XV TERRAS do INFANTE – LAGOS dos DESCOBRIMENTOS
EUROPEAN CUP 2 STAGE – 2018
The “Terras do Infante” tournament is organised by Roller Lagos Skating Club, with help from the Comité Europeu of Speed Skating – C.E.C. the Portuguese Skating Federation, the Skating Association of Alentejo, also with suppport from Lagos Municipal Council and local council offices of São Gonçalo, Lagos as well as various sponsorships and help from local businesses. This will be the 2nd stage of the European Cup 2018 for the following categories Cadets, Youth, Juniors & Elite/Seniors.
The event will be held on 6th, 7th & 8th of April 2018.
Friday 6th– 9h00-23h00; Saturday 7th – 9h00-23h00; Sunday 8th – 9h00-13h00
6th & 7th April, will be held on the banked Vesmaco track which has a 200m perimeter, located at Júlio Dantas Secondary School. 8th April, races will take place on Avenida dos Descobrimentos and roads around the city of Lagos.
4. WHO CAN SKATE?
The competition is open to skaters from category BAMBIS upwards. Skaters will compete over the 3 days in their respective age group category divided into male and female. Participants can skate as representatives of their club, school, team, individuals of any nationality
Registrations are limited and must be submitted in accordance with the standards indicated in the following paragraphs:
a) Registrations must be done online at https://europeancupinline.eu
b) Entry fees –
|Age Groups||till 11 March||from 12 to 25 March|
|BAMBIS, ESCOLARES, INFANTIS, INICIADOS E MASTERS||12,5€||20€|
|CADETES, JUVENIL/YOUTH, JUNIORES E SENIORES||25€||35€|
c) Deadline for registrations – Registration of subscriptions will close at 24h00 on the 25/03/2018. After this date registration and payments of these will only be accepted at the discretion of the organizers
d) Packages – The are “Deals/Packages” available which include, accommodation and food as an extra payment to the registration to skate.
e) Payment – The registrations will only be valid after payment online has been validated.
6. AGE GROUPS
|AGE GROUP||YEAR OF BIRTH|
|Not federated/School teams||Born after 1999, non-federated and/or registered to skate in school team|
|BAMBIS – U 7||2012 & after|
|ESCOLARES – U 9||2011 / 2010|
|INFANTIS – U 11||2009 / 2008|
|INICIADOS U 13||2007 / 2006|
|CADETES||2005 / 2004|
|JUVENIS / YOUTH||2003 / 2002|
|SENIORES-ELITES||1999 & before|
|SENIORES B AND MASTERS||1999 & before (if not already registered as seniores elites)|
7. BIB NUMBERS AND CHIPS
The race numbers and chips must be collected from the tournaments secretary’s office, which is located in the pavillion of the sports halls at Escola Júlio Dantas, on Thursday 5th April, between 14h00- 20h00, a deposit or identification document must be produced, this will be returned when all race numbers and chips are returned to the secretary at the end of the tournament.
The competition is regulated by the present rule and anything it is omitted, is governed by the rules of the National Skating Committee of the Skating Federation of Portugal.
|AGE GROUP||DISTANCES (IN METERS)|
|Non Federated/ Schools||800M | 400M|
|BAMBIS – U 7||600M | 400M | 100M|
|ESCOLARES – U 9||800M | 600M | 100M|
|INFANTIS – U 11||1000M | 800M | 400M|
|INICIADOS U 13||3000M | 2000M | 400M|
|CADETES||1KM | 3KM | 500M | 5KM P/E | (*) (European Cup) 100M, 25KM Road|
|JUVENIS / YOUTH||1KM | 3KM | 500M | 5KM P/E | (*) (European Cup) 100m, 25Km Road|
|JUNIORES||1KM | 5KMP | 500M | 5/10KMP/E | (*) (European Cup) 100m, 25Km Road|
|SENIORES-ELITES||1KM | 5KMP | 300M TT | 5/10KMP/E | (*) (European Cup) 100m, 25Km Road|
|SENIORES B AND MASTERS||1KM | 5KM P | 25KM Road|
|Relays – Formation||1200 (6 LAPS) | (3 SKATERS)|
|Relays – Absolutos||500 + 30 (2,5 LAPS) – (2 SKATERS)|
(*) Races for the European Cup.
To determine the overall winner for the competition we look at the the Individual Final Ranking
To get to the Final Individual Ranking the sum of all points acquired by the skater in all races completed is added together. Points for each race are allocated in reverse, therefore 1º place receives points relating to the total number of participants in each race, with the last skater receiving 1 point. Should there be a tie for the Final Ranking position the points obtained in the last race skated will serve to settle the title (this applies to all categories)
Winner of the Team Final Ranking is obtained by adding together all final rankings for each skater of the team.
For the European Cup, there will be individual classification for Long or Short distance in Cadets, Youth, Juniors and Seniors categories. For the Short distance points acquired in races of 500m or 300m ttand 1Km ; For the Long Distance points acquired in the races of 3km/5km and 10Km. In the event of a tie, it will be the result of the last race of the event.
a) Trophies and/or medals – all age groups
Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 skaters in all races by age group and gender, except for Seniors Elite in which prizes will be awarded to the top 5 skaters in accordance with the Individual Final Ranking.
Prizes will be awarded to the top 10 clubs/teams in Team Ranking Final. The Portuguese Club (excluding the organizing club) and foreign club with most athletes participating will also win an award.
In the European Cup Cadetes, Youth, Juniors & Seniors, medals will be awarded to top 3 places in Long Distance and also top 3 places in Short Distance.
b) b) Prize money for Juniors and Seniors
Prize money (a total amount of € 4000) will be awarded to the 5 top winners in the Individual Final Ranking in the Seniors Elite class, both male and female, as well as a trophy each. In addition, prize money will be awarded to the 3 top winners in the Individual Final Ranking in Juniors A, male and female, as well as a trophy each. Prizes will also be awarded to the top qualifiers in the marathon event and to the Lagos track record holders, male and female, in the 300 m time trial.
Prize Money: Seniors Elite – Male and Female
Prize money: Juniors A – Male and Female
c) b) Special Prize Money by Race – Absolutos Male and Female
(all participating skaters from Cadetes to Seniors and Masters):
- 300m c/r – Track Record, • Male skater (current record holder – 23,759’’ – Simon Albrecht – GER) and Female skater (current record holder 26,253’’ – Sandrine Tas – BEL) Fastest in this race, if they beat the current record will win € 150
- Half Marathon / Road Race –
There will be two prize giving ceremonies, one after the conclusion of the European Cup on Saturday 7th evening, and the other after the Half Marathon on Sunday 8th April morning.
12. ACCOMMODATION AND MEALS
The organization has accommodation with partners of the event and offers packages with special conditions for clubs and athletes.
A Snack-Bar service is available during the tournament, also meals are available for Friday (lunch and dinner), Saturday (lunch and dinner) and Sunday (lunch) at Júlio Dantas School.
|Meals prices||till 11 March||12 to 25 March||After 25 March at racing location (limited number)|
|Price of each meal||6€||7,5€||9€|
Bank account details for payments:
|Account Name||Roller Lagos Clube de Patinagem|
|Bank Name||Caixa Geral de Depositos|
|IBAN||PT50 0035 0387 0003 651793091|
14. MEDICAL ASSISTANCE
The organization guarantee the presence of the emergency services at all sites of the races.
The organization is not responsible for any accident during the race or damages suffered by competitors, the physical fitness of the athletes is their responsibility and the representation to which they are bound and must have valid sport insurance.
Any complaints or protests must be submitted in writing, addressed to the referee, within 10 minutes after the end each race.
All omitted cases shall be considered and resolved by the organization.
17. CONTACTS AND CLARIFICATIONS
Any clarification concerning these regulations may be obtained through the Roller Lagos Clube de Patinagem, Av. Cabo Bojador, lote 4, C, 8600- 644 Lagos.
Presidente do Roller Lagos, Marco Cardoso, TM – +351 918202267, firstname.lastname@example.org
Lagos, January 2018