RMC BANJALUKA HALF MARATHON REGISTRATION

FAQ - Frequently asked questions and answers!

Here are the answers to your most frequently asked questions.

How do I sign up and make a payment, and until when applications are open?
Mandatory registration and application for the race of your choice you can make at the link. "First minute" applications at the lowest price are active until 15th of January, 2020. "Standard applications" are active until 31st of March, 2020. And "Last minute" applications are active until the beginning of the event, respectively until 10th of April, 2020. Also, runners can apply directly, pay up and take over the race package at the registration center at the EXPO - Sports Fair on Friday, 10th of April from 10:00 am until 01:00 pm and Saturday, 11th of April from 06:30 am until 08:00 am.
Can payment for a starter package be paid in cash and at which location?
You can pay for starter package for all races that will be at the "Viva Run&More Weekend" in cash, at My Book bookstores locations:
- Sarajevo / Vrbanja 1C, floor -1, Sarajevo City Center
- Banja Luka / King Petar I Karadjordjevic 70 street
For more information contact us by email at or by phone +387 (0)51 928 565 and +387 (0)66 209 332.
Where and when does the RMC Banja Luka Half Marathon races 10K Race, 5k Team Run G-Drive, Color Fun Run, School Run and Bambini Marathon starts?
The RMC Banja Luka Half Marathon, the 10K race and the 5K Team Run G-Drive starts at the same time, on Saturday, 11th of April at 09:00 am; and start is at Krajina Square. All runners must be in the start zone at 08:30 am.
Color Fun Run starts on Friday, 10th of April at 07:00 pm. The start and finish of the race is at the Kastel fortress. The length of the trail is 3 kilometres. All runners must be in the start zone at 06:30 pm.
School Run starts on Friday, 10th of April at 01:30 pm and the start is at Krajina Square. The length of the trail is 700 metres. All runners must be in the start zone at 01:00 pm.
The Bambini Marathon kicks off on Saturday, 11th of April at 12:30 pm and the race start is located in the parking lot below Kastel fortress. The length of the trail is 250 metres. All runners must be in the start zone at 12:00.
Here you can see the maps of all the trails.
Until when we must make mandatory registration and application for the race if we want to personalize number?
Number's personalization for the RMC Banja Luka Half Marathon is 25€ until 21st of March. Runners who make a payment by that date will receive a personalized number.
What does number’s personalization mean?
If you pay your application in the amount of 25€ until 21st of March, 2020; your name will be displayed on your racing number.
How to take over RMC Banja Luka Half Marathon, 10K and 5K Team Run G-Drive racing packages?
RMC Banja Luka Half Marathon, 10K and 5K Team Run G-Drive race packs can be picked up at the EXPO Sports Fair in Kastel fortress on Friday, 10th of April from 10:00 am until 01:00 pm hours and on Saturday, 11th of April from 06:30 am until 08:00 am.
How demanding are trails of RMC Banja Luka Half Marathon and 10K for the runners?
The Banja Luka Half Marathon race is runned down in two laps, while the new 10K run is the first lap of that half marathon race. The track for both races has been measured and verified by AIMS, which means that in addition to a personal records, racers in Banja Luka will also be able to earn qualifying times for the Olympic Games and World Championships. The track is also extremely straight, which makes it ideal for running and great for achieving personal best time.
Rules of a 5K Team Run G-Drive Run?
It is a team race where colleagues from work, colleagues from university, neighbors, best friends can participate in. The team can have from 3 to 5 members who are running 5 kilometres together. At the end of the race, the results of all the members are summed up and this gives the average time which entire team ran in the race. Teams can be men's, women's and mixed teams, and on the basis of that we made categories for awarding (the best men's, women's and mixed teams will be awarded).
How to apply for the Color Fun Run race?
Color Fun Run runners can make register and pay online at this link until Friday, 10th of April until 10:00 am.
Also, runners can apply directly, pay in and take their race package at the registration center at the EXPO - Sport Fair on Friday, 10th of April from 10:00 am until 06:00 pm. The registration fee in the "First minute" period and "Standard" period is 5€ per person, and in “Last minute” period is 7.5€ per person.
The race is of a humanitarian nature and all the money raised from the registration fees will be donated to associations of sensitive social categories.
How to register a child/ren for Bambini Marathon?
Parents can register and pay for their children's entry fees online at this link until a certain number of race participants are filled.
The number of participants is limited to 1000. Bambini Marathon is divided into two age categories.
Children 2-4 years of old run with their parents - they start first;
and children 4-6 years of old run with their coaches - start after the younger group.
For more information, please contact us at +387 (0)51 928 565 and +387 (0)66 209 332, every working day from 08:30 am until 04:30 pm.
What is the EDU Coaching Forum and to whom it’s intended?
EDU Coaching Forum (from 10th of April until 12th of April) through the seminars, lectures, panel discussions and trainings enables runners, coaches as well as sports professionals to improve their knowledge, make long-term contacts with experts, other professionals and get the opportunity to work more actively on promotion of recreational sports and sports in general, in the region and beyond.
How much do concert tickets cost and where can I get them?
On Friday, 10th of April, visitors of Kastel fortress can enjoy in free concerts:
From 07:00 pm until 10:00 pm will perform ABBA Real Tribute band;
On Saturday, 11th of April, at the Kastel Main Stage, it will be Fresh Wave Night program.
Information about the price of Fresh Wave Night tickets and the locations where they can be purchased will be announced shortly. Follow our official web page at www.rmcbanjalukamarathon.com.
Can participants of Half Marathon race and 10K race go and participate in 5K Team Run G-Drive with their teams, at the same time?
It is not possible to run a team race, and then continue a Half Marathon or a 10K race.
In which race can participate kids from 7 to 11 years of age?
Children from 7 to 11 years of age, can run a fun Color Fun Run race with the obligatory accompaniment of their parents. This race is of a humanitarian nature this year, as well previous years.

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