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Madison Marathon

Madison, WI

Race Dates

2017: TBD
2016: Sunday, November 13, 2016

Course Information

Profile: Rolling Hills
Type: Loop
Surface: Road/Pavement
Certified?: Yes

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 63°F (17°C)
Average High: 74°F (23°C)
Average Low: 51° F (10°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 97.71
Course Score: 97.71

Race Size

2016: 909 Finishers
2015: 978 Finishers
2014: 1,271 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2016: 8.4%
2015: 8.5%
2014: 8.1%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: Yes

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Course Description

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Marathon Rankings

The Madison Marathon was the 90th largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 85th largest in 2014.

This year 8.4% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 8.5% of runners qualified for Boston in 2015.

This gives the Madison Marathon the 245th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 224th highest percentage so far in 2016.

Its Course Score of 97.71 ranks it as the 325th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 21st fastest course in Wisconsin.

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 Madison Marathon a PR Score of 97.71. This PR Score ranks it as the 284th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 17th fastest in Wisconsin.

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Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 943 feet (287m)
Min Elevation: 846 feet (257m)


Ratings & Reviews: None

Finish Time Equivalent

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