The Beijing International Marathon (BIM) is an annual marathon race organized by the China Athletics Association and registered by the International Amateur Athletic Federation (IAAF) and the Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS). The race was first held in 1981 and has been held every year since. The race is usually held in October, from Tian'anmen Square to the National Olympic Sports Centre.

China International Travel Service (CITS), Head Office is the designated agency for marathon registration and marathon travel service for overseas amateur athletes. Come to Beijing and run to the heartbeat of China's historic and vibrant capital city.

Registration Guide - Registration for 2014 BJ Marathon is closed

- Full Marathon (42.195 km)
- Half Marathon (21.0975 km)

Date & Time
October 19th, 2014
Entry Fee
Full Marathon: USD 100 per person (3 USD transation fee not included)
Half Marathon: USD 80 per person (3 USD transation fee not included)

* The registration fee is non-refundable . Registration is valid only after the completion of information together with successful payment before the deadline. Failure to pay will lead to automatic disqualification. Register and pay early as the maximum number of participants is limited.

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Ms. Liu Chang
Tel: 86-10-85228705
Fax: 86-10-65221733/65221730
Address: 0721, CITS Building, No.1 Dongdan North Ave., Dongcheng Distr., Beijing

Important Notice for Applicants

Age Limit:
Full marathon: age 20 and above;
Half marathon: age 16 and above;

CITS receives overseas amateur registrations only. Professional/Elite athletes please contact the event organizer. Participants from Hong Kong S.A.R., Macao S.A.R. and Taiwan, please go to for registration.

China International Travel Agency, Head Office is not responsible for invitation letters in relation to visa application in any form as always, and applicants themselves should ensure that they have no problem with the visa entering China before the Beijing marathon. The registration fee is non-refundable.

Please double check and make sure the NAME and PASSPORT NUMBER you submitted are in accordance with those on your passport. Declaration of false personal information will lead to failures in entry, kit pick-up and the following processes. Declaration of false age, gender or personal information is not permitted. No replacement runner is permitted.

One person is allowed to submit only one application. If dual entry is discovered by the organizer, the applicant will be automatically disqualified, and no fees will be refunded.