ARTICLE 1 – The races
The 34 th edition of the “ 10 & Half-marathon of Le Touquet “ will take place on Saturday 6th, 2016. The races are organized by le Touquet Opale Athlétisme with the support of Le Touquet municipality . Two races are organized:
- One race of 10 km FFA ( French Athletics Federation ) National Label
- One half-marathon – Departmental Label
ARTICLE 2 – Challenge Ligue Nord-Pas-de-Calais
The race of 10 km is part of the challenge Ligue Nord-Pas-de-Calais races off stage and is open only to athletes holders of a FFA license issued by an athletic club located in Nord-Pas-de-Calais
ARTICLE 3- Registrations
It is possible to register on line until Tuesday August 2nd,2016 midnight at the following URL: http://touquetopaleathle.fr .
Registration by postal stream: this one should be submitted by Wednesday August 3th, 2016
Final registration and collection of race numbers Friday from 4:00 pm until 6:30 pm or Saturday from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm at the Palais des Sports – “ Paul Olombel “
ATTENTION: THE NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS IS LIMITED
Collection of the race number on presentation of an ID card
It is highly recommended to join Le Touquet either 2 hours before the race either 2 hours before the end of the registration period due to traffic congestion ( summer period )
A backpack will be given to the first 3.000 finishers.
The management of each registration file implies that no reimbursement will be made in case of non-participation in the races
ARTICLE 4- Registration modalities
The race of 10 km ( start 7:00 pm ) is open to all athletes licensed or not, born in or before 2000. The race of Half-marathon ( start 7:00 pm ) is open to all athletes licensed or not, born in or before 1998. The organization body declines all responsibility for participants not complying those criteria
ARTICLE 5-License/ certificate
The athletes licensed FFA, FSCF,FSGT,UFOLEP Athlétisme, UNSS, UGSEL will have to provide a copy of their license at the time of the registration . Athletes who are not licensed will have imperatively to provide a medical certificate dated from less than one year before the race and including the mention “ absence of contraindications for participation in running competitions ”
ARTICLE 6 - Start / Arrival
Starting time 7:00 pm -Round about of the tennis
Route: The route will be made safe by motorized vehicles. The start of the 10 km and the Half-marathon will be given simultaneously on 7:00 pm.The arrival will take place at the stadium “ Ferdi Petit “
ARTICLE 7 - Security
Refreshment posts will be located roughly at the 5th km and at the finish line.
Security team, doctor, ambulance on site
ARTICLE 8 - Time limit
The half-marathon finish line will officially close at 9:30 pm. Runners who will be overtaken by the car of the end of race will be asked to stop the race for road safety and medical reasons. The race course will indeed re-open to vehicular traffic after passage of said vehicle
ARTICLE 9 - Environment
Preserve the environment: selective sorting bins will be placed after each refreshment posts. Follow the path near protected sites
ARTICLE 10 - Results
The results will be announced at the stadium Ferdi Petit as from 9 :00 pm and available on the website : http://touquetopaleathle.fr
ARTICLE 11 – Rewards and bonuses
Overall and regional ( LNPCA ) rankings based on the performance and category. Cumulative bonuses. Click here.
ARTICLE 12 - Lottery
Lottery by drawing race numbers at the end of the awards ceremony for the athletes present. Numerous lots to be won ( VTT, smart box .. )
ARTICLE 13 - Claims
The organizers are entitled to settle any claim, regardless of the nature. Only they may statute in case of a claim concerning the regularity of the race.
ARTICLE 14 - Insurances
The organizers are insured for the civil risks but decline all responsibility in case of an accident due to a bad health, in case of an accident for non-compliance with the traffic rules and with the instructions of the organizers, in case of loss or of theft of object or equipment.
Licensed athletes benefit from guarantees granted by the insurance bound to their license
It is the responsibility of the other participants to seek personal insurance
ARTICLE 15 – Image rights
The organization reserves the right to use the photos and videos taken on the day of the race in order to promote the race and its sponsors. By registration to the race, you give up your right to image
ARTICLE 16 - CNIL – Personal Information
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