Useful information 2018

Conditions for participation

1) The runner must be 18 years old and provide an affidavit stating that from a medical point of view they are physically able to exercise; The affidavit document can be downloaded HERE.  It needs to be filled and brought when coming to pick up the participation kits . The affidavit can also be filled in on site, on the day of the event;

2) Participants under 18 must have the written consent of the parent / guardian;

3) The runner must provide a form of ID before receiving the kit;

4) Registration for this year’s edition ends on Monday, May 7th. Only those who have confirmed the participation fee before 11:59 AM on May 7th are considered registered.

Information about the competition

  •         Sibiu International Marathon is an open competition (male and female);
  •         The time limit is 1 hour for the Visma Cross, 1 hour and 20 min for Zacaria 10k, 3 hours for the Half Marathon and 6 hours for the Continental Marathon
  •         All runners who finish the race will receive a finisher medal and, on request, a certificate of attendance;

2018 Sibiu International Marathon Calendar

  •         March 21st: Registration for runners and sponsors is open
  •         May 7th: Registration closes
  •         May 24th-25th: Handing of the participation kits. Location: Large Square (Piața Mare), Sibiu (between: 10:00 – 19:00)
  •         May 26th: Event day 
  •         July 1st: Donation payments deadline

Participation Kits

Runners living in Sibiu can pick up their participation kits on May 24th and 25th

Runners from outside the city will pick up their participation kits on the day of the event (May 26th) in the Large Square (Piața Mare), as follows:

  •         between: 7:45 and 8:30 for the marathon race
  •         between: 8:00 and 8:30 for the half marathon race

The participation kits contain:

  •         cotton shirt
  •         custom contest number (runner number + the supported cause)
  •         timing chip

Differentiated start

The start will take place in the Large Square (Piața Mare) in Sibiu and because of the large number of participants the runners will start at different times:

  •         Continental Marathon runners (42 km race) and the 4 × 10.5 km relay runners will start at 08:45
  •         Half Marathon runners (21 km race), Zacaria 10K runners and the 4 x 5,3 km TeamRace runners will start at 09:00
  •         The runners registered for the Visma Cross (5 km race) will start at 09:15.

·         Auchan Kids’ races will take place in the afternoon:

  •  4-5 years old (400 m) – 5 PM-5:10 PM;
  • 6-7 years old (800 m) – 5:20 PM-5:35 PM;
  • 8-9 years old (1200 m) – 5:45 PM-6:05 PM;
  • 10-12 years old (1600 m) – 6:15 PM-6:30 PM;
  • 13-16 years old (2000 m) – 6:45 PM-7:05 PM.