MAAA ROAD RUNNING RELAY 2015 Marsascala – Saturday 17th January 2015

PROGRAMME OF EVENTS
CATEGORY ELIGIBILITY TIME DIST
Open M & W Born 1999 or before 2.30 p.m. 4 x 5 kilometres

 OTHER DETAILS

Start & Finish  (former) Jerma Palace Hotel, Marsascala
Entries By Thursday 15th January to: ant.fava47@gmail.com   indicating Team, Name, Surname, Date of Birth
Teams Teams will be composed of four runners. On the day of the Race, Team officials will have to hand in a Team Sheet confirming the names of the athletes forming the team.
Numbers Athletes are to keep their numbers assigned to them for the current MAAA Road Running Season.
Assistance to Organisers PARTICIPATING CLUBS ARE REMINDED THAT AS PER STATUTE THEY ARE TO PROVIDE AT LEAST ONE HELPER TO THE MAAA.
Route Route Map is featured below.

RUNNERS ARE EXPECTED TO FAMILIARISE THEMSELVES WITH THE ROUTE. RUNNERS WHO DO NOT COVER THE ENTIRE ROUTE WILL AUTOMATICALLY DISQUALIFY THE TEAM THEY ARE RUNNING FOR.

Prizes
  • For the first team in each race if at least 2 teams take part
  • For the second team in each race if at least 3 teams take part
  • For the third team in each race if at least 4 teams take part
Prize Money
  • The winning team in the Men’s Open Road Relay will be given a cash prize of 100 Euros. ( If at least 2 teams have to take part)
  • The winning team in the Women’s Open Road Relay will be given a cash prize of 100 Euros. ( If at least 2 teams have to take part)

Marsascala Road Relay – Open (Men and Women) — Route       Description

  1. The change-over of each lap is next to the former Jerma Palace Hotel,
  2. Runners run up Triq ir-Ridott and turn left along Triq Qalet in the direction of St Thomas
  3. Runners turn sharp right up Triq il-Gardiel in the direction of Marsascala centre, running along the Wildfowl
  4. Runners run in the direction of Triq Sant Antnin and then turn sharp right up Triq Sant
  5. Runners head up Triq La Sengle (in the direction of Zabbar) and turn right at Triq il-Buzbiez. Runners turn right down Triq San Gwakkin.
  6. Runners run along Triq ix-Xatt where they run on the Runners run up Triq is-Salini and finish off outside the former Jerma Palace Hotel.

Marsascala Relay

MAAA ROAD RUNNING LEAGUE 2014 / 2015 Ta’ Qali – Sunday 25th January 2015

PROGRAMME OF EVENTS
CATEGORY ELIGIBILITY TIME DISTANCE
Seniors born: 1995 or before 8:15 a.m. 10 kilometres
Juniors born: 1996, 1997 8:15 a.m. 10 kilometres
Intermediates Born: 1998, 1999 8:15 a.m. 10 kilometres

OTHER DETAILS ABOUT THE RACES

  1. START AND FINISH

The 10km Race will start and finish on the remaining stretch of the former runway in front of the Model Aircraft Centre.

  1. NUMBERS

Athletes are to run with the number assigned to them in the previous Road Running League events.

  1. ENTRIES

Entries are to be sent to Mr A. Fava at ant.fava47@gmail.com by not later than Thursday 22nd January

Only new entries [i.e. athletes not previously entered for the 2014 / 2015 Road Running Events] should be entered. New entries should also be duly registered.

  1. ASSISTANCE TO ORGANISERS

Participating clubs are reminded that they are obliged to provide at least one helper to the MAAA.

  1. PARKING

It is advised that parking should not obstruct the start and finish areas.

 

COURSE DESCRIPTION

SENIORS , JUNIORS, INTERMEDIATES

DESCRIPTION PLACEMARK
1. The race starts on the former Ta’ Qali runway. A
2. Runners head towards the Model Aircraft Flying Centre, will turn left towards the MFA Training Grounds and will run past Centenary Stadium and National Stadium. A-B
3. Runners turn sharp left in the direction of the open air-market will run past the open-air market (not through!) and in the direction of the Model Aircraft Field. B-C
4. Runners again head towards the MFA Training Grounds and the Centenary Stadium. C,D
5. Runners turn right towards Pitkali. D-E
6. At Pitkali, runners turn sharp right and proceed in the direction of the Crafts Village and Mdina Road. E-F
7. At Mdina Road, runners head towards Attard. (on this road athletes are obliged to keep to the left). F-G
8. On approaching Attard runners will turn sharp left and run up Triq Dun Mikiel Xerri. G-H
9. Runners come out on Pitkali road and head towards Ta’ Qali. H-I
10 After going past Pitkali, runners will again run past the open-air market (not through!) and in the direction of the Model Aircraft Field. I-J-K
11. Runners will turn sharp left up the Ta Qali former runway, and will finish the race close to the new Exhibition Centre. K-L

ROUTE MAP – TA’QALI

Ta Qali 10K MAP