Airport Night Run 201412.04.2014
From the start to the finishing line in 75:22 minutes: this is the time that the winner, Daniel Naumann, took to complete the half-marathon. A total of 3,856 runners competed in the Airport Night Run on 12 April 2014. In beautiful weather, the runners successfully completed the race around the Berlin Brandenburg Airport site. At the evening event, 1,277 of the contestants ran the half-marathon (21.0975 kilometres) while 2,579 opted for the 10-kilometre race. The course took the runners over the illuminated south runway, past the German Air Traffic Control tower, the terminal and the south pier of BER. This is the eighth time that the Airport Run has been held. As in the previous year, this year’s event was held as a Night Run and the starting shot was fired at 7 p.m. The Airport Night Run was organised by Berlin Läuft GmbH on the grounds of Berlin Brandenburg Airport.
The contestants ran truly impressive times: the winner of the half-marathon was Daniel Naumann from Henningsdorf who completed the course in 1:15:22 hours. The winner of the women’s ranking was Julia Kind from Berlin with a time of 1:26:29 hours. The winner of the 10-kilometre race was Bernd Romeikat from Berlin who finished the course in 33:43 minutes. In the women’s ranking the winner of the previous two races, Karsta Parsiegla from Teltow, came first with a time of 40:39 minutes.
This year, several schools from the vicinity of the airport competed in the Airport Night Run for the first time. The Villa Elisabeth Gymnasium in Wildau was the school with the most contestants and received a cheque for €150 as a prize.