FAQ

FAQ

In the following, we have summarized frequently asked questions about the Rocky Mountain BIKE Marathon. We will keep expanding these questions and publish all relevant information and answers here.

Which address can I enter into my navigation system to find the festival area?

Parco Lido 1
38066 Riva del Garda Trento
Italy

Where is the start and where the finish area regarding the marathon?

The start will be in the Viale Dante Alighieri - the starting line-up runs via the Viale Dante Alighieri.
The finish area is behind the Palazzo dei Congressi on the lawn.

Where is a parking lot?

There is an official parking lot at the Area Cattoi - this parking lot will be signposted on-site in Riva.

On which day is the marathon?

The marathon takes place on Sunday, April 29th 2018.

When are the start times for the marathon?

The starting signal for the first starting block will be given at 07:30 am. The then following starting blocks will start each with an interval of about 5 minutes. However, there will be an interval of round about 10 minutes before the last starting block with the cyclists of the Ronda Facile.

When and how can I register for the marathon?

The registration for the Rocky Mountain BIKE Marathon 2018 starts online on December 12th 2017 at 12:00 pm (noon) via www.online-registration.de. Furthermore, you can also still register on-site in Riva.

What happens if I am already registered and then unable to participate?

Our cancellation policy is defined under § 4 in our general terms and conditions.
Beyond that, there is also the possibility of a single substitution. The according terms and conditions can be found under § 2 (4) in our general terms and conditions.

What are the opening hours of the accreditation for the marathon?

The accreditation will be possible at the following times:
Saturday, April 28th 2018: 10:00 am – 07:00 pm
Sunday, April 29th 2018: 06:00 am – 07:30 am

Is there any “catering” before the start, along the marathon course and in the finish area?

Before the start, energetic drinks will be offered which can be filled into the sports bottles of the cyclists. Along the marathon course, there will be various “catering points”. Here, apart from energetic drinks, bars and gels, also fruits (bananas, apples, oranges, lemons), cakes, water and coca cola will be offered.

Can I freely choose the marathon course?

During the registration process, you have to decide in favour of one of the four Rondas - Ronda Facile, Ronda Piccola, Ronda Grande or Ronda Extrema.

Where can I download my certificate?

Soon after the event you will be able to download your certificate. By choosing “Review” -> “Results” from the menu on our homepage you will find your certificate.

Is there the possibility to have a shower or change my clothes on the festival area?

Yes, there will be showers and changing facilities. They will be signposted on-site in Riva.

I have a handicap. Does this change my classification?

There are one or rather two individual handicap categories - one handicap category for men and one handicap category for women - however only on the Ronda Piccola.
Please send us an e-mail to gardatrentino@bike-festival.de after your registration in order to be rated in the handicap category.

 

From which age onwards can I participate in the marathon?

The categories are classified by age-groups. The Ronda Extrema and Ronda Grande can only be driven by participants with the age-group 1999 and older. For age-groups 2001 and 2000 there is also the possibility to register for the Ronda Piccola.

How do I register my child for the Scott Junior Trophy?

The registration also occurs (as for the marathon) via www.online-registration.de. Attention: Please do not compile an individual user account for your child. Instead, a parent or legal guardian has to be registered. With the help of this user account, then the registration for the Scott Junior Trophy will take place. Beyond that, the registration for the Scott Junior Trophy will also still be possible on-site in Riva.

From which age onwards (up to which age) can my child participate in the Scott Junior Trophy?

Participation in the Scott Junior Trophy is already possible for the age-group 2014 (& older). Simultaneously, participation is possible until and including the age-group 2003. For the age-groups 2002 & older, participation in the shortest marathon distance is allowed.

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