Additional rules for elite competitors!


It is prohibited to do warm up on the race course before the start!

Attach starting bib on the upper part of the back (without folding).
NB! Make sure it won’t be covered by hair or clothing!

Attach hip numbers on the sides of your hips (without folding).

Attach timing chip around your leg above the skate, not around your skate!

When traffic is going both ways on the course it is prohibited to cross center line of the road.
The leading group is allowed to use the entire width of the road only for safety purposes from the start to the Kõrveküla crossroads. Further movement takes place only on the right side of the road and in exceptional cases it is allowed to use the opposite direction to pass fellow competitors only if there are no oncoming competitors in the vicinity of 200 m (50 km / h = 14 m / s).
Ascents and descents must be strictly on the right side of the road.

Warning = yellow card; 2 warnings = red card; In case of severe violation of rules judges are allowed to give straight red card! Red card = DQ!

When entering group, it is not allowed to disturb members of the group. When member of the group has his/her hands on the hips/back of another competitor, than it’s not allowed to go between them!

It is prohibited to push or drag other male or female competitors on the race course (except when on a descent with a group – putting hands on hips/back to level the speed of members of the group)!

Female competitors are not allowed to use the help of male teammates,
through whom (in the wind) most of the competition is passed.

Fair play!!!

When finishing after the last roundabout, it is allowed to use the entire road before entering the finish corridor.

In the last section of the finish 300m before the finish line, the competitor must maintain his trajectory. Changing the trajectory to pass a slower competitor is allowed, only if it does not hinder other competitors. If the move hinders other competitors, the competitor will be disqualified.

It is also prohibited to push other competitors out of the draft on the finish line or before the intermediate sprint!

If not present during the awarding ceremony, the competitor will lose its right for the prizes! Prize moneys will be transferred after the race!