41st BMW BERLIN MARATHON on 28 September 2014

More events

News

IAAF.org: Million Dollar Mutola Queen of Golden League

The win is historic

2003-09-14

Mozambique’s Maria Mutola leaves the stadium here this evening one million dollars richer after yet another stunning run that secured her victory in the IAAF Golden League Jackpot.

The win is historic as Mutola becomes, in the process, the first athlete ever to win outright the jackpot and the highest earning woman athlete in history, dethroning Gabriel Szabo from that pinnacle as the only woman ever to have won more than a million dollars in one year.

Mutola can add to the million dollar cheque she picked up this evening, $40,000 dollars from her win in the World Indoor Championships in Birmingham, $60,000 from the World Championships in Paris and another $90,000 dollars from her wins in the six Golden League meets ($15,000 per meet), giving her $1,190,000 from her participation in IAAF events alone

For full article on iaaf.org - click here


More news

2014-04-01 Watch “The Journey” and get in the mood for a marathon
2014-03-12 Get a health check-up before your races - Frido shows, how it works
2014-03-03 Skating into spring
2014-02-24 Course Records Fall at 2014 Tokyo Marathon

More news can be found in our news archive

Sponsoren des 41st BMW BERLIN MARATHON Wobenzym plus BMW AOK Adidas Erdinger Alkoholfrei Timex Tata Consultancy Services

Advertisement

Advertisement