The record

  • 02:02:57
  • Dennis Kimetto  Kenyan
  • Berlin Marathon
  • 28th September 2014

It has taken 100 years to get where we are today...

Results over the last 40 years

Year Time Name Nationality Location
2014 2:02:57 Dennis Kimetto KEN Berlin, GER
2013 2:03:23 Wilson Kipsang KEN Berlin, GER
2011 2:03:38 Patrick Makau KEN Berlin, GER
2008 2:03:59 Haile Gebrselassie ETH Berlin, GER
2007 2:04:26 Haile Gebrselassie ETH Berlin, GER
2003 2:04:55 Paul Tergat KEN Berlin, GER
2002 2:05:38 Khalid Khannouchi MAR London, GBR
1999 2:05:42 Khalid Khannouchi MAR Chicago, CAN
1998 2:06:05 Ronaldo da Costa BRA Berlin, GER
1988 2:06:50 Belayneh Dinsamo ETH Rotterdam, NLD
1985 2:07:12 Carlos Lopes PRT Rotterdam, NLD
1984 2:08:05 Steve Jones GBR Chicago, USA
1981 2:08:18 Robert De Castella AUS Fukuoka, JPN
1980 2:09:01 Gerard Nijboer NLD Amsterdam, NLD
1978 2:09:05 Shigeru So JPN Beppu-Ōita, JPN
1974 2:09:12 Ian Thompson GBR Christchurch, NZL