PARTICIPATION CONDITIONS

ONLINE REGISTRATION FINALIZATION PLATFORM:

Once you have bought your bib, you will receive a link later on. This link will give you access to the online platform in order to finalize your registration by submitting your mandatory information (medical certificate, shirt size, etc.).

Please note that the online registration finalization platform will be available during spring 2019.

 

MEDICAL CERTIFICATE:

Please note that no registration for the Disneyland® Paris–Val d’Europe Half  Marathon and Challenges will be confirmed without providing a valid medical certificate.


Foreign participants are required to provide a medical certificate of "No contraindication to the practice of sport in competition, Athletics in competition, or running in competition“ even if they have a competition license issued by a federation affiliated to the IAAF. This certificate dating from less than one year on the day of the race, must be written in French, dated, signed and allow the authentication of the doctor, whether he is established or not in the national territory. If it is not written in French language, it must be supplied with a translation into French.
 

Your medical certificate has to fulfill the following conditions:

  • it has to be translated into French
  • it has to be issued and signed by a doctor, stamped and signed.
  • It has to be delivered less than one year on the day of the race
  • It has to include one of the following sentences; "no contraindication to the practice of running in competition“, or “no contraindication to the practice of Athletics in competition”, “no contraindication to the practice of sport in competition”

Your license must be valid the day of the race and delivered by French Federation below:

 

  • FFA, FF Tri, FFCO and FFPM

The medical certificate will be asked during the finalization of your registration online and will be subject to validation by the organization. A downloading tool will be available. In order to avoid any mistake, we recommend runners to use our template.

Please download the template of the medical certificate.

 

For more information about the medical certificate and the license, please check the official race rules.

 

Please note:
No race numbers will be sent by mail. No race numbers will be given on the day of the race. If a medical certificate is not provided by August 30, 2019, you will not be allowed to take part in the race.

 

PROOF OF TIME & ESTIMATED FINISHING TIME

If you are able to finish the Disneyland® Paris–Val d’Europe Half  Marathon in less than 1:30 hours, a proof of time will be required to be part of the first group's departure. Otherwise no proof of time is required, you will only have to enter a time higher than 1:30 hours. Please refer to the pacing chart available below, for arrival times and pacing per kilometer.

 

If you would like to provide a proof of time, it has to be submitted during the finalization of your registration online. It has to be from a certified race, 10K or longer in which runner participated after May 1st, 2018 and specifying:

  • Name of the race
  • Distance
  • City/State
  • Date of the race
  • Finish time
 

If no proof of time or even an estimated finishing time is submitted before August 30, 2019, the data will be considered as incomplete or unverified. You will be placed in the last group of departure. You will be able to submit your estimated finishing time during the finalization of your registration online.
No change of starting group will be made after August 30, 2019.

 

PACING REQUIREMENT

  • All runners must complete the Disneyland® Paris-Val d'Europe Half Marathon, Disneyland® Paris 10K and Disneyland® Paris 5K within 16 minutes per mile pace.
  • A training pace of 15-minute per mile pace is recommended.
  • Pace cyclists will be on the course indicating when runners are behind the required 16 minutes per mile.
  • Runners unable to maintain the pace may be picked up at any point along the course and transported to the finish line area.

To help you calculate your estimated finishing time, please use the following race pacing chart:

 

Pace (mn per Mile) Pace (mn per km) Half Marathon
06:00 03:44 01:19:00
06:30 04:02 01:25:00
07:00 04:21 01:32:00
07:30 04:40 01:38:00
08:00 04:58 01:45:00
08:30 05:17 01:51:00
09:00 05:36 01:58:00
09:30 05:54 02:04:00
10:00 06:13 02:11:00
10:30 06:31 02:18:00
11:00 06:50 02:24:00
11:30 07:09 02:31:00
12:00 07:27 02:37:00
12:30 07:46 02:44:00
13:00 08:05 02:50:00
13:30 08:23 02:57:00
14:00 08:42 03:03:00
14:30 09:01 03:10:00
15:00 09:19 03:17:00
15:30 09:38 03:23:00
16:00 09:56 03:30:00