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GFNY CHILE

PROGRAM

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FRIDAY NOVEMBER 23rd 2018

TIME 10:00 a 21:00 hrs.
EVENT * Expo GFNY Chile Athletes check-in
LOCATION Mall Sport, Av. Las Condes 13.451, Las Condes –  Santiago.

SATURDAY NOVEMBER 24th 2018

TIME 10:00 a 21:00 hrs.
EVENT * Expo GFNY Chile Athletes check-in
LOCATION Mall Sport, Av. Las Condes 13.451, Las Condes –  Santiago.
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SUNDAY NOVEMBER 25th 2018

TIME 05:30 hrs.
EVENT ** Opening
LOCATION Casona Viña Veramonte, CasaBlanca – Chile.

TIME 07:00 a 07:45 hrs.
EVENT

** Latest entry to designated corral.

GFNY CHILE – CASABLANCA powered by Cannondale.

LOCATION Casona Viña Veramonte,
Casablanca – Chile.

TIME 08:00 hrs.
EVENT

Start GFNY CHILE – CASABLANCA powered by Cannondale.

LOCATION Casona Viña Veramonte, Casablanca – Chile.

TIME 14:00 a 15:00 hrs.
EVENT

Award Ceremony.

LOCATION Frontis Casona Viña Veramonte, Casablanca – Chile.

TIME 16:00 hrs.
EVENT

Event Closure.

LOCATION Casona Viña Veramonte, Casablanca – Chile.

Important

* Check-in must be on Expo, there is no pick-up or check in on race day November 25th 2018.
** We recommend car pooling to the race start.
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GFNY CHILE

ROUTE

01.
80K CIRCUIT
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02.
140K CIRCUIT
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* The routes and points of supply could be modified and will be announced with time.

GFNY CHILE

RULES

GENERAL

GFNY Chile (”GFNY”) is a bike ride where riders are individually timed.

 

ENTRY

2.1. The entry to GFNY is open to riders aged 18 or older.

Registration is done online at www.gfnychile.com. Online entry closes on November 20th, after that, any available entries will be sold at the GFNY Chile Expo on November 23er-24th. GFNY has the sole discretion over entry numbers and cut off dates.

 

2.2. Riders who have been banned by a federation for a doping violation will be refused.

 

2.3. Each rider has to ensure that his/her health condition es sufficient fot the event.

 

2.4. Each rider is responsible for having sufficient insurance coverage. GFNY may offer additional insurance at its sole discretion.

 

2.5. Entries are not refundable, transferable or deferrable. No rider shall be entitled to an entry fee refund in case of disqualification.

 

2.6. GFNY reserves the right, in its sole and complete discretion, deny entry, revoke the entry application of any applicant at any time, and/or to disqualify any individual from the Event.

EQUIPMENT

3.1. Bike: any technically serviceable roadworthy bicycle is permitted. The following are not permitted for safety reasons: mountain bikes with no road tires, prone bicycles, recumbent bikes and bicycles with chair seating, penny farthings or mono cycles. Unsafe bikes can be banned at any time during the event.

 

3.2. Triathlon bikes/aero bars are PROHIBITED.

 

3.3. Helmets must be worn by all riders at all times and have to be securely fastened with a chinstrap at all times while riding.

 

3.4. Bike Number: The number plate straps must be attached to the handlebar and be clearly visible from the front at all times. Any alteration of the number can lead to disqualification.

 

3.5. Athletes check in can only be done by the competitor itself at the GFNY Expo. No exceptions will be made.

 

3.6. Wrist band: the wrist band must be worn at all times during the event.

3.7. Riders have to carry at least one spare tube and a functioning pump or CO2 cartridge.

3.8. Headphones are not allowed.

START

4.1. Entry to the start area is only from the designated entrances which will be emailed to you one month prior to the race. Riders without their GFNY bike number, jersey number, helmet and wristband at the checkpoint will be refused access to the start area.

4.2. The starting corrals close at 7:30am. If a rider is late, he/she will not be able to enter the start corrals on or be eligible for competition.

 

 

START ORDER

(1) First athletes registered will have preference, VIP.

(2) General GF riders according to their age group (younger to older)

Riders have to start in their designated corral. Riders are allowed to start in a corral further back than their designated corral.

If a rider attempts to get in a corral ahead than allocated he/she will be disqualified.

COMPETITION

 

5.1. All riders are timed by chip timing from strat to finish. The first 20 riders overall are ranked by order of arrival. This number can be changed by the jury if necessary if there are groups arriving around 20th finish place. All other riders are rankedby net (chip) time. GFNY reserves the right, in its sole and complete discretion, to change the rules if deemed appropriate.

5.2. CATEGORIES

(Valid only for 160K distance)

OVERALL M/F

18-39 M/F, 40-44 M/F, 45-49 M/F, 50-54 M/F, 55-59 M/F, 60-64 M/F, 65+ F, 65-69 M, 70-74 M, 75+ M

*80K participants will be timed and their times will be posted in alphabetical order.

 

5.3. Prizes will be awarded to the top three in each category. Distribution of the prizes as at the sole discretion of GFNY. Prizes not picked up at the awards ceremony will be distributed to other riders. Prizes will not be shipped or given to any other riders.

 

5.4. All protests concerning the order of finish shall be examined and resolved by the chief judge, whose decision is final and without appeal. It es the rider’s responsibility to familiarize himself/herself with the rules of the event and the course before the start. Taking alternate toutes or cutting the course short leads to disqualification frem the current competition and to a ban at future GFNY.

ABUSE

6.1. No rider may be disrespectful toward race directors, officials, staff, riders, volunteers or spectators.

6.2. No rider may use foul or abusive language or conduct during GFNY.

6.3. No rider may assault (an unlawful attempt, coupled with the present ability, to commit a violent injury on the person of another) or do battery (any willful and unlawful use of force or violence upon the person of another) to anyone connected with GFNY (including but not limited to riders, spectator, public officials, volunteers, staff, etc).

6.4. Any of the above will lead to disqualification and a lifelong ban for Gran Fondo Nueva York Inc events.

CONDUCT

7.1 Cyclist have to obey all laws of the road including traffic lights and stop signs unless overwritten by police. Violators may be ticketed by local law enforcement and/or disqualified and removed from the event.

7.2. No rider may make an abrupt motion so as to interfere with the forward progress of another rider, either intentionally or by accident.

7.4. Pushing or pulling or any other physical assistance among riders is prohibited in all categories, except the HIM&HER categories where pushing or pulling is encouraged. Devices of any sort to pull or push are not allowed.

7.5. Team cars or personal support cars are not allowed.

7.6. If a rider is laying on the ground and is visibly in difficulty, any following rider has to stop and help, unless there are already at least three people helping. The rider may continue if a) the victim is fine or b) medical person has arrived. Help others, you may need help one day.

7.7. Any misconduct with respect to the above can lead to disqualification and a lifelong ban at GFNY Inc. events.

PERFORMANCE ENHANCING DRUGS

8.1 GFNY is committed to a drug free sport. Performance Enhancing Drugs (PED) are prohibited in preparation for and during GFNY. GFNY reserves the right to enforce doping controls before, during and after the event.

8.2. Any violation of World Anti Doping Association (WADA) rules will lead to disqualification, reclaim of prizes and a lifelong ban at GFNY Inc events. GFNT shares positive doping controls with other event organizations as well as the public at large once USADA determined a rule violation.

8.3. If a rider declines to be tested, he/she will be banned.

8.4. A rider who tests positive at GFNY will have to reimburse the cost of the doping control. Furthermore, such rider has to reimburse GFNY for any damages to its reputation that are a consequence of his/hr positive doping control. If the rider is part of a team participating at GFNY, the team can be held liable for this damage.

GFNY participants are highly encouraged to stay informed about PEDs and PED testing.

GFNY recommend the USADA Athlete Handbook.

 

A rider who is currently banned by WADA from competition may not participate in any GFNY event. After the ban, he/she is allowed to participate but has to start at the back of the field, will not be timed and will not be in the results.

ENVIROMENT

9.1. GFNY is committed to protecting the environment. Any discarding of trash or food outside the designated trash receptacles at the aid stations or “eco zones” is prohibited and can lead to disqualification and a lifelong ban at GFNY. Any urinating in public is prohibited and can lead to disqualification and a lifelong ban at GFNY events.

 

ACCEPTANCE OF RISK

9.2. All those who ride and compete under these rules do so at their own risk. No liability shall attach to GFNY or any of its officials with respect to any loss or injury sustained or caused by anyone competing or riding in GFNY.

 

RULE CHANGES

9.2 Rules and course can be altered if deemed necessary at sole discretion of GFNY.

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