A Dynafit Lynx Trial is a mountain trail running competition organized by Szent Jakab Zarándok Egyesület. Participants can choose between four race (110 km, 87 km, 43 km, 24 km), individual and relay category. Details
The start and finish will be in Nógrád, Hungary.
The routes of every races follow forest paths, that will be adequately marked by organizers before the competition. The routes of every races follow forest paths, that will be adequately marked by organizers before the competition.
Any runner who does not follow the marked path of the race will be subject to disqualification or penalty. Penalties should vary between 15 minutes and 1 hour, which should be decided by the organizers.
You can only participate on the marathon or longer distance if you are more than 16, and you consider yourself healthy enough for the physical effor required by the competition.You can only participate on the marathon or longer distance if you are more than 16, and you consider yourself healthy enough for the physical effor required by the competition.If you are between 16 and 18 years you can only participate with the written consent of your parent (guardian or custodian). The consent should be signed by the parent (guardian or custodian) and should be handed to the organizers at the check in before the race, together with a copy of the identity card of the participant and the parent (guardian or custodian).Participants of both distances should sign a declaration of personal responsibility, stating that they were informed about the regulation, they understand and accept the risks (physical, legal or any other) carried by the participation at the Dynafit Lynx Trail.Checking in for the competition can be done showing your valid identiy card. If someone cannot prove their personal identity, they cannot participate at the competiton.Organizers can exclude from the participation at the race anyone who is under the influence of alcoholic drinks, drugs or other psychoactive drugs or anyone who shows visible signs of physical or mental fatigue or anyone not having adequate equipement.
Timing and checking
Time measurement will be carried out electronically, using chips. Organizers can establish unannounced check-points at any part of the route, to check the mandatory equipment of the competitors. The race bib should always be visible throughout the competition.
In the case of the Half Marathon:
Male 14 – 40 years; 40+
Female 14 – 40years; 40+
In the case of the Marathon and longer distances than the marathon:
Male 16 – 40 years; 40+
Female 16 – 40 years; 40+
Relay: female, male, mixed
The first three finishers of each category will be awarded. The one to finish within the shortest period of time the distance that they registered to will be the winner.
|Working mobile phone|
|Food (at least two energy bars or gels at the start)|
|running bottle with a minimum of 0,5L of water|
|Headtorch plus spare batteries|
|Long-sleeved warm top for night|
|Money (Hungarian currency)|
Legend: - Obligatory - Recommended
Mandatory equipment can be checked in the start area and at the check points.!
The race orientation takes place on Friday, 3 August 2018 at 8 pm and on Saturday, 5 August 2018, right before the start.
About the start zone
You can enter the start area using the check-in gates.You can enter the start area using the check-in gates.When entering the check-in gates the mandatory equipement is ckecked and the name of the participant is written on the start list. Those who are not on the registration list cannot enter the start area. Those who have a valid registration but are not on the start list will not figure on the result list.The start area cannot be left after the check-in until the start. After the start, the start gate will be open for 10 minutes, so those who did not arrive until the start can depart, but they should announce the organizers. Those departing after this will not be ranked.
Check points and refreshment points
There will check points and refreshing points on the track. At the refreshing points water, isotinic drinks and other beverages (e.g. coke) as well as snacks (banana, orange, lemon) will be offered to participants by our volunteers.
Team member can only exchange themselves at exchange points. Team members are transported by organizers, but individual transport is possible, too.
Supporters and relatives can support participants verbally, in case they take into consideration the requests of the organizators.Supporters and relatives can support participants verbally, in case they take into consideration the requests of the organizators.Any help from supperters is penalized by disqualification, exept in case of emergancy, or additional refreshment at refreshing areas.Participant can support each other at any time with food, beverages, missing equipement of by providing first aid.Support from any moving or stationary vehicle is forbidden!!!
Organizers can disqualify participants who:
- lost the race bib, modify it or do not wear it on a visible place
- omit to register at any checkpoint
- do not stop when asked by orginizers
- do not follow the marked path (e.g. use shortcuts)
- Missing one of the mandatory equipment
- use any vehicle during the race
- use any support (exept from firts aid) other than that offered at refreshment points
- leave garbage or their equipment on the track
- use dopping
- do not behave properly (e.g. agressive behaviour) with other participants, orginizers or locals
- do not follow traffic rules
- do not finish within the given time limit
In case of disqualification the registration fee will not be refunded!
Any participant who decides to abandon the race must announce this at the next check point and follow the instructions given by organizers. After the cutoff time one can only stay on the track on their own responsability. In this case organizers cannot guarantee the presence of volunteers or check points. Such participant will be considered an out of competition runner.
Any participant can appeal against any other competitor who did not keep the regulations or the instructions of the organizers. Appeals should be made in the race center, at least 15 minutes before the award giving ceremony. The appeal fee is 10 000 Ft. Appeals will be handled within one hour. If the appeal is accepted, appeal fees are refunded.
Canceling or modifying participation
Organizers reserve the right to modify the track of the race due to weather conditions or they can cancel the whole event in case of extreme weather conditions. Any modifications concerning the track will be marked and announced at least on the day prior to the start, at the race orentation.
Would the competition be canceled for any reasons, orgnaizers will use the results measured at the last check point when ranking racers.
By registering to the competition, participants accept that photos and videos can be made about them during the competition. Organizers dispose these photos and videos, and they can give them to third parties.
The traffic is not stopped during the race so participants might meet vehicles or locals.The traffic is not stopped during the race so participants might meet vehicles or locals.There will be a first aid station on the track, where first aid will be provided in case of emergency. Participants will be helped by members of the mountain rescue service.According to the personal responsibility declaration, organizers do not assume responsability for any accidents or injuries that one suffers at the DYNAFIT LYNX TRAIL.
All participants are obliged to observe the race rules!