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Johnny Miles Marathon

New Glasgow, NS

Race Dates

2018: Sunday, June 17, 2018
2017: Sunday, June 18, 2017

Course Information

Profile: Mostly Flat
Type: Multiple Loops
Surface: Road/Pavement
Certified?: Yes

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 63°F (17°C)
Average High: 72°F (22°C)
Average Low: 54° F (12°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 97.61
Course Score: 98.50

Race Size

2017: 59 Finishers
2016: 88 Finishers
2015: 88 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2018: N/A
2017: 25.4%
2016: 19.3%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The Johnny Miles Marathon course consists of four loops of a approximately 6.4 mile loop with a mix of flats and small rolling hills.

Marathon Rankings

The Johnny Miles Marathon was the 30th largest marathon in Canada last year and was the 30th largest in 2016.

Last year 25.4% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 19.3% of runners qualified for Boston in 2016.

This gives the Johnny Miles Marathon the 5th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in Canada last year and the 12th highest percentage in 2016.

Its Course Score of 98.50 ranks it as the 23rd fastest marathon course in Canada and the 2nd fastest course in Nova Scotia.

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 Johnny Miles Marathon a PR Score of 97.61. This PR Score ranks it as the 24th fastest marathon in Canada and the 1st fastest in Nova Scotia.

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Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 86 feet (26m)
Min Elevation: 7 feet (2m)


Ratings & Reviews: None

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