Info 2018-02-23T16:13:51+00:00


1. Date:
17 June 2018

2. Meeting – Start:
Palestra FitActive, in Via Tripolitania N°5, Castelletto Sopra Ticino, (No) from 7am to 7.45am (grids closing time)

3. Starting order: (Beware of road closures!): Groups will be divided as follows:
· Group A: 08.00 VIP – ARISLA TEAM
· Group B: to follow (starting grids will be divided according to the order in which you register for the race)
· Group C: 1 minute after the previous group
· Group D: 1 minute after the previous group
· Marathon time limit 5 hours

Cyclists who will start in a grid before the assigned grid will be disqualified

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4. Routes:
The Granfondo Lago Maggiore 2018 has 3 different routes. Each competitor has the right to choose the most suitable route and this choice can be made during the course of the test at the unquestionable discretion of the participant.

5. Participation:
Open to all F.C.I. member and and the Sports Promotion Bodies that have signed the agreement with the F.C.I. for the year 2018 and who have reached the age of 17 (seventeen) years of both sexes and who are medically fit for racing cycling.

Professional cyclists, elites and the Under 23 who are admitted exclusively for promotional purposes and upon invitation by the Organizing Committee are not allowed to participate in any way in the ranking.

The event is by invitation and the Organizing Committee may at any time and at its sole discretion decide whether or not to accept the registration or exclude a member from the event in addition to the cases indicated below, even if it may cause damage to the image of the same. Requests for registration of those who have been sanctioned and/or disqualified in doping matters over 6 months will not be accepted. Cyclists not regularly registered will not be allowed to join the groups, otherwise they will be immediately excluded. In the event of an accident, they will be reported in accordance with the law.

6. Participation fee:
From 8 January to 8 March: 45,00€

From 9 March to 8 May: 50,00€

From 9 May to 17 June: 55,00€

For people without chips, it will be possible to rent it from the secretariat (Mysdam) on June 16 and 17 at the cost of 10,00€ for the deposit of the chip, which half deposit (5,00€) will be refunded upon return of the chip. Please note that the chip has a cost of 35,00€ and in case of non-return will be required the difference of 25,00€. In the event of failure to return the chip or payment, registration for subsequent years will not be accepted.

The daily card can be purchased in the secretariat on June 16 and 17 at a cost of € 15,00.

The participation fee includes the back, mechanical assistance during the race (it does not include spare parts), refuelling, refreshments on arrival, event jersey, informations and ranking via SMS and E-Mail. This will be published on our website www.granfondolagomaggiore.it from which you can print out the participation diploma.

7. Registration:
Entries must be made only and exclusively online through the website www.granfondolagomaggiore.it with the possibility of payment by credit card, bank transfer or other way depending on the Country.

Payment Fees which vary according to the method of payment chosen shall be indicated in the payment procedure and shall be borne by the participant.

Each participant individually enrolled will receive at their e-mail address, by 5 June 2018, the voucher with the number assigned to him, which will be used, together with an original and valid identity document (identity card, passport or driving licence) for the personal collection of material relating to the Granfondo in the four days prior to the event. Withdrawals by third parties are not accepted.

For the registration of sports groups it is necessary to pay a cumulative fee where the booking codes of the individual participants to be registered must be indicated. Cumulative withdrawal for sports groups is not foreseen.

8. Number Distribution Card Control:
Palestra FitActive, in Via Tripolitania N°5, Castelletto Sopra Ticino, (No)

Saturday 16 June 2018 from 10am to 7pm

Sunday 17 June 2018 from 6am to 7am

The race number can only be collected personally and upon presentation of the printed voucher and presentation of an original and valid identity document (passport, identity card or driving license) of the participant. Photocopies or other types of documents are not permitted. Withdrawals by third parties are not accepted.

8 January-8 March
9 March-8 May
9 May-17 June

9. Race constraint:
On fork at Vezzo (fraz. Gignese), on Via del Panorama, when the starting of the race of the Marathon tour will arrive at that point, it will no longer be possible to go through the Marathon tour because it will be closed with a gate. Participants must continue on the Medium route.

10. Maximum Service Time:
Refreshments, mechanical and medical assistance will be guaranteed for 5 hours. The period of closure of the roads is defined by the various prefectures and is guaranteed until the passage of the end-of-stroke car.

11. Checks:
Verifications by means of automated controls are mandatory, both at starting and along the various routes. Whoever anticipates the start or will take off without the passage to the control located on the starting line will be considered as not starting and for so long will not appear on the order of arrival.

Recalling the UCI and FCI regulations, paragraphs 1.3.010 and 12.1.013bis technological fraud, the competition jury, with the technical support of the organisation, is entitled to carry out random or systematic checks. Non-compliance or refusal to undergo the required technical checks will result in immediate disqualification and notification to the competent bodies.

12. Individual and team rankings:
All amateurs and sports cyclists will participate in the various individual rankings. Classics will be drawn up on the basis of travel time and not on the basis of the order of arrival except for the first absolute ranking determined by the court of arrival in accordance with the FCI’s implementing rules.

The official prize-giving ceremony will take place at 2pm in the sponsor village and will be awarded prizes:
The first three absolute and the first category of the Marathon and Medium Marathon routes.
The prizes will be given only to those present.
The Short route has no award ceremony and official classification.

13. Health Care:
Health care includes the presence of ambulances with doctors, medical personnel and the support of medevac rescue. Any costs of transport to the hospital will be borne by the participant.

14. Mobile and Mechanical Assistance:
The assistance of any kind by private vehicles following the race is strictly forbidden under penalty of disqualification of the athlete.

15. Characteristics of the Granfondo:
The Granfondo del Lago Maggiore is a cycling event of great competitive and competitive cross-country skiing and cycling sport.

Time limit

16. Complaints:
Wherever possible, complaints must be received by the jury within the regulatory deadlines accompanied by the fee provided for in the F.C.I. regulations.

17. Information:
Website: www.granfondolagomaggiore.it
E-mail: castellettesebici@libero.it
Mob.: 340/7367329
Mob.: 347/2783652

18. Event Cancellation:
If, for reasons of force majeure or any other reason not attributable to the organization the event does not take place, the amount of participation will not be refunded nor recognized for the following year. In case of cancellation of the event will be given a voucher of 50% for the registration of the following year.

19. Variation:
The organization reserves the right at any time to make changes to these regulations at its sole discretion. The website www.granfondolagomaggiore.it is the official information tool of the event and therefore all official communications and any reopening of the entries will be made public there.

20. Rights and Duties of Corridors:
· Visibly attach the number and chips as well as a dorsal number both provided by the organization to the handlebar. These numbers may not be changed or altered in any way.

· Use the hard helmet that has been approved and fastened for the duration of the race.

· Comply with the highway code

The riders who are overtaken by the car at the end of the race will continue the event, however, keeping both numbers aware that they do not have any protection, as the stretch of road they are going through will be open to public traffic.

· The road between the starting point and km 0.0 will be closed to traffic (including cyclists) at 7am, so participants are invited to adjust accordingly. Anyone who has not entered the grid 15 minutes before the start will be automatically entered in the last grid

· It is mandatory to carry a kit for repairing punctures. It is advisable to wear some spare garment and a mantle in case of bad weather

21. Disqualifications:
· The participation of another runner, the transfer of the race number to others, the start in a grid prior to the assigned one or other serious event that will be revealed by the Organization will cause either the immediate removal from the event or the omission from the classification and disqualification from the event. In the most serious cases, disqualification may be for life. The above measures will be taken by the organisation.

· The participants’ civic sense is called upon to avoid throwing rubbish along the streets, but putting it back in the appropriate containers at the refreshment places identified by a beginning and an end to refreshment. Competitors who throw objects of any kind outside the marked spaces will be excluded from participation.

· Disqualifications imposed by the F.C.I. during the year they may lead to exclusion from the starting list at any time at the unquestionable discretion of the organization.

· The organization reserves the right to take measures if it notices unsportsmanlike behaviour during the last 5 km of the Short, Medium and Marathon route, which tends to distort the order of arrival of the races.

· It is strictly forbidden, under penalty of disqualification or withdrawal, the use of bicycles equipped with any kind of support or aid of an electrical and/or electronic type.

22. Rules:
As far as not covered by this Regulation, the event will apply the 2018 implementing rules for national cycling and amateur cycling activities of the F.C.I.

23. Signature:
By submitting the online registration, the competitor declares to be in possession of a medical certificate of suitability for competitive activity, to be in possession of a regular membership card, third party liability insurance, to have read the present regulations, accepting them unconditionally in all its points and expresses his consent to the use of his personal data. The use/processing of personal data means any operation or set of operations concerning the collection, recording, organisation, storage, consultation, processing, modification, selection, extraction, comparison, use, interconnection, blocking, communication, disclosure, dissemination, deletion and destruction of data, even if not recorded in a database. Pursuant to art. 7 of Legislative Decree 196/03 the Participant

has the right to exercise access to personal data, as well as to obtain information about its data; request the cancellation, blocking, updating, correction, integration and opposition to processing, by contacting the Data Controller. By submitting the online registration form, the participant also expresses his or her consent, so that any photos, videos, audio and/or video recordings of any kind produced during the Granfondo can be freely stored, reproduced, published, and marketed by the Organization, without the right to any compensation and/or compensation from the participant. In particular, the participant expressly authorizes the Organization, together with its media partners, to use the still or moving images that may portray it during their participation in the competition, on all media, including promotional and/or advertising materials. The participant agrees that such data or material shall be made available to the photographers and/or professional photo-studies specifically appointed by the Organization with the realization of photographic services on the competition.

In addition, by sending the online registration form, the competitor, together with the representative of his team, self-certifies the absence of sports, civil or criminal sanctions, even if taken for granted, for facts related to doping and declares that he has not taken and does not take substances included in the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) anti-doping list https://www.wada-ama.org/en/what-we-do/the-prohibited-list.

The false self-certification will be prosecuted in accordance with the law.

In case of positivity to the anti-doping checks carried out in the Granfondo del Lago Maggiore, or of positivity ascertained in the six months following the Granfondo, in other sporting events, the competitor is obliged to answer to the organizing committee of the Granfondo del Lago Maggiore, as compensation for the serious damage caused to the image of the event, the sum of €50,000.00 (euros fifty thousand/00). If it belongs to a sports association, the latter will be jointly and severally obliged to pay this penalty.

The sums to be collected by the Organizing Committee of the Granfondo del Lago Maggiore, as compensation for damage to the image, will be entirely donated to the young ARISLA sports activities

IMPORTANT: Please observe the registration terms.


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