"Maratona Alzheimer" Half Marathon route is a Fidal's competition that winds along a flat and linear course, for a really fast race.
It will start from Cesena's Dino Manuzzi Stadium and - continuing along the bike lane skirting the torrent and, then, in Romagna's countryside - will reach Cesenatico and will go on, for the remaining 5 Km, passing through the seafront, up to the town's skyscraper and harbour, before arriving at Parco di Levante, where all competitions will end.
Participation fees for the Half Marathon competition (including the Runner's kit, a chip, a race bib and refreshments and health services along the route) are:
€ 15,00 from 15/12/2018 to 30/04/2019
€ 20,00 from 01/05/2018 to 31/07/2019
€ 25,00 from 01/08/2019 to 13/09/2019
LAST MINUTE REGISTRATION €35,00 at the Parco Levante on Saturday 14/09/2019 from 10:00 A.M. to 18:00 P.M.until the bibs run out.
Registration fees do not include pre- or post- competition shuttle bus transportation. Shuttle bus service is available upon previous (at the moment of the registration) request only, at a cost of 2 €.
The organisation will put at all athletes' disposal - upon previous request (at the moment of the registration) only and at a cost of 2€ - shuttle buses from Cesenatico to Cesena. The departure of shuttles is in Piazzale degli Donatori degli Organi, next to Cesenatico swimming pool; the provisional transport timetables for the Half Marathon are:
Before the race: 8:00 A.M. - 8:10 A.M. - 8:20 A.M.
After the competition: 12:30 P.M - 14:00 P.M.
The exact time of the departure of the shuttles will be made official in the news section of the site https://www.maratonaalzheimer.it/en/ on Friday 13/09/2019 based on actual requests.
It will be possible to make a change in the request for the shuttle only by closing the entries on Wednesday 11/09/2019. Only fourther changes maybe made on the basis of the availability of the seats only on Saturday 14/09/2019 at the stand of the bibs'collection at the Levante park in Cesenatico.
For the "2nd Memorial Azeglio Vicini" Half Marathon, FIDAL approved, the following male and female categories are identified: under 35, F / M35, F / M40, F / M45, F / M50, F / M55, F / M60, F / M 65, Over 70.
In the Half Marathon, the first 10 men's and women's absolute and the first 3 of each category will be awarded with prizes in kind. The 100th, 200th and 300th classified will be awarded.
The first absolute woman and first man, the first man and woman residing in Cesena and the first man and woman resident in Cesenatico who will arrive at the intermediate finish line "Memorial Azeglio Vicini" will also be awarded with MEMORIAL VICINI.
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