REGULATIONS GORBEIA SUZIEN SKYRACE 2020

1.- Date and place: VIII. GORBEIA SUZIEN MENDI LASTERKETA will be held on September 27, 2020 in the town of Zeanuri (Bizkaia) at 09:00 hours.

2.- Routes: The race is 31 km in length with an accumulated height gain of 2.400m. running the most part through the GORBEIA NATURAL PARK.

3.- Scoring: The main race will be SUPER SKY scoring event for the SKYRUNNER WORLD SERIES.

Links to download the Official Competition Rules of the ISF:
ISF Versión original (inglés)
ISF (Esp)

4.- Participation: All athletes, mountaineers or athletes over 18 years of age may participate in the course. All registered participants are obliged to comply with these regulations and the ISF.

5.- Categories: Absolute male and female.

6.- Registration: The pre-registration period will start on January 1st, at 00:00 and end on January 19th, at 23:59. The pre-registration form can be obtained in the page www.gorbeiasuzien.eus.

To participate in the raffle, it is essential to pre-register. The draw will be held on January 31st in the municipality of Zeanuri. The draw will be nominal and each number will be drawn at random. Dorsal will be awarded to the first 375 numbers respecting the order. The rest of the numbers will form a waiting list in the order obtained in the draw.

Organization will keep 100 numbers for runners who have participated in all editions, local runners, runners with best times of the last edition, and to the number of women to ensure the double participation of female runners of the last edition.

The winners in the draw will have a period of time until the 29th of February to formalize the registration. After the deadline, they will occupy the last position on the waiting list. The runners on the waiting list who obtain a number will also have a term of five days to formalize the registration. After the deadline, they will also occupy the last position on the waiting list.

The lists will be published on January 31st.

Numbers devolution: Depending on the date of returning, the amount of money will be the next:

 YEAR 2020  % AMOUNT
FEBRUARY – MARCH %80
APRIL – MAY %70
JUNE – JULY %60
AUGUST %50
AFTER SEPTEMBER 1 NOT RETURNING

 

7.- Price: The registration fee in the MAIN COURSE will be 70 euros.

By paying the price the participants will be able to enjoy the right to participate in the event with all its services (supplies, medical assistance, showers, luggage storage, post-race massage, etc.), a gift bag for each participant in the conditions specified in the inscriptions (technical pledge, local products, etc.), popular food and corresponding insurance.

8.- Signage: The route is properly marked with visible signs and beacon tapes. There are kilometers references every 5 kilometers.

9.- Controls: In the development of the race the organization had had 12 intermediate control points in the route, being obligatory to pass through them where the regulatory step controls. The situation of the same figures in the maps and profiles of the routes.

10.- Provisioning facilities: There are 9 points of solid-liquid refreshments in the main route, plus the finish line. At these points, solid and liquid products (water, isotonic, fruit, energy bars, etc.) will be offered to the participants. The situation of the same figures in the maps and profiles of the routes.

11.- Time of passage: The maximum time of arrival in goal will be 6 hours and 30 minutes for the main race, so that those who exceed the maximum time established will lose all option to appear in the final classification.

In any case, the people in charge of the organization will have the power to withdraw from the race the runners who do not meet the expectations of the times set for the timing controls, as well as anyone who has violated the rules of the race, have not completed the course marked, do not wear the regulation number in a visible way, disregard the indications of the organization or maintain a non-sporting attitude towards the other participants. For these purposes, the organization has planned the participation of two people who will act as a career closing. All those participants who are affected by a decision of disqualification must deliver the number at the nearest checkpoint and leave the race according to the indications of the members of the organization.

CONTROL Km TIME LIMIT
Gorbeiako aterpea 9 11:00 120 min
GZT aterpea 12 11:30 150 min
Isidron txabola 16 12:30 210 min
Zenigorta 21 14:00 300 min
Lanbreabe 27 14:45 345 min

12.- Prizes: The following prizes are established:

Position Female / Male
1 2.000 euros
2 1.000 euros
3 500 euros
4 350 euros
5 300 euros
6 250 euros
7 200 euros
8 150 euros
9 125 euros
10 125 euros

 

13.- Classification: All the participants of the main event will score for the classification of the SKYRUNNER WORLD SERIES 2020.

14.- Informative meeting: The organization will provide topographic information on the sites that pass the race, as well as the most relevant organizational details in a presentation to be held at the gym of Zeanuri, on the evening, September 26, 2020. The attendance of all the participants to this meeting is very important.

15.- Delivery of numbers: The delivery of numbers will be made in the fronton of Zeanuri on September 2019 (eve) between 17:30 and 19:30 hours. And the same day of the test between 07:00 and 08:30 hours, in the same place.

The bib number is personal, being mandatory to show up personally, show the original DNI of the participant to collect the bib number and the gift bag.

16.- Environment: The race takes place for the most part in areas of exceptional natural beauty, so it will be an obligation for all / as to preserve the environment avoiding littering outside the refreshment areas. For this purpose, containers or garbage bags will be placed up to a distance of 100 meters from the refreshment station.

Failure to comply with this rule by the participants will be grounds for direct disqualification. 

17.- Healthcare: The organization will have health assistance services in the most strategic points of the route and in the exit-goal area.

18.- Security: The organization reserves the right to divert the race by alternative routes and make the modifications it deems necessary depending on the different conditions, as well as the suspension of the test if the weather conditions or force majeure.

19.- Assistance in accidents: The participants are obliged to help the injured / as they need help, as well as to report any mishap in the controls of passage.

20.- Obligatory to wear windbreaker. The ISF forces to carry all the participants during the course of the race, a windbreaker. This windbreaker must be of the corresponding size to the participant, with long sleeves and hood. In the case of lack of a hood, you can accept a windbreaker without it, as long as it is accompanied by a hat, buff or similar that covers the head of the participant in its entirety. In case of especially adverse weather forecast, the organization may require, in addition to the windbreaker, a thermal blanket or something else as part of the mandatory material.

21.- Important points:

  • It is mandatory to carry a windbreaker with a hood. If the weather forecast requires, the organization may require to carry added gear (gloves, thermal blanket…) as mandatory. In case the organization decided to add gear, the runners will be informed the day before the race by email.
  • Mandatory gear control will be made at the start point and the finish line. It is recommended to go to the start point control with enough time.
  • It is required to bring the race bib to the height of the chest and it has to be visible at all times. It will be required to show it at all the control points.
  • The route is marked with flags and tape. Every kilometer is numbered.
  • If you have to give up and retired, try to do it in a checkpoint. It is mandatory that you remove your bib and give it to the organization. In case you want your bib back, notify the organization by email once the race is over.
  • The organization is not responsible to transfer the retired runners to Zeanuri. We will try our best in case the transfer is need it.
  • It is prohibited to get any food or drinks supplies outside the provisioning areas.

REGULATIONS GORBEIA SUZIEN 21K 2020

1.- Date and place: GORBEIA SUZIEN 21K will be held on September 27, 2020 in the town of Zeanuri (Bizkaia) at 11:00 am. 

2.- Routes: The race is 21 km in length with an accumulated height gain of 1200m

running the most part through the GORBEIA NATURAL PARK. 

3.- Scoring: The main race will be scoring for Ranking of EMF. 

4.- Participation: All athletes, mountaineers or athletes over 18 years of age may participate in the course. All registered participants are obliged to comply with these regulations and the FEDME. 

5.- Categories: Absolute male and female. 

6.- Registration: The registration period will start on February 1st, at 9am in the page www.gorbeiasuzien.eus.

There will be 200 numbers. 

People from Zeanuri can sign up on February 2nd.

To formalize the registration the runners will have to make a 45€ payment. 

Numbers devolution: Depending on the date of returning, the amount of money will be the next: 

 YEAR 2020

 % AMOUNT

FEBRUARY – MARCH

%80

APRIL – MAY

%70

JUNE – JULY

%60

AUGUST

%50

AFTER SEPTEMBER 1

NOT RETURNING

 

7.- Price: The registration fee in the 21K COURSE will be 45 euros. 

By paying the price the participants will be able to enjoy the right to participate in the event with all its services (supplies, medical assistance, showers, luggage storage, post-race massage, etc.), a gift bag for each participant in the conditions specified in the inscriptions (technical pledge, local products, etc.), popular food and corresponding insurance. 

8.- Signage: The route is properly marked with visible signs and beacon tapes. There are kilometers references every 5 kilometers. 

9.- Controls: In the development of the race the organization had had 7 intermediate control points in the route, being obligatory to pass through them where the regulatory step controls. The situation of the same figures in the maps and profiles of the routes. 

10.- Provisioning facilities: There are 7 points of solid-liquid refreshments in the main route, plus the finish line. At these points, solid and liquid products (water, isotonic, fruit, energy bars, etc.) will be offered to the participants. The situation of the same figures in the maps and profiles of the routes. 

11.- Time of passage: The maximum time of arrival in goal will be 4 hours and 30 minutes for the main race, so that those who exceed the maximum time established will lose all option to appear in the final classification.

In any case, the people in charge of the organization will have the power to withdraw from the race the runners who do not meet the expectations of the times set for the timing controls, as well as anyone who has violated the rules of the race, have not completed the course marked, do not wear the regulation number in a visible way, disregard the indications of the organization or maintain a non-sporting attitude towards the other participants. For these purposes, the organization has planned the participation of two people who will act as a career closing. All those participants who are affected by a decision of disqualification must deliver the number at the nearest checkpoint and leave the race according to the indications of the members of the organization.

 

CONTROL

Km

TIME

LIMIT

Gorbeiako aterpea

9

13:30

120 min

Zenigorta

11

14:00

180 min

Lanbreabe

17

14:45

225 min

 

12.- Prizes: The following prizes are established:

See on www.gorbeiasuzien.eus 

13.- Classification: All the participants of the main event will score for the classification of the EMF RANKING 2020. 

14.- Informative meeting: The organization will provide topographic information on the sites that pass the race, as well as the most relevant organizational details in a presentation to be held at the gym of Zeanuri, on the evening, September 26, 2020. The attendance of all the participants to this meeting is very important. 

15.- Delivery of numbers: The delivery of numbers will be made in the fronton of Zeanuri on September 2019 (eve) between 17:30 and 19:30 hours. And the same day of the test between 07:00 and 08:30 hours, in the same place.

The bib number is personal, being mandatory to show up personally, show the original DNI of the participant to collect the bib number and the gift bag. 

16.- Environment: The race takes place for the most part in areas of exceptional natural beauty, so it will be an obligation for all / as to preserve the environment avoiding littering outside the refreshment areas. For this purpose, containers or garbage bags will be placed up to a distance of 100 meters from the refreshment station.

Failure to comply with this rule by the participants will be grounds for direct disqualification. 

17.- Healthcare: The organization will have health assistance services in the most strategic points of the route and in the exit-goal area. 

18.- Security: The organization reserves the right to divert the race by alternative routes and make the modifications it deems necessary depending on the different conditions, as well as the suspension of the test if the weather conditions or force majeure. 

19.- Assistance in accidents: The participants are obliged to help the injured / as they need help, as well as to report any mishap in the controls of passage. 

20.- Obligatory to wear windbreaker. The organization forces to carry all the participants during the course of the race, a windbreaker. This windbreaker must be of the corresponding size to the participant, with long sleeves and hood. In the case of lack of a hood, you can accept a windbreaker without it, as long as it is accompanied by a hat, buff or similar that covers the head of the participant in its entirety. In case of especially adverse weather forecast, the organization may require, in addition to the windbreaker, a thermal blanket or something else as part of the mandatory material. 

21.- Important points:

  • It is mandatory to carry a windbreaker with a hood. If the weather forecast requires, the organization may require to carry added gear (gloves, thermal blanket…) as mandatory. In case the organization decided to add gear, the runners will be informed the day before the race by email.
  • Mandatory gear control will be made at the start point and the finish line. It is recommended to go to the start point control with enough time.
  • It is required to bring the race bib to the height of the chest and it has to be visible at all times. It will be required to show it at all the control points.
  • The route is marked with flags and tape. Every kilometer is numbered.
  • If you have to give up and retired, try to do it in a checkpoint. It is mandatory that you remove your bib and give it to the organization. In case you want your bib back, notify the organization by email once the race is over.
  • The organization is not responsible to transfer the retired runners to Zeanuri. We will try our best in case the transfer is need it.
  • It is prohibited to get any food or drinks supplies outside the provisioning areas.
  • The use of poles is allowed. (Until San Justo you can’t use them, you will have to bring them in your hands). You will be able to take and leave them on the checkpoints and provisioning areas.
  • The race day will be a gear room service beside the bib delivery. You can leave extra gear and clothes at this place.
  • At the end of the race, there will be a massage service beside the showers.
  • Take care of the environment, save all wraps and containers. If you throw a wrap or containers out of the defined areas, you must be disqualified by the organization.