PACER RECRUITMENT
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RACE CATEGORIES RACE INFORMATION 18 OCTOBER 2015
Venue: Big Splash, East Coast Park
Time: 5:00am
Email: info@newtonchallenge.com
FLAG-OFF TIME 32KM - 5.00am | 18KM - 5.45am
* Past participant from 2013 & 2014. Click here to register. RUNNER'S ENTITLEMENT
SINGLET SIZE CHART
Men's Newton Running Singlet Women's Newton Running Singlet
FINISHER T-SHIRT SIZE CHART
﷯ Women's Finisher T-Shirt
Notes: The cutting of 2015's running apparel is DIFFERENT from 2014's version
Measurements for the Newton Running Singlet and Finisher T-Shirt are in inches.
Actual size may have a +/- 1 to 2 cm variation from the size chart above.
Participants are advised to select the sizing carefully during registration to avoid any sizing issues.
No exchanges will be allowed during the Race Entry Pack Collection.
Please note that the Organiser reserves the right to make any prior changes without informing participants.
LUCKY DRAW
Terms & Conditions apply: The lucky draw is only open to Newton Challenge 2015 participants.
Each Newton Challenge participant is only entitled to 1 lucky draw chance.
The draw is based on participant's race bib number.
Winners must be present during the draw presentation to claim their prizes. Otherwise, a re-draw will take place and the prize will be given to the subsequent winner of the draw.
The Organiser reserves the right to make any changes without prior notices to the participants. Organiser's decision is final.
RACE ENTRY PACK COLLECTION
Date: 10 - 11 October 2015
Time: 11:00am to 7:00pm
Venue: Velocity @ Novena Square 238 Thomson Road 307683 COLLECTION OF RACE ENTRY PACK
It is mandatory for all participants to collect their Race Entry Packs within the dates stated above Participants will need to bring along the following documents for the collection of Race Entry Packs: • NRIC or Photo ID for verification purposes
N.B. The Organiser reserves the right to refuse participants without the required documents from collecting their Race Entry Packs. FOR PARTICIPANTS WHO ARE UNABLE TO COLLECT IN PERSON
If you are unable to collect your Race Entry Pack personally during the assigned collection days, you may authorize someone to collect it for you. Your representative will need to produce the following documents in order to collect on your behalf:
• A copy of the runner's identification card for verification
• Your representative’s identification card for recording purposes No authorization form is required. Your representative’s particulars will be taken down for record purposes. MERCHANDISE
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GENERAL Newton Challenge 2015 is organised by Pink Apple Pte Ltd (referred herein as the "Organiser") in accordance with these Rules & Regulations that is applicable to the Participants, which can be found at www.newtonchallenge.com ("Official Website"). Completion of the online entry form confirms the Participants' agreement to abide by the relevant Rules & Regulations of Newton Challenge 2015. These Rules & Regulations apply at the material time and to all any ruling of the Organiser. The Participant agrees to: (i) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about the Participant contained in the registration form (the "Registration Data"); and (ii) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. The Organiser may contact the Participant from time to time by email. Any notice sent to the email address registered with the Organiser shall be deemed as received by the Participant. If the Participant provides any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or if the Organiser has grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, the Organiser may suspend or terminate the Participant's registration and refuse any and all future use of the Official Website (or any parts thereof). Any disputes arising from participation in Newton Challenge 2015 shall be referred to Arbitration to be conducted in Singapore under the laws of Singapore. The Organiser reserves the right to use any photographs, motion pictures, recordings, or any other records of the Event for any legitimate purposes, including commercial advertising. The Organiser reserves the right to amend the Rules and Regulations without giving prior notification or any reasons thereof. REGISTRATION The Organiser reserves the right to cancel or postpone Newton Challenge 2015 at any time without prior notice to the Participants, in which case they will make an effort to inform the Participants prior to the date of the event. If Newton Challenge 2015 has to be cancelled or postponed, there shall be no refund of registration fees paid and the Organiser shall not be liable for any other loss or inconvenience caused. The Organiser reserves the right to set the fees for the different categories as expedient to its intents and purposes.
Once the registration form has been duly processed, there will be no refund of registration fees for those participants who eventually do not take part in Newton Challenge 2015, for whatever reason. Participants who withdraw from the race before 2359hrs on 31 August 2015 will enjoy a 50% refund of the paid registration fees. Refund will be made via cheque. Withdrawal notifications must be in writing to info@newtonchallenge.com. Telephone and verbal notifications will not be accepted. Withdrawal after 2359hrs on 31 August 2015 will not be accepted and no refund of registration fees paid. Participants who decide to downgrade their category (i.e. change of category to one of lower value) must do so before 2359 hrs on 31 August 2015. No refunds will be made for the difference in pricing. All requests for change must be in writing to info@newtonchallenge.com. Telephone and verbal notifications will not be accepted. Participants who wish to upgrade their category (i.e. change of category to one of higher value) must do so before 2359hrs on 31 August 2015. Top up of the price difference must be made in order for the change to take place. All requests for change must be in writing to info@newtonchallenge.com. Telephone and verbal notifications will not be accepted. A $15 administrative charge will apply for change (downgrade or upgrade) of category. The Organiser reserves the right to limit and refuse entries without assigning any reasons thereof. The Organiser reserves the right to replace the race entry pack items with items of similar value. The Organiser shall not be held responsible for any disputes arising from incomplete entry details. Participants below 18 years of age need to seek parental or guardian consent before participating in the event. RACE The Organiser reserves the right to amend the Newton Challenge 2015 race routes as they deem fit for the safety of the Participants and/or to prevent any potential hazards in the running of the event, at any time without prior notice to the Participant. In such cases, every effort will be made to inform the Participant prior to the date of the event. The Organiser shall not be liable for any other loss or inconvenience caused due to such changes. Participants must wear their assigned bib number as instructed at all times during the race. Participants without the allocated bib number will not be allowed to take part in the race. The Organiser reserves the right to delay the commencement of the run in the event of inclement weather. Should the inclement weather persist after the delay, the Organiser reserves the right to cancel the race without refund of registration fees.
"Gun Time" will be used to determine the winners for competitive categories. Gun time is the time from the start signal until the runner crosses the finish line. For podium finisher appeals, both the prize winner and possible prize winner must be present. Appeals must be made on-site in person to the race officials, in a written format, at least 30 minutes before the prize presentation. All appeals are subject to a $50 appeal fee. The appeal fee will only be refundable upon successful appeal. There will be no refund for unsuccessful timing appeals. The Organiser's decision is final and reserves the right not to entertain any appeals after 18 October 2015.
The Organiser reserves the right to replace any winners if he/she is found to be disqualified. Participants who do not start within 30 minutes from their respective flag off point will be disqualified and for safety reasons, may not be allowed to start. Participants below the age of 18 are required to seek parental/guardian consent and fill up the relevant indemnity form when registering online, failing which, the Organiser reserves the right to refuse entry to that Participant. No pets, or any form of wheel-run objects of transport e.g. inline skates, prams, push cars, shoes with built-in or attached rollers is allowed on the course during the race except official race and medical vehicles. While baggage deposit services are provided on the race day, the Organiser will not be held responsible for any loss and/or damage, personal or otherwise, to the belongings and items deposited. The Organiser also reserves the right to check any item or baggage deposited. MEDICAL SAFETY Whilst reasonable precautions will be taken by the Organiser to ensure the safety of participants, participants take part at their own risks and the Organiser, their sponsors and their appointed officials shall not be liable for any death or injury, loss or damage, suffered or otherwise, and howsoever arising. The Organiser reserves the right to remove any participant deemed physically incapable of continuing with the run to prevent him/her from causing greater harm and injury to himself/herself. Participants are strongly encouraged to go for a medical examination and/ or consult their medical practitioner prior to registration and before the actual race day. For the safety of participants, participants are advised to run on the designated route and observe traffic regulations.
FAQ CONTACT US REGISTRATION How can I register?
You can register online. What am I entitled to as a participant?
Please refer to Runner's Entitlement. How do I know if my entry has been accepted?
You will receive an email confirmation slip upon your successful registration. Registered participants can also retrieve their confirmation slip on the website. Do I get a refund if I choose not to participate after registration?
Participants who withdraw from the race before 2359hrs on 31 August 2015 will enjoy a 50% refund of the paid registration fees. Refund will be made via cheque. Withdrawal notifications must be in writing to info@newtonchallenge.com. Telephone and verbal notifications will not be accepted. Withdrawal after 31 August 2015 will not be accepted and no refund of registration fees paid. Can I make changes to my personal particulars after registration?
Yes. You can make changes to your particulars by sending us an email to info@newtonchallenge.com. An administrative fee of $15 will apply. Can I transfer my race registration if I wish to withdraw from the race?
All race registrations are strictly non-transferable. Is GST included in the registration fee?
Yes. Registration fee is inclusive of 7% GST. Is there an age limit to the participate in the race?
All participants below 18 years of age need to complete the indemnity form and seek parental or guardian consent before participating in the event. ABOUT THE RACE When is the Newton Challenge 2015?
The Newton Challenge 2015 will be held on 18 October 2015 (Sunday), 5.00am. Where will the race be held?
The race will start at Big Splash (902 East Coast Parkway, Singapore 449874). How many Race Categories are there?
Please see Race Categories. Will I get race timing?
All competitive runners will get their race timing. Runners must wear their shoe tag as instructed to ensure that their timing will be captured. Click here for shoe tag instructions. What is the ranking based on?
Ranking and winners will be determined by the GUN TIME. Is there a baggage deposit at the start point?
Yes. There is a baggage deposit area at the start point. Whilst maximum care and security will be enforced, the Organisers will not be responsible for any loss or damaged items or delay in retrieving the bags. Participants are advised to travel light. Is there a cut-off time for the race?
Yes. The cut-off time for all categories is at 10.00am. Can I skate or cycle during the race?
No. Will there be an official photographer?
Yes. Photography and/or videography will be taken during the event for news and publicity purposes by the official photographer and/or videographer, and may be used for print and on online/electronic platforms of Pink Apple Pte Ltd. Pink Apple Pte Ltd owns all rights to the photographs and video recordings. If you do not wish to have any photographs or video recordings taken of you, please inform the Organiser at the event site. What if I am injured during the race or otherwise unable to finish the race?
Please approach the nearest first aiders deployed along the route. Participants who require immediate medical attention may alert the route marshals. Will I get a certificate after the race?
No.
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