2019 Busan Sea Marathon
○ Competition overview
▷Name of the Competition: 2019 Busan Sea Marathon sponsored by Sungwoo Hitech
▷Date and Time: 08:00 October 6, 2019
▷Category: Half course (21.097km), 10km, 5km/slow jogging
▷Assembly area: Bexco outdoor square
▷Host: Busan Daily, Busan Metropolitan City
▷Supervisor: Busan Metropolitan City Athletics Federation, Busan Infrastructure Corporation, Pan-Company
▷Sponsor: Busan Metropolitan City Athletics Federation
○ Category and Participation Fee
▷Half course: 40,000won
▷10Km course: 30,000won
▷Km couples course (2 persons): 60,000won (couples, boyfriend girlfriend, friends, co-workers, siblings, others (any two person units that fit into the categories)
▷5Km/slow jogging course: 20,000won
○ Courses by types and starting times
▷Half course: Through Busan Cinema Center, Sooyoung Riverside Road, Gwangan Grand Bridge (upper deck), Gwangalli Beach
Start at Bexco --> Busan Cinema Center --> Sooyoung Riverside Road --> U-turn at Centum Piore Apts. --> Sooyoung Riverside toll booth --> Gwangan Grand Bridge upper deck --> Yongdang ramp --> U-turn at Daeyun bridge --> Gwangalli beach ramp --> Samik Apts. Beachfront road --> Gwangalli beach --> Minracksoo road --> Sooyoung bridge --> finish at Bexco square
▷10Km course: Start from Gwangan Grand bridge (upper deck), through Gwangalli beach
Start at Gwangan Grand bridge upper deck --> Gwangan beach ramp --> Samick Apts., Beachfront road --> Gwanalli beach --> Minracksoo road --> Sooyoung bridge --> finish at Bexco square
▷5Km course: Gwangan Grand bridge upper deck --> first tower of Gwangan Grand bridge
Start at Gwangan Grand bridge upper deck --> first tower of Gwangan Grand bridge (U-turn) --> Woo-dong ramp --> finish at Bexco square
▷Half marathon course: 08:25 / 10km course: 08:00 / 5km slow jogging course: 08:20 estimated (will start after the start of 10km course)
※10Km, 5km course participants will assemble at the Bexco square at 07:30 and proceed to Gwangan Grand bridge upper deck and will start the race there separately.
○Time limit (based on the time it requires to finish the race after the start for all courses)
▷Busan Sea Marathon will strictly enforce the time limit to minimize the inconvenience of traffic restrictions for Busan citizens
▷Half marathon event - 2 hours 30 minutes, 10km course - 2 hours, 5km/slow jogging (green kids run) course - 1 hour and 30 minutes
▷Application period: July 15, 2019 10:00 ~ September 20, 2019 18:00
▷Account for remittance: 027-01-052986-2 Busan Bank
※Please remit the amount within three days from submission of application
※Group application of 30 persons or above will be provided with a group tent
※For group application of over 60 persons, please contact management office
▷Application period: September 20, 2019 18:00 (course change, refund, change of persons not allowed after this deadline)
▷Application method: only through telephone (051-461-4046~7) at the management office, in order for personal identification
▷Refund amount: 10% charge levied for processing fee
(Half marathon 36,000won, 10km 27,000won, 5km/slow jogging 18,000won)
▷Refund date: On the day of the competition (2019. 10. 6) within one month thereafter.
※Please reconfirm your personal information (name, date of birth, contact number) and personal account information (bank, name and account number) prior to contacting management office for requesting refund.
※Change of course and personal information (name, contact number and address, etc.) is impossible after the refund request period.
○The traffic control hours per sectors during the marathon competition: please refer to a separate notice
▷The competition will prioritize safety first
▷There will be emergency contact system setup with neighboring hospitals and EMT personnel and ambulances will be on standby.
▷Each participant shall be responsible for their own health but the host shall support by providing accident insurances.