Fjordkraft Bergen City Marathon has been chosen as one of the qualifying marathons for the Abbott World Marathon Majors Wanda Age Group World Championships in 2022.
HOW IT WORKS
- Qualifying period runs from 01 Jan. 2021 – 31 Dec. 2021
- One year period for participants to earn up to two qualifying times and a place at the AbbottWMM Wanda Age Group World Championships in 2022.
- The World Championships will take place in the spring/summer of 2022 with the venue and details to be announced by mid 2021.
- Participants in an AbbottWMM Wanda Age Group World Ranking qualifying race will earn points according to their age, time and gender, aligned with the following age groups for men and women: 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+.
- The spread of the AbbottWMM Wanda Age Group Qualifying Events creates a truly global series throughout the year, giving runners across the world the chance to be part of a new era of age group marathon running.
- A full list of confirmed events for 3rd edition will be announced in due course.
- If a race is held twice during the ranking period, runners can score points in both editions and use them as their two point-scoring races.