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Buckeye Marathon

Buckeye, AZ


Race Dates

2017: TBD
2016: Saturday, December 10, 2016

Course Information

Profile: Downhill
Type: Point to Point
Surface: Road/Pavement
Certified?: Yes

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 51°F (10°C)
Average High: 64°F (17°C)
Average Low: 39° F (3°C)

Historical Weather


PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 101.31
Course Score: 101.31

Race Size

2017: No Results
2016: 109 Finishers
2015: 137 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2017: N/A
2016: 12.8%
2015: 17.5%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The downhill Buckeye Marathon course has a net elevation loss of 660 feet from start to finish.


Marathon Rankings

The Buckeye Marathon was the 387th largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 353rd largest in 2015.

Last year 12.8% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 17.5% of runners qualified for Boston in 2015.

This gives the Buckeye Marathon the 131st highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 57th highest percentage in 2015.


Its Course Score of 101.31 ranks it as the 18th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 2nd fastest course in Arizona.

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 Buckeye Marathon a PR Score of 101.31. This PR Score ranks it as the 16th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 2nd fastest in Arizona.

Learn more about PR Scores and Course Scores on the FAQ page.


Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 1666 feet (507m)
Min Elevation: 1006 feet (306m)

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Ratings & Reviews for the Buckeye Marathon

5 Stars from 1 Reviews



review of 2016 Buckeye Marathon.   

5 / 5 Stars

Review

Nice small size marathon good weather.

Race Tips

Be prepared to run your own race since there are only a few runners on the course.

Logistical Tips (Hotels, Restaurants, Parking, Discounts, etc.)

The start is approx. 23 miles away from the finish , a shuttle brings you back to the start after you have finished the marathon



Finish Time Equivalent

If you ran the Buckeye Marathon in 4:19:00, what would your time in the Boston Marathon be?

See how your race times would compare on other marathon courses using the Marathon Time Converter Tool.