What Can Be Learned From (Public) Running Result Data?





Pedestrian flow, Marathon, Fundamental diagram, Social force model


Results from running races is available in abundance. In this contribution it is shown, how this data might help to understand pedestrian dynamics in general, as well as the situation at the start and experience for runners.

Author Biography

Tobias Kretz, PTV – Planung Transport Verkehr GmbH, Karlsruhe, Germany

Vissim Product Management & Services Chief Product Manager PTV Viswalk


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How to Cite

Kretz, T. (2024). What Can Be Learned From (Public) Running Result Data?. Collective Dynamics, 9, 1–11. https://doi.org/10.17815/CD.2024.173



Special Issue of Pedestrian and Evacuation Dynamics 2023