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Race Dates

2017: Sunday, September 17, 2017
2016: Sunday, September 18, 2016

Course Information

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

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 60°F (15°C)
Average High: 71°F (21°C)
Average Low: 49° F (9°C)

Historical Weather


PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 97.93
Course Score: 99.04

Race Size

2016: 204 Finishers
2015: 216 Finishers
2014: 213 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2017: N/A
2016: 10.3%
2015: 11.1%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: Yes

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Course Description

**2017 Capital City River Run Marathon is cancelled**


Marathon Rankings

The Capital City River Run Marathon was the 273rd largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 272nd largest in 2015.

Last year 10.3% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 11.1% of runners qualified for Boston in 2015.

This gives the Capital City River Run Marathon the 202nd highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 153rd highest percentage in 2015.


Its Course Score of 99.04 ranks it as the 182nd fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 10th fastest course in Michigan.

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 Capital City River Run Marathon a PR Score of 97.93. This PR Score ranks it as the 267th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 11th fastest in Michigan.

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


Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 911 feet (277m)
Min Elevation: 818 feet (249m)

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Finish Time Equivalent

If you ran the Capital City River Run Marathon in 4:35:00, 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.