The big Berlin road races made news in the world this last year 2001. At the
28th real,- BERLIN-MARATHON three world records fell when Naoko Takahashi
bettered the marathon world record previously held by Tegla Loroupe to 2:19:46
hours. At the same time Naoko Takahashi recorded official leading world records
at the 25km mark with 1:22:31 hours and 30km mark with 1:39:02 hours.
But already in spring there was some big news. Fabian Roncero of Spain ran a
European record of 59:52 minutes at the...