Welcome to the 2023 Season!


Have you ever wondered what officials do on the football field? Football Canada has the answers! Watch this video!

Football Canada explains the roles and responsibilities of the football officials on the field!

The MFOA continues to provide support crews and personnel to the CFL.

Matt Urbanovich and Paul Yakubica’s first assignment (stick crew) at a CFL Bomber game. Congratulations.
Dean McNeil, Brian Goodwin and Garrett Rusnack; aka « The Cable Guys ».

The MFOA’s Referee-in-Chief JP Chorney sees his first CFL action in a pre-season game in Calgary.

All smiles! Congratulations on your first CFL game!

Steve Dolyniuk enters the Manitoba Football Hall of Fame in the Officials category.

Congratulations on your Football Manitoba Hall of Fame induction!

Football is a family affair in the Turski household! The link below highlights one of our members, Lori Turski, who shares one of her passions with her daughters.

Fearless family makes mark on gridiron.


Mike Hillman represents the MFOA at University Flag Football Nationals!

MFOA members JP Chorney and Kyle Mikulik will don the stripes for the CFL during the 2023 season.

JP Chorney has been selected to take part in the CFL’s training academy in 2023. Kyle Mikulik continues his apprenticeship as a CFL official as he enters his second year in the CFL training academy.

2023 Super Clinic takes place in person and virtually.

MFOA officials selected to Football Canada’s summer competitions.

Brian Chrupalo inducted to the Manitoba Indigenous Hall of Fame!

The 2023 AGM was a success!

Two MFOA members (Daniel Doerksen and Stephanie Korchynski) attend the 2023 CFL combine as officials!

Spring leagues and games start up in May!

The MFOA gets ready to celebrate its 75th Anniversary!

Officials are getting ready for the 2023 season! The rule books are getting dusted off as they prepare for the spring season!

Photo: Courtesy of Dan Noordman Photography