2017 Berlin Marathon - BMW Berlin Marathon

September 24, 2017
Berlin, Germany

LRC Kenenisa Bekele “dismayed” by Jos Hermens’ comments about his professionalism after Berlin Marathon, vows to break world record

Bekele is confident that the best is yet to come for him at the 26.2 mile distance. “I definitely will break it before my retirement. For all the skeptics, I will show them with my hard work,” Bekele said, waving his hands with confidence. “I want to seize my future. And I don’t want anyone to get into my way of proving myself.”

LRC Jos Hermens: Kenenisa Bekele Must Become More 'Professional' If He Is To Realize Marathon Potential

Agent Jos Hermens thinks Kenenisa Bekele is capable of much more in the marathon if he focuses on running and not his business empire. "Eight marathons, two wins, that’s not Kenenisa Bekele....What do you want to be, businessman or professional runner?"

LRC Strava Compares Eliud Kipchoge's Run To User Date From 2016

Spoiler alert, Kipchoge is way better than the average Strava user.


She and his kids watched the race at the Klique Restaurant. Edna Kiplagat was there and said the humidity cost Kipchoge the WR.

LRC Kenya's Gladys Cherono Wins Her Second Berlin Marathon In 2:20:23

There were a ton of PBs in this one as the opening pace was hot (69:40).

LRC Television and Streaming Info for 2017 Berlin Marathon

Wondering how you can watch the 2017 BMW Berlin Marathon? We've got you covered.

Athletics Weekly:

He wore them in Tokyo and broke the course record by nearly 2 minutes. Adidas has held the marathon WR for 10 straight year.
*MB: Memo to Nike fanboys: Adidas adizero Sub2 is the real deal. Adidas has held WR for 10 straight year 

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