At noon on Thursday, October 20, onlineregistration for the 39th BMW BERLIN MARATHON on September 30, 2012 willbegin. The limit is set at 40,000 participants. The registration fee forthe first 10,000 registrants is 60 Euros. The next 15,000 registrationswill have a 80 Euro fee, and the remaining will have a 100 Euro fee. Thisyear the participant limit was reached by February.
Amsterdam, The Netherlands – Running in nearly ideal conditions, Wilson Chebet of Kenya and Ethiopian Tiki Gelana cruised to victories at the 36th TCS Amsterdam Marathon on a sunny, nearly windless Sunday (16).
HARTFORD, OCTOBER 15, 2011 UPDATED 7:15PM – The 18th annual ING Hartford Marathon hosted more than 12,000 participants, who crossed the finish line in downtown Hartford’s Bushnell Park after marathon, half-marathon or 5K races. Solomon Too, of High Falls, NY, won the marathon, crossing the finish line in 2:21:03. He was followed by fellow High Falls, NY, runner Folisho Tuko, both top finishers are Ethiopian and run together in a Westchester, NY, running club. Last year’s ING Hartford Marathon winner Michael Wardian of Arlington, VA, placed third. Erica Jesseman, of Scarborough, ME, won the women’s race in 2:45:00 at her first appearance in Hartford and her first-ever marathon.