The Rubicon pacemaker runs in front of column carrying the district and country flags, maintaining the necessary pace of whole column with a 6,30 min/km speed. The district flag changes at the boundary of each district. Pacemakers replace each other at each stage, passing the flags.
Fill out the registration form of pacemaker and it’s obligatory to specify the STAGES that you want to run
Applications are accepted till the 1st of February, 2017.
The pacemakers are experienced and professional runners who take a leading place in the race and they are giving the tempo for the rest of participants that are going for a certain result. Now without them we cannot imagine any major running competitions, both the medium and long distances. And, of course, it is impossible to imagine a major marathon without pacemakers.
We remind you that Rubicon is an annual ultra marathon relay race in the territory of Republic of Moldova, which is hold through whole the country, from the North to South. The first stage will take place from the 10th till the 12th of February, 2017.
The cumulative distance of the route of 2017 is 466 km that runs through 10 districts of the Republic of Moldova and the 4 districts of the Transnistrian Moldavian Republic.
More about the Rubicon race you can find on the website: rubicon.run