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Layton Marathon

Layton, UT

Race Dates

2018: TBD
2017: Saturday, October 14, 2017

Course Information

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

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 51°F (10°C)
Average High: 62°F (16°C)
Average Low: 41° F (5°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 95.10
Course Score: 95.10

Race Size

2017: No Results
2016: 92 Finishers
2015: 86 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2017: N/A
2016: 4.4%
2015: 4.7%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The Layton Marathon course starts near Fielding Garr Ranch on Antelope Island. The route then crosses the island through rolling hills with the Great Salt Lake to the East. The course then crosses a seven mile causeway and travels into the city of Layton.

The course is mostly flat starting at the causeway.

Marathon Rankings

The Layton Marathon was the 421st largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 422nd largest in 2015.

Last year 4.4% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 4.7% of runners qualified for Boston in 2015.

This gives the Layton Marathon the 402nd highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 372nd highest percentage in 2015.

Its Course Score of 95.10 ranks it as the 418th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 12th fastest course in Utah.

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 Layton Marathon a PR Score of 95.10. This PR Score ranks it as the 406th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 12th fastest in Utah.

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Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 4444 feet (1354m)
Min Elevation: 4203 feet (1281m)


Ratings & Reviews: None

Finish Time Equivalent

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