National Marathon Swimming Series - Wuhan Marathon Swimming
I. Time, Location, and Route
2018年7月22日（周日）7:30 - 11:00 在东湖风景区举行。
The game will be held at the East Lake Scenic Area from 7: 30 a.m. to 11: 00 a.m. on Sunday July 22, 2018
Route: The athletes will swim 10km, 4 laps in total, and 2.5 km for each lap with the international standard of the open water swimming site from Ting Tao Scenic Spot of the East Lake Scenic Area (length: 1000m, width: 250m, each lap: 2.5km).
II. Competition Information
男、女 10 公里水上马拉松游泳个人赛
Individual Men's and Women's 10 km Open water Marathon Swimming Competition
国内运动员在国家体育总局游泳运动管理中心进行专业注册的且年满 14 岁以上运动员均可报名参加；外籍运动员年
满 14 岁以上均可自愿报名参加；以及具有完赛水平的运动员和团队均可报名参加。
Domestic athletes who professionally applied to the Swimming Management Center of the General Administration of China and over 14 years of old are eligible for the participation; foreign athletes who over 14 years of old are eligible to register for the participation voluntarily; the other teams and athletes who have the capabilities to complete the competition are eligible for the participation.
IV. General Rules of Enrollment
（一）年龄规定：男子（女子）组 14 岁以上。
(I) Age: at least 14 years for both male and female participators.
(II) All the athletes are required to sign the Safety Responsiblity Agreement, and submit to the committee during registration.
(III) The committee will be responsible for the personal accident insurances for the domestic athletes, but foreign athletes must purchase their own personal accident insurances in their home countries.
(IV) All the athletes have to do body examinations before the competition (ECG examination are required), and submit the examination results to the committee during registeration.
(V) Health Demands
The open-water marathon swimming competition is a high-demanding sport event with high risk, and required of the physical condition of the competitors, thus the competitors are required to possess healthy body conditions and the experiences of regular swimming exercises.
Competitors with the following diseases are not eligible for the competition:
1. Congenital heart disease and rheumatic heart disease;
2. Hypertension and cerebrovascular disease;
3. Myocarditis and other heart diseases;
4. Coronary artery disease and severe arrhythmia;
5. Diabetes with too high or too low blood sugar;
6. Those who are not suitable for swimming.
V. Competition Methods
(I) The competition will apply the latest FINA Open Water Swimming Rules.
(II) Domestic athletes will register with the second-generation ID cards; foreign athletes will register with the passport.
(III) Individual achievements and ranks will be recorded respectively.
(IV) The athletes who refuse to do the analeptic inspection will be punished in accordance with the relevant provisions.
VI. The technical delegate and the members of the arbitration committee will be designated by Wuhan Sports Bureau and reported to The General Administration of Sport of China for the record.
(I) The chief referee, the assistant chief referee and the other referees will be designated by Wuhan Sports Bureau and reported to Swimming Management Center of the General Administration of Sport in China for record.
(II) All the referees must register on schedule, otherwise they will not be assigned any jobs if they arrive late.
(III) The team leaders, coaches and staff members shall not hold concurrently posts as referees.
VIII. Application and Registration
（一）各单位须按报名表格式进行填写，于 7月 17 日前发送至邮箱: email@example.com
(I)All units must fill in the application forms and send to firstname.lastname@example.org before July 17.
（二）各参赛选手于 7月 21日到赛区报到。
(II) The competitors are required to register at the July 21.
XI. Ranks and Rewards (by the international standards, the closing time for the marathon swimming is 30 minutes after the first competitor reaches the finish line).
(I) The first eight competitors from each men and women group who finish the competition will be recorded; others who finish the competition before the closing time will be recorded.
（二）奖励：第一名 10000 美金；第二名 4000 美金；第三名 3000 美金；第四名 2000 美金；第五名 1500 美金；第六名1000 美金；第七名 800 美金；第八名 600 美金；完赛奖 3000 元人民币。
(II) Reward: The first finisher: USD 10,000; The second finisher: USD 4,000; The third finisher: USD 3,000; The fourth finisher: USD 2,000; The fifth finisher: USD 1,500; The sixth finisher: USD 1,000; The seventh finisher: USD 800; The eighth finisher: USD 600; Reward for Finishing: RMB 3,000.
X. All matters which are not covered in these rules will be further noticed.
Wuhan Sports Bureau
July 4, 2018