Event Info

EUROPEAN FRANCIGENA MARATHON 42.195km Sunday 27th May 2018

ORGANISED BY

Acquapendente Municipal Council, Sport and Tourism Department
Organiser Mr. Sergio Pieri, email: turismo@comuneacquapendente.it Fax: +39 0763 711215 Tel. +39 0763 7309206 – 73091 Mobile +39 339 2680840 www.comuneacquapendente.it  Facebook: Comune Acquapendente - Sergio Pieri

Club Alpino Italiano, Viterbo branch
Organiser Mr. Antonio Di Grottole Tel. +39 347 3459355 - antoniodigrottole@gmail.com


ENTRIES
The event is open to all men and women over 18. Under-18s may participate with the authorisation of their parents; the 12km route is recommended.


REGISTRATION
REGISTRATIONS ARE LIMITED TO 3000 PARTICIPANTS
Registration deadline: May 10, 2018
 

PROMOTION FOR MEMBERS
Those who enrol by February 28, 2018 can take part in a prize draw for:
10 Prosciutto hams
10 cheese
10 bottles of wine (Est! Est!! Est!!!)
10 1kg honey jar
20 packs of beans
20 artistic ceramic brooches


REGISTRATION FEE
€15.00 including FIASP Accident Insurance Cover policy: in case of death or permanent disability. Registration is free for children under 14.

Entries can be made:

ON-LINE by completing the online enrolment form at www.francigenamarathon.it. Payment by bank transfer; complete and submit the form with a copy of the bank transfer, bank charges paid, to:

CLUB ALPINO ITALIANO Sezione di Viterbo
IBAN IT05Y0893114500000020759486 (Banca di Viterbo Credito Cooperativo - Fil. T.Carletti, VT)
The bank transfer must clearly indicate:
Surname, first name and date of birth of the entrant, and the reference, "Registration number sent by email FRANCIGENA MARATHON 2018"


GENERAL RULES:
Entries will not be accepted on the day of the event.
The race rib entitles you to use the refreshment points during the walk and the buffet at the Fortress of Montefiascone; you will also need it if you wish to use the bus service. Authorisation for the European Francigena Marathon event and the various insurance matters relating to the event and its participants is handled by the FIASP (Italian Federation of Popular Amateur Sports) to which the Municipality of Acquapendente is affiliated for the organisation of recreational mobility walks.


DEPARTURES
The event will take place regardless of weather conditions
from Acquapendente: between 7:15 from Piazza del comune
from San Lorenzo Nuovo: at 9:00 from Piazza Europa
from Bolsena: at 10:30 from Piazza Matteotti


ARRIVALS
San Lorenzo Nuovo: arrivals expected from 9:00 to 12:00
Bolsena: arrivals expected from 11:00 to 14:00
Arrival at the Fortress of Montefiascone is scheduled from 14:00 to 19:00


PICK UP POINTS FOR RACE BIBS (May 26, 2018)
Acquapendente:  from 10:00 to 18:00
San Lorenzo Nuovo: from 8:30
Bolsena: from 9:30


ROUTES:
Acquapendente - Montefiascone 42.195km

ALTERNATIVE ROUTES:
Acquapendente - San Lorenzo Nuovo Km 11,300 
Acquapendente - Bolsena Km 23,500 
San Lorenzo Nuovo – Bolsena Km 12,200 
San Lorenzo Nuovo – Montefiascone Km 30,900  
Bolsena – Montefiascone Km 18,700


SUPPORT SERVICES
The route will be monitored by the State Forestry Corps, the Viterbo branch of the CAI, the National Mountain and Cave Rescue Corps and the Acquapendente Local Committee of the italian Red Cross, who will be present for the whole course. Local police, armed forces, civil protection and Avis Aido volunteers will oversee the stages that pass through built-up areas.


TRANSPORT FOR ENTRANTS
Bus transport will be provided for the return journey to Acquapendente, San Lorenzo Nuovo or Bolsena. Transfers buses will leave once they are full, and at fixed times. Large groups of participants are required to use their own means of transport or transport provided by those accompanying them. Buses for the return journey will depart from locations close to arrivals points at the following times:
SAN LORENZO NUOVO: 10:30
BOLSENA: 11:30
MONTEFIASCONE: 14:30


WALKING PACKS
Acknowledgement of the event is sent to all participants.


REFRESHMENTS
We recommend walkers take a small backpack containing food and water.
Refreshments will also be provided along the route at:


HOTEL RESERVATIONS
All hotels and other types of reception will be featured on the official website. It is advisable to make a reservation as soon as possible.
The organisation is at your disposal if you have any difficulty finding us.