Swimming Marathon „Podstrana 2019. – NG7“
Time: from 9:30 h until 13:30 h
Place: In front of the Sailing club Podstrana, Mutogras – Podstrana
THE MARATHON PROPOSITIONS – 2.500 m and 7.500 m
Organizer: Sports association Nova generacija 7 – SUNG 7, Podstrana.
The swimming marathon (hereafter competition) consists of two races lasting 2.500 m and
7.500 m. The start position is in front of the Sailing club “Podstrana”, the swimming course is
set out in a rectanglular shape for 2 500 m (four buoys a turn) anticlockwise. You are
supposed to pass the bouy on your left hand side.
- Members of sports associations and recreational athletes from Croatia or abroad are
welcome to participate,
- Women and men are competing at the same time, but the results are evaluated
- Each contestant is participating at their own responsibility which they will confirm by
signing a written statement during the application process,
- Persons under the age of 18 can only compete if they provide a written statement
from a parent or a guardian which allows them to participate in the race.
The competitors are competing in these categories:
1. THE ABSOLUTE CATEGORY (M/F),
2. AGE CATEGORIES (M/F),
- The category for those up to 15 years of age (M/F) ,
- The category for those 16 – 35 years of age (M/F),
- The category for those 36 – 55 years of age (M/F),
- The category for those 56 or older (M/F).
Awards by categories:
1. THE ABSOLUTE CATEGORY
- 1st place – a cup + prize money,
- 2nd place – a cup + prize money,
- 3rd place – a cup + prize money.
2. AGE CATEGORIES
- The first three places in the category – medals,
- The youngest and the oldest participant – a symbolic prize (option).
Each competitor will get a shirt and a medal for finishing the marathon. Also, food
and drinks are provided for each competitor. Each competitor can dowload certificat for
participate in the marathon in PDF format from web page www.sung7.hr .
- Each competitor is participating at their own risk – confirming it by signing an
Application form to participate in the marathon. The liability isn’t transferable to the
organizer under any circumstances,
- For participants under the age of 18, their parent of guardian must provide the
signature. With said Application form, they need to sign a statement allowing the
minor to participate in the race,
- Minors without their statement signed won’t be allowed to participate,
- The time limit for the 2500m race is 90 minutes after the race starts,
- The time limit for the 7500m race is 90 minutes after the winner finishes the race or
three and a half hours after the race starts.
- You can apply through the web site: www.sung7.hr,
- The application process will be open until 11.07.2019. (Thursday) at 23:59 h,
- The participant has the right to compete after they have paid the registration fee and
correctly filled out the application form online.
- You will be able to apply at the Start position on the day of the race as well.
THE BEGINNING OF THE COMPETITION
- The competition will begin on the 14.07.2019. (Sunday) at 9:30 h and end three and
a half (3:30) hours after the start at the latest,
- The competitors who finish the race in this time limit will be competing officially.
- Registration fee will be 100,00kn for payments made before the 11.07. 2019. at
23:59. Registration fee is paid through a general payment slip or through internet
banking into the Sailing associations account,
- Registration fee on the day of the competition is 100,00kn and it’s payable in cash.
Payer: Name and Surname of the participant,
Recipient: Sports association Nova generacija 7 – SUNG 7,
Amount: 100,00 kn,
Reference number: 14072019,
Description of payment: Registration fee for the marathon – Name and Surname of the participant.
- It’s necessary to bring the confirmation of payment on the day of the race.
All participants who want to stay in a private accommodation can contact the Tourist Board
of Podstrana (tel/mob: 0038521333775/00385955410667, mail: email@example.com) or
the organizer of the marathon (mob: 00385981940281, mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).
- The organizer will provide a health service and life guards during the competition,
- The participants will be closely monitored by boats during the race,
- The rules to the „Podstrana 2019. – NG7“ swimming marathon – according to The
Rules of Competition of the Croatian Swimming Federation (http://www.hsdp.hr),
- The list of allowed swimwear (including regular swimwear) – Available at:
- In inadequate suits (neoprene for triathlon and similar) participation is possible but
out of competition.
While swimming, it is forbidden( = automatic disqualification):
- Shortening the path,
- Any physical conflict (kicking other competitors etc.),
- Touching the life boats (with intention to rest etc.).
The organizer has the right to amend the proposal for the competition.