2019 Touch World Cup

2019 Touch World Cup will be held in Malaysia from the 29th April to the 4th May 2019.

For expressions of interest please click on the appropriate links below:
Coaches and Managers
Players

Please read the information below for further information or see the attached information:
F.I.T. 2019 Touch World Cup Conditrions of Entry

TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

The Host Nation for the World Cup 2019 is ​FIT Touch Malaysia​, the National Touch Association Member for ​Malaysia​.Classification

This is a ​Tier 1A Federation Event​ as defined in the ​FIT Event Classification Policy​. World Ranking points will be awarded in accordance with the ​FIT World Ranking Policy​.

Location
The venue for the World Cup 2019 is ​
Taman Ekuestrian Putrajaya​.
Jalan Kandang Kuda, Presint 5
Putrajaya, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia

Official Website
Facebook Page
Google Map​ of the event precinct

Divisions

Open divisions
Mens Open (MO).        (players born on or before 28th April, 2003)
Womens Open (WO).  (players born on or before 28th April, 2003)
Mixed Open (XO).        (players born on or before 28th April, 2003)

Senior divisions
Mens 30 (M30).        (players born on or before 31st December, 1988)
Mens 35 (M35).         (players born on or before 31st December, 1983)
Mens 40 (M40).        (players born on or before 31st December, 1978)
Mens 45 (M45).         (players born on or before 31st December, 1973)
Mens 50 (M50).        (players born on or before 31st December, 1968)
Womens 27 (W27).   (players born on or before 31st December, 1991)
Womens 35 (W35).   (players born on or before 31st December, 1983)
Womens 40 (W40).  (players born on or before 31st December, 1978)
Womens 45 (W45).   (players born on or before 31st December, 1973)
Womens 50 (W50).  (players born on or before 31st December, 1968)
Mixed 30 (X30).       (players born on or before 31st December, 1988)
Mixed 40 (X40).       (players born on or before 31st December, 1978)

Event Dates:

Sunday 28th April 2019 – There will be a briefing for all team managers at the venue.
Monday 29th April 2019 – The opening ceremony will take place at the venue.
29th April – 4th May 2019 (Monday – Saturday) inclusive – The tournament will take place at the venue.

Specific details will be provided in event memoranda distributed to participating Member Nations.

Event Fees

The cost to participate in the World Cup 2019 is broken down into two components.
FIT per team fee 1,725 AUD
Host Nation per team fee 15,000 MYR

Member Nations must ensure that all transaction fees are covered when transferring funds internationally as short payments may jeopardise their financial standing and acceptance to the event.
Alternate payment arrangements will only be considered in exceptional circumstances.

Payment Schedule

Each team must adhere to the minimum payment schedule below or FIT will impose fines and may be forced to withdraw teams from the tournament.

Date                            Component                                Amount Due      Penalty
1st May 2018              FIT Earlybird Team Levy              1,380 AUD
1st Sep 2018               FIT Team Levy                                 1,725 AUD              172.50 AUD
1st Oct 2018               deadline for late payment + fine                                    not accepted into tournament
1st Nov 2018              Host Nation 1stPayment                 3750 MYD              375 MYD
1st Dec 2018               deadline for late payment + fine                                    removal from tournament
1st Jan 2019                Host Nation 2nd Payment             3750 MYD              375 MYD
1st Feb 2019.               deadline for late payment + fine                                    removal from tournament
1st Mar 2019               Host Nation 3rdPayment                7500MYD               1500 MYD
15th Mar 2019             deadline for late payment + fine                                    removal from tournament

NOTE:  Total cost at exchange rates on 13st May 208 is €3220 (15,000 myd) + €1120 (1725 AUD)  = €4340
This translates to €270 per player.

FIT Levy Due $1725 (AUD)

Host Nation 1st Payment Due – 3750 MYD

Host Nation 2nd Payment 3750 MYD

Host Nation 3rd Payment 7500 MYD

Team briefing at venue and 2019 Touch World Cup tournament commences.

2019 Touch World Cup finishes.