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Marthas Vineyard Marathon

Marthas Vineyard, MA

Race Dates

2018: Saturday, May 19, 2018
2017: Sunday, May 21, 2017

Course Information

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

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 56°F (13°C)
Average High: 65°F (18°C)
Average Low: 48° F (8°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 99.07
Course Score: 99.40

Race Size

2017: 326 Finishers
2016: No Results
2015: No Results

BQ Percentages

2017: 9.5%
2016: N/A
2015: N/A

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The Martha's Vineyard Marathon starts at Martha's Vineyard Regional High School. The first half of the race travels through Correllus State Forest then through Edgartown on Meeting House Way to Atlantic Drive. The course then goes left up Katama Rd through Edgartown with a finish on Beach Rd, over the "Jaws" bridge with a finish in Ocean Park in Oak Bluffs.

The course is mostly flat with a few small rolling sections. The point-to-point course starts at approximately 80 feet and the finish is at just above sea level at 10 feet.

Marathon Rankings

Rankings will be listed for 2017 at the end of the year.

Its Course Score of 99.40 ranks it as the 114th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 3rd fastest course in Massachusetts.

The typical race time temperature and humidity levels are slightly above the ideal range for optimal marathon performance. This, coupled with the Course Score, gives the Marthas Vineyard Marathon a PR Score of 99.07. This PR Score ranks it as the 128th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 3rd fastest in Massachusetts.

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Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 88 feet (26m)
Min Elevation: 1 feet (0m)


Ratings & Reviews: None

Finish Time Equivalent

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