ITF Tournament & Umpire Course

ITF Tournament & Umpire Course

 

On behalf of the International Taekwon-Do Federation -  ITF  we welcome you to the 7th I.T.F. Tournament & Umpire Course to be held in Villorba (Treviso) on December 17th and 18th , 2010. The course is open for Black Belts 1st degree and above. The Course is necessary for Umpires wishing to become a qualified “A” ITF Umpire (4th degree and above) and a must for those Umpires participating at the upcoming World Champs to be held in New Zealand on March 2011.
 
Please find below the Official Program for the Course 
 
Friday December 17th, 2010 (or before) Arrivals at Hotel  Holiday La Marca, Via Roma 104 ,31020 Villorba (Treviso)before 17.00 hrs (www.holidaylamarca.it)
Payments of course and hotel accommodation
 
Course Schedule:
Friday December 17th, 2010
18.00-21.00 course at hotel Holiday La Marca
·        explanation of the I.T.F. Tournament & Umpire Rules
 
Saturday December 18th , 2010
07.30 - 08.30 Breakfast
08.30 - transfer to the training hall
09.00 - 12.00 seminar – practice – pattern competition
·        knowing technical pattern matters
·        how to judge pattern competition
·        how to officiate as an Umpire in pattern competition
·        how to use the electronic pattern system
 
12.00 – Lunch break
 
14.00 – 16.00 seminar – practice – sparring competition
·        knowing sparring situations 
·        how to officiate in sparring competition
·        how to judge sparring competition
·        how to use the electronic system for sparring competition
16.00 – 16.15 break
16.15 - 17.15 seminar – practice – power and spec. technique competition
·        knowing power and spec. technique situations 
·        how to officiate in power and spec. technique competition
·        how to judge power and spec. technique competition
·        how to use the electronic system for power and spec. technique competition
17.15 – 17.30 break
17.30 - 19.30 seminar – practice – Free Pre Arranged Sparring competition
·        how to officiate in free pre arranged sparring competition
·        how to judge in free pre arranged sparring competition
·        how to use electronic system for free pre arranged sparring competition
19.30 –  Closing of the Course and back to hotel
 
Sunday, December 19th ,2010
Breakfast and departure or stay for the 10th Italian Open
 
Outfit:
On Friday evening suit and tie
On Saturday tracksuit and gymnastic shoes
 
Language:
English, Italian and Spanish are the main spoken languages at this course.
 
Please bring with you the following Rules, Regulations and Manuals:
·        ITF World Junior & Senior Tournament Rules – index
·        ITF World Junior & Senior Tournament Rules – amendment
·        ITF World Junior & Senior Tournament Rules – rules & regulations
·        ITF Umpire Rules – index
·        ITF Umpire Rules
·        Jury President Manual
·        Centre Referee Manual
·        Corner Referees Manual
·        Scoring Forms
 
Cost:
 
Course:  € 150 including organization costs
 
Hotel:
€ 45 per day per person sharing a double room, breakfast included
€ 75 per day per person in single room, breakfast included
 
Umpires may have lunch and dinner in any place at or near the hotel or the gym at their own expenses.
 
We hope you may enjoy the seminar and that the acquired knowledge may give benefits to yourself, your country and all those involved in our beautiful art.
 
If you are interested send the attached application form on, or before, November 17th, 2010 to GM Bos
 
 
If you arrive by plane to Treviso or Venice we suggest you to rent a car and meet us directly in Hotel Holiday La Marca.
 
 
on behalf of the ITF
GM Willem Jacob Bos
Organizer
 
More information available on the ITF Website
Posted by Stephen Ryan