2013 BMW Berlin Marathon

September 29, 2013
Berlin, Germany
The 2013 BMW Berlin Marathon is the 40th anniversary of this historic race. Part of the World Marathon Majors, eight world records have been set on the fast Berlin cours prior to 2013.
Capital Sports:

"I’m happy but even we (women) can bring the world record to Kenya. It’s not always men, men, men, all the time! I’m going to plan how Edna (Kiplagat), (Mary) Keitany and I can work together and break (Paula) Radcliffe’s record."

LRC Week That Was: Wilson Kipsang's World Record in the Marathon, Eliud Kipchoge and Paula Radcliffe Get Some Props, College XC Underway

We break down Wilson Kipsang's new world record in the marathon, look at how much men's marathoning has changed in the last ten years, realize how little women's marathoning has changed and give props to Paula Radcliffe. Eliud Kipchoge gets some praise as does Irina Mikitenko and we look at the Oregon men and Providence women's chances in NCAA XC.

The Science of Sport:

Ross Tucker gives his live race thoughts.

The Standard:

Kiplagat said she found the weather conditions harder here than when she won 2 years ago in 2:19.

LRC Wilson Kipsang shatters marathon world record in Berlin

Press release recapping the 2013 BMW Berlin Marathon

LRC Wilson Kipsang Takes Marathon World Record In Berlin

Wilson Kipsang ran 2:03:23 to break Patrick Makau's World Record at the 40th BMW Berlin marathon. Race recap with results and a link to our photo gallery.

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