by John Peters, Assistant Referee, 2018 ITTF Challenge Seamaster Nigeria Open
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 two applications per national association is requested.
Full hospitality will be provided for all umpires in a twin room from dinner on Tuesday 7th August to breakfast on Monday 13th August. Each umpire will receive a daily allowance per competition day, according to ITTF regulations.
All invited umpires must organise 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 to Lagos Airport (IATA Code: MMA)
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 invitation will be provided.
All costs relating to visas are the responsibility of the applicant; the issue 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 Friday 6th July. The complete list of umpires accepted, including those selected to officiate on the concluding two days of the tournament will be advised on or before Friday 13th July.
For replies and questions, please address:
John Peters, Assistant Referee, 2018 ITTF Challenge Seamaster Nigeria Open
2018 ITTF Challenge Seamaster Nigeria Open: Official Nomination Form (Closing date is Friday 6th July)