicht
Brayden PlattDustin Bernhard-MorrisJoaquin Jose RamirezMario A. Rivera-RochacRyan fowlerWayno Dub
Brennan WozniakDustin HuffmanJoe DevineMark MirasolRyan HickeyWesley Smith
Brent HendersonDustin KopelJoe FlaugherMark TennantRyan KregerWill Taylor
Brent KillinsDylan TeetsJoe HandyMarley GrahamRyan LaneWilliam Fleming
Brent KillinsEd SissonJoe HigginsMarshal Dean McMeekanRyan OrtizWilliam Shaffer
Brett JariabekEden ScottJoe RitaccoMary CunninghamRyan PerrionWyatt D Perry
Brett WilliamsonEdward HigginsonJoe SpenceMary Jo Clemens-HarrisRyan SmitYvonne Dare
Brian BlakeEdward J Harris IIIJoel ScottMatt KellerRyan VencerZach Vann
Brian LacertosaElijah WallaceJoey KellyMatt OgleSam BlakeZach Yamasaki
Brian LubaElizabeth RippelJohn BinksMatt TracySam GardnerZach Zaleski
BRIAN NIMMOEllen TurnerJohn DoepkeMatthew BirdSam SmithZachary Lund
Briana ThuisEmmalee HeeschJohn FogusMatthew BradshawSamantha PonkeyZachary norman
Brianna FunkeEric ClementsJohn GraceMatthew ColavecchiaSamuel AriasZackary Masuhara
Briton Campbell HollisterEric coccaJohn KautterMatthew DixonSamuel Houston TaylorZak Silva
Brittany AustinJohn PollardSana Khan

Interested in becoming a WATL Certified judge too? The program is open to the public! You do not have to be employed at a venue to participate and receive the certification. In order to apply and participate in the WKTL Judge Certification program, click on the button below; the Judge Certification cost is $85USD. Upon purchase, you will be sent a link to complete the Judge Certification Quiz.

Upon successful completion of the quiz, you’ll be sent a certificate with your name and date of completion, signifying that you are a WATL Certified Judge. With this certification, you will be able to run and manage sanctioned events as an official who clearly understands the rule sets and expectations of WATL to the highest standard. If you’re designated as the official for your leagues, you will have the ability to adjudicate calls for the sanctioned event you are running.