Berlin Half Marathon
Travel packages with city centre hotel and guaranteed entry for the 2016 Berlin Half Marathon with Sports Tours International.
Participants in the Berlin Half Marathon are strongly advised to register as early as possible for the race. All 30,000 bibs for the 2015 edition of the event had been sold out in December 2014 already.
The Berlin half marathon was first held in 1984 and now attracts around 30,000 runners every year. The support around the course is magnificent with an estimated 200,000 spectators cheering every runner towards the finish line.
The 35th edition of the Vattenfall Berlin Half Marathon was taken by Ethopia’s Birhanu Legese with a clocked time of 59:45 minutes and Cynthoia Chepchirchir Kosgei of Kenya for the women with a time of 1.10.52.
The Berlin Half marathon course is fast, characterised by flat, wide roads with several long straight sections. The half marathon race start and finishes on the Karl-Marx-Allee and passes many histrical and beautiful sites such as Victory Column, the Berliner Dome, Checkpoint Charlie and Charlottenburg Palace. For many, the highlight of the race is running through the magnificent Brandenburg Gate.
Travel packages for the 2016 Adidas Berlin Half Marathon
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Whilst in Berlin, take in some of the famous sites this wonderful city has to offer.
The best way to explore is by foot or by a hop on hop off bus tour which takes in may of the Berlin’s most popular tourist attractions.
Visit the Berlin TV Tower, Jewish Museum, Checkpoint Charlie, Alexanderplatz, Reichstag, the Federal Chancellery. Bellevue Palace and Brandenburg Gate plus much more. The city is full of history and a sightseeing trip is not to be missed.
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