Run the Zagreb Marathon and qualify for one of the six most famous marathons in the world!
We proud to announce that Zagreb Marathon is now one of the Abbott World Marathon Majors Age Group Qualifier. The qualifying period for the fifth edition of the AbbottWMM Wanda Age Group World Rankings runs from Jan. 01 – Dec. 31, 2023
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.
Dawna Stone, Abbott World Marathon Majors CEO said: "The Abbott World Marathon Majors Wanda Age Group World Rankings continue to grow and welcome new races into the qualifying process every year. The geographical spread of runners and races shows the appetite for high level competition across all ages and an invite to the World Championships is becoming a much sought-after goal.”
Now, Zagreb Marathon is one of the opportunities for all of us who are training and preparing yourselves for one of the Majors!
ABOUT ABBOTT WORLD MARATHON MAJORS
The Abbott World Marathon Majors (AbbottWMM) is a series of six of the largest and most renowned marathons in the world - Tokyo Marathon, B.A.A. Boston Marathon, TCS London Marathon, BMW BERLIN-MARATHON, Bank of America Chicago Marathon and TCS New York City Marathon.
Encompassing an annual series for elite runners and elite wheelchair athletes, AbbottWMM also applauds the achievements and passion of everyday champions from around the world. The AbbottWMM Six Star System is an online results hub that celebrates every runner who has completed from one to six of the races in the series and encourages them to 'Reach for the Stars'.
AbbottWMM je 2018. pokrenuo Svjetsku ljestvicu (World Ranking) po dobnim grupama Wanda Age Group, a druga utrka Svjetskog prvenstva po navedenom kriteriju AbbottWMM Wanda održala se 02. listopada 2022. u sklopu TCS Londonskog maratona.
The AbbottWMM Global Run Club launched in August 2020 and aims to bring together the global community of marathon runners on a virtual platform.