The 41st Berlin Marathon is one of the most prestigious running events in the world. It has been organized annually Berlin, Germany, since 1974 (West Berlin before 1990).
Hotels Near The Marathon
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Running through Berlin
40.000 runners and around 8.000 Inline skaters will fill the streets of the German capital on the last weekend in September. The course is known as the fastest in the world, the crowds are legendary, the atmosphere is hard to top at this most international marathon in Europe. The course of the marathon is one big sightseeing loop through one of the most exciting cities in the world. Unforgettable moments will forever be remembered, especially when running over the final part of the course on the Avenue "Unter den Linden" through the Brandenburg Gate and past the grandstands on the last 400 meters to the finish line.
The marathon's distance is 42.195 kilometers and it starts and finishes near the Brandenburg Gate, in the very center of the city. Both professional athletes and amateur runners can take part.