06.06.2012 - Newsletter n. 7
The Unicon16 is coming close quickly. This is a summary of all important news.
New ScheduleThe latest version of the Schedule of Unicon16's online Link
New Age GroupsThe age groups were adjusted to the number of competitors, see Link
WorkshopsAll workshops can be found here Link
New Discipline descriptionsThe event Instructions have been updated with all Unicon16 specific information.
Early start ruleFor the following events, in case of an early start the competitor will get a 10 seconds time penalty added to his time. The riders can continue the race and the start will not be done again. This rule allows us to have a big number of starts in time.
● Muni Cross Country
● Muni Uphill
● Muni Downhill
Protective clothingIf a competitor is not using the required safety equipment, it results in a disqualification in this discipline.
DopingAgain we want to point out the anti-doping rules of Unicon16. Athletes that are doping will be disqualified from all Unicon16 disciplines. The current list of WADA will be a basis. Link
In Italy there are very strict anti-doping laws. The doped athletes and their coaches are threatened by law with prison and high fines. Doping controlls may be made by both government and by Unicon16 without announcement.
ProtestAll protests are handled at the info point only. The protest form and the rulebook 2012 is available there.
Protests are accepted only within one hour after posting the results; it needs to be submitted in written form. The first Protest per starting number is free. For all further protests for the same number a fee of 50€ is required to submit a protest within the same time period. If the protest is accepted, this fee is refunded. In case of rejection of this protest, this amount remains with the organizer.
The protest will be processed within 24 hours after submission.
Free Internet for all registered participantsAll registered participants will receive an access key for Wireless Internet at registration.
This WIFI access will work in Fischzucht Sports Area.
Shuttle busAll participants who signed up for a shuttle bus during registration will get their tickets for the shuttle bus with their registration bag. Check the departure time and bus number on the ticket.
All those who have not registered for the shuttle bus cannot be considered. This applies to both "Competitors as well as for non-competitors”
Registration as a "non-competitor”Registration as a “non-competitor” is still possible; the registration form will soon be added.
This is only for "non-competitors". The registration fee is € 120 and includes:
● Free admission to the events
● taking part in the workshops,
● includes:..attend the final party
it does not include any shuttle transfers