International Taekwon-Do Federation - ITF
South American Qualifying 2013 World Championship I.T.F Umpire Course
March 23-24, 2013
Resistencia, Chaco, ARGENTINA
Master Alberto Katz, 8th degree
ITF Umpire Chairman
Resistencia, Chaco, Argentina, November 10th, 2012
On behalf of the International Taekwon-Do Federation – ITF in cooperation with the Federación de TKD de la República Argentina (FETRA) we invite and welcome you to the
South-America Qualifying 2013 World Championship
ITF Umpire Course
(Open to Black Belts 1st Degree and above)
To be held at the Amerian Hotel Casino Gala Resistencia, Juan Domingo Perón 330, Resistencia, Chaco. Phone: +54 0362 4452 400 - www.amerian.com/hotel-amerian-hotel-casino-gala-resistencia-chaco, on March 23-24, 2013.
Black Belts 2nd and 3rd degree might seek promotion to become a Qualified “B” ITF Umpire. Black Belts 4th degree and above might seek promotion to become a Qualified “A” ITF Umpire.
Umpires (4th degree and above) that wish to participate at the 2013 ITF World Championships to be held in Spain on October 2013 must attend the above mentioned Qualifying Umpire Course and have as well an ITF A class Umpire Certificate
Looking forward to meet you in Resistencia, Chaco, Argentina.
Master Abelardo Benzaquén
FETRA Umpire Committee Chairman
Official South American Qualifying 2013 World Championship
I.T.F. Umpire Course Umpire Course Program
Friday, March 22nd, 2013 (or before) arrivals: at Amerian Hotel Casino Gala Resistencia, Juan Domingo Perón 330, Resistencia, Chaco, Phone: +54 0362 4452 400; www.amerian.com/hotel-amerian-hotel-casino-gala-resistencia-chaco
Umpire Course Cost:
Seminar Fee US $ 50 + organizational cost US 50: total US $ 100 per person.
We recommend booking directly with any hotel in the area. This is the list of some hotels you can contact for making your reservations.
Saturday March 23rd, 2013
7. 30-8.45 Registration and accreditation
09.00 - 10.00 how to officiate as an Umpire in:
10.15 - 12.45 pattern competition
10.15 – 12.45 sparring competition
13.00 - 14.30 lunch break.
15.00 – 17.00 pattern competition
15.00 – 17.00 sparring competition
17.00 – 19.00 power and spec. technique competition.
Sunday, March 24th, 2013
09.00 – 10.30 Pre Free Arranged Sparring Competition
10.45 – 12.00 pattern competition
10.45 – 12.00 sparring competition
12.30 Closing of the seminar, lunch and departure or stay for a holiday.
English and Spanish are the main spoken languages at this course.
Please bring with you the following 2013 Rules, Regulations and Manuals:
2013 ITF World Junior & Senior Tournament Rules – index
We hope that 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 application form on or before March 1st, 2013 to