CORRI LA VITA 2017
15th YEAR OF THIS EVENT
Sunday September 24th 2017
Florence – Piazza Vittorio Veneto
THE PROGRAM AND GENERAL INFORMATION
The Association Corri la Vita Onlus, in collaboration with LILT ( the Italian League for the Fight against Cancer – Florence Section), and the Amateur Sport Association Firenze Marathon, organize this athletic event which is a run of approx. 11 km and a walk of approx. 5 .5 km through the city of Florence.
THE DATE AND THE MEETING PLACE FOR THE 15th CORRI LA VITA EVENT:
It will take place in:
Florence on Sunday 24th September 2017
Meeting place: Piazza Vittorio Veneto
Meeting time: 8 a.m. onwards
Departure time: 9.30 a.m.
HOW TO PARTICIPATE IN THE WALK OR THE RUN
The walk of approx. 5.5 km is open to all. There are no winners or chronometric times taken, so no microchip is necessary.
The fun run of approx. 11 km is open to everyone (but will also include those runners who are registered with a microchip for their individual arrival times to be registered)
Participation is open to recreational and non-competitive runners, all FIDAL (Italian Athletics Federation) members including the amateur category, members of sporting associations with a valid agreement with FIDAL, and non-members who are only occasional or recreational (non competitive) participants.
Registration opens on September 1, 2017
Registration and participation locations for Corri la Vita Onlus 2017 are listed on the website www.corrilavita.it
Corri La Vita ONLUS does not accept telephone registrations or entries without payment.
Registration for children up to 5 years of age is free (without a T shirt). The registration form should be completed by a parent/guardian in order to collect the pectoral number which is obligatory for the child in order to participate in the event.
Dogs are welcome. They must be registered by their owners in order to collect the pectoral race number which is obligatory for them to participate in the event.
Registration for the run of approx. 11 km with microchip will close on 23rd September 2017 at 1 p.m. (or as long as pectoral numbers and microchip supplies last).
For the walk of approx. 5.5 km and approx. 11 km (without a microchip) one can register up until Sunday morning September 24, 2017 in Piazza Vittorio Veneto Firenze
Registration booths will be open from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. (starting time) in Piazza Vittorio Venero or (as long as pectoral numbers and T-shirt supplies are available)
The minimum registration fee for the walk of approx. 5.5 km and the approx. 11 km run (without the microchip) is €10
The registration fee for runners with microchip is €15.
The registration fee entitles participants to a cotton T-shirt offered by Salvatore Ferragamo SpA, (as long as supplies last) together with a pectoral number (also as long as supplies last).
Each year the T-shirt is specially designed for this event.
STORAGE SERVICE FOR PERSONAL BELONGINGS
There will be a designated cloak area close to the starting line, where personal belongs may be stored up until 12.30 p.m. on Sunday September 24th 2017.
There will be portable toilets near the start and finishing areas.
Medical assistance and care will be provided by Misericordie Fiorentine in collaboration with ANPAS (Association for Public Assistance).
The association Corri La Vita ONLUS only accepts fully completed original CORRI LA VITA registration forms, legibly written and signed by the participant. When registering the participant acknowledges and accepts that both routes will take one through city streets which may be open to traffic and therefore cannot hold the organizers responsible for any accidents that could involve a participant, before, during or after the event.
With the registration to Corri La Vita ONLUS, the participant declares that he knows and accepts the rules and regulations of FIDAL ( Italian Federation of Athletics)
The participant assumes his/her responsibility in completing the Corri La Vita Onlus registration form completely and truthfully.
Participants understand and accept the rules of the event which are clearly stated both on the website www.corrilavita.it and at all registration locations. It is obligatory to wear the pectoral number (race number) during the event otherwise they risk exclusion from the event. The undersigned participant also accepts that he/she cannot hold Corri la Vita ONLUS or any of the associated companies, collaborating with Corri La Vita Onlus in the event, liable for any damages and/or expenses (including legal fees), for any injury and/or health issue whether due to the personal state of health of the participant and/or due to other participants’ behaviour.
Given that Corri La Vita ONLUS is a non-competitive social event, complaints will not be accepted either verbally or in writing.
By signing the entry form, the participant agrees that he/she has taken note that completing the registration form, that Corri La Vita Onlus have the right to use their personal data, for any purposes related to the sporting event, the eventual publication of the results of the event and the use of this data by companies and / or consultants who work with the Corri La Vita Onlus for the sole purpose of promoting the event and for what this Association represents. The undersigned participant agrees to receive information regarding subsequent events or the various initiatives that may be promoted by Corri La Vita Onlus. The undersigned participant gives permission for the use of any photographs, films or imagery, that may have been taken during the event, including videos, message boards, printed publications and websites (including downloads) and they fully understand that by signing the Corri La Vita Onlus entry form, he/she has given up any rights and /or claims of any sort including any economic remuneration.
Those participants who register on behalf of a third party online through the BOX OFFICE site, are solely responsible for the correct information given for that third party, and do not hold Corri La Vita Onlus in anyway responsible for any misinformation supplied.
The organization reserves the right to change the Rules and Regulations and to alter the route of the walk/run at any time.