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Rules & Regulations of 2019 Happy 10k Guangzhou

1. HOST

Chinese Athletic Association

People's Government of Guangzhou's Haizhu District

Guangzhou Sports Competitions Centre

Infront Sports & Media (Beijing) Co., Ltd

Zhongao Yinggu Sports Development Co., Ltd

2. ORGANIZER

Guangzhou Haizhu District Culture, Radio, Television and Tourism Bureau

Guangzhou Athletic Association

Sports Federation of Guangzhou's Haizhu District

Canton Tower Tourism & Culture Development Co., Ltd. 

3. RACE DATE AND LOCATION

1) Race Time: 7:30-9:30 a.m. Sunday, May 19th, 2019

2) Race Start Location: Second Floor of Canton Tower

4. EVENT

10k Road Race

5. RACE COURSE

1) Race course:

East side of Canton Tower (Start) → Yuejiang West Rd. (Eastwards retrograde) → Under Liede Bridge (turn to the south side lane eastwards) → Yuejiang West Rd. → Yuejiang Middle Rd. (Eastwards) → Huizhan West Rd. (Southwards) → Pazhou Ave. (Westwards)→Nanfeng East Rd.  (U-Turn) →Huizhan West Rd.(Northwards)→Yuejiang Middle Rd.  (Eastwards)→The Interchange of Yuejiang Middle Rd. and Huizhan East Rd. →Yuejiang Middle Rd. (Westwards)→Yuejiang West Rd.  (Westwards) → East side of Canton Tower (Finish)

2) The final detailed course shall be subject to the race course published before the race.

6. RULES OF COMPETITION

1) Age Requirements

Participants shall be at least 18 years old, and must register with valid IDs such as ID card, military officer's card and passport.

2) Participants shall be in good health with the basis of long-term participation in running exercise or training.

Anyone who has any of the following diseases are not recommended to participate:

a) Never ran a 10k, or train in running for less than 3 months;

b) Congenital heart disease and rheumatic heart disease;

c) Hypertension and cerebrovascular disease;

d) Myocarditis and other heart diseases;

e) Coronary artery disease and server irregular heartbeat;

f) Diabetes;

g) Pregnancy.

h) Having cold symptoms two weeks prior to the race;

i) Other diseases that is not suitable for sports;

3) Registration Procedure:

Please log into the official website www.happy10k.cn for registration.

Registration fee: 100 RMB/person.

Race Bag:

All participants will get a race bag containing running T-shirt, bibs (including timing chips on the back, not recycled), Player’s Guide etc.

7. COMPETITION METHOD

1) The race is conducted in accordance with the latest Rules and Regulations of Track & Field issued and certified by IAAF and CAA.

2)  All participants shall wear the bib number in front of the chest correctly. If the number of bib or race result is not recorded at the timing points due to incorrectly wearing of bib or chips, folding or blocking bib, the results shall be cancelled.

3) Roll Call: All participants need to arrive at the designated roll-call area at 6:30AM on May 19th 2019.

4) Ranking Method: by gun time.

5) Cut-off Time:

To ensure the safety of all participants and the smooth operation of the race, a cut-off time shall be applied at each section along the course during the race, close the traffic within limited time. After the cut-off time, the traffic will be unblocked at the corresponding sections. The participants should quit and exit from the course to avoid danger if they fail to finish within cut-off time.

The cut-off time: 2 hours after the start of the race.

6) The organizing committee provides inductive timing service for the race, and participants must wear the timing chips, the organizing committee shall not be held responsible if the participant fails to wear the timing chip correctly and cause the invalidity of race result due to his/her own reason. Participants must go through all the timing reacting zones, including the starting point, turning points, and finishing point along the route. Participants shall run through each timing carpet during the race. Those who miss any timing record from all timing points will not be qualified for final ranking.

7) Bag Storage and Pick-up: All participants shall storage personal belongings at designated area by the small bib number that are in accordance with the big bib, and claim their baggage by presenting their own race number bib after the race. Baggage not collected within time limit will be disposed by the organizing committee as unclaimed baggage. Please do not put valuables in your storage bag (such as mobile phone, identification document, cash, keys, credit card, iPad, etc.).

8) Participants will be punished with disqualification from the race, barred for race for 2 years, if participants committed any of the followings:

a) Register by false age or race by others after registration;

b) Racing with two or more than two timing chips;

c) Not following the start order and start at non-designated area;

d) Violating the rules when starting;

e) Continuing racing after cut-off time or back to the course in the midway;

f) Not completing the whole distance according to the course map, taking any public transportation to finish race, but not running;

g) Forging bib number to participate or race in relay;

h) Not following staff’s order. Rioters who disturbing the race order;

i) Other behaviors against the social security rules.

9) Doping Control:Doping Control will be conducted according to the CAA regulations and Rules and Regulations of IAAF.

8. AWARDING METHOD

1) Ranking Prize (in RMB)

Note: The awards will be given out after the publication of the race results and the anti-doping control result being accepted.

2) According to tax rules and regulations of The People's Republic of China, 20% individual income tax shall be charged on the prize money.

9. INSURANCE AND MEDICAL AID

a) The organizing committee offers life accident insurance to all participants and race relatives. Full responsibilities will be taken by participants if the insurance is invalid due to incorrect information registered.

b) The organizing committee will set fixed medical points at the start, finish points and along the race course with obvious signs 50 meters ahead of each point; First aid car will follow participants along the race course. Volunteers and working staff will be arranged in all medical points and water supply points, whom the participants can turn to if any help needed.

Warning:

The organizing committee will provide life accident insurance for all participants. However, due to the adverse consequences caused by participants’ own diseases and physical reasons, it will not be covered by accidental injury insurance. Therefore, please be aware of it when registering for the race.

The organizing committee will provide free on-site first-aid medical treatment during the race, but the relevant expenses incurred in hospital treatment will be taken care of by the participants.

Participants shall be responsible for any personal injury or death caused by taking stimulants or other illegal drugs during the competition.

To protect the safety of the participants, the referees and staff authorized by the organizing committee have the right to terminate the competition for the participants who are obviously unable to continue the race.

10.  CONTACT INFORMATION

Official Website: www.happy10k.cn

Official WeChat account: Happy 10k

Official Weibo account: Happy 10k

Official Email: happy10k_china@163.com

11. IN CASE OF FORCE MAJEURE, THE ORGANIZING COMMITTEE HAS RIGHT TO CANCEL THE RACE. FURTHER NOTICE WILL BE ANNOUNCED FOR UNMENTIONED ISSUES. HAPPY 10K ORGANIZING COMMITTEE RESERVES THE RIGHT TO INTERPRET THIS RULES & REGULATIONS.

Happy 10k Organizing Committee

March, 2019