26th Bükk Mountain Marathon - Kisgyörgy Ádám Memorial Race International Cross-country Running Race

Date of race: 16 June 2018 (Saturday)

 

Goal of the race:

To provide amateur and professional sportsmen and sports women the opportunity to survey their power and to compete. To advertise the positive physiological effects of regular exercise and healthy lifestyle that is important for the representatives of all ages. To popularize the sights of Miskolc and the wonderful natural and built beauties and values of the Bükk Mountains. To form and to maintain sports fellowships.

The race is part of the 7th Miskolc Marathon Weekend, on the second day of which, on 17 June 2018 Sunday, the same venue hosts the 7th Kondenzgyík Marathon national standing mountain biking race.

 

GPS coordinates: 48°11’95” N ; 21°65’17” E

Organiser of the race: Marathon Club SE, Miskolc (chairman: Szűcs István)

Chairman of the Organiser Committee: Katona Ferenc, member of the Council, Local Government Representative

Center of the race: Miskolc, Majálispark - Királyasztal

 Venues of the race: Miskolc, Majálispark, the Bükk Mountains

 

Reaching the race center

By car:

From Budapest and Nyíregyháza from the motorway M3, at Miskolc-South exit
From here the direction to Lillafüred is clearly shown by sign boards
3 km before Lillafüred (at the terminal of bus No 1) boards of huge size show the way to the center of the Bükk Mountain Marathon – Kisgyörgy Ádám Memorial Race

 

From the railway station:

By bus No 1, which leaves from the square in front of the railway station, till the terminal. Journey time: approximately 30 min
Reaching the center of race from here takes about 10-15 minutes, following the sign boards.

 

From bus terminal:

Get off the bus No 1 at the terminal.
Journey time: approximately 25 minutes.
Reaching the center of race from here takes about 10-15 minutes, following the sign boards.

 

Events:

Individual Marathon (42,3 km): the track is forest path of changing quality. Race time: 6 hours. Only those runners can enter the race who were born before 01 January 2000.

Marathon relay race (4x10,5 km): the marathon distance is completed by four runners. Members of the relay start their team members by each lap from the „forest stadium” where the competition center is. The track is forest path of changing quality. Race time: 6 hours.

Half marathon (21 km): The track is forest path of changing quality.
Race time: 3.5 hours. Only those runners can enter the race who were born before 01 January 2002.

Short marathon (10,5 km): The track is forest path of changing quality.
Race time: 1.5 hours.

The field of the four races above compete on the 10.5 km long circle appointed by Németh Csaba (Mamut Pro Team). It debuted successfully in 2012 and it is made more difficult by 330 meters difference in level. The runners return to the „forest stadium” after each circle, so that the supporters, family members and representatives of media can follow the state of the race.

Mini Marathon (3,5 km): The track is forest path of changing quality. There is NO race time. The distance can be completed both running and hiking!!!

Start Time:

At 10.00 am.: marathon (individual and relay), half-marathon, short marathon At 10.15 am.: mini marathon

Registration:

Pre-registration: Online, by sending the registration form via www.maratonclubmiskolc.hu website.

NEW!!! It is worth sending or handing in pre-registrations in 2017, as one can register for the 26th act of the first official cross-country running race of Hungary for the most favourable fee until 31 December!!!

We are expecting pre-registrations until 30 May 2018, 24.00 pm.
The pre-registration fee has to be paid along with the pre-registration by transferring it to the following account: OTP 11734073-20009070, or by red postal order to the address of Marathon Club SE.
Registration on the spot: At the race center – Majálispark – Királyasztal – on 15 June 2018 (Friday), from 16.00 pm. to 20.00 pm, and on 16 June 2018 (Saturday) from 07.00 am. to 09.45 am.

 

Registration deadlines and fees:

Marathon (42,3 km)

Registration deadline: registration fee (HUF)
-Till 31 December 2017: 6.000,-
-Till 30 May 2018: 7.000,-
-On the spot: 7.000,- (without t-shirt)

 

Half Marathon (21 km)

Registration deadline: registration fee (HUF)
-Till 31 December 2017: 6.000,-
-Till 30 May 2018: 7.000,-
-On the spot: 7.000,- (without t-shirt)

 

Short Marathon (10,5 km)

Registration deadline: registration fee (HUF)
-Till 31 December 2017: 5.000,-
-Till 30 May 2018: 6.000,-
-On the spot: 6.000,- (without t-shirt)

 

Marathon Relay (4x10,5 km)

Registration deadline: registration fee (HUF)
-Till 31 December 2017: 18.000,-
-Till 30 May 2018: 22.000,-
-On the spot: 24.000,- (without t-shirt)

 

Mini Marathon (3,5 km, running / hiking)

Registration deadline: registration fee (HUF)
-Till 31 December 2017: 4.000,-
-Till 30 May 2018: 5.000,-
-On the spot: 5.000,- (without t-shirt)

The registration fees are only valid in case they have been paid by registration deadlines

The registration fee contains:

-Unique t-shirt of the race for those who pre-registered
-Named numbers for those who pre-registered
-Warm meal following the finish
-By showing the number the entrance is free or reduced to the Miskolc Zoo nearby, the Cavebath in Miskolctapolca and to the renovated Castle of Diósgyőr.
-Refreshments
-Medical aid in need
-Cloakroom or safekeeping of values (documents, ignition key, money, etc.)

Deciding the positions:

By electronic time-recording, taking the net time into consideration.

Refreshment:

By every 4-6 km, depending on the track quality. Supplies: water, isotonic sports drink, sweets, fruit. Watering the sponge placed in the starter pack is possible at the refreshment stations.

Handing the personal refreshments:
By naming the number and the place of refreshment at the refreshment tent by 16 June 2018 (Saturday) from 07.00 am – 09.45 am. Personal refreshments can only be picked up by the racers here.

 

Awarding:

Marathon:
Women – men absolute 1-3. place: trophy and medal
Women – men absolute 4-6. place: trophy

Half Marathon:
Women – men absolute 1-3. place: trophy and medal
Women – men absolute 4-6. place: trophy

Short Marathon:
Women – men absolute 1-3. place: trophy and medal
Women – men absolute 4-6. place: trophy

Marathon Relay:
Women – men absolute 1-3. place: trophy and medal

MiniMarathon:
Girls – boys 7-11- year-old, 1-3. place: medal
Girls– boys 12-14-year-old, 1-3. place: medal
Girls – boys 15-18-year-old, 1-3. place: medal
Women – men 19-39-year-old, 1-3. place: medal
Women – men over 40-year-old 1-3. place: medal

Notice!

All runners participating in the race who have filled the registration form take their own responsibilities and acknowledge to meet the requirements of the terms and conditions in the race announcement, and they express that they have prepared for the chosen distance.

We will exclude those runners from the race who fold or cover their number or do not wear it pinned on their chest during the race, furthermore those who do not complete the full length of the race, which was appointed by the organisers, those who fill in the registration form loosely, barely or with unreal data and those who do not use the chip properly.

It is forbidden to use bicycle on the race or to run with a dog or without number!

Any commercial activities on the spot can be carried out only if arranged with and approved by the organizers prior to the race.

The organisers reserve the right to make changes or modifications!

Information: Marathon Club SE, address: 7, Latorca street, 3528 Miskolc, Tel: +36-70/391-9136  and +36-30/721-2403 Web:  www.maratonclubmiskolc.hu
E-mail: mate@hegyimaraton.hu and steveszucs@gmail.com