The mark of 20.000 registrations for the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON on September 25, 2011, has been reached by Tuesday, December 21st. At 10 a.m. 20,345 runners had registered. This means there are less than 5.000 spots left in the second wave (until 25.000).
17,267 runners have registered for the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON 2011, which means that almost half of the second wave is gone already. Registration is now linked to capacity slots and no longer to time slots.
Almost two weeks week after starting online registration for the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON 2011 already 10,520 runners have signed in. Registration is now linked to capacity slots and no longer to time slots. Registration for the first 10,000 participants was 60 Euros.
One week after starting online registration for the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON 2011 already 9,000 runners have signed in. New this time: registration is linked to capacity slots and no more to time slots. Registration for the first 10,000 participants is 60 Euros.
48 hours after starting online registration for the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON 2011 already 5.145 runners have signed in
Starting 2011 German based motor company BMW will be the new title sponsor of the BERLIN-MARATHON. The contract is running for three years. In a press conference Martin Bräunl, head of marketing of BMW Germany, Klaus Wowereit, Governing Major of Berlin, and Rüdiger Otto, managing director of SCC EVENTS also opened online registration for the 38th BMW BERLIN-MARATHON in 2011. Registration fee for the first 10.000 participants is 60 euro, the next step (until 25.000 participants) is 80 euros, and...
Giovanna Turchiarelli from Italy and Severin Widmer from Switzerland are the winners of the 37th real,- BERLIN MARATHON Inline Skating. German junior skater Katharina Rumpus surprised with a third place just as Felix Rijhnen with a fifth place. The 14th edition of the Inline race at the real,- BERLIN MARATHON indicated once more that the skaters are not put off by difficult conditions.
Patrick Makau (Kenya) and Aberu Kebede (Ethiopia) had to battle the elements before taking victory at the real,- BERLIN-MARATHON. They were rewarded with 25 points each in the World Marathon Majors (WMM) series. Since both of them collected their first WMM points in their careers they have no significant impact on the current 2009-2010 series. This one will most likely be decided at the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, which takes place on 10th October.
The real,- BERLIN-MARATHON will be shown live on the internet worldwide. The new broadcasting partner of the World Marathon Majors (WMM) race, German TV station n-tv, streams the whole programme online as well.
On Saturday it's mostly clouded, especially in the afternoon it will be
raining. Most of the times slight wind from Northwest with a maximum
temperature of 18° C, the lowest temperature at night is 12° C. The relativ
humidity is at 70 to 98%.
German runner Sabrina Mockenhaupt is hoping to end up on the podium at the 37th edition of the real,- BERLIN-MARATHON. Aiming for a personal best she is facing stiff competition tough by three Ethiopian women and one runner from Japan.
After a streak of four wins including two world records by Haile Gebrselassie (Ethiopia) this year´s real,- BERLIN MARATHON on September 26th is going to be the platform for several young and ambitious world class runners to better their personal records. Seven runners in the field have personal records faster than 2:07 hrs, three of them have yet run under 2:06hrs lead by Patrick Makau and Geoffrey Mutai (both Kenya) who have clocked the two fastest times this year by winning the Rotterdam...
Robert Kiprono Cheruiyot Sets Boston Marathon Course Record; Teyba Erkesso Holds On for Victory in the Women's Race
Robert Kiprono Cheruiyot of Kenya ran away from the field to set the Boston Marathon course record, and Teyba Erkesso of Ethiopia won by just three seconds in a thrilling women's finish, as the 2009-10 World Marathon Majors series resumed on a sun-splashed Patriots' Day. Cheruiyot ran the course in a blistering 2 hours, 5 minutes, and 52 seconds, besting the mark of 2:07:14 set by Robert Kipkoech Cheruiyot (no relation), also of Kenya, in 2006.
Early as never before, on April 20th, the real,- BERLIN-MARATHON has sold out its 40.000 entries. Less than a thousand bib numbers are left, all of them are charity entries for 142,195 Euro of which 42,195 euro are used to substitute childhood poverty in Germany (RTL Spendenmarathon). One year ago the marathon had sold out 4 weeks later.
The Boston Marathon and Virgin London Marathon will both celebrate event milestones in April as the World Marathon Majors Series resumes with star studded line-ups of the best marathon runners in the world competing on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean as they chase the $1 million series jackpot.