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Race Dates

2018: TBD
2017: Saturday, December 16, 2017

Course Information

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

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 62°F (16°C)
Average High: 69°F (20°C)
Average Low: 55° F (12°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 106.17
Course Score: 108.05

Race Size

2018: No Results
2017: 87 Finishers
2016: No Results

BQ Percentages

2018: N/A
2017: 35.6%
2016: N/A

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The downhill Hawaii Bird Conservation Marathon starts around 4,000' in Volcano and finishes just above sea level in Hilo.

Temperature averages and calculations take from halfway down the course due to significant temperature changes as the course elevation drops.

Marathon Rankings

The Hawaii Bird Conservation Marathon was the 391st largest marathon in the U.S. last year.

Its Course Score of 108.05 ranks it as the 3rd fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 1st fastest course in Hawaii.

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 Hawaii Bird Conservation Marathon a PR Score of 106.17. This PR Score ranks it as the 4th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 1st fastest in Hawaii.

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Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 4034 feet (1229m)
Min Elevation: 242 feet (73m)


Ratings & Reviews: None

Finish Time Equivalent

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