Federacio de Muntanya 2017
09 Abril de 2017
Inscriptions will be done through the platform on elitechip.net
Participants must be over 18 years of age.
Categories Desert and 1/2 Desert
Categories Nordic Walking, 10 km and 1/2 Desert
Prizes are not accumulative in any of the races
The first 3 in each category will be awarded
All participants will get a commemorative card of the race
All runners required have to render assistance to other participants in danger or injured.
Each competitor must take his waste or material to the finish line or specified locations by the organisation. Those runners who do not throw the waste away in a specified area will be disqualified. Gels and bars must be tagged with the bib's number.
All runners must fully complete the tour. Those who do not respect it or miss some of the specified control areas will be penalised or disqualified.
Participants must follow the instructions of the members of the control areas during the race.
Competitors must behave fairly at all times and be respectful towards other runners, judges and members of the organisation.
All participants must know and comply with the Competition Regulations, and accept the modifications that the Race Committee may make due to reasons outside the organisation's control, before and/or during the race.
A runner will only be able to withdraw from the race at a control area and hand over the bib. In case of withdrawal, the runner must inform the Organisation. The competitor takes on full responsibility from the moment of his volunteer withdrawal from the race or his disqualification.
For the safety of all participants, running with a pet is totally forbidden.
Sticks with rubber tips can exclusively be used by Nordic Walking participants
There will not be glasses at the provisioning areas, so runner must carry a water bottle.
Causes for disqualification:
The jury will be formed by the Director, the Timekeeper and the Responsible of the Control Areas. The deadline for claims will be one hour after the publication of the provisional classifications.
4. CONTROL AREAS
The race is a self-sufficiency race. That means that participants must be completely self-sufficient to complete the tour without any type of external aid. However, participants may use the provisioning areas set by the organisation and/or personal assistants only on the following control and provisioning areas:
Glasses will not be handed out at the provisioning areas. There will be a final provisioning area in Puerto Alcudia (finish line) Alcudia Garden Hotel.
There will be at least one mobile checkpoint outside the specified areas.
Inscriptions must be done on the payment platform elitechip.net following the participation rules described in the Regulations.
The inscription implies the acceptance of these regulations.
Athletes will participate under their own responsibility, so they will have to take care of their physical condition to do the race.
When enrolling, all participants verbally certify that they are in a good physical condition and do not have health problems that prevent them from doing the race.
When enrolling, all participants commit to the Declaration of good environmental practices of the organisation.
The organisation declines responsibility for lost objects, thefts or physical damages caused during the race.
The price of the inscription until the 9th of March 2017
Start in Colonia de Sant Pere
Start in Can Picafort
From the 10th of March, price will be
Start in Colonia de Sant Pere
Start in Can Picafort
Size of the Finisher T-shirt guaranteed for inscriptions made before the 9th of March.
Participants must wear the bib provided by the organisation. The bib will be visible at all times and must be worn at the front during the race.
The bib will be checked before accessing the departure building. Access to the departure building will not be allowed without the bib, or when the bib is folded or trimmed. The tampering of the bib will imply disqualification. The bib must be kept until the final classification.
Mallorca Desert 2016 is a self-sufficiency race along the coast, mountain and beach organised by the Esportiu Garden Hotels Club.
It is a race approved by the Balearic Mountain Federation. It receives institution support from Capdepera, Arta, Santa Margarita, Muro and Alcudia city councils and is regulated by these Competition Regulations.
Aspects not covered in this text will be regulated by the current regulations of discipline of the Balearic Federation and the Spanish FEDME.
The competition is managed by the Race Committee.
Participants must fulfil the following requirements:
In order to participate in the race, runners must make a registration that will be closed as determined by the organisation. Inscriptions will be made in compliance with the Organisation, within the required timeframe.
The Organisation may require the following documents to participants for the delivery of the bibs:
Those who do not fulfil these requirements may be prevented from participating in the race by the Organisation.
Participants must be in good physical, psychical and training condition for the race.
The inscription implies the acceptance of these Regulations.
This programme may suffer modifications.
Saturday 8th of April 2017.
Sunday 9th of April 2017.
Prizes will be given as categories are completed.
The race includes a 54km distance with a total elevation of 1.901 metres + 952 m of positive elevation and -949 of negative incline. Start from Cala Agulla, at 20 metre high and arrival at Puerto de Alcudia at sea level.
The maximum time to cover the distance is of 10 hours.
Description of the tour: Start in Cala Agulla – Cala Mesquida – Cala Torta – Cala Mitjana – Cala Estreta – Arenalet d´Albarca – GR 222 – Parc Natural Llevant – Ermita de Betlem – Betlem – Colonia Sant Pere – Son Serra de Marina – Can Picafort – Playa de Muro – Port d´Alcudia.
The tour goes by the signalled route GR 222 from Arenalet to Can Picafort.
Walking on the seashore is forbidden, you must walk on the shore's opposite side.
Getting out of the way may imply disqualification.
The tour goes by the signalled route GR 222. Signs will indicate the proximity and final provisioning areas.
All participants are covered by the insurance of their federation card. No members will be offered a one-day insurance for the day of the race.
Ambulances and medical services will be available.
A 'Sweeper' Runner will keep the running speed to get to the finish line before 6:00 pm (limit of arrival), that is, 10 hours after the start of the race. The Sweeper Runner will be able to disqualify any participants who do not keep up with the established running speed. Disqualified participants will have to move off to the closest control area.
Runners outside of control will appear at the bottom of the range in the general classification, tagged as 'FC'.
Withdrawers must notify the control areas, where they will move off to be attended by the organisation. The organisation will have the means to assist the participants who request it.
Traffic will be stopped. Please respect the Circulation Code and circulate carefully at the road junction Ma 3331 7,5 km descent crossroads of Ermita de Betlen.
All the necessary security measures will be taken during the competition. The route has been designed with the minimum residual risks and ensuring the safety of the runners.
There will be a specialised team offering the necessary medical assistance to runners. The Local Police, Civil Protection, etc, will also be cooperating with the organisation.
The Organisation may require the withdrawal of a runner when he shows clear signs of exhaustion or any other signs that discourage finishing the competition.
INTERRUPTION OR CANCELLATION
The organisation may interrupt the race at any time whenever it poses a risk for the participants' physical integrity. Likewise, the race may be cancelled or modified for the same reasons, always for justified reasons.
In no case the amount of the inscription will be refunded to participants.
The organisation will offer a service of collection of individual material for its transport to the finish line.
In case the runners cannot finish the race, they may be taken to the finish area, depending on the decision of the organisation.
Transport to Cala Agulla / Colonia Sant Pere start lines from Alcudia Garden Hotel.
Servicio de Autobus:
Servicio de Hotel: