by Ian Marshall, ITTF Publications Manager
It is an open invitation. Therefore not all nominations may be accepted. National associations are requested make a maximum of two submissions. Furthermore only nominations submitted by bona fide national associations will be considered.
Hospitality is offered in a twin room as follows:
- 2018 Road to Buenos Aires Youth Olympic Games Series – Asia: Dinner on Sunday 6th May to breakfast on Wednesday 9th May
- Thailand Junior and Cadet Open: Dinner on Tuesday 8th May to breakfast on Monday 14th May
- ITTF Challenge Thailand Open: Dinner on Tuesday 15th May to breakfast on Monday 21st May
Each umpire will receive a daily allowance per competition day, according to ITTF regulations.
All invited umpires must organise their own transportation to Bangkok as well as travel and medical insurance. Local transport will be provided from and to Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok (IATA Code: BKK).
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 letter of invitation will be provided.
Please note that all costs associated with the visa application are the responsibility of the applicant and the issuance of a visa is at the sole discretion of the relevant Consulate or Embassy.
Umpires must wear the International umpiring uniforms as described in the Handbook for Match Officials.
The closing date for nominations is Saturday 31st March. The list of umpires accepted will be advised on or before Tuesday 10th April.
Sakul Ariyachotima, Tournament Director
Table Tennis Association of Thailand
Table Tennis Association of Thailand: Official Letter of Invitation (issued Saturday 10th March)
Table Tennis Association of Thailand: Official nomination form (closing date Sunday 31st March)