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Race Dates

2017: Sunday, October 15, 2017
2016: Sunday, October 2, 2016

Course Information

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

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 56°F (13°C)
Average High: 68°F (20°C)
Average Low: 44° F (6°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 97.18
Course Score: 97.18

Race Size

2016: 72 Finishers
2015: 91 Finishers
2014: 150 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2017: N/A
2016: 4.2%
2015: 5.5%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The Hambletonian Marathon runs through the rolling roads, farm lands and trails of Orange County. The finish line is on the Goshen Historic Horse Track.

Marathon Rankings

The Hambletonian Marathon was the 480th largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 412th largest in 2015.

Last year 4.2% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 5.5% of runners qualified for Boston in 2015.

This gives the Hambletonian Marathon the 410th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 352nd highest percentage in 2015.

Its Course Score of 97.18 ranks it as the 371st fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 18th fastest course in New York.

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 Hambletonian Marathon a PR Score of 97.18. This PR Score ranks it as the 325th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 14th fastest in New York.

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

Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 568 feet (173m)
Min Elevation: 357 feet (108m)


Recent Hambletonian Marathon Reviews

5 Stars from 1 Reviews
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review of 2013 Hambletonian Marathon.   

5 / 5 Stars


It is a tremendously beautiful course that distracts you from the seemingly endless hills. Perfect time of the year with the changing foliage and the weather was just perfect. Like running with friends but only a lot harder:-)

Race Tips

Of course pace yourself and train on hills as there are many many hills in this race.

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

Finish Time Equivalent

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