Event Information

Advice to Participants
Before the race

  • Sign up for the race in good time, and once you have made your decision, you will have a better day
  • Start your training early, so you can enjoy your event

On the race Day

  • Be at the start early and feel the Music Marathon Festival spirit
  • Your Race Number must be fully visible and placed on the front of your body, not folded
  • Remember to have the race number tag on your private bag, so we can return it to the right person
  • Bring warm clothes for after the event
  • Place yourself at the start line according to experience and speed. Fastest in front, slowest at the back
  • Keep to the right at all times as the road is quite narrow
  • At the start everybody is racing on the Avenida de las Playas towards the Hotel San Antonio turn-point
  • If you drop out of the race, please report it to the Information tent in the Start/Finish area
  • Runners who drop out are responsible for returning their ChampionChip to a race official at the Information tent in the Start/Finish area
  • Public Toilets are located on the beach by the Start/Finish area
  • Running with iPods and similar electronic devices are prohibited
  • Follow the advice of the police and our event marshals
  • Keep the road clean, throw the used water cup in the available bins at the aid stations

Medical Aid & Aid Station

A full medical service is available during and after the race. A doctor will be located in the Start/Finish área.

There is 1 Aid station on the run course. You pass it twice per loop and there will be water, energy drinks and fruit.

Distances

You can choose from the following distances and modalities – there is a race for everybody!

  • Kids from age 4 to 9 years 1/2 a mile (800m)
  • Kids from age to 10 to 15 years 1 mile (1600m)
  • 5 KM run or walk: 1 loop  (+16 years)
  • 10 KM  2 loops (+ 16 years)
  • 20 KM 4 loops  (+ 18 years)
  • Joelette: 1 loop total 5 KM – 2 loops total 10 KM – 4 loops total 21KM
  • Wheelchairs race: 1 loop total 5 KM  – 2 loops total 10 KM – 4 loops total 21 KM

Timing

Top Time Canarias will be responsible for the timing and therefore use ChampionChip technology:

  • You will get your chip in a numbered envelope. You collect the at the Head Quarter next to the Start/Finish line Sunday the 1st of March from 8.00 – 9:30
  • There is ChampionChip for the 20 KM and 10 KM only!!!
  • During the race the chip must be attached to your shoe
  • All runners must return their Music Marathon Festival Champion Chips after the race, in order to receive your finish medal.
  • Chips cannot be used for personal use
  • Your time is recorded from the start to the finish line
  • The total time of each runner can be found in the result lists