The Jacksonville Marathon course is flat, fast, and very scenic with lots of shade. There are no hills, bridges, or overpasses. The course starts at Bolles School on San Jose Blvd. and heads south to Mandarin, does a loop and heads back along the St. Johns River back to Bolles.
Rankings will be listed for 2016 at the end of the year.
Its Course Score of 99.78 ranks it as the 43rd fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 4th fastest course in Florida.
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 Jacksonville Bank Marathon a PR Score of 99.78. This PR Score ranks it as the 34th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 1st fastest in Florida.
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