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Černá hora SkyRace® | Černá hora SkyRun

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DATE:

  • Saturday 7. 9. 2019

PROGRAM:

  • 8:30 – 10:00 presentation
  • 10:00 start of Černá hora SkyRace® (31 km) and SkyRun (12 km)
  • 11:10 expected finish of the first runner of SkyRun
  • 13:00 expected finish of the first runner of SkyRace®
  • 15:00 prize giving and a raffle
  • 16:00 closure of the finish

COURSES:

  • SkyRace®: approx. 31 km / 2000 m elevation (the race is ranked in the Ranking of Czech Skyrunning Association)
  • SkyRun approx. 12 km / 700 m elevation
  • see map and course profile and photos of the course
  • refreshment station (ion drink, water, bananas, salt)
    • SkyRace®: 7th, 10th, 20th and 26th km
    • SkyRun: 7th km
    • natural water sources along the course
  • courses lead mostly on forest paths, which are sometimes undetectable, along ski-slopes, stone pavements and occasionally along wide tracks, small parts leads on asphalt
  • on both courses there are technical parts
  • in the case of rain the paths can be very wet and stones slippery
  • the courses will be marked with plastic stripes and arrows

MANDATORY EQUIPMENT:

  • mobile phone (charged, fully functional and with active SIM card)
  • in the case of good weather, there is no other mandatory equipment, but we strongly recommend the equipment below
  • in the event of bad weather, the organizer may order mandatory equipment (to be announced at least one hour before the start):
    • windproof jacket
    • ALU foil

RECOMMENDED EQUIPMENT:

  • at least 0.5l of liquid (water, ion drink, etc.)
  • energy (gels, sticks, etc.)
  • trekking poles
  • trail shoes
  • windproof jacket
  • ALU foil
  • whistle
  • long pants, hats, scarf, gloves and other warm clothes according to the current weather

LOCATION AND PRESENTATION:

  • city Janske Lazne, the „Formanek“ ski lifts (https://mapy.cz/s/3bMHT)
  • parking on the official ski-lifts parking (https://mapy.cz/s/3bMJe), if the capacity is filled, then on the central parking lot (https://mapy.cz/s/3bMLb), both for a fee of CZK 70 / car / day
  • parking outside the official parking lot is prohibited in Janske Lazne
  • the site will be ready for racers:
    • start and finish
    • luggage storage (you will get a sticker for the backpack / bag)
    • in case of bad weather there will be rooms or tents for changing
    • WC
    • hot showers (automate for 20 CZK coins)
    • prize giving ceremony
    • refreshment

RACING CAPACITY:

  • limited to 500 participants (together on both courses)

REGISTRATION:

  • fill in the application form here: https://irontime.cz/prihlaska1404/?lang=en
  • SkyRace®:
    • CZK 490 until 2.6.
    • CZK 590 until 31.7.
    • CZK 690 after 31.7.
    • CZK 750 on site
  • SkyRun:
    • CZK 390 until 2.6.
    • CZK 450 until 31.7.
    • CZK 490 after 31.7.
    • CZK 550 on site
  • starting fee includes:
    • starting number
    • gifts from partners of the race
    • refreshments on the course
    • for each one hot meal at the finish for free
    • original finisher medal with race logo
    • photo to download after race
  • registration must also include runner’s telephone number in case of contacting Mountain Service Rescue
  • when registering, we recommend to fill an emergency contact
  • you will receive a payment instructions via e-mail after registration (if not check the bulk and junk mail folders)
  • if we do not receive a payment within three days of registration, we will delete your registration and you must enter again
  • we do not send confirmation of received payment, you can check your entry and payment status here: https://irontime.cz/startovka1404/
  • all foreign exchange transfer fees will be required at the presentation
  • transfer of the registration to another person:
    • is possible for free until Thursday 20:00 before the race
    • then on the spot for a fee of 50, – CZK
    • send the changes by e-mail to cernahora@pragueparkrace.cz (the change is valid only after receiving the answer)
    • the request must come from the registered person’s email and must include the name, surname, year of birth, telephone number and e-mail of the newly registered person
    • change of registration means consent to the conditions of the race

CATEGORIES:

  • SkyRace® 31 km
    • men („muži“):
      • under 35 (1984 and younger)
      • 36-45 years (1974-1983)
      • 46-55 Years (1964-1973)
      • over 55 years old (1963 and older)
    • women („ženy“):
      • under 35 (1984 and younger)
      • 36-45 years (1974-1983)
      • over 45 years old (1973 and older)
  • SkyRun 12 km
    • men
    • women
  • we award the first three in each SkyRace® category and the top three in the absolute ranking in men and women in SkyRun
  • the winners will receive prizes from the partners of the race, the participation is a condition to get a prize

RAFFLE:

  • other valuable prizes will be drawn in the raffle after the prizes are given

RULES OF THE RACE:

  • the event takes place in the Krkonose Mountains National Park – we ask you for consideration of the beautiful nature around and observance of the Visitors Rules
  • we compete in the spirit of fair play
  • running with a dog or other animal is prohibited
  • it is forbidden to move outside the marked paths and in any way destroy nature or disturb animals
  • for littering, use the zone around the refreshment stations or bring it to the finish
  • the entry fee does is non-returnable in the case of non-attendance (registration can be transferred to another person)
  • each runner participates at his / her own risk and signs a commitment to respect these race rules
  • competitors under the age of 18 may start only with the consent of the legal representative
  • the organizer is not liable and does not cover any damage to health and property arising in any connection with the event
  • in the case of extreme weather threatening the health of competitors, the organizer may postpone the start, cancel the race or choose another date; the paid starting fee is not refunded
  • non-picked start numbers and gifts, finisher medals, prizes for the best, and prizes from the raffle can not be picked later or otherwise claimed
  • in the event of failure to observe these rules, the organizer may disqualify the competitor
  • the start number and chip are non-transferable to another person, the violation leads to disqualification
  • the organizer reserves the right to change the program and these rules without prior notice

GDPR:

  • all photos and videos taken during the race can be used by the organizer for media promotion of the race without the right to a fee
  • if you do not agree with the shooting, report it explicitly to the photographer
  • the data provided at registration is not provided to third parties (except e-mail, see below) and serves only for the starting and results lists, access to which has Irontime (timekeeping company), organizer (PPR sport, z.s.) and CZSA (only results)

INFORMATION:

  • cernahora@pragueparkrace.cz