Rules – Martìn Skyrace Extreme

Organization

The Team  Martìn 10zerouno ASD, under the patronage of the Municipality of Mele, organizes on Sunday 17 November 2019 the ZERO EDITION of the Martìn Skyrace Extreme.
The competition is open to athletes in possession of the current medical certification for the suitability for the practice of competitive sports, issued by the sports medicine doctor, valid at the date of the race, and who are at least 18 years old.

Methods and registration fees
The registration fee is set at 50 euros.
In the event of cancellation the registration fees will be returned for 20% of the expected amount.

Registrations will be open at 12:00 on April 15th 2019 on the WEDOSPORT portal. Please read the competition rules carefully.

A COPY of the MEDICAL SPORTS CERTIFICATE valid for the day of the race must be attached to the registration form on the WEDOSPORT website.

UNIQUE payment method provided: CREDIT CARD

CAUTION. Registrations will be confirmed ONLY upon receipt of the medical certificate and after verifying payment.

On the day of the race, Sunday 17 November, registrations can be made on the spot, subject to race numbers. In this case the fee will rise to 60 euros. It is MANDATORY to present a COPY of the MEDICAL SPORTS CERTIFICATE. For any information send an email to: info@vertikalpuntamartin.it

The maximum number of participants is fixed at 50 athletes.

Bib numbers withdrawal

The meeting is scheduled from 7.30 am at the town of Acquasanta (Mele – Genoa), on the square in front of the Mutual Aid Society “Libero Pensiero”

The bibs can be collected on Saturday from 8.00 am to 10.00 pm and on Sunday from 7.30 am to 8.30 am

Time limit

The maximum time to complete the race is 6 hours.

It is mandatory to bring along:

  • CLIMBING HELMET / MOUNTAIN SKIING *
  •  IMBRAGO and LOUNGE *
  • windproof / rainproof jacket
  • trail running shoes with good grip and suitable for the type of terrain
  • whistle
  • survival blanket (Thermal blanket)
  • personal water reserve of at least 0.5 l
  • adhesive elastic band suitable for making a bandage (minimum 80cm x 3cm)
  • mobile phone (enter the organization’s help number, do not mask the number and do not forget to leave with the battery charged)

* The Athlete may leave the equipment at Pennello bivouac.

CAUTION. The use of sticks is NOT provided.

The bib cannot be modified, folded or cut, and must be constantly worn in view.

Given the type of route, it is advisable to have a mini self-sufficiency kit (water bottle, energy bars etc.). Three refreshment points will be set up, of which 2 with water only and 1 with water, mineral salts, tarts, fresh fruit and dried fruit to be used in the respect of all participants.

Event development

The briefing is scheduled for 8.45 a.m..
The departure will take place at 9.00 from the Square in front of the Mutual Aid Society “Libero Pensiero”in Acquasanta, in mass-start mode.

The race takes place on mountain trails, with challenging uphill and downhill sections. Each participant will take care to view the characteristics and peculiarities of the route by accessing the site. It requires good physical preparation and maximum prudence, in addition to the faculty of evaluating that one’s athletic and technical skills are commensurate with the effort and difficulties that will be faced

The route will be marked with clearly visible signs and strips, and it is absolutely forbidden to leave the indicated route.

In the event of weather conditions such as to constitute a danger for the competitors, at the sole discretion of the Jury the course may be modified or the competition may be suspended / canceled at any time.

3 refreshment points are provided:

Baiarda saddle – liquids
Pennello bivouac – liquids and solids
Turchino – liquid and solid

There are 2 time gates:

saddle of the Baiarda
Pennello bivouac
The time gates will be communicated as soon as possible. The continuation of the race will be strictly forbidden to competitors that exceed the times mentioned above.

It is mandatory to notify the nearest controller of the withdrawal from the race, whatever the reason.

Pay attention when consuming food / beverages and do not throw rubbish in the refreshment area, in order to protect the environment; otherwise penalties will be incurred (First sanction 30 minutes, second penalty disqualified from the race).

Timing

The timing will be carried out by the Italian Timekeepers Federation.

Broom service and assistance

During the competition the medical assistance will be guaranteed by the Green Cross of Mele. Furthermore, in the more technical points, there will be the Alpine Rescue and the Civil Protection of Mele.

Results
A general classification will be prepared and will be available on the website www.vertikalpuntamartin.it

Awards

The prizes will be awarded at the end of the event, around 4:00 pm, in the Acquasanta area.

The following will be awarded:

– FIRST 3 ABSOLUTE MEN

– FIRST 3 ABSOLUTE WOMEN

Privacy Statement

Participants in the event, by registering for the event, declare that they accept that their images, photos and / or videos are used to advertise the event and / or the territory or for similar purposes. In accordance with the law n. 675/96 of 31.12.1996, art. 13 the organization informs that the personal data collected will be used exclusively to prepare the list of participants, the various classifications and the archive. The same data may be used for sending informative and / or advertising material by the organization or its partners. You can correct or delete these data at any time.

Responsibility

The athlete, aware of the responsibility for false declarations, recognizes and confirms:

to have taken a direct view of the course of the competition and to have it, in the full of its faculties, considered fully suitable to its own technical level; to be well aware that the aforementioned path has traits with fixed ropes and exposed passages, although assisted by the organization’s staff; to be in possession of a skyrunning curriculum adapted to the competition to which he enrolled, also having in recent past taken part in similar events and boasting anyway mountain experience suitable for facing the aforementioned course; to have been summarily informed by the organizers of the potential danger of the event taking place in the mountain environment, with the consequent inevitable objective dangers for all competitors and to intend, in the face of this awareness, to assume the same risk; to expressly exempt the organizers from any responsibility for non-serious negligence in relation to any eventual loss of which the athlete himself is a victim.
The Committee is not responsible for the loss or theft of material or personal effects left unattended before, during and after the race, in the start / finish area, inside the structure used for refreshments and awards.

Final provisions

Everything not included in this regulation, the ISF (International Skyrunning Federation) regulation applies.

The race director

Alessio Alfier