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Beantown Marathon

Hingham, MA

Race Dates

2018: Sunday, September 9, 2018
2017: Sunday, September 10, 2017

Course Information

Profile: Rolling Hills
Type: Multiple Loops
Surface: Road/Pavement
Certified?: Yes

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 67°F (19°C)
Average High: 74°F (23°C)
Average Low: 60° F (15°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 97.09
Course Score: 98.66

Race Size

2017: 163 Finishers
2016: No Results
2015: No Results

BQ Percentages

2018: N/A
2017: 37.4%
2016: N/A

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: Yes

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Course Description

The rolling Beantown Marathon is a 6 loop course located in Bare Cove Park. It is held on the last qualifying weekend for the Boston Marathon and geared toward runners qualifying for the next Boston Marathon.

Marathon Rankings

The Beantown Marathon was the 298th largest marathon in the U.S. last year.

Its Course Score of 98.66 ranks it as the 251st fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 6th fastest course in Massachusetts.

The typical race time temperature and humidity levels are above the ideal range for optimal marathon performance. This, coupled with the Course Score, gives the Beantown Marathon a PR Score of 97.09. This PR Score ranks it as the 339th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 8th fastest in Massachusetts.

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Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 75 feet (22m)
Min Elevation: 9 feet (2m)


Ratings & Reviews: None

Finish Time Equivalent

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