Kakheti

Georgia

Kakheti

15:00
Local time
Day run
Category
Scenic
Characteristics

Compete with the world in Kakheti

Enjoy beautiful landscapes and an unforgettable running experience

ORGANIZER

Red Bull Georgia and it's product distributor partner "Gagra Plus", 63, Kostava Street, GE 0171, Tbilisi, Georgia.

DATE & TIME

May 8, 2016 at 15:00 local time.

LOCATION AND COURSE DESCRIPTION

The run in Kakheti starts on the 10th Kilometer of Telavi-Kvareli highway, on the turning point of the road to Lopota Lake,  the course will lead the participants along the Caucasus mountains, Participants will then enjoy the breathtaking views of the famous Kakhetian Vineyards.
For a detailed map of the course, please have a look at the bottom of the page. 

WINGS FOR LIFE WORLD RUN VENUE INFORMATION

The Wings for Life World Run Village in Kakheti is at the same place as starting point located around  on the 10th Kilometer of Telavi-Kvareli highway.

Beside race number pick-up there will be a lot of other things happening at the Wings for Life World Run venue: Concert, food and beverage and of course the chance to enjoy the global broadcast of the race on a big screen among others. A designated participants’ area will provide pick up and drop off of clothes and snacks and drinks, toilets.

WHEELCHAIR

In our unique event concept, all wheelchair participants are part of the global Wings for Life World Run and can compete with the runners. We will try to accommodate all participants in wheelchair but due to the global character of the race special rules will need to be enforced to obtain a valid result (see Rulebook)

 

TIMING AND RACE NUMBER HANDOUT

You will receive a race number that contains a timing tag that is activated when you pass the Catcher Car at the start line. This tag then registers your result when the Catcher Car passes you at the end of your race.

All participants who register until March 13, 2016 will receive a personalised race number.

Race number handout will happen at the location,  on the race day from 10 am. More information will be provided in the months before the event.

STARTER KIT

All participants will receive a starter kit. This kit will include unique items like from global partner Puma and other features to be defined in the upcoming months

ENTRY FEE AND TIMELINES

Until 5000 participant limit is reached 30 GEL

 

PARTICIPANT LIMIT

The Wings for Life World Run in Georgia Kakheti is limited to 5000 participants in 2016 to guarantee the best running experience for every athlete.

REGISTRATION DEADLINES

If the participant limit is not reached before, online Registration will end on May 4, 2016 at 12:00 local time.

MEDICAL INFORMATION

In consultation with the local authorities, we offer sufficient medical service onsite and along the course.
If you are allergic to something or have other important information for the medical team in case of emergency, please make sure to note this on the provided form on the reverse side of your race number.

REFRESHMENT STATIONS

We will provide refreshment stations at least every 5 km of the course. On the first 10 km, those stations will be set up at every 2.5km. We will provide you with still mineral water, Red Bull Energy Drink pure or mixed with water, fruit and other nutrition.

SHUTTLE SERVICE

When the Catcher Car passes you, your race is over. We will then shuttle you back to the Wings for Life World Run Village with our shuttle bus system. More info on the system is coming in the months before the event.

ARRIVAL AND ACCOMMODATION

More info is coming in the months before the event at the moment please contact the tourist board for accommodation needs georgia.travel

 

 

Wheelchair Detailed Info

Be prepared

18°C Average temp
70% Humidity
10% Chance of rain

Averages for Kakheti
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