N Kolay Istanbul Half Marathon Skate Race
Skating enthusiasts will take their place on the course at N Kolay Istanbul Half Marathon to be run at the fascinating view of the Historical Peninsula course.
How Do I Register?
- First-time runners should go to https://event.spor.istanbul/ and fill in the “Registration” page.
- Previously registered runners should fill in the form after they log in using their user name and password.
- Please click on the “Register” button under the form and complete the payment process by entering credit card details on the next page.
- Please make sure that the Registration Inquiry Page shows “Congratulations! You are Successfully Registered to the Race.”
After registration, no notification will be sent for approval via e-mail or phone call.
If you see the statement “Congratulations! You are Successfully Registered to the Race,” it means that your registration is successful.
Participants who complete their registration should check the day and hours to be announced with e-mail or on www.istanbulyarimaratonu.com or the social media accounts, so that they can get the materials (race kit) they will use during the race.
Registration Periods and Fees
Registration period May 9 – October 3, registration fee is 60 EuroRegistration period October 4 – January 2, registration fee, 70 EuroRegistration period January 3- April 15, registration fee 90 Euro
As our service processes start from the moment of registration; registration cancellation, postponement or refund will not be made. Even if you do not participate, you can take your race package that you are entitled from the distribution point.
Athletes who have turned 16 as of April 30, 2023 can participate in the race.
It will be announced here soon.
Your race t-shirt will be delivered together with the race kit.
You cannot request a t-shirt size other than the one you choose during registration.
Electronic Timing Chip
At the Race Kit Distribution area, all participants will be given a recyclable electronic timekeeping chip which is used to measure their ranking.
Please remember to attach the chip delivered with the race kit to you shoes on the race day and do not remove it until the race ends. The ranking of runners cannot be measured without this chip.
We would like to emphasize that you should not change your chip with other runners for the chip is matched with your ID.
Please do not pass the chip carpets at the start and finish and on the course twice. This may cause wrong timekeeping of your run.
After the run ends, please do not return to the course for any reason once you pass through the finish line. Otherwise, the chip will re-measure your time and revise it according to the most recent pass over the carpet.
Your bib number is special for you and to N Kolay Istanbul Half-Marathon. Do not copy it or exchange with other participants.
If you give your bib number to another person or change it, your rank will be cancelled since you will be deemed to have violated the race rules.
ATTENTION: If you exchange your bib number with another runner, both you and the other runner will be disqualified.
Please do not forget to place the “number tag” bearing the same number with your bib number delivered within your race kit, into the outermost pocket of your bag in order to leave it to the safekeeping tent.
Your bib number must be attached on your chest throughout the race.
You need to attach your bib number to your garment in a visible fashion so as to ensure that the official photographers of N Kolay Istanbul Half-Marathon can take your photos and you can find these photos later.
Please do not forget to put on the timekeeping chip, which has been delivered to you with your bib number and is used for keeping the time of your run, before the race starts.
Please completely fill in the required information on the reverse of your bib number, so that we can immediately intervene in case of any health issue.
Chip Usage Video
Information on how to use your chip is available in the video below.
Overall ranking rewards (elite athletes) will be awarded based on gun time. All age group and other prizes will be given according to chip measurement times. Your position at the start line, how further back you are from the start line, does not affect your measurement. Your race time starts to be measured on the moment you cross the chip carpet.
Electronic Timing Chip
At the Race Kit Distribution area, all participants who register for the race will be given an Electronic Timing Chip with Recycling feature, that will measure their grades during the race.
Do not forget to wear your chip distributed with the race kits on the day of the race, do not take it out of your shoes during the race. The degrees of the racers running without chips cannot be measured.
We strongly advise you not to exchange your chip with other runners, as your chip is identified by your identification information.
Do not cross the finish line a second time or re-enter any part of the race course.
Race Day Program
2023 RACE DAY PROGRAM
06:00 Closure of The Race Course to Traffic
07:30 Skate Race Start
08:15 10K Start
09:30 Elite Athletes and 21K Start
11:30 Award Ceremony
12:30 21K Cut Off
13:00 Opening of the Race Course to Traffic
14.00 End of the Race
Roads to be Closed due to the Half Marathon Racecourse
Roads to be closed due to the Half Marathon Racecourse in:
|FATİH||ÇATLADIKAPI||E||Ferruh Kayha Street|
|BEYOĞLU||GALATA BRIDGE||E||GALATA BRIDGE|
|E||RAGIP GÜMÜŞPALA STREET|
|FATİH||AYVANSARAY||G||Ayvansaray Kuyusu Street|
|FATİH||AYVANSARAY||G||Çınçınlı Çeşmesi Street|
|FATİH||AYVANSARAY||G||Ferruh Kayha Street|
|FATİH||AYVANSARAY||G||Balat Kapısı Street|
|FATİH||AYVANSARAY||G||Çiçekli Bostan Street|
|FATİH||BALAT||G||Dr. Sadık Ahmet Street|
|FATİH||BALAT||G||Miralay Nazım Bey Street|
|FATİH||CİBALİ||G||Kadir Has Street|
|FATİH||CİBALİ||G||Kadir Has Intersection|
|FATİH||CİBALİ||E||Atatürk Avenue Connection|
|FATİH||UNKAPANI||G||Yavuz Sinan Camii Street|
|FATİH||KÜÇÜKPAZAR||G||Yeni Hayat Street|
|FATİH||EMİNÖNÜ||G||Kıble Çeşme Street|
|FATİH||EMİNÖNÜ||G||Ord. Prof Dr Cemil Birsel Street|
|FATİH||SİRKECİ||G||Yalı Köşkü Street|
|FATİH||SİRKECİ||G||Sirkeci İstasyon Street|
|FATİH||SARAYBURNU||G||Gülhane Park Sea Side Enterance|
|FATİH||AHIRKAPI||G||Kalyon Otel Restaurant|
|FATİH||KUMKAPI||E||Avrasya Tunnel “U” Turn|
|FATİH||KUMKAPI||G||Şair Sermet Street|
|FATİH||KUMKAPI||G||Çap Ariz Street|
|FATİH||YENİKAPI||E||Namık Kemal Street|
**G PRIVATE SECURITY
Race Time Limit
The time limit is 1 hour 30 minutes for skater athletes.
Your position at the start line, how further back you are from the start line does not affect your measurement. Your race time starts to be measured on the moment you cross the chip carpet.
You should follow the colour direction line on the course.
Intermediate Timing and Kilometre Marks
Digital clocks will be placed at the 5th, 10th, 15th, 20th and 21.
First kilometres in order show the time of the race. Furthermore, there will be easily-noticed kilometre stones at each kilometre.
Water and Sponge Stations
The course will offer water stations at the 5th, 10th, 15th and 20th kilometres.
There will be public and portable toilets available in various spots on the race course. The toilets will be indicated with guiding marks throughout the course so as to ensure easy access for runners.
Please fill in the information requested on the reverse of your number tag and attach it to your bag. You are required to attach the tag number with the same number as of your bib number, to your bag before the race. Please do not use this tag if you will not deliver your bag.
Only the bags provided to athletes will be accepted at the safekeeping tents by the organization committee. The other bags and belongings will not be accepted due to security concerns.
The athletes who will deliver their bags to safekeeping buses are required to put the bag number provided by the organization, in the outermost pocket.
Bags must be delivered to safekeeping tents/buses before the time for delivery is over. The bags not delivered until such time will not be accepted.
Participants must not put valuable articles, money, telephone, wallet or similar other belongings in the bags they will deliver to safekeeping buses. In case of lost bags, the institution and authorities who hold the organization cannot be held responsible.
Bags may be lost in case of bag delivery to a place or vehicle other than safekeeping tents/buses. In such case, the institution and authorities who hold the organization cannot be held responsible.
All athletes who complete the race within the 1:30 hours time limit will be awarded medals at the finish point.
Trophies and Prizes
It will be announced here soon.
We will share the precautions that the athletes who will participate in the skate race should take on our website within the shortest period.
Announcement for All Skaters
The points of the course will be gradually opened to traffic. The runners who complete the race later than 1 hour 30 minutes will not rank and, therefore, cannot claim a certificate, medal or any other right.
Personal Check List
Before the race
– Money transfer
– Check your flight times
– Determine your emergency contacts
The Race Day
– Check bus locations and times so you can reach the starting point.
– Attach your chest number to your t-shirt with hooked needles and fill in the information on the back.
– Attach your race chip to your shoe so that your running time can be measured.
– Please bring shorts and the t-shirt (previously worn), running socks, gloves, headband, sunglasses, pulsimeter watch and running shoes (must be minimum 50k and worn previously).
– Enter the event area through the relevant gate according to the letter written on your chest number.
– Bring old shorts and t-shirts with you to warm up at the start area.
– Have enough beverages with you.
– Hand over your race bag to the items buses.
After the race
– Food and drink
-Receiving your race bag from the luggage bus
Restriction about the Organization
It is strictly prohibited for the runners who register to any category under N Kolay Istanbul Half-Marathon, to bring or exhibit at the race area products which promote a brand, foundation, organization or entity other than the t-shirts, flags and similar other articles distributed by the sponsor companies. Legal action will be taken against those persons and institutions who behave to the contrary.