08 Feb 2017

The Slovak Table Tennis Association invites International Umpires to officiate at the forthcoming 2017 World Para Team Championships.

Play commences in Bratislava on Wednesday 17th May and concludes on Saturday 20th May.

by Ian Marshall, ITTF Publications Editor

It is an open invitation. Furthermore only nominations submitted by bona fide national associations will be considered.

Full hospitality will be provided from dinner on Wednesday 16th May to breakfast on Sunday 21st May.

Each umpire will receive a daily allowance according to ITTF regulations.

All invited umpires must organize their own transport Bratislava.

In addition, all invited umpires are responsible for early arrival and late departure.

Should a nominated umpire require a visa, kindly send relevant details when submitting the nomination (full name as in passport, date of birth, place of birth, passport number, expiry date of passport). A visa will be provided.

Umpires must wear the International umpiring uniforms as described in the Handbook for Match Officials.

The closing date for nominations is Thursday April. The list of umpires accepted will be advised on or before Sunday 30th April.

For replies and questions, please address:

Jan Vaniak, Chair, Umpires and Referees Committee, Slovak Table Tennis Association or Jan Riapos, the Tournament Director.

Tel: +421 2 4488 4042     Fax: + 421 2 4488 8615   Email: [email protected]

2017 World Para Team Championships: Official letter of invitation (Wednesday 8th February)

2017 World Para Team Championships: Official nomination form (Closing date is Thursday 20th April)

Paralympics Para Table Tennis Umpires and Referees Jan Riapos