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Return of the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON on Sunday as the world's largest marathon since the beginning of the pandemic
In recent months, heads have often turned towards Berlin. Lighthouse running events like the adidas Runners City Night and the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON by organizer SCC EVENTS attracted interest. But this week all that will be surpassed by far. All eyes of the (sports-) world are focused on the German capital, where next weekend's #restartunning will celebrate the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON as the world's biggest marathon since the pandemic began. Once again, sports history will be made on the...
Other top stars besides Kenenisa Bekele at the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON - also strong inline skater field
Following Kenenisa Bekele’s commitment to start at the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON & Inline Skating from September 25 to 26, 2021, other top stars from the running and inline skating scenes have now confirmed their participation. Thus, an impressive field of runners and skaters will use the last weekend in September to celebrate the #restartrunning of the marathon community in the German capital.
Jepkosgei breaks course record and Kipkoech takes race with world lead at 40th GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON
Joyciline Jepkosgei took the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON with a spectacular course record of 65:16. The 27 year-old Kenyan smashed the mark of Dutch double Olympic Champion Sifan Hassan, who had won the race with 65:45 in 2019. Second-placed Kenyan Nancy Meto was just five seconds behind, improving her PB by more than three minutes. With 65:21 she was also inside the former course record. Valary Aiyabei completed the Kenyan podium with 67:32 for third place.