On September 16, 2018, the date of the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON, the XII Abbott World Marathon Majors Championship Wanda Age Group World Rankings began, which will include another 50 marathons around the world chosen for their technical and organizational level, marathons that will take place over a period of one year until the next BMW BERLIN-MARATHON on September 29 in 2019. In South America, only the São Paulo and Santiago and Sao Marathons were chosen.
Athletes who participate in the 25th São Paulo International Marathon 2019 and who also compete in one of these 50 selected marathons and who belong to the age group of 40 years and above will earn points according to their gender, age and time obtained in the race. They will participate in the "AbbottWMM Wada Age Group World Ranking", considering the two best results obtained in this group of marathons and, thus, competing to be present in the final stage of the 12th Abbott World Marathon Majors Wanda Age Group World Rankings Championship will take place at the London Marathon in April 2020.
How to score in the São Paulo Marathon in order to participate in the Championship:
Sign up at www.maratonadesaopaulo.com.br where all the necessary information for your registration and participation in the 25th São Paulo International Marathon that will take place on April 7, 2019 is available.
All athletes within the age groups listed below, regularly enrolled and completing the 25th São Paulo International Marathon in 2019, an event chosen as a qualifying event for the AbbottWMM Wanda Age Group Championship World Ranking, will be participating.
Age ranges for men and women:
40-44 / 45-49 / 50-54 / 55-59 / 60-64 / 65-69 / 70-74 / 75-79 / 80+
For more information on the qualifying points system and details of that World Championship, access the link: https://www.worldmarathonmajors.com/agwr/how-it-works
To follow your category (AGE GROUP) and the updated results of the ranking with the score of the leaders of the age groups, visit the following link: https://www.worldmarathonmajors.com/agwr/rankings/