MASTERS MTB MARATHON WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS PINZOLO 2022
The rules and conditions of participation
Participation in the race presupposes compliance with some well-defined rules by the bikers. The
complete rules of the mountain bike race Masters MTB Marathon World Championships Pinzolo
and all the services related to this event are listed below.
IMPORTANT: THESE RULES AND REGULATIONS AND COMPETITION SERVICES, AS INDICATED IN THE
FOLLOWING ARTICLES, CAN BE MODIFIED AND REVIEWED BY THE ORGANIZING COMMITTEE AT ANY
IF THE RESTRICTIONS AND PROTOCOLS REGARDING COVID-19 SHOULD PERSIST, SOME OF THE ARTICLES
INDICATED BELOW MAY NOT BE GUARANTEED OR MAY BE RENDERED INVALID BECAUSE NOT
COMPATIBLE WITH ANTI-CONTAGION MEASURES.
IN THIS CASE, PLEASE NOTE THAT CONDUCT DURING THE EXHIBITION WILL BE THAT INDICATED BY THE
PROTOCOLS SET FORTH IN THE RULES AND REGULATIONS IN FORCE IN TERMS OF RESUMING GROUP
SPORTING EVENTS AND ANY CHANGES IN THE RULES AND REGULATIONS IN FORCE OVER TIME.
Art. 1 - Right to participate
The Race is open to all Italian and foreign citizens of both sexes in possession of a regular membership card for cycling activity valid for the year 2022 issued by the FCI or by a foreign federation belonging to the UCI
N.B. All riders aged 35 or over who hold a masters licence are allowed to ride mountain bike events on the UCI international masters calendar, apart from: 1. riders who, during the current season starting January 1st, have scored 1 or more UCI points during the same calendar year as a UCI masters event; 2. riders who during the current year have been a member of a team registered with the UCI.
By registering for the race, each participant confirms that they unconditionally accept these regulations.
PARTICIPATION IN THE RACE IS AT THE PARICIPANTS OWN RISK.
Art. 2 - Registration
Registrations are open from 21/11/2021 at 00.00 until 23/06/2022 at 23:59 and must be made through the website www.winningtime.it, filling in all the fields and completing the entire registration procedure with the payment.
Furthermore, for Italian participants it is mandatory, as per common practice, to register via Fattore K
through the sports club to which they belong within 21/06/2022 at 23:59. After this date and time, Fattore K
will be closed and will not be reopened for ANY category.
Race ID 160340 - XCM UCI MASTER WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP - PINZOLO (TN)
Art. 3 - Anticovid-19 Protocol
If still envisaged in relation to the Covid-19 emergency, participation in the MASTER MTB MARATHON
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS PINZOLO 2022 is subject to compliance with the rules issued by the competent
bodies and the FCI/UCI guidelines issued for the resumption of sporting events, in all the pre- and post-race
phases, as well as during the race itself.
The conduct modalities dictated by the anti-contagion regulations as they evolve over time will be respected.
For Italian athletes and their teams, covid-19 self-certification is required.
Any accompanying persons must show their green certification at the time of accreditation to
access the race site.
Athletes coming from outside the Italian national territory are required to follow the Italian ministerial
regulations, available on the website: http://www.viaggiaresicuri.it/approfondimenti-insights/saluteinviaggio
Art. 4 – Registration and Fees
The registration fee is:
€ 60.00 until 02/28/2022 online mode
€ 80.00 from 01/03/2022 to 23/06/2022 at 23:59 on-line mode
€ 100.00 from 24/06/2022 to 25/06/2022 at the Race Office Location Pineta, Pinzolo Tennis Center
Art. 5 - Payment rules
Payment can be made directly by following the ON-LINE registration procedure
www.winningtime.it by credit card, bank transfer, and in the manner better indicated on the
In case of any problems during the registration phase, you can contact by sending an inquiry request
directly to firstname.lastname@example.org specifying the Dolomitica Brenta Bike race.
PLEASE NOTE / ACKNOWLEDGE: The fees indicated above are to be considered net of expenses, costs,
management fees that may be applied to the payment transaction deriving from the use of various payment methods (credit card, bank transfer, foreign bank transfer, paypal etc ...) for transactions on circuits
national and international, will be paid by the participant.
Art. 6 - Cancellation of Registration, Change of Names
The registration fee will NOT be refunded.
It is not possible to postpone the registration to the following year.
The replacement of a participant it is allowed until June 12, 2022, by sending a specific request to the email address email@example.com specifying the Dolomitica Brenta Bike race
It is specified that the new member must be in possession of a regular membership card for cycling activity valid for the year 2022 issued by the FCI or by a foreign federation belonging to the UCI.
If, due to force majeure or any other reason not attributable to the organization, the
the event does not take place, the participation fee will neither be refunded nor recognized
for the following year.
Art. 7 - Privacy Law
The personal data communicated at the time of registration will be saved, used and processed exclusively in
relation to the organization and performance of the event. By registering, the participant declares as of now
that their personal data may also be used by third parties. Participants declare to accept the publication, in
paper and digital form, of the starting lists and final rankings on the various websites of the event, of the
National and International Cycling Federations and of the timekeeping company. By registering, the
participant declares to allow the publication of their personal data on all media (internet, homepage and
printed matter). Furthermore, the participant and the organizer declare that the photographic and video
material made in the context of the event may be disseminated and published, without any request for
Art. 8 - Regulatory changes
The Organizing Committee reserves the right to modify, vary or add notions to the following
regulations, to vary the route and altimetric profiles and services related to the event up to the date of
the Race, if deemed appropriate.
Art. 9 - Admitted Categories
The Masters MTB Marathon World Championships Pinzolo is an event registered in the official calendars
of the Union Cycliste International and the Italian Cycling Federation.
The categories admitted to the race are the categories set forth in the UCI regulations in force for the year
• MASTER 35/39
• MASTER 40/44
• MASTER 45/49
• MASTER 50/54
• MASTER 55/59
• MASTER 60/64
• MASTER 65/69
• MASTER 70+
Art. 10 - Starting Grids, Methods and Schedule
GRIDS OPEN AT LEAST 30 MINUTES BEFORE THE START OF THE RACE
UNDER 23 AND ELITE M / F START AT 8.30
WORLD MASTER M START AT 8.45
WORLD MASTER F START AT 9.00
ELITE SPORT, M1, Cycling Promotion Bodies START AT 9.10
IMPORTANT: when accessing the starting grids / blocks, if required by current legislation, the provisions on Covid-19 Anti-contagion will be adopted.
The assignment of the race bibs will be made taking into account the date and time of registration.
Therefore, departures will take place at the times indicated in the program, respecting the grids which will be clearly marked and defined at the start.
Athletes who start on the wrong grid will be disqualified.
Art. 11 - Technical Provisions
The Masters MTB Marathon World Championships Pinzolo is a mountain bike race, and only mountain bicycles are allowed.
It will be possible to carry out small repairs along the technical areas specifically indicated (see Feed
Technical Zone) in which the presence of our assistance stands along the route will also be indicated, if
provided and if the athlete is not assisted by their Team. It is advisable to perform a technical check of the
bicycle before starting the race
Art. 12 - Security measures and Rules of the Road
For the safety of the athletes, the use of an approved helmet is mandatory throughout the race.
The use of video cameras or micro cameras placed on the bike, helmet or body is prohibited under penalty of disqualification, unless authorized by the Organizing Committee, subject to approval by the Jury Panel as per UCI/FCI regulations.
The race will take place on public and private roads. It is everyone's duty to respect the Italian Rules of the
Road in areas open to traffic and in any case on dual-lane roads. It is also mandatory to comply with UCI and
FCI safety regulations. Anyone who does not respect these rules will be immediately disqualified.
Art. 13 - President and Jury Panel
The President of the Jury will be designated by the UCI to which the race is duly registered, supported by
collaborators designated by the FCI and by the Off-Road Race Director, chosen by the OC in the relative FCI
Register valid for national and international races. Any complaints may be made official to the jury panel in the manner set forth by the current UCI and FCI regilations.
Art. 14 - Rankings and Awards
The rankings will be available in real time directly on the website www.winningtime.it
in the special Events section Masters MTB Marathon World Championships Pinzolo and will be displayed by the OC in the manner indicated by binding UCI/FCI regulations and in compliance with the anti-Covid rules.
The official award ceremony will take place at 6 pm,in Piazza Carera, Pinzolo
The championships are usually organized in 5-year age groups: 35-39, 40-44, etc. In case of combined age
groups titles for the respective 5 years age groups will be awarded (even when only 1 rider is entered).
Art. 15 - Cash prizes
As per UCI regulations, there are no cash prizes for the Master categories.
Art. 16 - Disqualifications
The jury reserves the right to exclude athletes from the competition.
The use of bicycles equipped with any kind of electric and / or electronic support and aid is prohibited.
Art. 17 - Norm for the protection of the surrounding environment
Waste must be thrown into the bins placed after the refreshment points.
Outside the indicated areas, it is strictly forbidden to throw waste along the route, under penalty of
Art. 18 - Disputes
Any disputes must be sent to the jury within 15 minutes of the end of the competition, in writing.
Art. 19 - Liability
Participation in the Masters MTB Marathon World Championships Pinzolo is at participants’ own risk. By
registering, the participant waives any legal claim, even against third parties, against the Organizing
Committee and against all natural and legal persons involved in the organization of the event. Furthermore,
by registering, the competitors confirm that they are in good physical condition to be able to take part in a
competition such as the Masters MTB Marathon World Championships Pinzolo, which requires a good
degree of preparation.
Art. 20 - Withdrawals
It is forbidden to abandon the course, subject to reporting the voluntary withdrawal by the competitor to the
recognizable staff (Marshall) who will collect the bib and race number and notify the O.C. and the Jury Panel
located at the Finish Line.
Competitors who exceed the maximum limits (see art.28) will be stopped and must deliver the bib and race number to the personnel present along the route.
Art. 21 - Rules of conduct
- Slower competitors are obliged to facilitate overtaking by faster athletes;
- Routes which are not clearly visible are to be run at suitable speed;
- In the downhill passages never exceed your technical limit;
- Any technical breaks of the bicycle must be repaired outside the race track, to ensure the safety of the
- Verify that the bicycle is in good condition for the performance of the race;
Failure to comply with the rules results in immediate disqualification
Art. 22 - Self-certifications and obligations deriving from the registration form
By signing the registration form, the competitor declares:
- to be in possession of the medical certificate according to Ministerial Decree of 18/02/82;
- to be in possession of a regular membership card of a sports promotion body in compliance with
- to have read and fully accept these regulations;
- to have read and understood the Race Regulations and the UCI/FCI regulations in full;
By signing the registration form, the competitor declares to authorize A.S.D Dolomitica Sport Trentino to send future emails, organize communications regarding the event in question, promotions and offers relating to the event and to the Association's activities;
Art. 23 - Ethical Requirements
By signing and sending in the registration form, the competitor, together with the representative of their
team, self-certifies the non-existence of sporting, civil and/or criminal sanctions or ongoing investigations
against them for facts relating to doping and declares not having taken - and not taking - substances
included in the anti-doping list of the World Antidoping Agency (WADA) (https://www.wadaama.org/en/resources/sciencemedicine/prohibited-list).
The competitor also expresses their consent to the use of their image and data, as required by Legislative
Decree No. 196 of 30 June 2003 (law on the protection of personal data).
The online submission of the form is considered to all intents and purposes an electronic signing of the
same. By electronic signature, the law intends the set of data in electronic form, attached or connected by
logical association to other electronic data, used as a method of computer identification.
Art. 24 - Timekeeping
Provided by SMS SPORT with Winning Time technology. Each participant must have a valid personal chip or a daily chip for info and methods see: www.winningtime.it
The return for the daily chip will be organized near the arrival.
The Winning Time Personal Chip must be positioned on the seat post using the special plastic support. ATTENTION: the timing service is NOT guaranteed for those who do not position the chip correctly.
The time will be measured by virtue of the competitor's real time.
Art. 25 - Statement summary
By submitting the online registration, the athlete declares:
- to have a sports medical certificate according to Italian Ministerial Decree of 18/02/82;
- To have a competitive medical certificate from their club as per FCI/UCI regulations. Possession of
the FCI/UCI card certifies that the competitor has a competitive medical certificate for the current
- to have a regular membership card if registered with a company;
- to have third party liability insurance;
- to have read and accepted the rules and regulations;
- to consent to the use of their images and data without request for compensation!
Art. 26 - Healthcare
During the race there will be 4 type A ambulance cars and a doctor available. They will also be
there are 3 mountain rescue teams along the route.
Art. 27 - Equipment
The race takes place on mountainous terrain of high altitude, so the weather conditions may change
quickly and without warning. Each participant will need to be prepared and equipped with
clothing suitable for all weather conditions, even with very low temperatures, rain and
Art. 28 - Checks and gates
The passage to be made at the entrance of each starting grid is mandatory: the competitors who fail to do so will be disqualified;
Checkpoints along the route must be passed regularly; There will be a gate at 11:30 at the Madonna di Campiglio refreshment point, and at 13:30 at Malga Boch. When an athlete exceeds the maximum time, he will be stopped and disqualified. The athlete can continue the race without the race number (bib) and at his own risk.
Art. 29 - Technical meeting
Friday June 24th at 5 pm at the Paladolomiti, Piazza San Giacomo, Pinzolo.
Art. 30 - Start time
Saturday 25 June 2022 Location Pineta Pinzolo (TN)
08.00 am. Grid openings
08.30 am. Elite XCM Marathon start
08.45 am. Start Masters MTB Marathon World Championships Pinzolo Male
09.00 am. Start Masters MTB Marathon World Championships Pinzolo Female
09.10. Start Dolomitica Brenta Bike Marathon FCI categories outside the World Championship and Cycling Promotion Bodies
09.15 am. Start Dolomitica Brenta Bike Race FCI and Cycling Promotion Bodies
Art. 31 - License check and pick up of number bib/race packet
All the preliminary operations for participation in the event will take place in Pinzolo at the Race office at the Tennis Center Location Pineta in the following ways: Friday 24 June from 10:00 to 12:00 and from 15.00 to 19.00 - Saturday 25 June from 7.00 to 08.00
Art. 32 - Signaling of the route
The route will be signposted starting from the month of May. Some sections are closed to the public and will be open only for the day of the race (deviations are signaled). Dangerous points such as technical and steep descents, curves, refreshments, etc. they will be marked with specific clearly identifiable signs. The mileage will be reported in descending order (km missing on arrival).
- Refreshments on the route
- Race and post-race services
- Health care assistance
- Showers (if allowed by Covid protocol)
- Bike wash
- Camper area
CONTACTS AND ADDRESSES
ASD Dolomitica Sport Trentino
Via dei Sales 5,38080 Carisolo (TN)
Facebook page: Dolomitica Bike https://www.facebook.com/dolomitica.bike/
Instagram: Dolomitica Brenta Bike
Infoline Michele +39 3394618574
Info Route Dennis +39 3383870390 (English spoken)
Press Office Studio PR Donatella Simoni +39 3331496068