German and international media have started the countdown for intense and
comprehensive coverage of the 30th real,- BERLIN-MARATHON on 27-28 September.
From Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg (RBB) there will be live coverage of the
event and a wealth of interesting background material.
RBBs television cameras will be delivering action pictures of the marathon
to all corners of the globe. Deutsche Welle, Germanys international
broadcaster, sees itself in its element at this prestigious sporting fixture.
"If, as last year, we have people from as many as 90 nations flocking to
the real,- BERLIN-MARATHON, then it really is Deutsche Welles job to cover
it" says Hanspeter Detmer, DWs co-ordinator for international athletic
events in Germany.
He was referring to the stations multilingual output -- radio, television
and online -- and its capacity to provide truly comprehensive coverage of this
unique German sporting event. You will find Deutsche Welle coverage of the
real,- BERLIN-MARATHON on DW-TV in English, Spanish, Arabic and German and in
30 languages on DW-RADIO and online at www.dw-world.de