by Ian Marshall, 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 national association is requested to submit a maximum of two names.
Preference will be given to Blue Badge and Blue Badge in Progress Umpires.
Full hospitality, will be provided from dinner on Monday 22nd July to breakfast on Sunday 28th July; each umpire will receive a daily allowance as 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. Local transport will be provided from and to Taoyuan International Airport (IATA Code: TPE) and Taichung International Airport (IATA Code: RMQ). 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. The issuance of a visa is at the sole discretion of the embassy or consulate in question.
Umpires must wear the international umpiring uniforms as described in the Handbook for Match Officials.
The closing date for nominations is Wednesday 15th May. The list of umpires accepted will be advised on or before Thursday 30th May.
For replies and questions, please address:
Jessie Chen, Tournament Director
2019 Asian Para Championships: Official Letter of Invitation (issued on Wednesday 3rd April)
2019 Asian Para Championships: Official Nomination Form (closing date is Wednesday 15th May)