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2014 Berlin Marathon: Interviews

Dennis Kimetto (KEN) talks about breaking the world record at the Berlin race. Shalane Flanagan (USA) talks about getting 3rd placed in the women’s race, and falling short of beating the American record.

2014 Berlin Marathon: Women’s Race

Tirfi Tsegaye (ETH) takes 1st in the women’s race this year after taking 2nd in 2012, with a total time of 2:20:18.

2014 Berlin Marathon: Men’s Race

Dennis Kimetto (KEN) is the first runner to ever break a marathon under 2:03 hours with a total time of 2:02:57, beating out his training partner Emmanuel Mutai (KEN).

2014 Berlin Marathon: Berlin, Germany

The Berlin Marathon (branded BMW Berlin Marathon for sponsorship reasons) is a major running and sporting event held annually in Berlin, Germany. The official marathon distance of 42.195 kilometers (26 miles 385 yards) is set up as a city-wide road race where professional athletes and amateur runners jointly participate.

Berlin Marathon: The Journey

Follow the journey of multiple entrants who’ve entered the Berlin Marathon.

Berlin Marathon: Marathon Man

Wilson Kipsang shows what it means to win the Marathon.

Berlin to unveil Olympic Games concept

(Reuters) – Berlin, which last hosted the Olympics in 1936, will unveil its concept for the 2024 Games on Sept. 1 and will follow up with a city referendum as Germany has still to decide on a bid between Hamburg and the capital for those Games or 2028. “We will answer the questionnaire of the […]

2014 Beach Volleyball World Tour: Berlin: Dancing Girls

When the players need a time out, these girls keep the action going.

2014 Beach Volleyball World Tour: Berlin: Dancing Girls

When the players need a time out, these girls keep the action going.

2014 Beach Volleyball World Tour: Berlin: Men’s Best Scores

Check out the best scores from the men’s medal matches, with great saves and rallies as USA wins Gold and Silver and Brazil take Bronze.

2014 Beach Volleyball World Tour: Berlin: Men’s Bronze

The younger team of Alison Cerutti and Bruno Oscar Schmidt (BRA) defeat their former teammates Emanuel Rego and Pedro Solberg Salgado (BRA) in nearly identical sets 21-13, 21-12 for the win.

2014 Beach Volleyball World Tour: Berlin: Women’s Bronze

Karla Borger and Britta Buthe (GER) win their first medal together, crushing Wang Fan and Yuen Yuen (CHN), who won silver earlier this season, in the first set 21-10 then took the second 21-19 for the win.

2014 Beach Volleyball World Tour: Berlin: Women’s Interview

Karla Borger and Britta Buthe (GER) talk about winning Bronze and Kristyna Kolocova and Marketa Slukova (CZE) talk about getting their second World Tour victory, the first two ever for the Czech Republic.

2014 Beach Volleyball World Tour: Berlin: Men’s Interview

Bruno Oscar Schmidt talks about winning bronze with his new partner Alison Cerutti (BRA) and John Hyden and Tri Bourne (USA) talk about getting their first World Tour victory.

2014 Beach Volleyball World Tour: Berlin: Women’s Gold

Juliana Dasilva and new partner Maria Antonelli (BRA) still for their third silver medal, losing to Kristyna Kolocova and Marketa Slukova (CZE) who get their second ever gold 21-14, 18-21, 15-12.

2014 Beach Volleyball World Tour: Berlin: Men’s Gold

In an all USA final, John Hyden and Tri Bourne (USA) defeat Ryan Doherty and Nick Lucena (USA) for their first World Tour win, 21-17, 21-11.

2014 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour: Berlin, Germany: Grand Slam Women’s and Men’s Bronze & Gold

Germany takes center stage this week as the Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) will see its 2014 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour present the double-gender US$800,000 FIVB Berlin smart Grand Slam. The FIVB World Tour is in Germany for the 15th time for men and the ninth time for a women’s tournament.

Universal Sports Update: Richardson Takes Berlin

Heather Richardson wins the 1000m long track speed skating event in Berlin.

Wilson Kipsang Breaks Marathon World Record In Berlin

REUTERS – Kenyan Wilson Kipsang made the most of the notoriously flat and fast Berlin streets to smash the marathon world record by 15 seconds en route to taking the title on Sunday. The 31-year-old Kipsang clocked a time of two hours, three minutes and 23 seconds to better the previous mark set two years […]

2013 Berlin Marathon: Women’s race: Kiplagat wins

In the 40th edition of the Berlin Marathon, Kenyan Florence Kiplagat took the lead and held it for the win at 2:21:13, 1:15 ahead of Kenyan Sharon Cherop, at 41 years old, German Irina Mikitenko set a new master record at 2:24:54, taking 3rd.

2013 Berlin Marathon: Women’s race: Kiplagat interview

2011 winner Kenyan Florence Kiplagat talks her race, winning her second Berlin Marathon.

2013 Berlin Marathon: Men’s race: Kipsang interview

The Olympic Bronze medalist, Kenyan Wilson Kipsang talks about his race and breaking the world record.

2013 Berlin Marathon: Men’s race: Kipsang wins

In the 40th edition of the BMW Berlin Marathon, Olympic Bronze medalist, Kenyan Wilson Kipsang broke the world record by 15 seconds winning in a time of 2:03:23. Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge was 32 seconds back in 2nd.

2013 Berlin Marathon

The Berlin Marathon is a major running and sporting event held annually in Berlin, Germany. The official marathon distance of 42.195 kilometers (26 miles 385 yards) is set up as a city-wide road race for both professional and amateur runners.

2013 Berlin Marathon (mobile)

The Berlin Marathon is a major running and sporting event held annually in Berlin, Germany. The official marathon distance of 42.195 kilometers (26 miles 385 yards) is set up as a city-wide road race for both professional and amateur runners. This event airs Sept 29 @2:30amET.

2013 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour: Berlin: Men’s Best Scores

Check out the best scores from a head block, to great rally to a ball that is still live, all from the Men’s medal matches.

2013 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour: Berlin: Brazil wins Gold

The young team of Vitor Felipe and Evandro Oliveria, (BRA) get their first Grand Slam win over Konstantin Semenov and Viascheslav Krasilnikov (RUS) 21-23, 21-13, 15-10

2013 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour: Berlin: Spain wins Bronze

Men’s Bronze Medal Match, Pablo Herrera and Adrian Gavira (ESP) take down the upstart Italian team of Andrea Tomatis and Alex Ranghieri 21-19, 21-16.

2013 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour: Berlin: Brazil wins Gold

Women’s Gold Medal Match, Talita Antunes and Taiana Lima (BRA) win their 5th tournament this season, just barely over the home team Katrin Holtwick and Ilka Semmler (GER), 16-21, 23-21, 15-12.

2013 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour: Berlin: Best Scores

Check out the best scores from the women’s medal matches.

2013 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour: Berlin: USA wins Bronze

Women’s Bronze Medal Match, Jennifer Fopma and Brooke Sweat (USA) win their first FIVB medal, defeating Kristyna Kolocova and Marketa Slukova (CZE) 21-18, 17-21, 15-12.

2013 FINA Swimming World Cup: Berlin: Day 2

This year, and for the first time in the history of this competition, the series will kick off on August 7 in Eindhoven, a new Organizer in the series. This shift in the World Cup calendar is aimed at enhancing the participation and exposure of this event by attracting more athletes who will be competing in peak form at the World Championships. The World Cup series 2013 will finish on November 14 in Beijing.

2013 FINA Swimming World Cup: Berlin: Day 1

This year, and for the first time in the history of this competition, the series will kick off on August 7 in Eindhoven, a new Organizer in the series. This shift in the World Cup calendar is aimed at enhancing the participation and exposure of this event by attracting more athletes who will be competing in peak form at the World Championships. The World Cup series 2013 will finish on November 14 in Beijing.

Meyers and Eberling back on the podium with silver medal performance

WINTERBERG, Germany (Dec. 8, 2012)- Three North American sleds finished in the top four in this morning’s women’s bobsled World Cup race in Winterberg, and two were U.S. teams. Elana Meyers (Douglasville, Ga.) and Katie Eberling (Palos Hills, Ill.) slid a silver medal performance, while Jamie Greubel (Newtown, Pa.) and Emily Azevedo (Chico, Calif.) were […]

Mutai beats Kimetto to win Berlin marathon

Geoffrey Mutai, left, of Kenya crosses the finish line to win the 39th Berlin Marathon ahead of his second placed fellow countryman Dennis Kimetto, right, in Berlin, Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber) By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN, Sept 30 (Reuters) – Kenyan favorite Geoffrey Mutai survived a brave challenge by compatriot and marathon debutant […]

2012 Berlin Marathon: Potty Break

Jan Fitschen, the top Germany finisher on the day in 14th place, lost some precious time as he had to answer natures call in mid-race.

2012 Berlin Marathon: Geoffrey Muati Interview

Geoffrey Muati and fellow Kenyan, Dennis Kimetto, talked about their one-two finish and the missed World Record.

2012 Berlin Marathon: Abreu Kebede Interview

Abreu Kebede (ETH) talkes about her second Berlin Marathon win.

Kebede wins 2012 Berlin Marathon Women’s Race

Aberu Kebede (ETH) wins her second Berlin marathon with a personal best time of 2:20:30, winning by 49 seconds.

Mutai wins 2012 Berlin Marathon

Though the world record was not meant to be for Geoffrey Mutai (KEN), he managed a perfect race with his team, winning at 2:04:15. First time racer Dennis Kimetto (KEN) was a second behind for second place.

2012 Berlin Marathon (REPLAY)

The Berlin Marathon is a major running and sporting event held annually in Berlin, Germany. The official marathon distance of 42.195 km (26 miles 385 yards) is a city-wide road race where professional athletes and amateur runners jointly participate.

2009 IAAF World Championships, Berlin: Bolt Wins Gold x3

In the 2009 IAAF World Championships in Berlin, Jamaica’s Usuain Bolt won gold medals in the 100m, the 200m and the 4x100m relay, and set new world records in two of the three.

2011 Berlin Marathon: Paula Radcliffe gets Olympic qualifying time

Paula Radcliffe of Great Britain finishes third in 2:23:46 to earn an Olympic qualifying time at the Berlin Marathon.

2011 Berlin Marathon: Florence Kiplagat wins women’s race

Kenya’s Florence Kiplagat wins the women’s race at the Berlin Marathon in 2:19:44.

2011 Berlin Marathon: Haile Gebrselassie drops out

Haile Gebrselassie of Ethiopia stops running at the 27.2 kilometer mark, resumes racing only to drop out later during the Berlin Marathon.

2011 FINA World Cup Berlin: Phelps wins 400m IM

Oct. 22, 2011: Watch as American Michael Phelps wins the 400m IM at the FINA World Cup meet in Berlin.

2009 IAAF World Championships, Berlin: Bolt Wins Gold x3

In the 2009 IAAF World Championships in Berlin, Jamaica’s Usuain Bolt won gold medals in the 100m, the 200m and the 4x100m relay, and set new world records in two of the three.

Dennis Kimetto Shatters Marathon World Record

Dennis Kimetto of Kenya poses next to the timekeeping vehicle displaying his new world record (REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke) BERLIN, Sept 28 (Reuters) – Kenya’s Dennis Kimetto smashed the marathon world record in Berlin on Sunday, winning the race in a time of two hours, two minutes and 57 seconds after setting a scintillating pace from the start […]

Shalane Flanagan Targets the American Women’s Marathon Record

Shalane Flanagan will attempt to set the American women’s marathon record at the Berlin Marathon (Bob Levey/Getty Images) By Seth Rubinroit What to know before watching the 2014 Berlin Marathon on Universal Sports on Sunday, September 28 at 12 PM ET (or LIVE online at 2:30 AM ET). World’s Fastest Course The Berlin Marathon is […]

Two German Cities Interested in a 2024 Olympic Bid

By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN, Sept 1 (Reuters) – Germany’s Berlin and Hamburg, eager to launch a summer Olympics candidacy, have proposed modest, inner-city concepts for the Olympics with the country to decide in the coming months if and which city will bid for the 2024 Games. The two cities are slugging it out for the […]

Hardy retracing her roots after stormy few years

(Reuters) – After years of turbulence, Jessica Hardy has gone full circle, returning to the event that launched her rocky swimming career. Once the world’s premier female breaststroke swimmer, the American has set her sights on regaining her mantle after a choppy few years when everything seemed against her. Hardy qualified for the 2008 Beijing […]

Poland’s Wlodarczyk sets women’s hammer world record

(Reuters) – Poland’s European hammer champion Anita Wlodarczyk set a world record of 79.58 metres at the ISTAF meeting in Berlin’s Olympic stadium on Sunday. The London 2012 Olympics silver medallist improved the world record by 16 centimetres from the 79.42 set by Germany’s Betty Heidler in 2011. Heidler finished second on Sunday. “A standing […]

Meilutyte gears up for gold at Youth Olympics, China top table

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/CLAUS FISKER/SCANPIX DENMARK (Reuters) – London Games gold medalist Ruta Meilutyte cruised through to the women’s 100 meters breaststroke final at the Youth Olympic Games on Tuesday, while China surged to the top of the medals table on the third day of competition in Nanjing. Lithuanian Meilutyte, the world record holder over 50m in […]

 
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