Jozef has been active in the rafting sport for almost 15 years. The first period of 5 years it was as a member of the support team for the Slovakian Open Men’s team, and then the next 10 years as an active judge taking part in about 6 races a year on average. This included local races, Euro Cups, World Cups, ERC and WRC. He obtained the highest judge qualification of Assessor in 2011.
He has a lot of experience in organizing and leading judges at a national and international level, having been the Head Judge at ERC Lipno 2012, ERC Cunovo 2014 and Jury member in WRC Indonesia 2015, WRC WADI 2016, ERC Slovenia 2016, ERC Georgia 2017.
In last 3 years he has trained almost 40 new Judges and set the Judges Workshop and Training Course up on Powerpoint and this has become the base of the material used by Assessor and Instructor Judges at their workshops and courses.