Deadline: 12th May 2022 (Thursday) @ 4.00 pm
The Local Organising Committees (LOCs) of WTT Contender Zagreb and WTT Feeder Otocec are inviting International Umpires to officiate at the forthcoming WTT Contender Zagreb in Zagreb, Croatia and WTT Feeder Otocec in Otocec, Slovenia.
WTT Contender Zagreb 2022 - 13 – 19 June 2022
WTT Feeder Otocec 2022 - 20 – 26 June 2022
This is an open invitation, and only online nominations submitted by bona fide National Associations will be considered, not all submissions may be accepted.
Priority goes to Umpires who can commit for both events.
Full hospitality will be provided in a single room from dinner on 12 June to breakfast on 20/27 June or the specified day of departure.
All invited umpires must organise their own transport to the Event. Local transport will be provided from and to Franjo Tuđman Airport Zagreb (ZAG) or Zagreb Central Train Station. Following on, transport will be organised for Umpires to travel to Otocec for the Feeder Event. Otherwise, Umpires who only umpire in Otocec will be provided with local transport from and to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. In addition, all invited umpires are responsible for early arrival and late departure.
TRANSPORT BOOKING PROCEDURE
The LOC will cover the cost of return economy airfares inclusive of 1 piece of checked baggage, and to be paid in cash onsite.
The cost of the airfare must be approved by LOC in advance and a copy of the receipt + ticket issued by the airline must be provided to the LOC in advance of arrival.
Travel and medical insurance are recommended and are at the cost of the umpire.
COVID TESTING + PROTOCOLS
All umpires are required to undertake their own Medically Supervised ART testing in their place of residence prior to arrival at the event as follows:
Covid Vaccinated Umpires: One (1) Medically Supervised ART test within 48 hours of arrival at the event + Proof of Vaccination
WTT will reimburse the cost of ART testing up to USD 100 (EUR 85) per test.
If a pre-departure Covid-19 ART/PCR test is needed prior departure from either events, the cost will be covered by the LOC.
Any umpire that tests positive will be isolated. The umpire will be released from isolation based on the decision of the local health authority/WTT Covid Protocols and is responsible for any costs associated. Travel insurance is strongly recommended.
Please read carefully the Covid-19 Guidelines available via the Prospectus.
ENTRY and VISAS
Due to Covid-19 there are revised entry requirements into Croatia/Slovenia, please refer to the following entry requirements:
If you require a letter of entry, please contact LOC via email:
VISAS: 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).
The daily officiating fee shall be:
WTT Contender Zagreb
- Blue Badge: 75USD
- White Badge: 45USD
WTT Feeder Otocec
- Blue Badge: 55USD
- White Badge: 35USD
International officials will have their fees paid by WTT via bank transfer after the Event based on their working schedule.
Croatia/Slovenia based officials will have their fees paid by the LOC via either cash or bank transfer.
The closing date for nominations is 12 May 2022 @ 4.00 pm. The list of umpires accepted will be advised on or before 18 May 2022.
You are kindly requested to carefully read the instructions, then complete the attached nomination form and submit it to TTAM via email at (firstname.lastname@example.org), copy to State TTA (State endorsement required), Mr. Lee Su Hau (email@example.com) and Ms. Corrine Wong (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Thank you for your kind cooperation.