12 Mar 2019

The Table Tennis Association of Thailand invites 14 International Umpires to officiate at two forthcoming tournaments to be staged in Bangkok

Matters commence with the SET 2019 Thailand Junior and Cadet Open, an ITTF World Junior Circuit Golden Series Tournament, to be staged from Wednesday 15th to Sunday 19th May, followed by the Seamaster 2019 ITTF Challenge M Electrolyte Thailand Open from Wednesday 22nd to Sunday 26th May.

by Ian Marshall, Editor

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 as follows:

SET Thailand Junior and Cadet Open: Dinner on Tuesday 14th May to breakfast on Monday 20th May

Seamaster 2019 ITTF Challenge M Electrolyte Thailand Open: Dinner on Tuesday 21st May to breakfast on Monday 27th 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 Sunday 31st March. The list of umpires accepted will be advised on or before Friday 5th April.

Contact:
Sakul Ariyachotima, Tournament Director
Email: <ttat_org@yahoo.com

Table Tennis Association of Thailand: Official Letter of Invitation (issued Tuesday 12th March)
Table Tennis Association of Thailand: Official Nomination Form (closing date is Sunday 31st March

Umpires and Referees 2019 Thailand Junior &amp; Cadet Open 2019 Seamaster Thailand Open Bangkok