Individual performance times will be recorded electronically to aid efficient and accurate selection of fastest times.
Gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded immediately after the race to the top three in both male and female categories. These are divided into four age categories as outlined below.
Age Categories: Under 30 | 30 - 40 | 41 - 50 | Over 50
The participation to the “RETINA RACE” is open to all born before December 31, 1994, the race is open to all participants.
The registration fee €30 includes: start number, chip, official race t-shirt, first aid, bag deposit service, changing location, refreshment points. Registration packs will be available for collection at the Novartis & Alcon Booth on Friday 18th September.
Each athlete will receive a chip timer at registration. The chip must be returned to the staff after the race finishes. Athletes that forget to wear the chip or don’t wear it in the correct way, will not have a recorded result in the final ranking.
The time limit for the 5km race is 45 minutes.
The start of the 5km non competitive race will be at 07:00 am. It will start and finish at the Promenade des Anglais, Nice.
There will be two refreshment points: one along the course and one at the end of the race. A light breakfast buffet will also be provided after the race.
The organizing committee will provide a medical service along the course. The race is covered by insurance.
Complaints regarding the race will have to be presented in writing by the participants, to the race referees up to 30 minutes after the race finishes, together with a fee, which will be returned in case of the acceptance of the complaint.
N. B. Please note that according to French Law all race participants must submit a medical certificate dated from less than one year before the Race-Day signed by a doctor with the mandatory mention: “Mr/ Mrs X is conditioned to participate in the running competition” (French Law Buffet, March 1999).
Click here to download the medical certificate template (PDF)
YOU WILL NOT BE PERMITTED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE RACE WITHOUT SUBMITTING THIS CERTIFICATE WITH YOUR REGISTRATION.
The Organizing Committee reserves the right to close the registration without further notice and the ability to change the race regulations according to the requirements for improved race organisation.