PLEASE NOTE: All participating schools/clubs must submit at least one umpire to participate in the event. All applications are subject to approval by the Tournament Umpire Committee.
All umpires must be ITF-certified as Class A, B, or C Umpires, and possess an up-to-date knowledge of the Official ITF Rules and Regulations of International Competition as set forth by the International Taekwon-Do Federation:
Anyone interested in participating as an umpire for the event MUST submit an online umpire application before October 9, 2019. All applicants approved for participation will be notified before October 17, 2019.
Any umpire not selected but who wishes to participate must be approved by the Tournament Umpire Committee in advance and will be responsible for booking and paying for their own hotel accommodations.
All umpires must arrive in Cali, Colombia on Friday, November 8, 2019 by 12:00 noon.
All umpires must attend the coach & umpire meeting in the Spiwak Hotel on Friday, November 8 at 6:00PM.
IMPORTANT: Any umpire not in attendance at the Umpire Meeting on Friday, November 8 will be removed from the umpire list and forfeit the coverage of their hotel expenses.
Accommodations for accepted umpires will be booked through the organizing committee.
The organizing committee will cover accommodations for all accepted umpires for three (3) nights, arriving Friday, November 8 and departing Monday, November 11. Anyone wishing to book additional nights must cover the additional expense on their own.
All rooms will accommodate two (2) umpires per room.
Anyone who wishes to share a room with a non-Umpire will have to pay 50% of the room expense to cover the other individual.
Any umpire wishing to have a single-occupancy room must pay a fee of 50% of the full room expense.
Any umpire not in attendance at the Umpire Meeting on Friday, November 8 will be removed from the umpire list and forfeit the coverage of their hotel expenses.