by Ian Marshall, ITTF Publications Manager
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 will be provided from dinner on Tuesday 12th February to breakfast on Monday 18th February. Each umpire will receive a daily allowance per competition day of US$ 25.00 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.
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 Monday 31st December. The list of umpires accepted will be advised soon after Thursday 10th January, the date of selection.
Evaluations for Blue Badge and candidates will not be conducted.
Referee for the tournament is the host nation’s Ms. Klara Vaculovicova.
For replies and questions, please address:
Tomas Malik, Chair Umpires and Referees Committee, Czech Table Tennis Association
Email: [email protected]
2019 Czech Junior and Cadet Open: Official Letter of Invitation (issued Wednesday 21st November)
2019 Czech Junior and Cadet Open: Official Nomination Form (Closing Date is Monday 31st December)