With just over a week to go before the 9th Jerusalem Winner Marathon, a record number of international participants have enrolled – some 4,500 people from 75 countries, including the USA, Germany, China and England.

More than 35,000 runners are expected to participate in the March 15th event, which includes six courses, including a full marathon, half marathon, 10K, 5K, family race and community race. KAN's Naomi Segal heard more from Ilanit Melchior, Director of Tourism for Jerusalem.