Sabrina Mockenhaupt will be at the start at the AVON RUNNING Berlin
Women’s Run on May 21. Race director Mark Milde announced today that
Mockenhaupt, currently Germany’s strongest female 10000m runner has
committed to the race. “We are pleased that Sabrina Mockenhaupt will be
starting for the first time at one of the larger Berlin road races,“
says Mark Milde.
The 24-year old runner from the LG Sieg sport club had a fantastic
start into the World Championship seaon. Sabrina Mockenhaupt won the
10000m Europa Cup in Barakaldo (Spain) on April 2, running a personal
best time of 31:21.28. That makes her the third fastest female
German 10000m runner of all times. Sabrina Mockenhaupt followed with
road race victories in Korschenbroich (5km) and in Wurzburg (10km). She
is the favourite for the 10km race in Berlin on May 21.
For the 22nd edition of the AVON RUNNING Berlin Women’s Run, event
organiser SCC RUNNING has already received over 8,500 registrations.
That is about 10% more than at the same time last year. In 2004, 11,142
women and girls participated. This year over 12,000 participants are
expected. The registration deadline for the 5 and 10 km races for
runners, walkers, and Nordic walkers is this coming Wednesday (May 4).
Late registration will then only be possible on the two days before the
race at Karstadt Sport (Joachimstaler Straße).
Further information is available at tel: 030 – 3012 8810 or
online at: www.berliner-frauenlauf.de