Friday, May 09 09.00 – 20.00 RACE OFFICE OPEN 09.00 – 20.00 BIKE SERVICE C/O CHALLENGE RIMINI EXPO “DIGIOTEK” 17.30 BRIEFING c/o ROCKISLAND 19.30 “APERICENA” C/O ROCKISLAND 20.30 WELCOME PARTY C/O ROCKISLAND TIMETABLE
Saturday, May 10 07.00 – 20.00 RACE OFFICE OPEN C/0 PALAZZO DEL TURISMO P.LE FELLINI 07.00 – 20.00 CHALLENGE RIMINI EXPO & BIKE SERVICE C/O DIGIOTEK 17.00 – 18.00 BRIEFING C/O ROCKISLAND TIMETABLE
Sunday, May 11 07.00 – 10.30 CHECK – IN 07.00 – 10.00 RACE OFFICE OPEN 07.00 – 10.30 BIKE SERVICE C/O DIGIOTEK 11.00 START – PRO M/F, ALL FEMALE CATEGORIES M4/M5/M6 MEN 11.10 START– M2/M3 MEN 11.15 START M1/S1/S2 MEN 11.20 START S3/S4 MEN 11.30 START TEAM RELAYS 20.30 AWARD CEREMONY TIMETABLE
IS FORBIDDEN TO SWIM WITH THE BIB! YOU HAVE TO LEAVE THE BIB ON THE BIKE, LIKE THE HELMET and THE OTHER MATERIALS
BIKE COURSE One lap of 92km; 4 refreshment. Hilly Course Altimetry : 1000mt The Bike Course is close to traffic, but is mandatory to respect the rules of the road. Challenge Rimini is a NO DRAFT race.
RUN COURSE : -N. 3 LAPS OF 7km -N. 2 REFRESHMENTS FOR EACH LAP Run course is totally flat.
-Only registered athletes can get into Transition Area. -It’s mandatory handing in the bike Sunday Morning from 07.00 a.m. to 10.00 a.m.. -Team Relays : only the rider must be handing in the bike. CHECK-IN
N. 4 REFRESHEMENT at Km 17, Km 38, Km 47, Km 72 You will find : GEL GU of diffrent flavours Water PER4M HONEY/BANANA and CIOCOLATE/HONEY BANANAS REFRESHMENTS : BIKE COURSE
N. 2 Refreshments for each lap YOU WILL FIND : GEL GU of diffrent flavours Water PER4M HONEY/BANANA and CIOCOLATE/HONEY BANANAS COCA COLA REFRESHMENTS: RUN COURSE
Handing in of Special Needs within 8:00 at the exit of Transition Zone The SPECIAL REFRESHMENTS will be at - KM 47 Bike Course refreshment of Monte Cerignone - Run Course Refreshment near the pier The Special Needs will be on a table and the athletes must take on their own. SPECIAL NEEDS
The check will be in a box on the beach near Start ( Beach Near the Pier) The start will be from the beach The starting order will be as follows : 11.00 START PRO M/F + ALL FEMALE CATEGORIES + M4/M5/M6 and more MEN 11.10 START M2/M3 MEN 11.15 START M1/S1/S2MEN 11.20 START S3/S4 MEN 11.30 RELAYS START
The swimming competition can be considered completed after 1H30’ after the beginning of the race, for both individuals and teams The bike route will be closed to all competitors, both for those in a team and individual participants, at 17:30. The race will be closed for all competitors, both for teams and for individual runners, at 20:30. TIME LIMITS
The draft zone is measured as the area of a rectangle; 12 mt long and 3 mt wide from the front side of the bicycle ahead and the front side of the bicycle that follows, extending from each side of the bicycle to 1.5 mt from the front wheel. Athletes have 15 seconds to cross the draft zone. The penalty for drafting, dangerous driving or unsportsmanlike conduct will consist of a 5’ stop. A 2nd penalty will result in a 10’ stop, which will take place in the equipped PENALTY BOX on the run course. A 3rd penalty will lead to disqualification. PENALTIES
Every Finisher will receive a medal and a T-SHIRT The first 10 athletes will be awarded in cash. Cut-of equal to 10% of the time of the first classified The first 3 athletes of each Age Group category will be awarded. The categories will be divided as follows: 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+ AWARD CEREMONY
STORAGE BAGS BIKE SERVICE c/o CHALLENGE RIMINI EXPO. ATHLETES AREA
Emergency: phone: 113 Police: phone: 112 First Aid: phone: 118 - Dott. Cinzia Orsini Mobile 335 5746093 Dott. GIULIANI GIOVANNI Mobile 380 520 6258 COORDINATOR CRI ELIO LAZZARINI :Mobile : 329 292 3606 Rimini “Infermi” Hospital Viale Luigi Settembrini, Rimini (3,5 km from the transition area) Phone. +39 0541 705111 Riccione “Ceccarini“ Hospital Via Frosinone, Riccione (cycling course) Phone. +39 0541 608617 Croce Europa Via Europa,12 Mercatino Conca (PU) Phone +39 0541 971299 Race Office : Romina Ridolfi Mobile : +393334664711 USEFUL CONTACTS