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12th Jungfrau-Marathon – The most beautiful marathon course in the world

"5" />Only a few weeks to come: On September, 11th 2004 four thousand runners

from more than 40 nations all over the world will run the largest mountain race

in the world. The Jungfrau-Marathon takes place in the heart of the Swiss


The race course - rated as the most beautiful marathon course in the world -

starts in Interlaken and finishes after 26.2 miles and 6033 feet difference in

altitude on Kleine Scheidegg at the spectacular base of the world-famous Eiger,

Mönch and Jungfrau peaks.

Ten thousands of enthusiastic spectators and more than 1100 volunteers

guarantee an awesome atmosphere. The 4000 entries for the 12th edition are sold

out for several months. An early entry is strongly recommended. If you wish to

run the 13th Jungfrau-Marathon on September 10th, 2005, please apply for an

entry form at

Please note that pre-entries close on February 25th, 2005. If well count

more than 4000 pre-entries, a lottery has to decide on your entry. Thus youll

have plenty of time to tackle the ultimate challenge of mountain


I wish you good luck running the most beautiful city-marathon on September

26th in Berlin!

Christoph Seiler

President Jungfrau-Marathon and real,- BERLIN MARATHON Finisher 2003