Regulations San Remo Marathon

Regulations San Remo Marathon

The Organizing Committee of the San Remo Marathon, with the techical organization of the Riviera Triathlon Sporting Association 1992 and Pro San Pietro, with the approval of FIDAL – Italian Federation of Athletics – is organizing on Sunday, 10 December 2017 the third edition of the Competitive Race San Remo Marathon,  road race with a distance of 42.195 km, included in the FIDAL calendar and classified as ” National”.

  • Event: San Remo Marathon 
  • Sports organization: Pro San Pietro and Riviera Triathlon 1992
  • Date: 10 December 2017 – 10:30 am
  • Start: San Remo
  • Route: Cycle path of the Coastal Park of the Riviera of Flowers
  • Finish: San Remo – Portosole
  • Distance: 42.195 Km
  • Max time limit: 6 hours
  • Logistic base of the organization (secretary and collection of race bibs): Portosole, San Remo
     

CRITERIA FOR PARTICIPATION

1 – Athletes licensed in Italy

Based on what is found in the “Rules for the organization of events” issued by FIDAL, athletes licensed in Italy limited to persons of 18 years of age and older can participate if they are in possession of one of the following prerequisites:

  • athletes licensed for 2017 by a society affiliated with FIDAL;
  • athletes in possession of a Runcard (valid as sports insurance and permission to compete) limited to persons of 20 years and older. Participation is however subject to:
  • either the presentation of a valid medical certificate for competitive light athletics, that must be shown to the organization in the original, and retained as a copy in the files of the organizing society of each event. The medical certificate for non-resident foreigners can be issued by their own country, but the same examinations have to be conducted as those required by the Italian rules.
    • medical visit;
    • complete urine tests;
    • electrocardiogram at rest and after activity;
    • spirograph;
  • or verification on the part of the organizer of the validity of a medical certificate for competitive light athletics through the Runcard database;
  • or verification on the part of the organization of the validity of a medical certificate of competitive light athletics through the app downloaded to some electronic device.
  • athletes licensed by a Sports Promotion Entity (Athletic Section) in possession of Runcard-EPS; participation is however subject to, other than the possession of the RUNCARD:
    • either the presentation of a valid medical certificate of competitive light athletics, which must be shown to the organization in its original form, and retained as a copy in the files of the organizing society of each event. The medical certifcate for non-resident foreigners can be issued by their own country, but the same tests as those required by Italian rules must be carried out:
      • medical visit;
      • complete urine test;
      • electrocardiogram at rest and after activity;
      • spirograph;
    • or verification on the part of the organizer of the validity of a medical certificate of competitive light athletics through the Runcard database;
  • or verification on the part of the organization of a medical certificate for competitive light athletics through the app downloaded by some electronic device.

2 – Athletes not licensed in Italy

Italian athletes/foreigners who are not licensed in Italy can participate, limited to persons of 18 years and older, if they are in possession of the following requisites:

  • athletes with licenses of clubs affiliated with Overseas Federations of Light Athletics that are recognized by !aaf. At the time of registration they must alternatively present:
    • self-certification of possession of a license recognized by Iaaf. The self-certification will then, however, be signed in the original at the time of collecting the race bib.
  • athletes in possession of a Runcard (valid as sports insurance and permission to compete) limited to persons of 20 years and older. Participation will however be subject to:
    • either presentation of a valid medical certificate for competitive light athletics which must be shown to the organizers in the original and retained as a copy in the files of the organixing society of each event. The medical certificate for non-resident foreigners can be issued in their own country, but the same examinations as those required by the Italian rules must be carried out:
      • medical visit;
      • complete urine test;
      • electrocardiogram at rest and after activity;
      • spirograph;
    • or verification on the part of the organizer of the validity of a medical certificate of competitive light athletics through the Runcard database;
    • or verification on the part of the organization of the validity of a medical certificate for competitive light athletics through the app downloaded on some electronic device.

 HOW TO REGISTER FOR THE HALF MARATHON

a) online until 30 November 2017 on the official website of the event for payments with bank transfer

b) online until 7 December 2017 on the official website of the event for payments with credit card Visa, Mastercard,  Amex or Paypal

c) direct registration at the desk of the organization open on the days:
– 8 December 2017 at Portosole, San Remo, from 10.00 pm to 7.00 pm
– 9 December 2017 at Portosole, San Remo, from 10.00 am to 7.00 pm
 

NB It will not be possible to register on the spot on the day of the race.

REGISTRATION FEE AND REGISTRATION DEADLINE MARATHON

  Single registrations  

Group registrations

 

online registration up to June 30
€ 30
every 10 enrollments 1 free
online registration up to August 31 € 40
every 10 enrollments 1 free
online registration up to October 31
€ 45
every 10 enrollments 1 free
online registration up to December 7
€ 55
every 10 enrollments 1 free
direct registration on site (December 8-9)   €60  

Bank and credit card charges will be charged to the athlete.

THE REGISTRATION FEE FOR THE  MARATHON INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING SERVICES:

  • medical assistance;
  • insurance;
  • official medal of participation (for athletes ranked at the arrival);
  • race pack;
  • race bib;
  • timing service;
  • refreshments and sponges along the route;
  • final refreshments at the arrival;
  • bag deposit;
  • showers.

TIME LIMIT 42,195 km

The maximum time limit to finish the race is fixed at 6 hours.

COLLECTION OF TECHNICAL ENVELOPE AND RACE PACK

The technical envelope containing the bib and the chip, as well as the race pack of the 42,195 km, can be collected at Portosole in San Remo on:

  • December 8 from 10am to 7pm
  • December 9 from 10am to 7pm
  • December 10 from 7am to 9am

The collection can be done by proxy upon presentation of the confirmation letter with all the documents requested by the same.

CLOTHING DEPOSIT SERVICE

Participants in the Marathon can leave their clothing before 9.00 at the stand specifically provided by the organization in the Finish area. The organization accepts no liability for any loss of property.

PRIZEGIVING

The awarding of prizes for the Marathon will take place on 10 December 2017 at 3.00 p.m. in Portosole.

The first three male and female absolute finishers will be awarded, the first three finishers in the Fidal categories.

FAILURE TO PARTICIPATE

Registration is personal and may not be transferred to another athlete and cannot be reimbursed in case of a failure to participate for any reason.

AFFILIATED HOTELS

Affiliated hotels are bookable directly from the official website of the event, at this page.

PHOTOS OF THE PARTICIPANTS

A photography service will follow the race. Photos can be supplied free of charge through our facebook page on the days following the event.
 

FINAL WARNING

The organization reserves the right to modify these regulations at any time in order to ensure better organization of the race, after having communicated to and obtained approval from FIDAL. For anything not covered by these regulations, the technical statutary rules of FIDAL and of the G.G.G. are valid.

Any changes to services, locations and times will be suitably communicated to the registered athletes or will be reported on the website www.runforthewhales.it. In addition the documentation containing information essential for taking part in the race will be sent together with the race bib by the organization.

Privacy

With registration to the Marathon,  the athlete authorizes the organization with the treatment of personal data for purposes of the management of registration and related services (such as the official photographic service), and the timing service, the rankings, as well as the periodic provision of news about the event, the area where it is being held, and other similar events.

Image rights

With the registration to the  San Remo Marathon, the athlete expressly authorizes the Organization, along with sponsors and media partners, with the acquisition of the right to use still or motion images in which the participant might appear, in all media including promotional and/or advertising material all over the world and for the maximum time allowed by law, the regulations and treaties in force, including any extension that may be made to the planned period.

Organization 

Organizing Committee San Remo Marathon with the contribution of Riviera Triathlon 1992,Pro San Pietro and Sanremo Rugby.

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