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Useful Info

AGSM VERONAMARATHON

19th November 2017 Start at 9:00 am

Thank you for having chosen to run

the 16 th AGSM VERONAMARATHON

Below the useful instructions to facilitate your contact with the event and have all the time to concentrate on your race.

Di seguito le istruzioni operative per rendere più agevole il tuo contatto con la manifestazione e lasciarti tutto il tempo per concentrarti sulla tua corsa.

HOW TO GET TO THE START AREA – PIAZZA BRA

BY CAR:

Exit VERONA SUD and follow the signs for the city center

Piazza Bra is located about 2 km from the highway

To park your car the suggested parking spaces are positioned in the areas nearby Piazza Bra: Arena, Cittadella, Centro, Tribunale, Città di Nimes and Porta Palio.

 

BY BUS:

Exit VERONA SUD and follow the signs for the city center

Piazza Bra is located about 2 km from the highway

To park you may need to use the new Bus parking Centro, which is located 800 mt away from the start area.

 

BY TRAIN:

Arrival to Verona Porta Nuova railway station, 1 km far from Piazza Bra.

 

BY PLANE:

Take the shuttle to Center / Station.

Arrival to Verona Porta Nuova railway station, 1 km far from Piazza Bra.

 

CAMPER:

Via Bona G.Dalla – Area Porta Palio, at about 1 km from the Verona Porta Nuova railway station, there is an equipped camper parking.

HOW TO GET TO THE EXPO VERONAMARATHON

MARATHONEXPO is located at AGSM FORUM PALASPORT – Piazzale Azzurri d’Italia, close to the football Stadium.

BY CAR:
Take VERONA NORD exit driving on A22 Brennero/Modena motorway.

Follow indications to the City centre –Stadium by driving on the median ring-road

Exit Stadium.

BY BUS:
Take VERONA NORD exit driving on A22 Brennero/Modena motorway.

Follow indications to the City centre –Stadium by driving on the median ring-road

Exit Stadium.

BY TRAIN:

Arrival to Verona Porta Nuova railway station and here follow the Stadium direction, 1,5 km far, where is located the EXPO

SHUTTLE SERVICE

On Sunday, from 06.30 a.m. up to 5.00 p.m., will operate continuously a free shuttle service dedicated to athletes and companions, which connects the Free Parking Area, close to Expo Maratona AGSM Forum, to Piazza Bra where is located the Start Area and the Finish Area

 

The shuttle stops will be clearly marked by a board:

– City centre: Corso Porta Nuova

– AGSM FORUM: parking C

BIB WITHDRAWAL

You can pick up your BIB number in the MARATHONEXPO at AGSM FORUM PALASPORT – Piazzale Azzurri d’Italia:

Confirmation Letter (CL) must be shown to pick up your bib number. You can print your CL from our website www.veronamarathoneventi.com : search it putting only your SURNAME.

  • Friday, November 17th 2017 from 3.00 PM to 8.00 PM
  • Saturday, November 18th 2017 from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
  • Sunday, November 19th 2017 from 6.30AM to 8.00AM.

BIB

The bib is personal and cannot be entrusted to another athlete. The chip will be positioned at the back of the bib number and should not be removed for any reason; it risks to be excluded from the classification

We will record intermediate times of each athlete in more route points to guarantee correct classification.

START AREA – GUARDROBE SERVICE

Competitors can deliver their belongings before 8:20 AM in special trucks parked in the large street close to the start. Only bags provided by the organization will be accepted.  

The organization declines any responsibility for any loss of valuables. 

REMEMBER to patch the label with your bib number onto the bag. 

START AREA - GRID ACCESS

There are five starting grids:  

  • Under 02:34:59                      GOLD GRID 
  • From 02:35:00 to 02:59:59    WHITE GRID 
  • From 03:00:00 to 03:45:00    LIGHT BLUE GRID 
  • From 03:45:01 to 04:30:00  PINK GRID 
  • From 04:30:01                         GREY GRID 

 

Grid access will be allowed based on the color of the bib and not on the start number. 

Access to the grids is allowed from 8:15.

TIMING

Timing service is serviced by TDS – Timing Data Service using active microchip that allows you to record the real time achieved. The chip is personal and cannot be entrusted to another athleteWe will record intermediate times of each athlete in more route points to guarantee correct classification. The chip will be positioned at the back of the bib number and should not be removed for any reason; it risks to be excluded from the ranking list. The chip must be returned after the race before leaving the finish area.  
Failure to return will result in charge of EURO 25.00.

RACE COURSE

The route is marked by direction and mileage indicators. 

The timekeeping points are located at the: 

– km 4 

– km 12 

– km 15 

– km 20 

– km 25 

– km 30 

– km 35 

– km 40 

 

The organizing committee reserves the right to make further controls on 

the course to ensure the regularity of the event.

REFRESHMENT STATIONS - POSITION

Refreshment stations will be posted as following  

 

  • Km5,500
  • Km9,600
  • Km15,000
  • Km19,600
  • Km25,200
  • Km30,000
  • Km35,000
  • Km39,000

REFRESHMENT STATIONS - SERVICE

Available at the refreshment stations: 

 

AT THE REFRESHMENT POINT AT KM 5,5/9,6/15,0 

  • water
  • Tea

AT THE REFRESHMENT POINT FROM KM 19,6 ONWARD 

  • water
  • tea
  • energysupplement
  • fruitand cookies 

Toilets will be available at each refreshment station. 

SPONGING POINTS

Bowls of water with sponges will be available every 5 km beginning at Km 7.5 

FINISH AREA

The arrival of the Verona Marathon is located in Piazza Bra. 

 

Once passed the finish line, after the collection of FINISHER commemorative medal and return the timing chip you will find a dedicated refreshment desk and then the truck with your clothing bag. 

 

In Palazzo Gran Guardia you will find a covered area for clothes change. 

GOODY BAG

The goody bag includes among other things the official t-shirt of the event and it will be delivered simultaneously when you pick up the bib. 

PACER YOUR RACE ANGELS

The service is offered in order to assist you if you want a reference point to reach your personal best. 

Guaranteed times: 

3.00.00 

3.10.00 

3.20.00 

3.30.00 

3.40.00 

4.00.00 

4.30.00 

5.00.00 

WITHDRAWN COLLECTION SERVICE

A fixed “withdrawn athletes” service is available at Km: 

– 10 

– 14 

– 26 

– 32 

It will be guaranteed also a withdrawn collection wagon following the race in order to meet the traffic suspention time limit of 3 hours. 

HEALTH STATION ON THE ROUTE

Along the way, and at the refreshment there will be emergency stations served by Red Cross. 

 

Additionally there will also be mobile units (bicycles) in case of rapid intervention for emergencies.

MASSAGE - CHANGING ROOM

A free massage service inside Palazzo della Gran Guardia in front of the finish line will be available. 

The space is also used as a changing room.

SHOWER SERVICE - SHUTTLE

The showers service is available in the changing rooms of the AGSM Forum EXPO Veronamarathon located about 2 km from the finish area. 

A dedicated round free shuttle service will operate starting from Corso Porta Nuova (in front of San Luca Church) from 10.30 until 16.00. 

The shuttle will leave from Corso Porta Nuova and the area will be signalled by a buoy indicating EXPO.

RESULTS

The finisher list will be posted  in the website www.veronamarathon.it. 

 

All finishers can download their certificate of participation from the site www.veronamarathon.it starting from Monday November 20th, 2017. 

PHOTO SERVICE

The professional photographer will offer his services along the route, and at the finish line. 

On request the photos will be sent at home. 

Studio Photo CASTAGNOLI 

tel.:+390547680068 

e-mail: fotocastagnoli@libero.it

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