Since 2011, BMW has been the title sponsor of Germany’s largest marathon. This is where the running elite from all over the world comes together to top the current marathon records.
Power. Endurance. Efficiency. These words not only describe the most important characteristics of a runner, but also apply to BMWs sustainable vehicles. For years, BMW has been setting standards in sustainability and has successfully demonstrated this in the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON. The lead vehicle, the BMW i3s, has exactly the qualities required for a successful marathon run: intelligent and responsible use of resources. And with these skills, it guides the runners safely, purposefully and environmentally friendly through the capital.
More than 50 vehicles and around 15 C evolution class scooters are part of the fleet of support vehicles provided by BMW for the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON. The ultra-modern BMW i8 Coupé is also part of this fleet and accompanies the runners as a safety car. This unique plug-in hybrid with modern BMW eDrive technology underlines, that sustainability goes hand in hand with a premium driving experience. With this commitment, BMW supports the sustainable development of running.
Everything at adidas reflects the spirit of our founder, Adi Dassler. Improving the athlete’s performance was his goal; today, his legacy continues with the consumer at the heart of everything the adidas brand does. The number of runners in Germany is constantly increasing. No matter where they come from, they all have the same goal: Improve. Better runners, better athletes and in the end a better version of themselves. adidas Running has something for everyone – we want help each person achieve their individual goals. What counts is personal development, which goes far beyond the personal best.
The attributes of sportiness and duarbility belong to our main priorities. With over 60 years‘ experience, Giti Tire is the choice for sporting success and safety on the road. From the very beginning, each and every one of our employees has made it their business to ensure that our customers across the globe can do one important thing: Enjoy Driving. This philosophy is reflected in our business dynamics and the passion for innovation and technology which we invest in conceptual design and development every single day. In our European development center in Hannover we produce tires that have been tried and tested on the race track, with a focus on safety, comfort and driving pleasure. Developed using German engineering and tested according to the very highest quality standards, our extraordinary performance technology brings tires from the race track to the road – for vehicles of all classes. This is true engineering craft – thanks to which we have won numerous international awards as well as receiving a TÜV certificate with the highest possible marks. This makes us one of the world's top-ten tire manufacturers and an innovative partner for you and your vehicle. Running a marathon requires durability and sportiness which is also essential for tires.
Pure refreshment at the finishing line for the capital city’s heroes! ERDINGER Alkoholfrei is the perfect partner for all endurance sports enthusiasts. Our passion: rewarding athletes, kick-starting the regeneration process, bringing like-minded people together.
Experience the team spirit in our endurance sports community! From beginner, to ambitious amateur, to professional athlete – Team ERDINGER Alkoholfrei unites everyone in their common passion. Benefit from the mutual motivation, the advice and the expert discussions of your teammates, as well as the exclusive advantages which membership offers.
And everyone can learn something new in our ERDINGER Alkoholfrei Active.Blog. We provide tips on training and insights into the daily routines of professional athletes, as well as busting various sports myths and answering interesting sport-related questions.
For 40 years, Maurice Lacroix watches have been manufactured in the company’s own state-of-the-art workshops in Saignelégier where all factors critical to the successful production of excellent watches with high perceived value brings together watchmaking know-how, technological capability and quality.
The company has won more than fifteen major awards for its watches over the years. On 1 July, 2011, DKSH, a Swiss company based in Zurich acquired a controlling stake in the Maurice Lacroix group.
Mineral water and sports – what goes better together? Lichtenauer Mineralquellen is the market-leading company of the bottled water industry in Eastern Germany and has supported amateur sports as well as top-class sports for many years. True to the motto “collectively from our region – collectively for our region” Lichtenauer Mineralquellen do not only cooperate with residential companies of their region. They also maintain long-term commitments in the fields of culture, sports or in the social sphere. From the freshness boost in the morning to the experience of indulgence in the evening: From Lichtenauer mineral water PUR, MEDIUM and SPRITZIG to the especially fine sparkling Lichtenauer SANFT, there is a Lichtenauer mineral water for everyone.
HERE Technologies is a proud sponsor of the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON. HERE is a leading global provider of digital maps and location services for vehicles, logistics fleets, smartphones and smartwatches. As the official map provider for the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON, HERE is also delighted to offer digital and paper maps to help runners, spectators and locals find their way before, during and after this very special event. We aim to make their stay in Berlin easy and enjoyable as they navigate around the city before and after the event.
Tagesspiegel Verlag is the new media partner of the BMW Berlin-Marathon
The race results of the 2019 Berlin-Marathon will be published exclusively in a special supplement in the newspaper Tagesspiegel and as e-paper at ikiosk.de directly after the event on September 30.
Der Tagesspiegel is the leading medium in Germany’s capital Berlin. It has the largest circulation of any newspaper in the capital region and the highest number of online visits in the news section in Berlin with more than 10 years of growing market share. It is one of the most cited newspapers in Germany and reaches more political decision-makers than all national newspapers together.
The paper’s Latin motto “Rerum cognoscere causas” (“To get to the bottom of things”) emphasizes its independent, liberal position. The Tagesspiegel is part of the D. v. Holtzbrinck publishing group, just like DIE ZEIT, Handelsblatt and Wirtschaftswoche.