The IFF Referee Committee has nominated the referees and the referee observers for the upcoming Men’s WFC 2018, to be played in Prague from the 1st to 9th of December 2018. Seven referee pairs from five different countries and four referee observers from four different countries.
All the nominated referees have been in either MU19 or men’s WFC before and all the referee pairs are relatively experienced. This is the first men’s WFC, where to, the IFF RC has nominated a female referee pair.
The head of the referees in the tournament is Mr. Sami Rahikainen from Finland and the observer team is Mr. Petr Seda from Czech Republic, Mr. Frank Leuenberger from Switzerland and Mr. Reine Sjödin from Sweden.
The nominated referees are:
Kamil Sojka/Tomas Sojka CZE
Henri Heinola/Manu Marttinen FIN
Mikko Alakare/Vesa Vilkki FIN
Martins Gross/Martins Larinovs LAT
Thomas Andersson/Rickard Wissman SWE
Glenn Boström/Håkan Söderman SWE
Corina Wehinger/Sandra Zurbuchen SUI