Football 5 referees to be trained ahead of Asian Championships

IBSA to host 4-day course in Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpar 28 Oct 2017
Logo International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA)

Logo International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA)


Referees from across Asia have been invited by the International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) to take part in a training course in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, from 9-12 December.

Hosted by the Malaysian Blind Sports Association, the clinic will take place immediately before the IBSA Blind Football Asian Championships in the Malaysian capital, set to be held from 12-17 December.

A maximum of two participants per country will be accepted.

Details of the clinic are as follows:

- Participants must have a command of basic English and be registered in affiliated federation as football referee according to each national standard.

- Successful candidates after the course will be accredited as IBSA football referees according to national football coordinator.

- Candidates are required to arrange for their own flight to and from Kuala Lumpur and pay a fee of EUR 100 per day for hotel accommodation (twin sharing), food, local transportation and course materials.

- Candidates are expected to arrive in Kuala Lumpur on 9 December and depart on 12 December 2017.

- Should participants wish to extend their stay to watch the games from 12-17 December, an additional EUR 100 per day will be charged.

More information is available on IBSA's website.