All the Great Wall Marathon Runners
Are Inspiring the
Great Wall of China Marathon 2023-Autumn has passed
for 17 days,we have not written the summary of the race and every
extremely-wonderful runners from all over the world.They are so deep
and vivid in our mind every day!
Today,the first news,we just use a few pictures to
express our highest appreciation and profound emotion!
Runners from the following 22 countries participated
the Great Wall of China Marathon 2023-Autumn(GWCM2023-Autumn):
Mr.Robert Sielski,over 81 years old, is the oldest runner ever at
the Great Wall of China Marathon in the past 22 years!He is from
Robert completed the half marathon with 7 hours and
11 minutes and 09 seconds.The time limit for the Great Wall of China
Marathon is 10 hours.Robert inspired all the runners,all the
spectators and all the working staff on the race day October
This boy is 7 years old and half,he is from China,so
unbelievable that he finished the half marathon with over 6 hours
and 30 minutes!
After the race,he told us that he would like to
challenge to run the marathon at the 23rd Great Wall of China
Marathon to be held on May 1st,2024,briefly GWCM2024!
It is not only Robert and the little Chinese inpired
us all,it is every runners who have written a unique legend and
showed us their greatness on the most difficult marathon in
China!Some volunteers on the race day told us that they would very
much like to run a 10K for a try at GWCM2024!
Miss.Joelly Ines from Austria very successfully
completed the marathon and she beacme No.1 for women! Her result is
Last week,Joelly registered to run the half marathon
again at the 23rd Great Wall of China Marathon on May 1st,2024 and
then she would join the other runners who will run the Roof of the
World Marathon(ROWM) 2024,she will fly with us on May 2nd from
Beijing to Lhasa Tibet and run 10K on May 6 and run a marathon on
May 8,2024! This is the world highest elevation marathon!
We welcome you to run together with Joelly either at
the Great Wall of China Marathon 2024 or the Roof of the World
Marathon 2024 or even two together!
Before the start of the Great Wall of China Marathon
2023-Autumn,a Chinese Rhythmic gymnast made a cheering up
performance for all our runners from the whole world!
From the 22nd Great Wall of China Marathon on May
1st,2023 and the Great Wall of China
Marathon 2023-Autumn,by the way,we held the Great Wall of China
Marathon twice a year,some runners who failed to come to run the
Great Wall of China Marathon2020,2021,2022 begin to come back to us
gradually!Yes,we are the only marathon in China that we had not
cancelled the Great Wall of China Marathon even in 2020,2021 and
We welocme you all,about 20 runners have not been
able to come to the race,your entries are permanent.We wait for you
at your convienient time! As you know the international flights
tickets to Beijing were over 2,000USD to
10,000USD in the past three years!
Now the international flights and the price have
become normal! For example,there are over 100 direct flights between
Japan and China every week!And the round flight tickets between
Tokyo and Beijing is around 500USD,and there are 70 direct flights
between USA and China,and the round tickets between Los Angeles and
Beijing is around 800USD.
Chinese President is now visiting the USA,And from
the news in China today that there would be more flights between USA
and China from early 2024! In fact,more international flights
between China and the whole world are still increasing! This really
becomes also one of the best news for all the international
marathoners of Great Wall of China Marathon 2024 and the Roof of the
World Marathon 2024!
Total List of the Great Wall of China Marathon/the Roof of the World Marathon
Well,so much to say,we cannot put everything in a
small shell! We have been able to get accessed to all the
international social media now,and we have already uploaded the
photos of every runners of Great Wall of China Marathon 2023-Autumn
to the Google Drive.We would begin to very actively introduce all
our greatest runners and keep in touch with all our world runners
from November 16,2023 by email,by Wechat and by the below
international social media! Thank you all so much for your greatest
patience and your greatest support!
Great Wall of China Marathon(GWCM)