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Ellerbe Marathon

Ellerbe, NC

Race Dates

2019: TBD
2018: Saturday, February 24, 2018

Course Information

Profile: Hilly
Type: Loop
Surface: Road/Pavement
Certified?: Yes

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 54°F (12°C)
Average High: 64°F (17°C)
Average Low: 44° F (6°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 96.03
Course Score: 96.03

Race Size

2018: No Results
2017: 61 Finishers
2016: 77 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2018: N/A
2017: 3.3%
2016: 2.6%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

Race Day Weather Forecast

Race Day Temperatures High: °F  (-18°C)
Low: °F  (-18°C)

Race Start Conditions

°F  (-18°C)


PR Score
(Normal Score)


Course Score

The typical race time temperature and humidity levels are within the ideal range for optimal marathon performance.
Go for it!!!

Course Description

PRs and BQs will be hard to come by on the challenging Ellerbe Springs Marathon course. The loop course features lots of hills of varying sizes throughout the race. The first and last quarter mile are on a gravel road. The rest of the course is on paved rural roads.

Marathon Rankings

The Ellerbe Marathon was the 436th largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 452nd largest in 2016.

Last year 3.3% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 2.6% of runners qualified for Boston in 2016.

This gives the Ellerbe Marathon the 401st highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 449th highest percentage in 2016.

Its Course Score of 96.03 ranks it as the 408th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 14th fastest course in North Carolina.

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 Ellerbe Marathon a PR Score of 96.03. This PR Score ranks it as the 384th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 12th fastest in North Carolina.

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

Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 589 feet (179m)
Min Elevation: 239 feet (72m)


Ratings & Reviews: None

Finish Time Equivalent

If you ran the Ellerbe Marathon in 3:49:00, 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.