by Ian Marshall, ITTF Publications Editor
National associations are requested to return not more than two applications. It is an open invitation; therefore not all nominations may be accepted.
Furthermore only nominations submitted by bona fide national associations will be considered.
Full hospitality is offered from lunch on Thursday 27th July to breakfast on Monday 31st July.
Each umpire will receive a daily allowance per competition day, according to ITTF regulations.
All invited umpires must organize their own transport to and from San José as well as travel and medical insurance.
In addition, all invited umpires are responsible for early arrival and late departure.
Local transport will be provided from and to Juan Santamaria International Airport (IATA CODE: SJO) in San José.
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 Wednesday 12th July. The list of umpires accepted will be advised on Thursday 12th July.
For replies and questions, please address:
Costa Rica Table Tennis Federation
Kindly copy: Freddy Almendariz, Chair of the Latin American Table Tennis Union Rules and Umpires Committee.
2017 ITTF Pan American Cup: Official Letter of Invitation (Thursday 28th June)
2017 ITTF Pan American Cup: Official Nomination Form (Closing Date is Thursday 20th July)