The 26.2 mile urban course starts and finishes at Atlantic Station taking participants on a tour of Atlanta past well-known Atlanta sites and neighborhoods such as Georgia Tech, Centennial Olympic Park, Georgia Aquarium, Turner Field, Grant Park, Oakland Cemetery, Martin Luther King Center, Piedmont Park, Buckhead and the famous Peachtree Road.
Rankings will be listed for 2017 at the end of the year.
Its Course Score of 97.07 ranks it as the th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the th fastest course in Georgia.
The typical race time temperature and humidity levels are within the ideal range for optimal marathon performance. This, coupled with the Course Score, gives the Atlanta Marathon a PR Score of 97.07. This PR Score ranks it as the th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the th fastest in Georgia.
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