Participant Booklet (brief)

This is a very brief summary of Timisoara City Marathon participants’ booklet that is provided in Romanian [here]. For more information please send your questions on to contact@timisoaracitymarathon.ro

You are welcome on the 29th of October to the first edition of Timisoara City Marathon, organized by Alergotura, an amateur runners club that has organized several successful run events in Timisoara and Banat for the last 4 years.

Here’s a list of races organized during this run event:

 

Race Type Race Name Maximum Participants Race route
42km individual

The start is organized from Otelec on the border between Serbia and Romania along the Bega River on the bicycle lane

City Knights 42 Bega River Bicycle Lane

https://www.plotaroute.com/route/496099

42km Relay

4 runners x 10.6 km

City Chaise 20 teams (80 places) 4 x main 10.6 km route in the city

https://www.plotaroute.com/route/517048

Half marathon

2 laps of 10.6 km

Eugene de Savoya 150 2 x main 10.6 km route in the city

https://www.plotaroute.com/route/517048

Half marathon relay

2 runners by 10.6 km

City Ambassadors 20 teams (40 places) 2 x main 10.6 km route in the city

https://www.plotaroute.com/route/517048

10.6km Forforoza Gate 200 Main 10.6 km route in the city

https://www.plotaroute.com/route/517048

5.5km Banat Batalion 500 City route

https://www.plotaroute.com/route/496110

 

Route map for 10.6 km lap/race (Forforoza Gate, 2 x and 4 x Relay Races)

 
Participants’ meeting point : Liberty Square, TimisoaraStart / Finish zone : Liberty Square, Timisoara

 

Popular Race – Banat Battalion  5.5 km

 
Participants’ meeting point : Liberty Square, TimisoaraStart / Finish zone : Liberty Square, Timisoara

 

Marathon (42 runners) route with connection to the 10.6 km main loop in the city

Overview
 
Connection into the City route at the junction of Splaiul Sofocle and Splaiul N. Titulescu
 
Participants’ meeting point : At 6:45AM in front of Hotel Timisoara. At 7:00AM the bus transporting the participants will leave towards the Start Zone, near Otelec village. This is free of charge.

Start Zone : on Bega River dam, close to the Serbian – Romanian border, at about 3 km away from Otelec village.

Finish Zone : Liberty Square, Timisoara

 

Timisoara City Marathon timetable

Friday, 27.10.2017

  • 18:00-21:00  Collection of participants’ kit in Iulius Mall Food Court – Top Floor

Saturday, 28.10.2017

  • 10:00-16:00  Collection of participants’ kit in Iulius Mall Food Court – Top Floor

Sunday, 29.10.2017:

  • 07:00 Departure of the 42 marathoners from Hotel Timisoara to the Start Zone, near Otelec, by bus
  • 07:30-08:30  Collection of participants’ kits (Liberty Square)
  • 08:30 Start of marathon 42km away from Timisoara
  • 08:35 Last technical presentation to the half-marathon, 10.6km and relay races
  • 08:45 Warm up
  • 09:00 Start of half-marathon, 10.6 and relay races from Liberty Square
  • 10:35 Last technical presentation for the 5.5km race
  • 10:45 Warm up
  • 11:00 Start of the popular Banat Battalion race (5.5km) from Liberty Square
  • 14:00 Awarding ceremony

 

Races run time limits

Race name Time limit
City Knights marathon 5h:00min (men)

5h:00min (women)

City Chaise – 4 x 10.6 km relay 5h:00min
“Eugene de Savoya” half marathon 3h:00min
City Ambassadors 2 x 10.6 km relay 3h:00min
“Forforoza Gate” 10.6 km relay 1h:30min
“Banat Battalion” popular race 0h:45min

Runners that do not meet these time limits will be allowed to arrive in the finish area with Did Not Finish status.

 

Here’s the registration fees based on the registration time. Exchange rate will be around 1 Eur = 4.6 Lei (RON)

Race name / registration date Happy Weekend (30 Sept- 1 Oct) 2 Oct – 15 Oct 16 Oct – 22 Oct
“City Knights” marathon 90 lei 115 lei 135 lei
“Eugene de Savoya” half marathon 70 lei 90 lei 110 lei
For every Relay Race participant 70 lei 80 lei 90 lei
“Forforoza Gate” race (10.6km) 70 lei 80 lei 90 lei
“Banat battalion” race (5.5km) 55 lei 60 lei 65 lei

 

Registration is valid without payment for 3 work day. If the registration fee is not paid on time, the registration is deleted and has to be repeated if participation is desired. Here’s the payment methods for the registration fee:

  • By visa card directly from the registration site;
  • Bank transfer with the following memo: „Participare TCM2017  Name, Forename” (name of the participant if different than payer):

Into the following IBAN RO45.BACX.0000.0007.9166.2000 belonging to CS Asociația Alergotura  Unicredit Bank,  VAT Number: 30549630

A health and safety form in English will be filled out and signed upon the collection of the participants’ kit.