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Lake Placid Marathon

Lake Placid, NY

Race Dates

2018: Sunday, June 10, 2018
2017: Sunday, June 11, 2017

Course Information

Profile: Rolling Hills
Type: Multiple Out and Backs
Surface: Road/Pavement
Certified?: Yes

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 60°F (15°C)
Average High: 72°F (22°C)
Average Low: 47° F (8°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 96.13
Course Score: 97.67

Race Size

2017: 169 Finishers
2016: 213 Finishers
2015: 241 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2017: 3.6%
2016: N/A
2015: N/A

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

**New Course for 2017**

The course is now certified and a Boston Marathon qualifier.

Marathon Rankings

The Lake Placid Marathon was the 261st largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 248th largest in 2015.

Its Course Score of 97.67 ranks it as the 342nd fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 15th fastest course in New York.

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 Lake Placid Marathon a PR Score of 96.13. This PR Score ranks it as the 374th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 17th fastest in New York.

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Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 1896 feet (578m)
Min Elevation: 1650 feet (503m)


Ratings & Reviews: None

Finish Time Equivalent

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