Information for the Runners to the Great Wall of China Marathon
How are you,everyone,how is your training up till now?
This is the first notice that we publish today for all the runners
who have registered and who will register the Great Wall of China
No matter this is your first time to Beijing or you often come to
Beijing,you would meet something new for participation the Great
Wall of China Marathon 2019-Autumn.
When overseas visitors come to Beijing,they would be almost landing
at Beijing Capital International Airport (Airport code:PEK).And from
the end of September this month,your flights to Beijing might land
at Beijing Daxing International Airport(The airport code: PKX).This
is a newly built airport for accepting 130 million people every
year.We still do not know the public transportation to the downtown
Beijing and to the hotel.We would update the airport information to
all our runners also in early October.
We have been using Shenzhou(Beijing)International Hotel for
accepting all our world runners.And it is the same also for the
Great Wall of China Marathon 2019-Autumn.After almost one-year
renovation,the hotel would be open again at the end of Spetember
All the runners who have registered the Great Wall of China Marathon
2019-Autumn would come to get your bib numbers.etc.on October
26,2019 at the Shenzhou(Beijing)International Hotel.The hotel is
right in the northside of China National Libary!
The 4-star hotel address: No.31.Zhongguancun Nadajie,Haidian
In the past three years,we had the Great Wall of China
Marathon-Autumn on the third Sunday,and this year,it is the forth
Sunday October 27,and the highest temperature is about 16 degrees
centigrade(60.8F) and the lowest is 5 degrees centigrade(41F) on the
race day.But the Autumn color on the Great Wall and in Beijing is
Here below is average time results of our worldwide runners in the
previous Great Wall of China Marathon(GWCM):
Half Marathon Male:3:30:15
Half Marathon Female:4:17:48
The time limit for the marathon runners is 10 hours and there is no
time limit for the half,10K and 5K runners,but all the runners
should finish the race within 10 hours.
4.Some big events in Beijing
in October 2019:
October 1st is China 70th National Day,and the big parade would be
held in Tiananmen Square.And one week later,one of the most
important conferences would be held in Beijing,the developement of
China`s economy in the coming years would be discussed.So when you
arrive in Beijing for the Great Wall of China Marathon
2019-Autumn,you would see the very happy festival atmosphere every
where in Beijing besides the Autumn color.
And the promotion video of the Great Wall of China Marathon 2020 and
the Great Wall of China Marathon 2020-Autumn would be also flmed on
the race day October 27,2019.
6.The first time runner to
If you would like to register the Great Wall of China Marathon
2019-Autumn,and if you even prefer that your hotel room and
transportation between the airport and the hotel to be
arranged,please choose Option 3 at the additional purchases besides
the race registration.And here is the registration link:
If you prefer us to book the 4-star official
Shenzhou(Beijing)International Hotel for you,or any other special
requirements,please write to us,it is 106USD for a standard room or
a single room for the hotel.And you would not only get your race
bibs at this hotel,and at 5:30AM on October 27,the buses for all our
runners would also depart from this hotel.
Here is our contacts:
Wechat ID: greatwallmarathon
We would send this link to all our registered participants within 24
hours.Thank you very much and May you all have a very happy
weekend,and we also work on Saturday and Sunday for you.
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Thank you all very much again from all our hearts for your
true-heart support every day!