FOUR BRIDGES NIGHT RUN 2018

PLACE OF EVENT: MESTNI TRG – ŠKOFJA LOKA
TIME OF EVENT: Friday, 15th June 2018 and Saturday, 16th June 2018
ORGANISERS: 4BR Society and Sports Association Škofja Loka

1. DAILY EVENTS

Friday, 15th June 2018

  • 20.00 – 24.00 Runners’ get-together with pasta party and concerts (Cankarjev trg)
  • 17.00 – 22.00 Night Open Air Art Festival “Nočni LUFt” (Mestni trg)

Saturday, 16th June 2018

  • 10.00 Kindergarten runs
  • 10.00 Sport’s market
  • 17.00 Run4Unity
  • 18.00 School runs for The Four Mayors Cup
  • 21.00 Four Bridges night Run
  • 23.00 Announcement of the results
  • 23.00 Sport-social get-together with a concert

2. RUNNERS’ GET-TOGETHER

A so-called ‘Pasta party’ will be organised on Friday at 8 pm in Cankar Square in Škofja Loka. It is all about runners socialising on the eve of the run when lots of fresh pasta will be cooked, when we will get together and be entertained with a music programme.

Night Open Air Art Festival on Mestni Square from 6 pm until 11 pm will satisfy unique art lovers.

Price of the Pasta party:

  • 2 € (pre-application)
  • 3 € (on the day of the event)

3. ENTRY FEES

ENTRY FEES fees up to 3rd May 2018 fees up to 31st May 2018 fees up to 16th June 2018
Individuals 23,00 € 29,00 € 35,00 €
Relay (two runners) 46,00 € 58,00 € 70,00 €
Group entry (at least ten runners) 20,00 € 26,00 € 32,00 €
Families (at least three runners) 20,00 € 26,00 € 32,00 €

What does the price include?

The price includes an organised running event according to the standards of the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) and Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS) with track security, refreshments along the track and in the finish area, a warm meal, measurement and publishing of the results as well as medical assistance. Electronic measurements will be carried out with chips. Every participant will receive along with a competition number also a chip for single use. All participants of the Four Bridges Run will get a running shirt, various promotion materials, products and services provided by the sponsors.

1 EURO FOR CHARITY

1 euro will be taken from each entry fee for charity.

4. CATEGORIES

The night 10K Four Bridges Run will be divided into six categories – same for women and men. The additional category is the relay run formed of two women, two men or mixed teams regardless of age.

Category (women and men) Year of birth
up to 30 1988 and younger
31 – 40 1978 – 1987
41 – 50 1968 – 1977
51 – 60 1958 – 1967
61 – 70 1948 – 1957
over 71 1947 and older

Relays

The relay run involves teams of two women, men or mixed teams regardless of age. The track for the relay is the same as the track for the individuals and the starting time is also the same. The relay track is divided into two laps. The first member of the team runs the lap of 4 km, the second member has 6 km to run. The finish for the first lap is in Mestni trg (Town Square) where the start is and where the changing takes place as well. The place for the change will be well marked.

5. ENTRY RESTRICTIONS

The number of paid registration is limited to 1511.

In the afternoon of March 26th 1511, one of the strongest earthquakes in this part of Europe has hit Škofja Loka. Earthquake damage is well documented. Memorial plates, engraved in stone, are built in the walls of the Škofja Loka castle and granary. In the chapel, inside the house of citizen Schwartz, an inscription on the wall has been found, describing earthquake and its consequences. Even thou town has suffered a substantial damage, Bishop Philip has managed to renew it in few years, and quick development followed. Many buildings from those times are still in use today.

6. 100 EUROS FOR THE TRACK RECORD

A new record of the track in individual competition will be rewarded with 100 euros. The current record holders are Lucija Krkoč (Mizuno Team) with the time 35:46 and Stefan Listabarth (Asics Frontrunner Austria) with the time 30:24.

7. ESTIMATED TIME OF RUNNING

For the sake of better safety and easier organisation the individual competitors are required to estimate their running time on the application form (up to 40 minutes, from 40 to 50 minutes; more than 50 minutes). According to the estimated times the participants will be divided into three groups each having a different colour competition number. Each group will have a different starting box.

8. MEDICAL CARE

Everybody competes at their own risk. During the run medical teams will be at the ready.

9. ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE RESULTS

The announcement of the results for the night 10K run will be at approximately 11 pm.

10. GENERAL TERMS

The competition will be held according to the rules of SAF (Slovenian Athletics Federation) and the rules of this notice.

The official results of the competition will be published on the web site http://www.t4m.si.

The appeal committee will be on sight on the day of the competition in Mestni trg. Written complaints can be submitted to the appeal committee with the deposit of 20 EUR.

Event director
Igor Drakulič