The Rules

The rules

Presentation

Article 1: Organizer

The Paris Rollers Marathon is organized by “Save ze Date” (Tony Mogis, creator and organizer of 24H Rollers of le Mans) in collaboration with FFA & FFRS.

Article 2: Competition

It’s a 42.195km roller skating competition. You can participate alone or do a relay with another person.

Article 3: Goal

Finish a marathon and become “FINISHER”

Article 4: Where

Departure and arrival are situated in front of the Eiffel Tower

Article 5: Date

September, 16th, 2018: 12:00 pm (subject to change)

Terms of participation

Article 6: Commitment

any commitment is firm and final. It involves the complete acceptance of these rules.

In case of major force, the organizers may at any time put an end to the event. Participants will be warned by all possible means, they will then have to comply strictly with the guidelines of the organization. Failure to follow these instructions, will de facto detract, the end of the responsability of the organizer.

The organizer reserve the right to cancel the event either at the request of the administrative authority or in case of major force.

The participant will have 2 possibilities:

  • keep their number for another date which will be communicated as soon as possible
  • Participants have under 45 days to claim a refund by sending an email to contact@parisrollersmarathon.com. After this 45 days period, from the date announcing the cancellation, no request will be taken into consideration.

Article 7: Ages

Participation in the Individual Marathon: born before 2002

Participation in the 2 people relay: born before 2004

Open to disabled people (blind, one-legged…)

 

Different departures :

  • Elite starting area: <1h15 for men & <1h35 for women: Documentary evidence of performance asked during the registration
  • Sport/Leisure starting area: >1h25 for men & >1h35 for women.

1 Start “Sportif/Loisir” (>1h25 for men, >1h35 for women) : Waves of departure every 3 minutes

The participants of the category MARATHON x2, will automatically be placed in the 1st wave of the Departure ‘ Sportsman / leisure ”

Article 8: Lockers

Near the starting point, there will be a place where participants will be able to leave their personal belongings. They will be looked after during the race. However, there will be no changing rooms.

The cost of the deposits will be 2€ by participant. We shall supply you with bags of a capacity of 30L in the Withdrawal of number. Only bags supplied by the organization will be taken to the deposit.

Article 9: Type of travel

The shift mode remains exclusively in-line skating or quad.

Open to disable sports event (blind, one legged…)

The practice of “nordic skating” or skateboarding is not allowed.

Article 10: Outfits/Headset port

Helmet ise is mandatory on the track during the entire course of the event.

Anyone without a helmet on the track will be immediatly disqualified.

Sunglasses or corrective glasses are authorized.

The use of radios and earphones is forbidden. No camera on the helmet. No perch.

 

Article 11: Timing

Timming will be measured by electronic chips.

The chip must be positioned on the ankle (les than 50 cm from the ground)

The limit is fixed to 4h (it’s comfortable).

​Article 12 Jury : Referees ans complaints

The official jury is composed with a “referee” whose decision is final. He’s assisted by race judges appointed by the national race committee of the FFRS. In case of any dispute on the track of the settlement, only the race judges are entitled to give their opinion.

Article 13 : Bibs

The bib must be worn on the back and hung legibly with a minimum of 4 pins.

The judges have the rights to temporarily stop anytime a competitor whose start number is incorrectly positioned or not readable at any time.

It’s prohibited to duplicate and bend itsnumber. Remeber to take safety pins (4) to attach the bib properly.

Article 14: Refreshments

The refreshment point with water will be settled on the track.

A provisioning of arrival (liquid and solid) will also be available at the finish line.

Article 15: Modification / Neutralization/ Cancellation

The organizer reserves the right to change the scheduled program or to cancel the event for safety reasons, health problems or if required to do so by official orders. In such cases, the organizer shall not be liable to compensate participants for any looses incurred.

Article 16 : Awards

The first 3 in each category are called to the podium.

No prize will be awarded in the absence of the team on the podium.

Categories & Prices

Article 17: The registration includes

♦ Participation of the Paris Rollers Marathon

♦ The Village Rollers’access ans animations

♦ The medal Finisher

♦ Refreshments (liquid and solid)

♦ The medical aid

♦ The bib & the electronic chip

The insurance

♦ A 15% discount at Nomadeshop

♦ A rollerskating lesson offered (1h30) at Nomadeshop

Article 18: Categories

Categories are:

♦ Individual marathon Men : open to men born in 2002 or before (16 years)

♦ Individual marathon Women : open to women born in 2002 or before (16 years)

♦ 2 people marathon relay race Men: open ton men born in 2004 or before (14 years)

♦ 2 people marathon relay race Women : open to women born in 2004 or before (14 years)

♦ 2 people marathon relay race – Mixte: open to person born in 2004 or before (14 years)

No specific ranking for people with disabilities. People in a disabled situation can contribute in the categories quoted above, without distinction.

A classification Quad will be broadcast on the website of the timekeeper.

TEAM CHALLENGE:

For the participants taking the Departure “Sportsman / leisure” (> 1:25 am for the men(people), > 1:35 am for the women) the time of the 3 best skaters from the same team will be accumulated to get a ranking “TEAM”.

Inscriptions

Article 19: Registrations

All registrations are made exclusively on our web site.

No registration received in paper mail will be handled.

No registration on the spot. September, 10th 2018 enclose registrations.

Article 20:  Prices

Till July 31th : 60€ and after, 65€

Article 21: Registration numbers

Mandatroy documents to provide:

Scenario 1 : you have a foreign licence

The french legislation obliges the participants to supply a medical certificate*. Your federal licence will not be enough to be able to participate to the competition

Scenario 2 : You have no licence

You have to supply a medical certificate*

*Medical certificate dating from less than year and giving evidence of the absence of contraindication in the practice of competition of the roller-skating (code of the sport Article L231-2 and Article L231-2-1)

 

Article 22: Insurances

License holders are insured with their FFRS license.

The FFRS signed an insurance for the no FFRS licence holders; They can show a valid medical certificate to the organizers of the competition.

This insurance includes the civil guarantee liability and the compensation of the physical injury guarantee.

For further information, contact the FFRS.

Every person can take the “cancelling inssurance” which you have to pay for. If you can’t participate because you are injured, you will be reimbursed for you registration, minus transactions fees, the options you might have taken and the price of the cancelling insurance.

You have to make your demand before September 7th 2018 with a medical certificate.

 

Article 23 – Image rights

By registering with the “Paris Rollers Marathon”, you expressly authorize “Save ze Date” and its successors (such as partners and media) to use or reproduce or have your name reproduced, your image, your voice and your sporting performance in connection with the sporting event for any direct or derivative use of the event and in any media, anywhere in the world, by any means know or unknow to today basis and for the entire period of protection currently granted to such direct or dirivative operations by the laws or rugulations, judicial and/or arbitral decisions of any country and by present or future international conventions, including extensions which could be made during the period.

ARTICLE 24 Sustainable Development

The Paris Rollers Marathon is committed in a sustainable development approach.

It’s forbidden to throw waste outside garbages.