Information*

Welcome to the Mazda IGA-Lauf through the Gardens of the World on 29th May 2016!

 

Accomodation

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Competitions

5 km

men / women / generation team

7 km Cross Run

men / women

10 km

men / women

1 km

Kid`s Run

 

Directions to the Gardens of the World

LocationGardens of the World
Eisenacher Str. 99 - 12685 Berlin

We suggest arriving by public transport due to the fact that there are limited parking spaces.

By S-Bahn: Taking S7 towards Ahrensfelde to the station Marzahn, change to Bus 195 towards S Mahlsdorf to “Gärten der Welt”

Entrance to the Gardens of the World

As a participant, you will receive free admission to the Gardens of the World on events day. Your bib number functions as your entrance ticket.

On request you can receive one additional ticket for a reduced price of EUR 1.50.

Please note, that admission is only granted at the entrance "Eisenacher Straße" where you can also find our Help Desk and late registration counter.

Event-Shirt

Event-Shirts can be ordered with the event registration for EUR 18.00 and will be handed out at race documents pickup. With the sticker on your race documents you will get the shirt at our merchandise tent. In addition, event-shirts can be purchased at the merchandise tent in the event village while stocks last.

Generation Teams

A Generation Team is made up of at least one adult (born 1998 and older) and another runner with a minimum age disparity of 16 years.

Please choose a team name according to the flora in the Gardens of the World. Fantasy names are not allowed.

Each team member needs a ChampionChip for timekeeping. For the team classification, both net times will be summarized. Starting time is at 10 am together with the 5 km single runners. Every team runner will be listed in the single evaluation as well.

Team classification

Kid / Adult: Teams that include a child aged between 10 and 14 and an adult who is at least 16 years older are allowed to start in this category.

Youth / Adult: Teams that include a young person aged between 15 and 18 and an adult who is at least 16 years older are allowed to start in this category.

Adult / Adult: Teams of two adults with an age disparity of at least 16 years are allowed to start in this category.

Kid's Run

The length of the course for the children is 1 km.

All kids born between 29th May 2011 and 2006 are allowed to start in this race.

After crossing the finishing line every child receives a medal that can be engraved with their name for EUR 4.00. Engraving can be booked with the online registration or right at the engraving tent.

Late Registration

As long as places are available late registration is possible at our race documents collection or on the day of the event up to one our before the start for an additional charge:

5 km

22.00 EUR

5 km Generation Team

35.00 EUR

7 km Cross Run

25.00 EUR

10 km

30.00 EUR

Kid's Run

5.00 EUR

Medal engraving

If desired the finisher medals can be engraved with the name and net time by costs of EUR 8,00 (children without time EUR 4,00). This service can be ordered during registration, at the race documents collection or spontaneous on events day.

 

Medical Assistance

Medical staff is available along the course as well as next to the starting and finishing area.

If you require medical assistance please – if possible – inform our volunteers or the medical staff on the course.

To enable optimal medical care in case of an emergency, please write the following information on the back of your BIB: first name and surname, age, pre-existing illnesses, emergency contact (phone number), blood group, p.r.n. contact details of general practitioner.

Organisation

Golazo Sports GmbH by order of LAC Olympia 88 Berlin e.V.

Golazo Sports GmbH
Maxdorfer Steig 7
10713 Berlin
GERMANY

Tel.: +49 (0)30 243 199 0

 

Personalised BIB Number

For a charge of EUR 3.00, you can choose your personal BIB number from the following ranges:

5 km

4.000 - 5.999

7 km Cross Run

7.000 - 8.999

10 km

1.000 - 2.999

Photos

JetlineActionPhotoYou can find your race pictures from the Mazda IGA-Lauf - shot by our partner Jetline Action Photo - approximately 1 week after the race here.

Race-Date

29th May 2016

Starting times

10.00 a.m. 5 km (single starters and generation teams)
11.10 a.m. Kid's Run
11.45 a.m. 7 km Cross
13.15 a.m. 10 km

Time limit

5 km 45 min
7 km Cross 1h 15 min
10 km 1h 30 min

Race Documents

Location Autohaus Koch
Marzahner Chaussee 219, 12681 Berlin
Date 28th May from 10am to 6pm*

Race numbers will be issued only upon presentation of your registration confirmation - also to third persons. Each participant will receive a clothing bag for safekeeping of their clothes and personal items at the start-/finish area. Event-shirts, ordered in advance, can be collected at the merchandise tent. In addition there is the possibility to buy an event-shirt for EUR 18.00 while stocks last. 

When collecting your race documents, you also have the chance to register children for the Kids’ Run (late registration fee EUR 5.00) and to book the individual engraving of your finisher medal (EUR 8.00 for adults / EUR 4.00 for kids).

*Subject to changes

Registration

You can register for the Mazda IGA-Lauf online until 25th May or via our paper entry form until 20th May 2016.

Registration fee
An overview of the registration fees for the Mazda IGA-Lauf 2016 can be found here.

Registration Deadline

Post or fax  20th May 2016
Online: 25th May 2016

All participants registered until May 20th will receive a personalised BIB with their name and starting block according to the provided target time. Runners registering later than 20th May will not get a personalized BIB and will be allocated automatically to starting block 4.

Registration Fee

For an overview of the registration fees please click here.

Results and Certificates

Results and certificates are available on our website www.berlin-runs.com approximately 2 hours after the event.

Please note that we do not send out certificates via mail.

Start / Finish

Start and Finish are placed in the Gardens of the World.

We recommend the use of public transport due to the fact that there are limited parking spaces. The Gardens of the World open at 9 am. Please use the entrance Eisenacher Straße only for access to the starting/finishing area.

 

Time limits for finishing the race:

5 km 45 min
7 km Cross 1h 15 min
10 km 1h 30 min

After crossing the finish line each runner receives their finisher medal that can be engraved for EUR 8.00 (children EUR 4.00). This option can be booked in the registration or you can pay directly on site.

Rented chips must be returned until 3pm on race day at the appropriately signposted stands.

Timekeeping

Timekeeping is obligatory for all distances (except for Kid’s run) using the Champion-Chip only. You can either use your own chip, rent (EUR 6,-) or buy (EUR 31,-) it with your registration. The chip must be worn on your shoes, otherwise timekeeping cannot be guaranteed. Distribution of rented chips takes place along with the race documentation – these chips are to be returned behind the finishing line within 2 hours after finishing the race at the appropriately signposted stands. Those who choose to keep their chips will be deemed to have bought them and charged EUR 25,- by direct debit.

Runners using their own chips are asked to check if the correct chip number has been registered at the race documents collection.

Walker / Skater / Buggies

Please note that walking sticks, inlineskates, bicycles and buggies are not allowed on the course! Participants may be disqualified from the race if using any of the aforementioned items.

*Last update 11.05.2016. Changes reserved.