1. Eligibility requirements

1.1 Organizer of the Linz Donau Marathon is Linzer Veranstaltungsgesellschaft m.b.H., Untere Donaulände 7, A-4010 Linz (phone: +43(0)732/603412, DVR-Nr. 0047261, E-Mail: linzmarathon@ liva.linz. at).
1.2 These eligibility requirements are valid for all participants, who are taking part on one of the Linz Marathon´s competitions. The organizer reserves itself to change and update the requirements anytime.
1.3 Everyone has the right to participate at the Linz Donau Marathon, if they have reached the age for the respective course, which is mentioned in the tender. Condition for participation is a right registration. Registration procedure is described on the website www.linzmarathon.at.
1.4 The participation at the event is a personal right and cannot be transferred to third party. The bib can´t be transferred neither.
1.5 The organizer reserves the right to set a participation limit and to decline registrations which are over the limit.

2. Disclaimer

2.1 The participation occurs at one’s own risk. With receipt of the starting documents every participant explains mandatory that there are no doubts about their health condition during the competition. The organizer doesn´t take liability for participant´s health risks.
2.2 The liability of the organizer, his representatives and helpers are excluded for personal-, property damage and financial losses of all kind. The organizer is not liable for induced property and financial damage of slight negligence.
2.3 The organizer cannot be held liable for participant´s stored objects during the event through organizer assigned third parties.
2.4 The organizer has the right, in case of force majeure, for participant´s security reasons, as well as other important reasons, the change the event or to cancel it. In this case claim of refunding the entry fee or compensation is not possible.
2.5 A refund of the registration fee is only possible at a full cancellation of the event, if the cancellation happened without an important reason (see 2.4). If the loss is to be represented by the organizer, only a proportional refund of the participant´s paid entry fee, off the amount remaining after deduction of the organizer´s already transacted expenses regarding the participant, is possible.
2.6 After regular registration a resignation is not possible for prevention, non-participation, or any other reason at the event. It exist no claim for refunding the registration fee.

3. Safety precautions

3.1 The participation with the use of sport equipment like racing wheelchairs (except for the Handbike Half Marathon) and skates (except for the Inline Skating Half Marathon) is forbidden. Accompanying runners by animals, or by people who do not take part in the competition (especially on bicycles, skates or with perambulators or other sport devices) is forbidden and leads to disqualification of the participant!
3.2 Furthermore, participation without a starting number or without the chip, necessary for the time measurement, leads to disqualification.
3.3 The organizer has the right to decline registrations, for whatever reason, or to disqualify participants from the start. A disqualification happens especially when the participant´s bib will be handed to a third party, or will be changed in any way or the advertising label is unrecognizable or can´t be seen. Further reasons for disqualification are wrong data at the participant´s registration, if there is a ban from the responsible sport federation, if there is a suspicion of taking non legal substances, or if the participant endangers with their behavior the event or other participants. Disqualified participants are not allowed to start for the following 2 years.
3.4 In case of disqualification for any reason mentioned above a claim of refund of the entry fee is not possible.

4. Data collection and picture rights

4.1 The participant´s personal data named at the registration are stored and handle  for the purpose of the event´s execution, including medical care of participants during and in connection with the event, as well as for media coverage and time measurement.
4.2 You have the right to request from the controller - which is the Linzer Veranstaltungsgesellschaft m.b.H. - access to and rectification or erasure of personal data or restriction of processing concerning the data subject or to object to processing as well as the right to data portability. Moreover you have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, which is the Austrian Datenschutzbehörde (https://www.dsb.gv.at).
4.3 The participant is informed that the pictures, videos and interviews taken at the event get published and used by radio, TV, print media, books, films, cassettes etcetera without claim for compensation.
4.4 You can find the data protection regulations for your information at the online registration and on the Linz Marathon Homepage www.linzmarathon.at for download.

5. Time measurement

5.1 The time measurement for the event will be carried out by a third party, by now mika:timing GmbH.
5.2 The participant obligates to wear the necessary time measurement chip during the race on the shoe or a maximum of 30cm above the ground. A time measurement only can happen with the right use of the chip, as well as the right compliance of the course, set by the organizer. If interims are missing or interims don´t seem plausible, the organizer has the right to disqualify the participant.

6. Other

6.1 The event takes place under every weather condition.
6.2 Literal mistakes reserved.
6.3 For all caused disputes during the registration or participation only Austrian right is applicable. Place of jurisdiction is Linz / Austria.

General Data Protection Regulation