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Media information concerning the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

Important information at one glance

  • BMW BERLIN-MARATHON Media Center

    in the Hotel Intercontinental Berlin (Budapester Str. 2, 10787 Berlin)

    Thursday, 23.9.: 9.30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Friday, 24.9.: 9.00 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Saturday, 25.9.:  9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    Sunday, 26.9.: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Monday, 27.9.: 10.30 to 2 p.m.


  • The following hygiene rules for media representatives apply at the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON. Please note the differences between the two periods:

     September 20 and 22, 2021

     Participation in kick-off press conference on September 20, 2021 in the Media Center at the Hotel InterContinental Berlin

     Pick up of accreditations on September 20 and 22, 2021 at the Media Center

    • Wearing a FFP2 face mask
      • Negative Covid19 proof (Vaccinated / Recovered / Tested)
      • Fully vaccinated (for details see point 6 in our FAQ)
      • Recovered from a Covid19 disease (see item 7 in our FAQ for details)
      • If unvaccinated or recovered, provide a daily negative rapid POC antigen test
      • Submission in electronic form in a app. For EU citizens either the official Corona warning app, the Luca app or the CovPass app.
    • In addition, there is an attendance documentation via LucaApp upon entry.
     September 23-26, 2021

     Participation in press conferences on September 23/24/25/26, 2021 oder use of the Media Center at the Hotel InterContinental Berlin

     Pick up of accreditations from September 23 to 26, 2021 at the Media Center

     Entering the event area in the start/finish area on September 25/26, 2021

    • Wearing a medical face mask in the start/finish area
    • Wearing a FF2 mask in the Media Center in the Hotel InterContinental Berlin
      • Negative Covid19 proof (Vaccinated / Recovered / Tested)
      • Fully vaccinated (for details see point 6 in our FAQ)
      • Recovered from a Covid19 disease (see item 7 in our FAQ for details)
      •  ATTENTION: If not vaccinated or recovered, a valid negative PCR test must be submitted in each case (validity: 48 hours after testing until the end of the corresponding day) 
      • Submission in electronic form in a app. For EU citizens either the official Corona warning app, the Luca app or the CovPass app.
    • In addition, there is an attendance documentation via LucaApp upon entry.

  •    Thursday 23 September, 2021:

    Press conference presentation Elite athletes Part 1

    SCC EVENTS YouTube stream on demand >>

    • Clock: ca. 11.00 a.m. (CET)
    • Participants: Elite women (Hiwot Gebrekidan [ETH], Shure Demise [ETH], Rabea Schöneborn), Elite Inline skater (Pascal Briand, Jason Suttels, Doucelin Pédicone), Jürgen Lock (CEO SCC EVENTS), Mark Milde (Race Director)
    • Topics: Hygiencal concept, Start of the EXPO, Outlook for the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON weekend, Presentation of the Elite runners (women) and Elite Inline skater, general topics
    • Place: Hotel InterContinental, Room "Pavillon"

      Friday 24 September, 2021:

    Press conference Elite athletes Part 2

    SCC EVENTS YouTube stream on demand >>

    • Clock: 11.00 a.m. (CET)
    • Participants: Elite runners men  (Kenenisa Bekele [ETH], Guye Adola [ETH], Philipp Pflieger), wheelchair athletes (Manuela Schär (SUI), Merle Menje (GER), Marcel Hug (SUI)) and handbiker Vico Merklein (GER), Jürgen Lock (CEO SCC EVENTS), Mark Milde (Race Director)
    • Topics: Hygiencal concept, EXPO, Outlook for the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON weekend, Presentation of the Elite runners (men) and Elite wheelchair athletes and handbiker, general topics, wheather forecast
    • Place: Hotel InterContinental, Room "Pavillon"

      Saturday 25 September, 2021:

    Press conference winner Inline skating

    SCC EVENTS YouTube stream on demand >>

    • Clock: ca. 6.30 p.m.
    • Participants: Winner of the 2021 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON Inline skating
    • Place: Hotel InterContinental, Room "Pavillon"

      Sunday 26 September, 2021:

    Press conference Winner Running, wheelchair competition and handbikers

    SCC EVENTS YouTube stream on demand >>

    • Clock: ca. 12.30 p.m.
    • Participants: Winner of the 2021 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON (Running, wheelchair, handbike)
    • Place: Hotel InterContinental, Room "Pavillon"
    • Place: Hotel InterContinental, Room "Pavillon"
    • Place: Hotel InterContinental, Room "Pavillon"

    Please note

    Please note that this year special hygiene conditions apply. See item before.


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

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

    • September 26, 2021: Update: Fantastic results at the #restartrunning of the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON // Video download (edited news clip) [read more..]
    • September 26, 2021: Successful #restartrunning at the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON [read more..]
    • September 26, 2021: Wheelchair athletes and handbiker deliver thrilling races at the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON [read more..]
    • September 25, 2021: Sandrine Tas and Bart Swings achieve Inlineskating team triumph at #restartskating in the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON [read more..]
    • September 24, 2021: BMW BERLIN-MARATHON sends signal for cosmopolitanism, tolerance and acceptance: start gate shines in the colours of the rainbow for first time tonight // Video download of the premiere [read more..]
    • September 24, 2021: Kenenisa Bekele at the #restartrunning at BMW BERLIN-MARATHON [read more..]
    • September 23, 2021: Top female runners and top skaters at the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON, which sets a sign this weekend as the world's largest marathon since the start of the pandemic [read more..]
    • September 20, 2021: Return of the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON on Sunday as the world's largest marathon since the beginning of the pandemic [read more..]
    • September 16, 2021: Here we go! #restartunning at the BMW BERLIN- MARATHON 2021[read more..]
    • September 10, 2021: Elite handcycle and wheelchair athletes round out the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON [read more..]
    • September 2, 2021: Other top stars besides Kenenisa Bekele at the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON - also strong inline skater field [read more..]
    • August 13, 2021: Kenenisa Bekele at the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON [read more..]
    • June 7, 2021: SCC EVENTS is planning the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON with up to 35,000 participants [read more..]
    • October 27, 2020: Registration for the drawing of the starting spots for the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON 2021 begins [read more..]
    • September 27, 2020: Update with news clip: approx. 15,000 participants in the 2:01:39 Challenge - Men's relay team beats the world record time that Eliud Kipchoge set at the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON [read more..]
    • September 27, 2020: Thousands of athletes worldwide take part in the 2:01:39 Challenge - Men's relay team breaks world record time, which Eliud Kipchoge achieved at the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON [read more..]
    • September 27, 2020: BMW extends BMW BERLIN-MARATHON title partnership [read more..]

  • The Media Guide of the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON contains info and statistics including potraits of elite runners and wheelchair/handcycle racers. 

    Media Guide for the 2021 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON   (24 MB)


Media Contact

Robert Fekl
Team Leader Communications
 Robert.Fekl@scc-events.com

Jochen Schmitz
Team Leader Communications
 Jochen.Schmitz@scc-events.com

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

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2021 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

Winner of the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON 2021, Guye Adola

Guye Adola (ETH), winner of the 2021 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

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Gotytom Gebreslase, winner of the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON 2021

Gotytom Gebreslase (ETH), winner of the 2021 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

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Rabea Schöneborn fastest german runner at BMW BERLIN-MARATHON 2021

Rabea Schöneborn (GER), fastest german female runner of the2021  BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

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Philipp Pflieger fastest german male runner at BMW BERLIN-MARATHON 2021

Philipp Pflieger (GER), fastest German male runner of the 2021 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

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Winner 2021 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON Wheelchair Marcel Hug

Marcel Hug (SUI), winner 2021 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON Wheelchair

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Female winner Manuela Schär of the 2021 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON 2021 Wheelchair

Manuela Schär (SUI), winner 2021 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON Wheelchair

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BMW BERLIN-MARATHON 2021 Handbike winner Jonas Van De Steene

Jonas van de Steene (BEL), winner of the 2021 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON Handbike

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Yvonne Pijahn, winner of the 2021 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON Handbike

Yvonne Pijahn (GER) , winner of the 2021 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON Handbike

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Guye Adola (ETH), Kenenisa Bekele (ETH) and Philipp Pflieger (GER) at the 2021 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON press conference

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Paralympics elite at the press conference for the BMW BERLIN MARATHON 2021 (from left to right): The wheelchair athletes: Marcel Hug (SUI), Manuela Schär (SUI), Merle Menje (GER), Daniel Romanchuk (USA) and handbiker Vico Merklein (GER)

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Rabea Schöneborn (GER), Hiwot Gebrekidan (ETH) and Shure Demise (ETH) at the 2021 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON press conference

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BMW BERLIN-MARATHON sends signal for cosmopolitanism, tolerance and acceptance: start gate shines in the colours of the rainbow for first time tonight

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CEO Jürgen Lock (right) and Race-Director Mark Milde are ready for the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON 2021 together with the entire SCC EVENTS team

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Kenenisa Bekele (ETH), returns to the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

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Guye Adola (ETH) is one of the favorites of the 2021 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

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Hiwot Gebrekidan (ETH) is the clear favorite for the 2021 BMW BERLIN- MARATHON

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Rabea Schöneborn is about to start her first BMW BERLIN-MARATHON - At the GENERALI BERLIN HALF MARATHON 2021 she was fastest German

 

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Marcel Hug (SUI), comes as Paralympics winner in the marathon (Tokyo 2020) to the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON wheelchair 2021

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Daniel Romanchuk (USA) is one of the contenders for the title at the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON Wheelchair 2021 after winning bronze in the Paralympic marathon (Tokyo 2020)

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Madison de Rozario (AUS/ far left RF6), as Paralympics winner in the marathon the favorite at the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON Wheelchair 2021

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Manuela Schär (SUI): After silver in the Paralympic Marathon in Tokyo now again one of the favorites at the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON Wheelchair 2021

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Vico Merklein (GER), after silver at the Paralympics in Tokyo (handbike time trial) the top favorite at the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON Handbike 2021

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2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

Kenenisa Bekele (ETH), winner of the 2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

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Ashete Bekere (ETH), winner of the 2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

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Melat Kejeta (GER), fastest German female runner of the 2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

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2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

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Elite Runners, 2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

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Marcel Hug (SUI), winner of the 2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON Wheelchair

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Manuela Schär (SUI), winner 2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON Wheelchair

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Jetze Plat (NED), winner of the 2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON Handbike

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2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

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2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

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2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

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2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

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2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

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2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

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Ali Crandall, the millionth Finisher, 2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

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Male Elite runners at the 2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

Leul Gebrselassie (ETH), Kenenisa Bekele (ETH), Birhanu Legese (ETH)

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Elite Runners Men at the 2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

Valentin Pfeil (AUT), Philipp Pflieger (GER), Kenenisa Bekele (ETH), Leul Gebrselassie (ETH), Birhanu Legese (ETH)

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Philipp Pflieger and Valentin Pfeil are two of the male elite runnes at 2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

Philipp Pflieger (GER) and Valentin Pfeil (AUT)

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Introduction of EMAS and Validation of the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON: Michael Gerlach (SCC EVENTS), Thorsten Grantner (Environmental Auditor, Auditor and Holder of Omnicert), Henrik Vagt (Managing Director Economy & Politics IHK Berlin), Jürgen Lock (Managing Director SCC EVENTS)

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Mark Milde (Race Director), Lena Kuhlmann (Guinness World Records), Jürgen Lock (Managing Director SCC EVENTS)

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BMW BERLIN-MARATHON 2019 Female Elite Runners

Gladys Cherono (KEN), Mesert Defar (ETH), Mare Dibaba (ETH), Anna Hahner (GER), Melet Kejeta (GER)

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3 international female Elite Runners at the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON 2019

Gladys Cherono (KEN), Mesert Defar (ETH), Mare Dibaba (ETH

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Two German Female Elite Runners will start at the 2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON

Anna Hahner (GER), Melet Kejeta (GER)

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Mare Dibaba (ETH)

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Kenenisa Bekele (ETH)

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Birhanu Legese (ETH)

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Leul Gebrselassie (ETH)

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Sisay Lemma (ETH)

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Manuela Schär (SUI)

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David Weir (GBR)

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Marcel Hug (SUI)

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BMW BERLIN-MARATHON 2018

Eliud Kipchoge

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Eliud Kipchoge

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Gladys Cherono

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More Impressions

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