The 2016 UEC MTB Marathon European Championships are organized by the Union Européenne de Cyclisme (UEC) in cooperation with the Slovak Cycling federation. The technical organiser is: Sport club HORAL (Mierová 84, Svit, 059 21, Phone: +421 905 288 036, firstname.lastname@example.org ) The event will be organized in accordance with rules of the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI).
2. Type of event
The event is open to athletes of the Women Elite (WE) 19 years and older and Men Elite (ME) categories 19 years and above. It is also open for all Masters categories Women and Men (30years and above). It is entered on the UCI calendar as a Continental Championship event (UCI CC). Riders can only start in the category which is compatible with his/her national licence.
3. Registration procedure
The National Federations and clubs have to register their riders directly on the website www.horal.sk. Registration is open from 01.04.2017. Deadline for the registration is 10.07.2017. at midnight by Summer Central European time (SCET).
4. Distribution of race numbers
The distribution of the race numbers and the license check will take place at: Race Oﬃce located in municipal office of town Svit, (address: Hviezdoslavova ul. 32, Svit 059 21) • on August 11-th. 2017 From 12:00 till 17:00 • on August 12-th. 2017 from 14:00 till 17:00. • on August 13-th. 2017 from 07:00 till one hour before the start.
5. Race Oﬃce
The Race Oﬃce located in municipal office of Svit town, (address – Hviezdoslavova 32, Svit, 059 21 Phone + 421 905 288 036) is open:
• on August 11-th. 2017 From 12:00 till 18:00 • on August 12-th. 2017 from 12:00 till 18:00. • on August 13-th. 2017 from 07:00 till 13:00.
6. Team managers’ meeting
Team managers’ meeting, organized in accordance with the article 4.1.026. of the UCI CR is scheduled for 11.08.2017 at 13:00 and 12.08.2017 at 16:00 at the Race Oﬃce. Team managers or their representative must attend one of this two team managers meetings.
Results will be recorded with the photo ﬁnish and RFID Race Timing Systems. Timing chip is attached to the race number.
The UCI penalty scale is the only one applicable.
The UCI anti doping regulations are entirely applicable to the event. The anti doping tests will take place at the race office.
9. TRACKS and CATEGORIES
2017 UEC EUROPEAN CHAMPIONHIPS MTB MARATHON is open for all women and men categories MASTERS and ELITE.
134km: MEN ELITE, MEN MASTERS 30-34 years, MEN MASTERS 35-39 years, 78km: WOMEN ELITE WOMEN MASTERS 30-34 years, WOMEN MASTERS 35-39 years, WOMEN MASTERS 40-44 years, WOMEN MASTERS 45-49 years, WOMEN MASTERS 50-54 years, WOMEN MASTERS 55-59 years, WOMEN MASTERS 60+ years. MEN MASTERS 40-44 years, MEN MASTERS 45-49 years, MEN MASTERS 50-54 years, MEN MASTERS 55-59 years, MEN MASTERS 60-64 years, MEN MASTERS 65-69 years, MEN MASTERS 70+ years.