Good news! Marathoners at Wizz Air Cluj-Napoca Marathon 2020 can now take part at the qualifications for AbbottWMM Wanda Age Group World Championships in 2021!
ABBOTTWMM WANDA AGE GROUP WORLD RANKING FOR SERIES XIII started on October 13, 2019 and will end on October 13, 2020.
The Bank of America Chicago Marathon will mark the start and finish of the qualification period for the AbbottWMM Wanda Age Group World Rankings. The World Championships will take place in 2021 with the venue to be announced this year.
Participants in an AbbottWMM Wanda Age Group World Ranking qualifying race – such as Wizz Air Cluj-Napoca Marathon 2020 – 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+.
We are happy that the Wizz Air Cluj-Napoca Marathon anniversary edition is part of the marathon network accepted by AbbottWMM Wanda Agre Group World Rankings giving runners across the world the chance to be part of a new era of age group marathon running.
One more reason to join the marathon race at the event! https://maraton-cluj.ro/inscriere/
The full list of confirmed events for the 2019/2020 may be found here: Curse de calificare
Tim Hadzima, Executive Director Abbott World Marathon Majors declared:
“We are very excited about the response to the AbbottWMM Wanda Age Group World Rankings from marathons around the world. More than 125,000 runners aged 40+ participate in AbbottWMM races each year and this new system will allow even more runners to become a part of the AbbottWMM family. Our system gives runners a chance to run all over the world and all across the calendar on a truly global stage. We want to give them a chance to gain recognition like never before. ”
“We are proud to be working with all our partners to take age group marathon running to the next level and showcase the achievements of these everyday champions.”
For more information on how you can gather points you can follow our page or read more on the World Marathon Majors page. (aici)