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WELCOME TO VUELING BENIDORMHALF 2019

WELCOME TO VUELING BENIDORMHALF 2019

GENERAL INFORMATION

BIB COLLECTION

Place: Avda. Mediterráneo/Avda. Europa – Benidorm
Date: 1st March (12:00h to 20:00h) and 2nd March (10:00h to 17:00h)
National ID card or passport required to prove identity.

SHIRT

Once you have collected your bib, you will need to go to the shirt collection stand with your bib (you will not be given a shirt without it).

RACE

Starting point: Avda. Mediterráneo/Avda. Europa – Benidorm
Date: March 2nd, 2019
Time: 18:30 h.

ROUTE

There is a particularly important point that you must look out for. It is at around kilometre 9,700 at the passing over the counter finish line, where you will start to see signs for the fork, at which, 150 metres before the finish line, the 10k runners must stick to the right side of the road to make a 180 degree turn and reach the finish line, and the 21k runners must stick to the left side of the road to continue straight on along avenida del Mediterráneo and start the second lap.

The 21k runners, when at the end of the second lap, again reach the counter finish line, and this time you will have to make the same 180 degree turn the 10k runners made to reach the finish line.

10K: You will find feed zones at Km. 5 (water) and finish line (water + isotonic drinks + fruit).
21K: You will find feed zones at Km. 5 (water), Km. 10 (water + isotonic drinks), Km.15 (water) and finish line (water + isotonic drinks + fruit).

PLACEMENT

Each runner should be in the box corresponding to his or her predicted race time.

BOX 21K 10K
Rojo  1:00 a 1:25 h. 0:30 a 0:35 h.
Azul  1:25 a 1:35 h. 0:35 a 0:45 h.
Amarillo  1:35 a 1:45 h. 0:45 a 0:55 h.
Verde  + 1:45 h.  + 0:55 h.

PRACTICING RUNNERS

Practicing runners will run the race in defined times. They will have a sign enabling you to easily identify them.

Score times: 1.30 – 1.45 – 2.00 hours.
The 10K test will not have practicing runners.
 
TIMING


The race has a timing system comprising chips fastened to the bib. These chips are disposable. Handling or changing their position on the bib is prohibited.
 
FEED ZONES

10K: You will find feed zones at Km. 5 (water) and finish line (water + isotonic drinks + fruit).

21K: You will find feed zones at Km. 5 (water), Km. 10 (water + isotonic drinks), Km.15 (water) and finish line (water + isotonic drinks + fruit).
 
BAG STORAGE

One bag per bib can be stored.
The bag storage is located 100 metres from the finish line. You will find signage indicating the exact location.
Time: 17.00 to 21.30 hours 
The adhesive tape given to you with the runner’s bag should be used and your bib number should be indicated in the allocated space.
 
SHOWERS

You will find showers available at:

  • Ciudad Deportiva Guillermo Amor: Avenida Ciudad Deportiva, s/n (Benidorm)
  • Palau L’Illa de Benidorm: Partida Salto del Agua, s/n (Benidorm)

TOILETS

There will be conventional and chemical WCs at the start/finish zone.

WOMENS’ LOCKER ROOM

Vueling BenidormHalf provides all the female runners with a FEMALE TENT on the day of the race.
It is a private space for all the women who are running, so that they can have privacy and as much comfort as possible when changing before and after the race.

This tent will be located next to the bag storage area.
The runners may use this space freely as a kind of private dressing room.

PARKING

You will have free parking located at Plaza de Toros in Benidorm (2.000 metres from the start and finish zone). Limited places.

RESULTS

The times of the winners in each category will be displayed on the notice board. All the results will also be included on the website (www.benidormhalf.com) and social media on the same day as the race.

TROPHIES

All the runners who finish the race will receive a “Finisher” medal.
Trophies will also be given to those who finished in first, second and third place in each category.

PHOTOS & VIDEO

You can get your finish line photo by indicating your bib number at www.fotoscarreras.com from Tuesday March 3rd. Also the finish line personal video at www.corriendovoy.com.

RUNNER’S FAIR

All the runners, their companions and the general public can attend the Runner’s Fair, where they can enjoy a commercial zone, as well as many other parallel activities: Friday (12:00 to 20:00) and Saturday (10:00 until the end of the race).

MASTER CLASS

Zumba, BaileActivo y StrongZumba: Friday 5:30pm y Saturday 12:30pm & 1:30pm.

“TAPAS HALF MARATHON”

Once the race is over, the runners and their companions can enjoy the Tapas Half Marathon.

This is a gastronomic route through different Grupo Aurrera establishments, all located on the same street in the “Basques’ zone” (Calle Santo Domingo). It consists of eating 4 tapas and drinking 4 drinks at any of the Grupo Aurrera premises.

To take part, you need to register at any of the five restaurants, hand over the accreditation that will be in the “runner’s bag” and pay the registration (4 tapas and 4 drinks = €14). More information at: www.grupoaurrera.com

TERRA NATURA

Terra Natura Benidorm is an animal park with over 1,500 animals of 200 different species, of which 150 are endangered. It offers different educational proposals and outdoor activities designed for the whole family, making it an idyllic place to enjoy nature.

€10 discount coupon for all participants:

If you present your Vueling Benidorm Half 2019 bib at the Terra Natura Benidorm ticket offices, you will be given a €10 discount on the price of your ticket to Terra Natura Benidorm. This offer cannot be used in conjunction with other promotions and/or discounts. Ripped or photocopied pamphlets or those in poor condition will not be accepted. Valid until 31/12/2019.

OFFICIAL HOTEL

Hotel Don Pancho: An oasis of peace in the heart of Benidorm.

SOCIAL MEDIA

Any last minute news will be posted on our social media. Remember to tag all your posts with #VuelingBenidormHalf

Best of luck and let’s get running!

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