Races for the week of August 20 to August 26

08th August 2018



Triathlons, marathons, and more... Berlin is packed with events this week! Enjoy the last full month of summer and challenge yourself.

Races for the week of August 20 to August 26

by Taylor Fell

Whether you are looking to race for distance, exercise, time, or to run for charity, read below to find your ideal race!


Sportscheck- Sunday August 26

The Sportscheck is an exciting Berlin race with thousands of people. If you’re looking for a longer distance race, this is the one for you. It offers both a 10.5km option and a 21.1km option. For the kids, there is a 450m and 900m run.  All runners will receive a free Under Amour t-shirt, a finisher medal, and certificate. Don’t miss out on this experience!

SoVD-Inklusionlauf- Saturday August 25

The Inklusionlauf is an event that is open to all runners, walkers, skaters, and wheelchair users. It offers both at 5km and 10km run. If you aren’t quite ready for those distances, there is a 2.5km. There’s also a 300m bambinilauf for the kids! The run will be at Tempelhofer Field and start at 10:00 a.m. Make sure you register online!

Vollmond Halbmarathon und Marathon 2018- Saturday, August 25

This race is the perfect opportunity to complete either a half marathon or full marathon and give back to charity! All proceeds for this race will benefit the association Gruppenhaus and Jungenzeltplatz in Berlin-Reinickendorf. The Vollmond Halbmarathon und Marathon is also known for its beautiful course, as participants will get to run around the Tegeler See and the Havel. Registration is open online!

Henningsdorfer Citylauf 2018- Sunday, August 26

The Henningsdorfer Citylauf offers four distances. The main run is the 10.8km run. There is a 5.4km run, a 2.7km run for standard runners, Nordic walkers and wheelchair users, and a 500m bambini run. The venue will provide fruit and drinks post race! There will also be finisher medals for all participants. Register online!

Kossenblatter Schloss Cross Super Sprint- Saturday, August 25

 Taking place just a little outside of Berlin is the Kossenblatter Schloss! This is a triathlon that has three distances. There is the Volkstriathlon (200m swim, 5.2km bike, and a 1km run), the Sprint (1km swim, 13.5km bike, and a 5km run), and the Kurzdistanz (1.5km swim, 31km bike, and a 10km run). Registration is online and the event also has late registration open until the day of the race.



Important News: The first version of the Racemappr App is officially live on iOS and Android! Racemappr is an app dedicated to connect the racing community. We help you discover your next challenge by finding local running, cycling, swimming, and triathlon events. Click on the links below to download the app:

Playstore: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=net.stonewave.racemappr

iOS: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/racemappr-find-local-races/id1364375769?mt=8


Thanks, Taylor!



I am a community manager at Racemappr, the online platform which helps people discover their next sporting challenge, from organised club races to the biggest mass participation events. Search by sports like running, triathlon, swimming, cycling and obstacle race. It simplifies event search based on location and allows organisers to connect directly with the race community. Feel free to get in touch in the comments. Get inspired, and discover your next challenge at Racemappr.

To find out more races near Berlin for this summer, visit racemappr.com.



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