You can find precise information on how to register for the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON Inline Skating here.
The BMW BERLIN-MARATHON Inline Skating is organised according to the regulations for competition of the German Roller Sports and Inline Federation (DRIV).
- Participants aged 17 (age group 2002) and older are authorized to attend the race.
- On the course, only inline skates (wheel size max. 125 mm ) and quad skates are permitted.
- Helmets are obligatory for all inline skaters! Further protective equipment is recommended.
The registration fee is staggered:
- 1-4,000 registrations €75
- from registration 4,001 €95
- The registration fee is 125 Euros + the inline skating fee valid on the day of your registration.
- A double start is ONLY possible for runners who have a starting spot!
Your BMW BERLIN-MARATHON package (only available for participants)
- 20 min massage (at the MARATHON EXPO and only available within this package)
- 1 adidas Event-Shirt
- 1 medal engraving
Please note that this massage is only available on the days of the MARATHON EXPO from September 26 -28, 2019 and only bookable within this package. On the day of the event there will be massages (free of charge) for all participants in the finish area.
Medal engraving with your BMW BERLIN-MARATHON finishing time
Pre-order the medal engraving and have your personal finishing time engraved in your medal in the fnish area – hassle-free with no need for cash.
Your HD race video
Preserve your memory of the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON in HD quality as a 1.5 gigabyte download of your race in a zip file format. See your marathon race recorded by two cameras (km 21 and finish) and share it with your family and friends via Facebook and Twitter. The video download also includes the highlights and a course view of the race.
The link for the video download will be sent to you by e-mail a few days after the race. There will be extra costs for purchasing a DVD.
Your carbo-boost – the Pastalounge
In 2018 we initiated the „Pastalounge“ for you to brace yourself for the upcoming 42,195 km race and to get to know fellow runners in a pleasant atmosphere.
The „Pastalounge“ is situated in the so-called „Showroom“ at hangar 5.
Enjoy an Italian inspired pasta buffet, non-alcoholic drinks as well as a glass of "ERDINGER Alkoholfrei" at the following hours:
•Thursday, September 26th, 02:30 p.m.- 06:30 p.m.
•Friday, September 27th,12:00 a.m. – 07:00 p.m.
•Saturday, September 28th, 12:00 a.m. – 06:00 p.m.
Price made with race entry: €20
Price on site: €25*
*bookable as long as places are available.
If you have pre-ordered the "Pastalounge" or a massage with the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON package, you will receive an e-mail with further information on how to reserve your preferred time slot around ten days prior to the event.
Your Insider T-shirt
Show the world that you'll be a part of the 2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON and order your blue adidas Insider T-shirt! The edition is strictly limited. You can ordered it online.
- Material: functional material with print at the front and back
- Color: mystery ink
- Delivery: end of January 2019
Your adidas Finisher T-shirt
Show the world that you are part of the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON community and let everyone know that you are a finisher.
Make sure to pre-order it when you register, since this limited edition is only available while stock lasts.
- Material: 100% polyester
- Design: surprise
Your adidas Event-Shirt
Enjoy the 2019 BMW BERLIN-MARTATHON with the adidas Event-Shirt, designed especially for this event.
Make sure to pre-order when you register, since this limited edition is only available only while stock lasts.
- Material: 100% Polyester
- Design: surprise
Your official Response Jacket of the 2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON
This runners jacket was especially designed to protect you from wind and slight rain while providing maximum breathability and comfort. The color-combination was designed exclusivly for the 2019 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON. A unique souvenir!
- You will get all your pre-ordered products at the MARATHON EXPO as well as your race materials.
- adidas size chart Download
Not enough for you? Find the complete collection online or at the MARATHON EXPO.
Saturday, September 28, 2019
- 11:30 a.m.: Kids Skating at the marathon home stretch
- 03:10 p.m.: mini-MARATHON
- 03:30 p.m.: Inline Skating Marathon
Sunday, September 29, 2019
- 08:50 a.m.: Handbikers (top athletes)
- 08:56 a.m.: Wheelchair competitors
- 08:59 a.m.: Handbikers
- from 09:15 a.m.: Runners (4 starting waves)
- Time limit: 2:30 hours net (after passing the timing mat)
- The schedule and course are subject to change.
Your start card
- is your personal ticket to the MARATHON EXPO and thereby to your race kit
- will be sent out by e-mail in mid September 2019 (please check your spam/junk folder).
Your race kit
You get your race kit:
- ONLY at the MARATHON EXPO 2019 and ONLY during the opening hours:
- Thursday: Sep. 26, 2019: 02:00 p.m. - 08:00 p.m.
- Friday: Sep. 27, 2019: 11:00 a.m. - 08:00 p.m.
- Saturday: Sep. 28, 2019: 09:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
- former airport Tempelhof, Platz der Luftbrücke 5, 12101 Berlin
- ONLY with your start card AND a picture ID (passport, driver's license)
- ONLY in person (no power of attorney accepted in any case)!
Your race kit consists of:
- a bib number and safety pins
- an athlete's wristband – we attach it to your wrist at the MARATHON EXPO. It is your ticket to the start area – do NOT remove it before leaving the finish area.
- a rental chip, if ordered (if you have your own chip, please bring it with you)
- a clothing bag
- a goodie-bag with presents from our sponsors
- vouchers on your bib number for a water bottle and your pre-ordered merchandise from the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON collection
If you have pre-ordered the "Pastalounge" or a massage within the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON package, you will receive an e-mail with further information on how to reserve your preferred time slot around ten days prior to the event.
Please find all information regarding the course here.
Categories according to the German Rollersports and Inline Federation 2018 (DRIV).
We classify and honor our participants in the following categories:
- Masters (1989 and older)
- Seniors (1990- 2000)
- Juniors (2001-2002)
There will be separate rankings for men and women.
If you participate with quad skates and have selected this category in the online registration, you will be listed in a separate ranking.
- Time keeping is done exclusively with the ChampionChip!
- The ChampionChip is a small plastic transponder that has to be fastened on your skate (no metal contact!) and will measure your personal race time.
- Please find the different possibilities below.
Owner of a chip
Please provide your chip number during the registration process (seven-figure combination of digits and letters) .
You can purchase your chip during registration – it’s that easy:
- The amount will be billed together with your other fees.
- Your data will be saved in our system.
- The chip will be delivered via postal mail.
- You can use the chip for many different events worldwide.
⇒ Price: €31
You decide for a rental chip:
- The one-time rental fee is €6.
- Return the chip within two hours after the event.
Chip-rental with purchase option
- You choose the chip rental during the registration for the one-time rental fee of €6.
- You do not return the chip but rather keep it after the event – the purchase option is triggered!
- €25 (difference between the already payed rental fee and purchasing price) will automatically be billed to your provided method of payment.
There are different locations in the finish area where you can return your chip until 08:00 p.m. If you have not returned the chip by 08:00 p.m., the purchase option is triggered.
A marathon guide service is offered by "Experts in Speed". More information and registration is available here (in German only).
The medical care is in the responsibility of the medical team from the organzier as well as from additional paramedics. The assigned staff is authorized and obligated to remove participants from the race who are hurt or overexerted.
Every person who decides to participate in a marathon should undergo a medical check-up at least once a year.
Refund of the registration fee
We apologise for any inconvenience but we are not able to refund any registration fees due to the high logistical and organisational effort.*
Race number transmission
is not possible since it is person and event-related .*
Do I need a medical report?
But: when you do a free medical check- up at the MARATHON EXPO and the doctor advises against the participation of the BMW BERLIN-MARTAHON, we will give you a voucher over a share of the registration fee. To attain the voucher give back your bib number and provide your anonymized data for sports medical purposes. The voucher is person- related and only valid for the event in the following year with submission of the medical report.*
* for detailed description see general terms and condition