RAID FORMENTERA by Baleària +30 km
The MARNATON eDreams events are held in exceptional, natural coastal environments, with some sections being part of a Natural Park and/or Nature Reserve. We must remind all participants of the importance of respecting the environment around us at all times, and therefore helping to protect it.
MARNATON requests everyone’s cooperation in leaving no trace of our presence behind and, after the event, to leave the area in a better condition than we found it.
As an open water swimmer you respect and protect the environment.
Registration is only done through the MARNATON website (www.marnaton.com)
The swimmer must use the Swimming bag, identified with their participant number, to be provided by the organization to store their personal belongings. The bag will travel on the boat at all times so it is possible for the objects inside to get wet if they are not sufficiently protected.
Once the crossing is over, the skipper will bring the bags to the arrival.
Swimmers transfers from arrival to the start will be made before the competition by buses and / or boats. The schedules of the transports will be published and informed with the due advance in the web.
All participants are required to carry the following material, which can be verified at the start and / or at any point of the race.
The organization also recommends carrying the following material:
The organization may add some type of mandatory material not included in this section. In this case, this material will be notified well in advance to the participants through the web or by email.
The organization will NOT mark the route being the guiding boat that guides the swimmer.
For the proper development of the event, the organization reserves the right to modify the trajectory of a swimmer if it considers that it is jeopardizing its integrity or the integrity of other members of the crossing, or if it considers that it is breaking the regulatory distance. The decision of the judges on the boats will be indisputable and can generate a claim once the test is over.
Swimmers will be guarded by rescue boats in order to ensure the safety of swimmers.
The organization will facilitate the provisioning, which will consist of water, isotonic drinks, bananas and gels.
Each guide boat will be in charge of supplying said refreshment to the swimmer or swimmers whenever they request it or by an agreed guideline before starting.
If the swimmer has special needs at the nutrition level, he can load the product he considers as long as it does not exceed 2kg in total.
In no case may the participant throw the packaging or packaging of the supplies into the sea. Said act will be penalized with disqualification.
If a participant decides to leave, we advise:
The organization reserves the right to force a swimmer to abandon the event:
|TYPE OF FAULT||PENALTIES|
|Disposing of rubbish in unauthorized areas or any kind of behaviour which does not respect the natural environment|| |
|Unsporting behaviour towards other athletes or the organization||Disqualification|
|Lack of compulsory equipment||Disqualification|
|Participating in the event without having signed up|
|Expulsion and a ban on participating in future events|
|Participating with someone else’s bib number||Disqualification|
|Not passing the obligatory chip control points|
(starting point, end point, mid-point if any)
Time penalties will be decided depending on the seriousness of the infringement.
|Not following the route marked out by the organization||Disqualification|
|Failure to assist another person||Disqualification|
|Withdrawal without informing the organization of your withdrawal||Ban on participating in future events|
|Not following orders from stewards or medical staff||Disqualification|
|Climbing into a support vessel, kayak or refreshment boat||Disqualification|
|Exceeding the maximum permitted swimming time||Disqualification and should give up the event in a boat of the organization|
The organization reserves the right to penalize any form of behaviour not contained on the above list of faults which violates the provisions of these rules.
There are two possible stages in the RAID, and the organization will chose the best one depending on the weather. For reasons of force majeure beyond its control the organization reserves the right to suspend, divert, neutralize or modify the time slots and / or the routes and supplies of the event.
This decision will be taken in a technical committee, agreeing with maritime authorities and safety device, taking into account security. As well as respecting the conditions to which the permits are subject.
They can be grounds for partial or total cancellation:
At the end of the test, couples will have half an hour before the awards ceremony for possible modifications and / or claims about the classification.
Each team will be classified based on the time taken to reach the goal of the last of the components to arrive.
This event is not scoring for the Cup.
The first classified team of each category will receive a trophy.
All participants must complete a questionnaire about Medical information. In the case of answering affirmatively any of the questions, to be able to participate it will be indispensable to upload the required medical certificate to the platform.
If the organization considers it to be necessary, it may change these rules. Due notice of the changes will be given to the participants. Registration implies acknowledgement and acceptance of these rules.
The organizing body reserves the right to use any type of photograph, film or recording that it takes, as long as it is related to participation in the event. The organizing body exclusively reserves the right over the image of the MARNATON challenges, as well as of the audio-visual, photographic and journalistic exploitation of the competition.
In accordance with the provisions of article 21 of Law 34/2002 on Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce (Servicios de la Sociedad de la Información y el Comercio Electrónico), we request your consent to carry out marketing communications which we consider may be of interest to you, by email or by any any other method of equivalent electronic communication.
Any media or marketing project will have to have the organization’s prior express consent in writing. Otherwise, all legal actions will be taken that are considered to be relevant.
Data protection. In compliance with the provisions of the General Ruling of Data Protection 976/2016, MM MARNATON 2008 S.L. (hereinafter referred to as MARNATON) with Tax Identification Code: B64835390, informs you that the personal data that you provided on the registration form on the website: www.marnatonedreams.com is incorporated into an automated file which MARNATON is responsible for; the purpose of this file is to administer and manage your participation in the event.
In any case, you may withdraw your consent at any given time and exercise your rights of access, rectification, cancellation and objection, by writing for this purpose to MARNATON using the email address email@example.com.
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À l’exception de Cadaqués, Swimrun Cap de Creus et Big Swim, toutes nos courses ont été reportées à cause de la crise sanitaire de la COVID-19. Les nouvelles dates, celles indiquées sur la page web MARNATON sont actualisées.
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