41st BMW BERLIN MARATHON on 28 September 2014

More events

News

IAAF.org: The perfect time at Oxford

2004-05-09

There were officials in bowler hats and suits, young men in cricket sweaters and cream blazers with a gold trim. They wore college scarves and old club ties. People crowded the fringes of the six-lane running track with its small stand close to the home straight. Dark clouds hung around threatening rain. And in the background, visible above hedges and houses beyond the final bend, was the square tower of a church where a St Georges flag fluttered in the breeze.

At six oclock, a gun fired and a group of young men set off to run a mile in less in than four minutes. One of them did it.


More news

2014-09-22 The big final for all young skaters
2014-09-19 Shalane Flanagan: Shooting for the U.S record in Berlin
2014-09-19 The BMW BERLIN-MARATHON magazine is online
2014-09-17 MY JOURNEY - Keep on drumming till the bus goes by

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 Holiday Inn Germanwings Here Maps

Advertisement

Advertisement