RULES & BONUS

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RULES OF THE GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES 2020

Races of the GTWS are: Zegama, Mont-Blanc Marathon, Dolomyths Run, Sierre-Zinal, Pikes Peak Marathon and Ring of Steall.

The final will take place in Argentina, Patagonia on the K42 on November 7th, 2020.

IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF EACH ATHLETE TO RESPECT THE RULES AND REGULATIONS OF EACH RACE.

RANKING POINTS BREAKDOWN – 1st  to 30th :
1ST1006TH6511TH5016TH3521ST2026TH10
2ND887TH6212TH4717TH3222ND1827TH8
3RD788TH5913TH4418TH2923RD1628TH6
4TH729TH5614TH4119TH2624TH1429TH4
5TH6810TH5315TH3820TH2325TH1230TH2

Runners need to take part to at least 3 on 6 qualifying races (Zegama, Mont-Blanc Marathon, Dolomyths Run, Sierre-Zinal, Pikes Peak Marathon and Ring of Steall) and reach the top 11 to be invited to the final. The overall ranking will take in count the 3 best results of the runner + the result of the final.

If the runner didn’t reach the top 11 but participated to 3 of the 6 qualifying races, he/she could go on his own to the final in Argentina.

The Golden Trail World Series Champions will be the one with the maximum numbers of points with his/her best three results plus the final & – in case of a tie 

1- the best place on one of the qualifying race of the GTWS

2- the second best place on one of the qualifying race of the GTWS

3- the third best place on one of the qualifying race of the GTWS

After the last race of the series, the Ring of Steall, an overall ranking will define a TOP 11 men and women. These top 11 men and women will be invited to participate in the Grand Final.

The points of the final will be different than the 6 qualifying races. For the final the runners will get the double. Here below:

1ST2006TH13011TH10016TH7021ST4026TH20
2ND1767TH12412TH9417TH6422ND3627TH16
3RD1568TH11813TH8818TH5823RD3228TH12
4TH1449TH11214TH8219TH5224TH2829TH8
5TH13610TH10615TH7620TH4625TH2430TH4

 

2. CATEGORY 

There is only one category scratch male and one female 

3. PRIZES

The top 11 men and women after the 6 qualifying races will get his/her trip to the final fully covered transport+ accommodation for one week with the guest of their choice.

The top 5 overall after the final (3 best results on the 6 qualifying races + results of the final) will get 10 000€
From the 6th to the 10th after the final (3 best results on the 6 qualifying races + results of the final) will get 5 000€

The 11th will only get the trip covered

4. PHOTOS,TV,VIDEOS RIGHTS

Any competitor expressly waives the right to the image during the GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES 2020, as he renounces all recourse against the organizer and his authorized partners for the use made of his image.

5. CNIL

In accordance with the Data Protection Act of 6 January 1978, you have the right to access and rectify your personal data. Through us, you may receive proposals from other companies or associations. If you do not wish it, you just have to write to us by indicating us your names, first name, complete address.

6. RUN FOR A CAUSE

In 2020 a donation will be made to an association to compensate our carbon footprint

7. HEALTH POLICY 

Read carefully

 

TOTAL OF THE PRIZE MONEY ON THE ENTIRE SERIES
INDIVIDUAL OVERALL RANKING PM FOR EACH TOP 5 MEN & WOMEN
INDIVIDUAL OVERALL RANKING BONUS FOR EACH ATHLETE FROM 6TH TO 10TH MEN & WOMEN
MINIMUM BONUS FOR TOP 5 M&W ON EACH RACE
MINIMUM BONUS FOR 6TH TO 10TH M&W ON EACH RACE
/6
TAKE PART TO 3/6 RACES AND REACH TOP 11 TO BE INVITED TO THE FINAL
1+
TOP 11 MEN & WOMEN CHOOSE ONE PERSON TO TRAVEL TO THE GRAND FINAL WITH

ELITES SUPPORT RULES

In order to be transparent, please find below who we consider Elites for the Golden Trail World Series and the different level of support.

The runners who meet the requirement below will get support for transport and accommodation in the maximum defined further.

If the runner reaches top 10 of Zegama/Marathon du Mont-Blanc/Dolomyths/Sierre-Zinal he/she will get support for his/her next race if and only if he/she follows the entire series (3/6races)

For Zegama

  • – Top 10 GTWS 2019
  • – Top 10 of the ITRA ranking category S dated from the 01/01/2020. This top 10 doesn’t take in consideration the ones who were top 10 GTWS 2019. It means that 10+10 athletes will be invited (10 of the GTWS 2019 + 10 of the ITRA ranking cat S)
  • – Top 10 Zegama 2019

For Marathon du Mont-Blanc

  • – Top 10 GTWS 2019
  • – Top 10 of the ITRA ranking category S dated from the 01/01/2020. These top 10 don’t take in consideration the ones who were top 10 GTWS 2019. It means that 10+10 athletes will be invited (10 of the GTWS 2019 + 10 of the ITRA ranking cat S)
  • – Top 10 Marathon du Mont-Blanc 2019

For Dolomyths run

  • – Top 10 GTWS 2019
  • – Top 10 of the Overall ranking after Marathon du Mont-Blanc
  • – Top 10 Dolomyth’s run 2019

For Sierre-Zinal

  • – Top 10 GTWS 2019
  • – Top 10 of the overall ranking after Dolomyths Run

For Pikes Peak Marathon

  • – Top 10 GTWS 2019
  • – Top 10 of the overall ranking after Sierre-Zinal

For Ring of Steall

  • -Top 10 GTWS 2019
  • – Top 10 of the overall ranking after Pikes Peak

SUPPORT

Transport:

Travelling from Europe to Europe: up to 300€*
Travelling from outside of Europe to Europe: up to 1000€*

Accommodation**:

Travelling from Europe to Europe: up to 300€*
Travelling from outside of Europe to Europe: up to 500€*
*Athlete must show all the invoices/receipts to claim the money. If the amount is under the maximum defined the athlete will receive the exact amount of his/her expenses. If it’s above the maximum defined the athlete won’t receive more than the maximum defined.
**For Zegama, Dolomyths Run, Sierre-Zinal and Ring of Steall the accommodation is organized by the race organization and therefore won’t be covered except if there is no more room.