29 Apr 2017

The National Paralymic Committee of China invites International Umpires to officiate at the forthcoming 2017 Asian Para Championships.

Play commences in Beijing, China on Saturday 26th August and concludes on Wednesday 30th August

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 Friday 25th August to breakfast on Thursday 31st August.

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

All invited umpires must organize their own transport to Beijing. In addition, all invited umpires are responsible for early arrival and late departure. Local transport will be provided from and to Beijing Capital International Airport (IATA Code: PEK).

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 Tuesday 20th June. The list of umpires accepted will be advised on or before Sunday 1st July.

For replies and questions, please address:

Gao Wei, Tournament Director.
Email: [email protected]

2017 Asian Para Championships: Official letter of invitation (Friday 28th April)

2017 Asian Para Championships: Official nomination form (Closing date is Tuesday 20th June)

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