Media section

Media section

Media information concerning the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON

Media Contact

Robert Fekl
Team Leader Media Relations & Editorial
 Robert.Fekl@scc-events.com

Jochen Schmitz
Team Leader Media Relations & Editorial
 Jochen.Schmitz@scc-events.com

Jürgen Lock
CEO SCC EVENTS and Head of SCC EVENTS Team Sports & Medicine
 Juergen.Lock@scc-events.com

Important information at one Glance

  • NEW: The Media Center is located at Hotel Berlin Central District (Stauffenbergstr. 26, 10785 Berlin). It opens within the following hours:

    Date Time
    Friday, April 1 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Saturday, April 2 2 p.m to 5 p.m.
    Sunday, April 3 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    The press conferences about the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON will be held in the Media Center (see details below). Besides, you can also pick-up your media credentials. Please find all details on how to apply for media accreditation below.

    Appropriately credentialed media is allowed to attend all press conferences and use the media center's facilities during operating hours. We provide a comfortable, full-service indoor location including workspace, wifi and power stations. It is fully staffed by SCC EVENTS media representatives.

    Race-Day services include real-time race updates, split and finish times printouts and the post-race press conference.

    Please note

    Please note that we are taking special hygiene measures this year. apply (see item after next).


  • Media accreditation is available to journalists of all fields (print, internet, TV, radio, photography, agency) and has to be applied for. Based on the submitted form, SCC EVENTS reserves the right to approve or deny accreditation.

    Application is possible until April 2 (until 10 a.m.) through an online form. Please note that the entire event follows an hygenic concept and certain rules may be implemented to ensure everyone's safety. We will inform you in good time.

    Appropriately credentialed media is allowed to attend all press conferences and use the media center's facilities during operating hours. We provide a comfortable, full-service indoor location including workspace, wifi and power stations. It is fully staffed by SCC EVENTS media representatives.

    Race-Day services include large-format direct feeds of the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON broadcast, real-time race updates, split and finish times printouts and the post-race press conference.

    Further information regarding the accreditation process can be adressed to presse-akkred@scc-events.com.Other information requests regarding the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON have to be adressed to medien@scc-events.com.

    Please note

    Please note that this year special hygiene conditions apply (see next item).


    • Wearing a FFP2 face mask
    • Background and details on the hygiene measures (see here)

    The abovementioned rules apply to the following areas:

    1. Pick up of accredations in the Media Center
    2. participation in the press conferences
    3. Use of the Media Center
    4. Entering the event area on race day 

  • Live coverage of the race with german commentary Tip: use additional live feed in english on twitter or our the YouTube Chat in english

      April 3, 2022

       9:55  a.m. to 11:30 p.m. CEST

    Join the live stream of the race on our  YouTube Channel.

    SCC EVENTS YouTube stream on demand>>


  •  The following press releases have been published on the BERLIN HALF MARATHON.

    If you wish to receive the up-coming releases via email, contact medien@scc-events.com and request to be added to the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON press release mailing list.

    • April 3, 2022:  Update with newsclip: Sheila Kiprotich Chepkirui breaks course record at GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON[read more..]
    • April 3, 2022:  Flash News: Sheila Kiprotich Chepkirui breaks course record at GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON[read more..]
    • August 22, 2021:  Update with News clip, rough cuts and photos: #restartrunning successful: course records and world lead at the 40th GENERALI BERLINER HALF MARATHON[read more..]
    • August 22, 2021: Flash news: Jepkosgei breaks course record and Kipkoech takes race with world lead at 40th GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON [read more..]
    • August 20, 2021:  40th GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON before a sport-historical comeback at #restartrunning with over 20,000 registered [read more..]
    • December 17, 2020:  GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON postponed to August 22, 2021 [read more..]

  • The Media Guide of the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON contains info and statistics including potraits of elite runners and Inline Skaters. 

    The current Media Guide for 2022 for download as PDF file (­63mb).


Photos

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These photos are free of charge (editorial usage only). Please, use the photo credit.

If you are looking for other pictures, contact our media team.

2022

Alex Kibet (KEN) wins with 58:55 minutes at the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2022.

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Sheila Kiprotich  Chepkirui (KEN) is the winner of the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON in 65:02 minutes with a new course record.

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Johannes Motschmann, fastest German runner (Marathon Team Berlin) at the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2022.

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Katharina Steinruck, fastest German woman (Eintracht Frankfurt) at the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2022.

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The Governing Mayor of Berlin, Franziska Giffey, gives the starting signal for the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2022.

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Sheila Kiprotich Chepkirui (KEN, left) and Abel Kipchumba (KEN) are the top favorites in the women`s and the men`s field at the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2022

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(from left to right): Sheila Kiprotich Chepkirui (KEN), Katharina Steinruck (GER), Abel Kipchumba (KEN) and Amanal Petros (GER): International top favorites together with the fastest german runners at the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2022

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(from left to right): Johannes Motschmann (Marathon Team Berlin, GER), Debbie Schöneborn (Marathon Team Berlin, GER), Katharina Steinruck (LG Eintracht Frankfurt, GER), Sheila Kiprotich Chepkirui (KEN), Abel Kipchumba (KEN), Amanal Petros (TV Wattenscheid, GER), Philipp Pflieger (Marathon Team Berlin, GER): International top favorites together with the fastest german runners at the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2022

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2021

Joyciline Jepkosgei (KEN) wins with new course record (65:16 Min.) at the 2021 GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON

 

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© SCC EVENTS/ Petko Beier

The three fastest women at the 2021 GENERALI BERLINER HALBMARATHON are all from Kenia: Nancy Meto (2.), Joyciline Jepkosgei (Winner), Valery Aiyabei (3.)

 

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© SCC EVENTS/ Tilo Wiedensohler (camera4)

Surprisingly winner Felix Kipkoech (KEN) at the 2021 GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON

 

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© SCC EVENTS/ Petko Beier

The podium at the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2021 is firmly in Kenyan hands: Josphat Tanui (2.), Felix Kipkoech (Winner) und Philemon Kiplimo (3.)

 

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© SCC EVENTS/ Tilo Wiedensohler (camera4)

Philipp Pflieger, fastest german runner at the 2021 GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON

 

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© SCC EVENTS/ Petko Beier

Rabea Schöneborn, fastest german women at the 2021 GENERALI BERLINER HALBMARATHON

 

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© SCC EVENTS/ Petko Beier

The Governing Mayor of Berlin, Michael Müller, gives the starting signal for the #restartrunning at the 40th GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2021 for 15,096 participants

 

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© SCC EVENTS/ Sebastian Wells (OSTKREUZ)

2019
William Wanjiku, the winner of the 2019 GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON

William Wanjiku (KEN), winner of the 2019 GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON

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The Dutch Sifan Hassan wins the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2019

Sifan Hassan (NED), winner of the 2019 GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON

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German athlete Richard Ringer ran a fine debut, placing seventh

Richard Ringer, best German at the 2019 GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON

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IRONMAN World Champion Patrick Lange at the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON

PATRICK Lange (GER), 2017 & 2018 IRONMAN World Champion

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Patrick Lange runs at the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON on April 7th, 2019

Patrick Lange (GER) at the 2019 GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON

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Finish at the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2019

Finish behind the Brandenburg Gate at the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2019

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Extravagant runners are a part of the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2019

Extravagant runners take part of the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2019

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The Brandenburg Gate at the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2019

The finish area is located at the Brandenburg Gate

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New route at the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2019

New route on the last section via Gendarmenmarkt 

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Checkpoint Charlie at the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2019

Checkpoint Charlie at the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2019

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Start of the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2019

Start at the grand boulevard Strasse des 17. Juni

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Spitzen-Athleten beim Start des GENERALI BERLINER HALBMARATHON 2019

Elite runners from different countries at the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2019

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Sifan Hassan, the winner of the Copenhagen Half Marathon will run the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2019

Sifan Hassan (NED): Winner Copenhagen Half Marathon (ER)

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Sifan Hassan, the winner of the Monaco Run 2019

Sifan Hassan (NED): Winner Monaco Run 2019 (5 k / WR)

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Richard Ringer gives his Half Marathon debut in Berlin at the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON

Richard Ringer gives his Half Marathon debut in Berlin

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German athlete Anna Hahner will start at the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON

Anna Hahner (SCC EVENTS PRO TEAM) will start at the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2019

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2018
Kenyan Eric Kitanui wins the Berlin Half Marathon 2018

Eric Kiptanui: Winner 2018

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Melat Kejeta wins the 2018 Berlin Half Marathon

Melat Kejeta: Winner 2018

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Finish of Philipp Pflieger at the 2018 Berlin Half Marathon

Philipp Pflieger at the Berlin Half Marathon 2018

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