An marathon (42 kilometers) or a half marathon (21 kilometers) to be completed individually, in pairs or in teams of four participants, from anywhere in the world and outdoors or in closed areas.
So will be the Club La Santa Virtual Series 3, a race organized by the sports and hotel complex located in Lanzarote and that will take place between August 25 and 30, both included.
Open enrollment period
The registration period for this competition, the third of the Virtual Series of Club La Santa (the first was 10K and 5K in June; and the second, a duathlon held in July), has been opened today and will run until next 23 August in the web page
The event remains charitable, as 30% of the proceeds will go to UNICEF.
The competition, backed by Turismo Lanzarote and Lanzarote European Sports Destination, consists of two modalities: one marathon (42 kilometers and 195 meters) and a half marathon (21 kilometers and 97 meters).
At the time of registering, each participant may choose one of these two options and you can complete the test individually, in pairs or in teams of four runners.
The distances and ways of participating
The distribution of distances for those who choose to run in pairs It will be as follows: 21K + 21K in the case of the marathon and 10K + 11K in the case of the half marathon.
Those who choose to participate in teams of four They must respect the following distribution of distances between their members: 1OK + 10K + 11K + 11K in the case of the marathon and 5K + 5K + 5K + 6K in the case of the half marathon.
Team members can complete the distance together or separately within the competition date range.
Distances can be traveled anywhere whenever the corresponding authorities allow it.
How to compete in the test?
The participation mechanic is similar to that of the first two editions of the Virtual Series: each runner must upload their participant profile - which is accessed once the registration is formalized - one screenshot of the device you train with that reflects the distance completed, the time spent and the date of each one.
This screenshot, which should sent before August 30 at 23:59 p.m., It will be essential to appear in the final classification and access possible prizes.
The registration fee for both the marathon and the half marathon will be 10 euros per participant (20 for couples and 40 for teams of four).
Days after finishing the race, there will be a virtual award ceremony that will be broadcast through the Club La Santa Facebook profile and its YouTube channel.
The third virtual of Club La Santa
After the success of the first two editions, in which we got participants from many parts of the world, we wanted to go a step further and propose the option of a marathon and a half marathon, which are two modalities with many followers and that can connect to a lot of people from many parts of the world ", assures Fabio Cabrera, director of the race, who is satisfied that," little by little ", the Virtual Series of Club La Santa are consolidating in the calendar.
"Our way of life is sport and we believe in it as the best way to lead a healthy lifestyle and make community", adds Cabrera, who already plans new editions and who is also responsible for the organization of other competitions such as 'Club La Santa IRONMAN Lanzarote 70.3', Club la Santa International Running Challenge, 'Volcano Triathlon Lanzarote' or 'Club La Santa IRONMAN Lanzarote'.
Under 18 years
Children under 18 can also participate in the La Santa Virtual Series 3 Club.
For runners between 16 and 17 years old, who must be registered by their parents, there will be only one option: complete a half marathon for relays in teams of four members, with the following distribution of distances: 5K + 5K + 6K + 6K.
The mechanics of participation are the same and they must also send a screenshot with the device with which they train, stating time, distance and date. The registration fee is 40 euros for each team.
Children under 16 will have the option to complete a free distance and will not have to send their time and distance at the end of the test.
They must be registered by their parents and the registration fee is 5 euros.
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