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Thrilling showdown anticipated in Berlin

Thrilling showdown anticipated in Berlin

Christopher Kelsall September 22, 2017 0

The Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge, defending champion Kenenisa Bekele and the former world record holder Wilson Kipsang are ready for a world record chase in the 44th edition of the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON on Sunday.

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Gladys Cherono ready for another sub 2:20 performance in Berlin

Gladys Cherono ready for another sub 2:20 performance in Berlin

Christopher Kelsall September 21, 2017 0

The women’s elite field for the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON on Sunday is ripe with talent, featuring five runners whose personal best is under 2:25. Gladys Cherono is the favourite among this quintet, having already won

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Berlin Marathon offers opportunity for American Ryan Vail to work on his Olympic goals

Berlin Marathon offers opportunity for American Ryan Vail to work on his Olympic goals

Christopher Kelsall September 7, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated If there is any marathon course in the world that can just about guarantee a fit marathon runner a personal best result, it is the BMW Berlin Marathon,

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Olympic Champion Eliud Kipchoge targets World Record in Berlin

Olympic Champion Eliud Kipchoge targets World Record in Berlin

Christopher Kelsall July 7, 2017 0

Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya is currently one of the best marathon runners in the world. The 2016 Olympic champion is aiming to run faster at the BMW Berlin Marathon on September 24 than his

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Berlin Half Marathon on Sunday; half marathon time barriers the targets in Berlin

Berlin Half Marathon on Sunday; half marathon time barriers the targets in Berlin

Dick Straight March 31, 2017 0

Two significant half marathon time barriers are targeted in Sunday’s Berlin Half Marathon. While the men’s favourites from Kenya intend to go sub 60 minutes on the very flat loop course right through the

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Kenenisa Bekele wins BMW Berlin Marathon, sets Ethiopian Record

Kenenisa Bekele wins BMW Berlin Marathon, sets Ethiopian Record

Christopher Kelsall September 25, 2016 0

Kenenisa Bekele established himself as the second fastest marathon runner ever, winning the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON with a time of 2:03:03 on Sunday. In a thrilling duel the Ethiopian superstar beat Kenya’s Wilson Kipsang. While

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BMW BERLIN-MARATHON on Sunday: Aberu Kebede has another crack at the 2:20 barrie

BMW BERLIN-MARATHON on Sunday: Aberu Kebede has another crack at the 2:20 barrie

Christopher Kelsall September 22, 2016 0

No rival in the women’s field has such as successful record in the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON as Aberu Kebede. The Ethiopian is also unmatched in her knowledge of local conditions as she prepares to contest

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Wilson Kipsang and Kenenisa Bekele to face strong competition at Berlin Marathon

Wilson Kipsang and Kenenisa Bekele to face strong competition at Berlin Marathon

Christopher Kelsall September 8, 2016 0

  Expectations are high once again for a very fast race in the 43rd edition of the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON on September 25. All the omens are favourable with the recruitment of another high quality field

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Richard Mengich returns with biggest career win in Berlin Half Marathon

Richard Mengich returns with biggest career win in Berlin Half Marathon

Christopher Kelsall April 3, 2016 0

The Berlin Half Marathon confirmed its position as Germany’s biggest and fastest half marathon race once again. Richard Mengich returned to racing and on his 27th birthday he had every reason to celebrate. The

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Kenyans are the favourites, but Germany’s  Arne Gabius targets sub 61 minutes in Berlin Half Marathon

Kenyans are the favourites, but Germany’s Arne Gabius targets sub 61 minutes in Berlin Half Marathon

Christopher Kelsall April 1, 2016 0

Kenya’s world-class runners are the favourites again for the Berlin Half Marathon on Sunday. However it looks likely that for the first time since the 90ies a German runner could be among the top

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