2019 Edition – The Schedule

Check all the instructions on our Aerobic Monsters 2019 Manual – available here.

 

Start sequence

HOUR Categoria
10:30 J16 Women
Masters Women
J18 Women
Under23 Women
Elite Women
J16 Men
Masters Men
J18 Men
Under23 Men
Elite Men

 

1 – Schedule

  • – Boarding: start from 9:45h;
  • – Race start: 10:30h;
  • – Victory cerimony: 12.30h;
  • – Lunch service: 13:30h

2 – Rules

    • – Race is subject to Portuguese Rowing Federation rules, inspired by FISA rules;
    • – Race to be held in individual time-trial system, with 30” start interval between competitors;
    • – It’s only for Singles, with unique distance of 6500m, in a come and go course with a boye in return point;
    • – Independent classifications for each category and gender;
    • – Masters category is only considered for C letter and older;
    • – Protests: accepted under payment of 100.00€;
    • – No Athletes substitution is allowed;
    • – There will be vídeocamera at Finish line;

 

3 – Regatta course

3.1 – Open water course in Douro river, without start pontoon;

3.2 – Course:

  • Start – in front of Cais de Avintes (500m upstream from CNIDH), heading downstream direction, close to river’s left margin;
  • Boye at return point – in front of Marina do Freixo and return upstream direction, close to the right margin of the river;
  • Finish – in front of CNIDH boat house

3.3 – Start system:

  • Race to be held in individual time-trial system, with flying start and 30” intervals between competitors;

 

4 – Briefing

4.1 – 27th of October, 9.00h at Main room of Clube Naval Infante D. Henrique – Rua Escritor Costa Barreto, n.º 3000 – Valbom – Gondomar;

 

5 – Entries

  • Deadline: 20th October;

5.2 – Entries in Google form link: https://tinyurl.com/y35chdy6 ;

5.3 – All competitors must be registered on their National Federations and have their own insurance for competing

5.4 – Each competitor is allowed to apply only in one category;

 

6 – Prices

6.1 – Race entry: 15€

6.2 – Lunch on race day:

  • For Athletes: included in race entry
  • Others: 6€

6.2 – Lodging in CNIDH Training Center:

  • Athletes travelling +150km: Free of charge, subject to availability
  • Others: 15€

 

7 – Payments and extra-charges

7.1 – Deadline payment:

  • Until 20th October – without extra-charge
  • On race day, until 10:00AM, on Race Accreditation – extra-charge of 2€/athlete

7.2 – Lunch and lodging subject to reservation and payment until the 20th October

7.3 – All payments by bank transfer to Banco EuroBIC. Send proof by email to:

IBAN: PT50.0079.0000.7023.0027.1012.1

SWIFT CODE: BPNPPTPL

 

9 – Awards

9.1 – “Rota da Filigrana” trophy for men and women Overall Best Time;

9.2 – Prize money for Overall Top 3 best times men and women:

  • First – 500€
  • Second – 300€
  • Third – 100€

9.3 – Medals for Top 3 of each category and gender;

9.4 – Event T-Shirt for all competitors;

 

10 – Bow numbers and competitor kit

10.1 – All competitors will get a kit including bow number and t-shirt.

10.2 –  Competitor kit can be retrieved from 9:00AM of 26th October;

 

11 – Medical service and rescue

11.1 – At Finish local: Ambulance and rescue boat;

11.2 – During course: Supporting motorboats;

11.3 – Emergency Medical Service: Hospital Geral de Santo António – Porto;

 

12 – Lodging

12.1 – Organization offers lodging and breakfast at CNIDH Training Center to all competitors travelling more than 150Km from Porto, subject to availability;

12.2 – Companion may require lodging by the price of 15€;

12.3 – Lodging reservations to be made by email: aerobicmonsters@cninfante.pt

Download the Programme here.