by Ian Marshall, ITTF Publications Editor
It is an open invitation. Therefore not all nominations may be accepted. Furthermore only nominations submitted by bona fide national associations will be considered; a maximum of four applications per national association is requested.
Full hospitality will be provided in a twin room from dinner on Monday 15th January to breakfast on Monday 22nd January.
Each umpire will receive a daily allowance per competition day, according to ITTF regulations.
All invited umpires must organize their own transport to the region 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 Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (IATA Code: BUD) as well as Keleti Railway Station.
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). The issue of a visa is entirely at the discretion of the relevant embassy or consulate.
Umpires must wear the International umpiring uniforms as described in the Handbook for Match Officials.
An Advanced Rules Examination is offered on Monday 15th January at 3.00pm.
Evaluations for Blue Badge Umpires will not be conducted.
The closing date for nominations is Thursday 14th December. The list of umpires accepted will be advised on or before Monday 18th December.
For replies and questions, please address:
Tamas Dobak, Hungarian Table Tennis Association
Email: [email protected] and copy
Marta Szily, Referee
Email: [email protected]) and copy
Seamaster 2018 ITTF World Tour Hungarian Open: Official Letter of Invitation (Monday 27th November)
Seamaster 2018 ITTF World Tour Hungarian Open: Official Nomination Form (Closing Date is Thursday 14th December)