Who is eligible to compete in EMG Torino 2019?

EMG Torino 2019 are open to all participants from all countries in the world, and must meet the minimum age requirement for the sport they will compete in (age determined at 31st December 2019) for the sport in which they will compete.

The only exception is Athletics in which the age is determined at 26th July 2019.

The minimum age requirement for each sport is stated on the Games website: www.torino2019emg.org/en/all-sport/

Every athlete must possess the competitive medical certificate of eligibility to compete in the sport to which he / she is enrolled. The Standard Model of the Medical Certificate being accredited can be downloaded from the Website www.torino2019emg.org/en/mandatory-requirements/. You must also possess a personal insurance policy for heath care and against accidents. Italians and EU citizens are covered by the EHIC card (European Health Insurance Card)).

What is the deadline for registration?

The deadline for registration at the EMG is 15th June 2019.

What does the registration allow to have?

Registration allows, all accredited persons, to have the following benefits:                                                                                                                                        

Athlete:

 

  • The possibility to participate in 3 sports and 5 sport disciplines;
  • Participation in the parade and the access to the opening and closing ceremonies;
  • Special prices for urban transport;
  • Medical assistance on the competition fields;
  • Access to all the competition fields;
  • Diploma of participation;
  • Awarding medals for the first 3 classified;
  • Registration kit with accreditation pass, general guide, tourist information;
  • The Welcome Bag containing: T-Shirt, free access to Piedmont Museums, many typical food products and a lot of other gadgets;
  • Access to the Games Center and Sponsor Village;
  • Access to social events;
  • Discounts in some shops in Torino.

Coach, accompanying person:  

  • Participation in the parade and access to the opening and closing ceremonies;
  • Special discounts on urban transport;
  • Medical assistance on the competition fields;
  • Access to all the competition fields;
  • Diploma of participation;
  • The Welcome Bag containing: T-Shirt, free access to Piedmont Museums, many typical food products and a lot of other gadgets;
  • Access to the Game Center and Sponsor Village;
  • Access to social events;
  • Discounts in some shops in Torino.

Further benefits will be recognized and reported on the website: www.torino2019emg.org/en/welcome-bag-and-benefits/

Available paid services and on request:

Initiatives, tours, excursions, for the program please visit our website on this page: www.torino2019emg.org/en/initiatives-tours-excursions/

Is there a second fee to be paid in order to register for more than one sport?

You can sign up for more sports than the 3 expected with a further quota provided, make sure that there is compatibility between the calendars of the competition of the selected sports.

Is it mandatory to register and pay the fee for the adult or minor accompanying person?

For the adult or minor accompanying person you will have to pay the registration fee to be accredited, if you want to enjoy the expected benefits and receive the Welcome Bag.

When does my registration become effective?

Registration becomes effective after the payment receipt.

Are there also Paralympic sports?

Paralympic competitions will be planned for the following disciplines:

  • Athletics
  • Swimming
  • Archery

For more details please consult sports guide and the section www.torino2019emg.org/en/paralympic-sports/

Which is the minimum age required to participate in the various sport disciplines?

Details can be consulted in sports guides of each single sport at the following link: www.torino2019emg.org/en/all-sport/

Is it necessary to obtain a visa to entry into Italy? What kind?

Some countries require a “tourist visa”. To check if it is necessary, you can consult the website: www.esteri.it/mae/it/servizi/stranieri/ingressosoggiornoinitalia/visto_ingresso

Are there general terms and condition on the website?

Yes, they can be consulted at the following link: www.torino2019emg.org/en/mandatory-requirements/

Is it possible to wear our own sporting club uniforms with logos and sponsors that finance the team?

Yes, it is possible to wear the uniform you prefer, the one of your sport club, or the one you have arranged for the Games.

In team sports, all the players must strictly use the same uniform, with any sponsor logos. It is however requested to bring a uniform of different colors in case the teams that face each other have the same colors.

Even EMG Torino 2019 logo could be used on uniforms following the guidelines of the Organizing Committee.

How to obtain a Medical Certificate in Turin?

The athletes who are not registered and / or who consider it convenient to obtain the Medical Certificate on site will be able to do so and request a sports medical visit to Turin upon their arrival. They will have to fill in the module on the website www.torino2019emg.org/en/mandatory-requirements/ and send a copy via email to: info@torino2019emg.org

Where is the Game Center and Sponsor Village?

EMG accreditation center will be set in the V Pavillon – Torino Esposizioni, in Valentino Park, who will also host the media center.

The village will be the heart of EMG 2019 and will host a commercial area dedicated to partners and suppliers and the area dedicated to shows.

Is it possible to make changes to the registration?

Yes, however the changes that can be made by the participants are limited. Participants are able to update personal details and/or register additional sports/events.

Other changes, including withdrawals, need to be made by organizers. Participants need to email admin@torino2019emg.org to request for the changes to be made.

How much will it cost to register for EMG TORINO 2019?

The registration costs are available on this website address: www.torino2019emg.org/en/all-sport/