IBSF Referee Opportunity

See below invitation from the IBSF. If you wish to be considered for nomination from the EASB please e-mail r.spencer@easb.co.uk . Include full details of your EASB appointments and any other contributions to NGB events during the last 2 seasons. E-mails must be received no later than 28th October 2018. Selections will be confirmed on the 5th November 2018.

‘The IBSF Board of Directors and the Egyptian Federation of Billiards Sports (EFBS), I have the pleasure of inviting you to send REFEREES to participate in the IBSF World 6 Red

(Women & Men) and Team Snooker Championship (Women, Men & Masters) that are taking place in Marsa Alam (Egypt) from 12th – 22nd December 2018.  Europe have been asked to select six (6) Referees.

 The Referees meeting will take place at the Jaz Grand Resta Hotel at 18:00 (6pm) on 12th December 2018. Matches will then start on the 13th of December and the Final and closing ceremony

will be on the 22nd of December 2018.’

Further details below:

Opening ceremony, players and referees meeting will be on the evening of 12th December.

The Championship will start on 13th December with Team Championships over 5 days.

This will be followed by 6 Reds Championships with final and closing ceremony on 22nd December 2018.

 

Host city: Marsa Alam

Dates: From 12th to 22nd December 2018

 

Hotel: JAZ GRAND RESTA Five stars

Single USD 128, Double/Twin USD 160, Triple USD 210

Referees accommodation & daily food Allowance

 

A total of 16 international referees from outside Egypt and Africa will be selected for this event. The number of referees allocated for each IBSF Region is as follows: America: 1 Referee, Asia: 6 Referees, Europe: 6 Referees, Oceania: 3 Referees. The Referees meeting will take place at the Jaz Grand Resta Hotel at 18:00 (6pm) on the 12th of December 2018. Matches will start on the 13th of December and the Final and closing ceremony will be on the 22nd of December.

 

Accommodation will be supplied on a twin share basis for all International Referees on soft all-inclusive basis. IBSF will pay US$ 400 for each international referee.

No allowances will be payable to any other officials, delegates or players.

 

VENUE INFORMATION

Venue is inside the hotel at Jaz Grand Resta

Number of match tables: 14 Number of practice tables: 2 in hotel

Make of tables: SHENDER

Cloth: Strachan 6811 Tournament

Balls: Aramith 1G Scoring system: Electronic

Air Conditioning: Yes

Type of floor covering: Carpet

Seating / number of spectators: 500

TRAVEL

  1. a) Name of nearest international airport: Marsa Alam international airport

Travel time from airport to hotel

Bus service: Yes Travel time: 15 mins Average cost: free

Egyptair is the official air carrier for the championship and is offering a 20% discount on air tickets. To buy your ticket, please click on: http://www.egyptair.com/en/book/Pages/egyptairlanding.aspx?city=ww

PRIZE MONEY The IBSF will pay the minimum prize money of each event as below: Teams: 6 Reds: Men $6000 Men / Masters $8000 Masters $4000 Woman $3000 Women $3000

VISAS

Visas are required by many countries; please check with the Egyptian embassy in your country.

Drug Testing:

Local currency is Egyptian pound.