With the unique running event Nike Women’s 10km Berlin on June 20, 2015, Nike invites thousands of women to conquer the streets of the capital together with their best friends. At the finish line, the participants can look forward to a brilliant reward: those who reach the 10km line will receive the coveted “finisher” gem, which was designed this season by the designer Marina Hoermanseder.
The Berlin-based Viennese is known for her experimental creations. With narrow silhouettes and refined details such as leather straps, buckles, ruffles and rivets, she creates an extravagant mix of avant-garde and ready-to-wear, which is currently very popular with internationally known artists such as Lady Gaga, Eve, the DJane Peaches or Shooting Star FKA Twigs Find.
The rose gold finisher bracelet for the Nike Women’s 10km Berlin also bears the idiosyncratic signature of the celebrated designer:
"The lively shape of the piece of jewelry, that's my logo, my heartbeat! And my heart beats for Berlin: This is where I founded my label. This is where my ideas come from. In addition, the shape of the bracelet should symbolize the many hearts that will be celebrated on the 20th June, come together and fight for this city, but also for sport and friendship, "Marina Hoermanseder." explains. The arrow on the armband stands for speed: Berlin is an incredibly impulsive and fast-paced city that is always on the move. Fast forward Just like the participants in the Nike Women's 10km Berlin. Many of us have set a personal best. To achieve this and to run to the finish with my girls - I'm really looking forward to that! "
The Finisher's Necklace was produced in limited numbers and is not available in stores. It can only be run on Race Day.
The Nike Women’s 10km Berlin stands for an unforgettable running experience in a unique atmosphere. In addition to the extraordinary route and a race area that provides that festival feeling, the run this year offers a very special musical highlight: the Swedish electro-pop duo Icona Pop will play their only gig in Germany and cheer on the runners before the start. Icona Pop stands for concentrated girl power and was able to celebrate worldwide chart success, especially with her hit "I Love It".
The Nike Women’s 10km Berlin starts at Tempelhofer Feld, leads the participants through the Bergmann Kiez past the Südstern and ends again at the former Berlin-Tempelhof airport - one of the most popular running locations in the capital.